IB World LogoNew Town High School is an authorized IB World School offering the Diploma Programme (DP), the Career-related Programme (CP), and the Middle Years Programme (MYP). IB World Schools share a common philosophy - a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education - that we believe is important for our students.

For further information about the IB and its programmes visit the International Baccalaureate website.


The IB Learner Profile is a list of 10 characteristics that IB schools around the world hope to develop in their students, staff, and families.
How many of these traits did you demonstrate today?

Thinker Caring Inquirer
Reflective Balanced Principled
Communicator Risk-Taker Open-Minded


The mission of New Town High School is to prepare students for success as knowledgeable and global citizens, future leaders, and life-long learners. We commit to a rigorous 21st century learning environment that is safe and supportive. We exist to help our students grow into resilient, empathetic, and inquisitive individuals who think both critically and creatively and possess the courage and conviction to take action. This will ensure that all students develop their individual potential based on the priorities as outlined in the BCPS strategic plan, The Compass: Our Pathway to Excellence.

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James Martin

As the proud principal of New Town High School, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website where you will find a wealth of information about our school's academic programs, athletic events, social activities, and our Titan family. Here, you will see that supporting students' social and emotional learning as well as their academic success is at the heart of everything we do. I want to thank you for your continued support of our school community. -James Martin IV, Principal

About US

New Town High School opened in 2003. Our academic programs promote a culture of success for students. New Town offers an International Studies Magnet Program, Advanced Placement courses, internship and work-study opportunities, a CCBC parallel enrollment program, a nationally recognized AVID program, a nationally recognized Project Lead the Way Biomedical Science program, a CISCO (computer networking) academy, and an Interactive Media Production program. New Town also offers several athletic teams and after-school clubs.