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Welcome to the Home of the Marching Vikings!

Northland High School of Columbus City Schools

Our Mission:

NIMPA is a non-profit organization whose purpose is:

To lend all possible moral, physical, and financial support to the instrumental music program of Northland High School, and

To cooperate and communicate with NHS administrators, Instrumental Music directors and parents, to ensure that the Instrumental Music Program is maintained at the highest possible degree of efficiency of operation.

Current News


It’s Pie Season again!  Time to order pies, cake rolls and cookie dough for your holiday baking!  Find your favorite band student to order your delicious bakery goods or voucher from the Der Dutchman from Plain City.  Orders will be taken October 20-30, delivery will be November 23.


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Meet our new Northland Band Director, Mr. Alex Gerhard and Assistant Band Director, Sarah Shively at our August 11 NIMPA meeting.  Mr. Gerhard is a 2013 OSU TBDBITL graduate.  Ms. Shively graduated is a 2015 Otterbein University graduate with student teacher experience at our very own Woodward Park Middle School!


Want to get a head start on your senior year?  Submit a baby picture and your favorite senior picture to for the 2016 NIMPA Awards Slide Show!  Other band appropriate pictures, like Row Dinner snapshots, are welcome.

2016 NIMPA Officers 

President—Misty Williams

Vice President—Beth Miller

Treasurer—Debbie DeLisle

Secretary—Beth Maston