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Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is currently accepting applications for openings on her Student Advisory Council for the 20...

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May 22, 2017 Newton County School System students were out in full force recently representing the school district in the Georgia Music Educator ...

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May 17, 2017        Clemen...

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May 11, 2017 Senate Bill 10 as signed into law on May 18, 2007, created the Georgia Special Needs Scholarship (GSNS) Program.  The GSNS allows e...

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The Newton County Board of Education is seeking public input on proposed revisions to two policies--Policy EEE-Wellness and Policy IHE-Promotion/Reten...

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May 5, 2017 Newton County School System (NCSS) and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that Snapping Shoals EMC has been ...

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Hello Parents of Newton County Schools, Newton County School System would like for you to participate in an online parent survey.  The purpo...

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May 4, 2017 PUBLIC NOTICE ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENT TO DESTROY SPECIAL EDUCATION RECORDS The Special Education Department of...

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April 27, 2017 Newton County School System will conduct Kindergarten Round-Up for the 2017-2018 school year next week. Children must be 5 years o...

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April 21, 2017 Braxton Buff, Eastside High School (L-R): Russell Danilchuk & David Byrke, Liberty Middle School Seth Carpente...

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April 21, 2017 Ava Jane Teasley, Courtney Britt, and Jackson Grady-Eastside High School Allison Aguilera, Alcovy & NCCA STEM; Nia Davi...

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April 12, 2017 The Georgia Department of Education has announced that Flint Hill Elementary School has met the exit criteria and is no longer on the ...

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March 30, 2017 Allie Danilchuk South Salem Elementary Leshauna Nelson & Tanner Jaynes Oak Hill Elementary The Newton C...

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March 19, 2017 Unlike most students, college loans won’t be too much of a worry for Newton High School senior Molly Cady, who recently learne...

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March 17, 2017 2017-2018 Kindergarten Application Information The Newton County Theme School has modified its application process for th...

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March 16, 2017 The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Young Georgia Authors’ Contest. Each school c...

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March 15, 2017 All Newton County schools will release students early on Friday, March 17 so teachers can participate in professional learning activ...

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March 14, 2017 (L-R): Noerine Gray, Julia Kolt, Natalia Sanchez, and Brennen Reilly Veterans Memorial Middle School’s math team won t...

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March 10, 2017 (L-R): Mr. Eddie Johnson, Mrs. Shakila Henderson-Baker, Mr. Trey Bailey, Mrs. Abigail Coggin, and Mr. Almond Turner. New...

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March 9, 2017 Mr. Zack Pitts, Alcovy High School; Joshua Yang, Alcovy High School; Caleb McGowan, Veterans Memorial Middle School; and Mr. NiQ...

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March 3, 2017 The Georgia Department of Education released the 2016-2017 list of Title I Reward Schools today and both East Newton Elementary and S...

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Newton County School System cordially invites parents, community partners, and stakeholders to provide input on the FY17 Comprehensive LEA Improvement...

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March 1, 2017 Jett Rawls and Ms. April Swain, Coordinator of District 5 Regional Spelling Bee Being a super speller can pay off and Jet Ra...

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February 28, 2017 All three Newton County School System (NCSS) high schools—Alcovy, Eastside, and Newton—have been named 2017 Advanced ...

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February 28, 2017      (L-R): Rep. Dave Belton, Emmale...

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Liberty Middle VEX IQ Robotics Team: (L-R): Jahmari Edmonds and Jeffrey Lowe Newton County Theme VEX IQ Robotics Team: Kneeling left to right...

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Click here for more information. This will take you to the Job Center webpage. Scroll down the listings and click on the Job Fair link. Once on the Jo...

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February 20, 2017 (L-R): Mr. Adam Phyall, NCSS Director of Technology and Media Services; Ms. Keisa Taylor, principal of Liberty Middle School...

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February 16, 2017 Newton County School System will be well represented in the Georgia Music Educators Association’s 2017 Statewide Elementa...

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February 16, 2017 (L-R): David Ozburn, president of Kiwanis Club of Covington; Luke Campbell; Karen Booth; Kara Gartner; Ebony Green; Mary S...

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February 14, 2017          Kara Ga...

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February 14, 2017 Alcovy Class of 2017 Salutatorian, Sarah Barrentine and Valedictorian, Jared Griggs    Standing:(L-R): Jared Griggs...

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February 11, 2017 (L-R): Runner-Up, Caleb Ekanem, and NCSS 2017 Spelling Bee Champion, Jet Rawls. For the third consecutive year, Indian Creek Mid...

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February 6, 2017 Eastside High School’s 2017 Valedictorian, Jacob Smith, and Salutatorian, Brigit Joyce.    Seated (L-R): Mira...

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The Newton County Theme School opened in the fall of 2009 and pilots special features, such as the development and implementation of a program which i...

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February 3, 2017 The Newton County School System will host the 2017 District Spelling Bee on Friday, February 10, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at Newto...

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  Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to offer "Come Together! Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students," featuring guest speak...

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February 1, 2017      Rosa Abraham ...

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January 29, 2017 All Newton County schools will release students early on Friday, February 3, for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary and ...

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January 26, 2017 The Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA) will host an Open House on Thursday, February 2, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m...

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January 26, 2017 Newton County School System (NCSS) received a 3.5-Star Financial Efficiency Rating from the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE...

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January 26, 2017 Newton County School System will hold registration for the district’s Georgia lottery funded pre-kindergarten (Pre-K) p...

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January 26, 2017 The Georgia Department of Education today released the 2016 School Climate Star Ratings for all schools in the Newton County Schoo...

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January 26, 2017 Work Based Learning Students from Alcovy, Eastside, Newton College and Career Academy, and Newton High School, along with 50 ad...

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January 20, 2017     The Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals has announced that Clements Middle School principal, Ms. Joy ...

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January 17, 2017 Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to offer "Come Together! Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students," featu...

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January 10, 2017 Eastside High School is a 2016 Platinum Level Greatest Gains School according to Governor Nathan Deal. The Governor’s Office...

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January 10, 2017 The Newton County School System is in the process of submitting applications for two 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st C...

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January 4, 2017 (L-R): Newton County Superior Court Judge Samuel Ozburn; Mr. Almond Turner; Mr. Eddie Johnson; Mr. Trey Bailey; and Superintenden...

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December 21, 2016 The Pride of Eastside (TPOE) Marching Band just recently returned from an incredible west coast trip that included the once-in-a-...

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December 20, 2016 Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 District Science Fair. All middle and high school...

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December 16, 2016 NCSS 2016 Literacy Days Kindergarten-2nd Grade Winners & Runners-Up NCSS 2016 Literacy Days 3rd-5th Grade Winners & Ru...

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December 13, 2016 The Newton County School System (NCSS) Book Bus has been restocked and will hit the road this Saturday, December 17 to deliver fr...

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December 12, 2016 (Scroll to bottom for pictures of winning submissions.) With so many outstanding submissions to choose from it was impossible for ...

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December 12, 2016   The Newton County School System (NCSS) is joining the Georgia Department of Education’s new state-wide initiative t...

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December 8, 2016 It’s official. Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA) STEM Institute has been awarded Georgia STEM Certification, making t...

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December 8, 2016       Newton County School S...

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December 8, 2016 Newton College and Career Academy hosted its annual Networking Luncheon with over 50 evaluators representing businesses, non-pr...

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December 8, 2016 State School Superintendent Richard Woods today released the Georgia College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) for the 2015...

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December 1, 2016 Thousands of people lined the streets, November 27 to watch the 85th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade in Hollywood, California, a...

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December 1, 2016 Parents of Newton County School System (NCSS) students can now track their child’s school bus right from their smartphone to...

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November 30, 2016 ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENT TO DESTROY SPECIAL EDUCATION RECORDS The Special Education Department of Newton County School System...

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November 21, 2016 West Newton Elementary School students and staff not only collected the most canned goods in the district, they also used the m...

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November 21, 2016 (L-R): Loucy Hay, Education Foundation Chair; Katie Sauls, Newton County Theme School; Elizabeth Rogers, Newton County Theme S...

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November 17, 2016 More than 3,500 FFA members from across the state, including 224 from Newton County, attended the 2016 FFA Day at the Georgia Nat...

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November 17, 2016 Front Row: Cory Conrad, Aislin Gates, Taylor Bradley, Gabrielle Crews, Nick Slade, Lucy McDonald, Michael Roper.  Back row:...

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November 15, 2016    (L-R): NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey; NCTS  Assistant Principal, Dr. JoAnna Fish; NCTS Principal, Dr. ...

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November 3, 2016 (L-R): Zackary Fallah, Newton High School and Ralph Brown, Eastside High School and Newton College & Career Academy STEM Inst...

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U.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., recently announced that Newton County Theme School (NCTS) has been named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon S...

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November 1, 2016 According to data released by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE), Newton County School System’s (NCSS) 2016 four-year...

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October 28, 2016 Snapping Shoals EMC recently awarded $15,000 in grants to Newton County School System teachers through the co-op’s Bright Id...

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October 26, 2016        Georgia Scho...

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October 25, 2016 (L-R): Public Health Commissioner, Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald; State School Superintendent Richard Woods; NCSS Director of School Nut...

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October 25, 2016 NCSS parents are encouraged to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey, which is used to calculate School Climate Star Ra...

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October 10, 2016 Newton County School System (NCSS)  is pleased to offer "Come Together! Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students," featu...

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October 6, 2016 Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is inviting NCSS students to design the cover of her official winter holid...

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October 6, 2017    (L-R): Matt Crowe, Covington Ford; Ms. Samantha Fuhrey, NCSS Superintendent; Mr. Jason Smith, NCSS 2017 Teacher of the ...

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September 27, 2016       Ten educators from Newton Coun...

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September 27, 2016     Mrs. Shakila Henderson-Baker, District 3 representative for the Newton County Board of Education, was recently ele...

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September 27, 2016   Newton County School System students will have the day off on Friday, September 30 for a scheduled Teacher Work Day. As Th...

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September 27, 2016   Newton County School System will host the 5th Grade Elementary Honor Chorus Concert on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 5:30 PM ...

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September 27, 2016   Group 2016 #Tes...

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September 23, 2016          Tanahi...

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September 22, 2017   By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year. Important dat...

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September 20, 2016   Newton County School System was notified that Daysean Green, a fourth-grade student at Rocky Plains Elementary School, was...

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September 20, 2016   Seated (L-R): Pam Allen, East Newton Elementary; Jan Hudson, Fairview Elementary; Amy Miller, Flint Hill Elementary; Yolon...

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September 15, 2016 NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey and Newton Federal Bank president, Johnny Smith.  Although Newton Federal Bank was the...

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September 15, 2016 Mackenzie Mallard Eastside High School student Mackenzie Mallard will end her senior year and her cheerleading career on a high...

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August 26, 2016 (L-R): Logan Williams and NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey recen...

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August 25, 2016 Newton County School System (NCSS) will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, from 5:30 ...

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August 24, 2016        Group   ...

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August 16, 2016 (L-R): NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey, Mr. Warren Oglesby, Ms. Kim Donahue, Karen Fenichel, Janice Jones, Joni Smith...

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August 16, 2016     Click here for 2016 Student Advisory Council Application Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Sama...

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August 15, 2016    (L-R): Megan McLees, Dart Foundation; Dr. Lynne DiNardo, Flint Hill Elementary School principal; Flint Hill STEM teache...

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August 15, 2016     The Alcovy High School choral program is hitting the righ...

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August 15, 2016 (L-R): Cory Craver, Procurement Specialist; James Freeman, Property and Inventory Assistant; Greg Goins, Procurement Coordinator; C...

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August 14, 2016     Fairview Elementary School recently received two awesome bicycles from Covington’s Golden Fleece Masonic Lod...

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August 11, 2016        Cousins Middle ...

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July 27, 2016 When Tamara Richardson from Action Ministries was planning to deliver non-perishable food boxes for distribution at the Newton County...

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July 26, 2016  Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that 70 students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their ...

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July 26, 2016 The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) has released Newton County School System’s (NCSS) results from the 2015-16 adminis...

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July 22, 2016    Click here to register for a session: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-greet-with-dr-cobb-tickets-26608008269
July 20, 2016   The Newton County Board of Education has extended Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey’s contract for an additional year. By un...

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July 14, 2016   Newton County School System (NCSS) has received a 4-Star Financial Efficiency Rating from the Georgia Department of Education (...

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July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016 Click here for our 2016 High School Football Schedule. 
July 7, 2016 The Newton County Board of Education has tentatively adopted an M&O millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by...

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  Newton County School System will conduct Summer Registration at our schools for the 2016-2017 school year July 22-28, 2016.  ...

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June 27, 2016 After reviewing guidelines provided by the Georgia Department of Education, the Newton County School System has identified two sc...

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June 23, 2016 The Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development recently announced that Newton County School superintendent Samantha Fuhrey...

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June 23, 2016 Gov. Nathan Deal along with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) announced that Eastside High School has receive...

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June 23, 2016 By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education adopted a resolution opposing Governor Nathan Deal’s proposed “Op...

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June 23, 2016   The Newton County Board of Education has adopted a tentative 2016-2017 budget based on a total millage rate of 20.00 mills: 20....

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 PUBLIC NOTICE Newton County School System cordially invites parents, community partners, and stakeholders to provide input on the FY17 Compreh...

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June 3, 2016 Dr. Artie Brunson will have a brand new job, effective July 11; however, his commute to work will remain exactly the same. The current...

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June 1, 2016 The Georgia Department of Education today released the 2015 School Climate Star Ratings for all schools in the Newton County School Syst...

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May 31, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE: ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENT TO DESTROY SPECIAL EDUCATION RECORDS The Division of Exceptional Students of Newton Co...

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May 26, 2016   The Newton County School System (NCSS) Book Bus has been restocked and will hit the road next week to deliver free books for the...

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May 26, 2016 Newton County School System will be live streaming graduation ceremonies. Simply click on the link below our graduation schedule to ac...

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May 19, 2016     Newton County School System is pl...

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May 19, 2016 Artice Hobbs--Headed to West Point! Hard work in the classroom and on the athletic field paid off for Newton High School senior Artic...

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May 19, 2016 Newton County School System (NCSS) will not administer retests for Georgia Milestones End of Grade assessments. Last week, NCSS announ...

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May 16, 2016 “We are Family” is the motto for Mansfield Elementary School, so it’s only fitting that the school system selected s...

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May 12, 2016 (L-R) Ms. Maxine Driskell, of Clements Middle School, is retiring with 40 years of service. Clements Middle School principal, Ms. Joy ...

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May 11, 2016 The Newton County School System (NCSS) has announced two summer course opportunities for current 8th-12th grade students. The district w...

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May 11, 2016 Newton County School System will administer retests for Georgia Milestones End of Grade assessments May 18-24, to students in grades t...

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May 4, 2016 Newton County School System (NCSS) and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that Newton Federal Bank has b...

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May 3, 2016   State School Superintendent Richard Woods today released the Georgia College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) for the 2...

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May 3, 2016 This morning at approximately 7:30 a.m., Newton County School System (NCSS) school bus #28-20 was involved in a collision with a bicyclis...

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May 2, 2016 (L-R): David and Dajanine Coffee, Rockdale County Commissioner and Art Competition judge Doreen Williams, Demetria Coffee, and Congress...

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May 2, 2016 Please come out and cheer for our Olympians this week! Our schedule is below: Monday, May 2 ...

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May 2, 2016 Newton County School System would like for you to participate in an online parent survey.  The purpose of this survey is to gain i...

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May 1, 2016 Walmart Assistant Manager Dan Brown and NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey. Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce...

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May 1, 2016       Click here for more pictures.  ...

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April 29, 2016 Panel Discussion to Include: Afemo Omilami is an actor, known for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), Forrest Gump (1994), The ...

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April 29, 2016 Alcovy High School teacher and defensive line coach Chris Edgar has been named the new head football coach of the Alcovy Tigers. ...

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April 28, 2016 Indian Creek Middle School media specialist Mrs. Lori McGovern is Newton County School System’s (NCSS) 2016 Media Specialist o...

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April 27, 2016 Does your child get bored during week-long school breaks? If so, the Alcovy and Eastside High School FFA have joined forces to provi...

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April 27, 2016 It’s time for current Newton County fifth-grade students to start planning for their move to middle school. One of the options...

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April 21, 2016 (L-R): Christopher White, Eastside/NCCA; Crystal Sermon, Newton; Hannah Scott, Newton; Ms. Lane, Piedmont Newton Volunteer Services;...

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April 20, 2016   Newton County School System will conduct Kindergarten Round-Up for the 2016-2017 school year in early May. Children must be 5 ...

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April 14, 2016 Newton County School System students receiving free or reduced lunch benefits have the opportunity to apply for a low-cost, refurbis...

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April 12, 2016   Newton County School System was well represented in the recent Georgia Music Educators Association’s Statewide Elementar...

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April 10, 2016 Logan Putnam, Jared Seals, and Ian Kennedy of Indian Creek Middle School won  Second Honors at the Georgia Science and Enginee...

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April 9, 2016 Mansfield Elementary School students in the After School Academic Program (ASAP) planted cabbage, mustard greens, and broccoli in...

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March 31, 2016 (L-R): Dr. Curtis Jones, GSSA President; Ms. Samantha Fuhrey, NCSS Superintendent; Mr. John Zauner, GSSA Executive Director; and Ms....

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March 29, 2016        Antoine Manning ...

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Admission: $6.00 advanced / $8.00 @ door Dates: March 31st – April 2nd Newton High School Auditorium 1 Ram Way Covington, Georgia 30014 ...

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March 28, 2016 All Newton County Schools will be closed for Spring Break from Monday, April 4 through Friday, April 8, 2016. The Newton County ...

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March 24, 2016 (L-R): Team Coach, Mr. Eric Adams; Dillon Diamond; Matthew Briscoe; Jackson Hall; Brantley Proffitt; and Nicholas Anderson. F...

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    The Newton County Board of Education is seeking input on proposed revisions to BOE Policy IHE-Promotion and Retention. The policy in i...

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March 17, 2016 The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Young Georgia Authors’ Contest. Each school could...

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March 17, 2016 The Newton Foundation for Educational Excellence is pleased to announce the recipients of the Foundation’s Spring Classroom Gran...

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March 15, 2016 By a 4-0 vote at their March 15, 2016 monthly meeting, the Newton County Board of Education approved the appointment of Mr. Trey Bai...

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March 10, 2016 The Newton County Schools Work-Based Learning Programs at Alcovy, Eastside, NCCA and Newton High are currently accepting application...

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March 10, 2016 Newton County School System is joining in a statewide celebration during the week of March 14-18 to salute the efforts of local ...

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March 10, 2016 At the March 8, 2016 Board of Education Work Session meeting, Mr. Stan Edwards, District 1 representative, announced his resignation...

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March 10, 2016 Newton County Theme School’s (NCTS) robot-bearing students from Team 11028B, secured the Middle School Excellence Award at the...

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March 1, 2016 Dr. Mariah Buchanan, Consultant for the District 5 Regional Spelling Bee presents NCSS student Jet Rawls with the 2016 Champion's t...

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March 1, 2016 All three Newton County School System (NCSS) high schools—Alcovy, Eastside, and Newton—have been named 2016 Advanced Placem...

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March 1, 2016        Newton County Theme...

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February 23, 2016 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Valedictorian Brantley Proffitt and Salutatorian Lili Yu Eastside High School's Class of...

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February 22, 2016 The Newton County Theme School has modified its application process for the  2016-2017 school year. Please note the dates ...

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      Congressman Hank Johnson and Businessman Hank Thomas&nbs...

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February 20, 2016 All Newton County schools will release students early on Friday, February 26, for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary an...

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February 18, 2016 Newton County School System students brought home several awards from the recent Griffin RESA (Regional Educational Service Agency)...

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February 18, 2016 (L-R): Ms. Patsy Mitchell, president Kiwanis Club of Covington; Baylee Friedman, Alcovy STAR Student; Mr. Edward Kim, Alcovy ...

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February 17, 2016 VALEDICTORIAN & SALUTATORIAN 2016 Valedictorian Anthony Johnston and Salutatorian Baylee Friedman Alcovy High School's Clas...

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February 12, 2016 Alcovy High School junior, Luke Campbell, not only won a first place award but also several of the most prestigious awards availa...

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February 10, 2016  VALEDICTORIAN & SALUTATORIAN   2016 Valedictorian Joshua Suber and Salutatorian Brianna Hayden   Newton Hi...

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February 8, 2016      Eastside High School&n...

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February 7, 2016 Special Olympics Newton County and Covington Ford have formed a new partnership. It is with grateful hearts that the special needs...

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February 5, 2016 (L-R): 2016 Runner-Up Safiyyah Rahim, Liberty Middle School and 2016 NCSS Spelling Bee Champion, Jet Rawls, Indian Creek Middle ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is celebrating National School Counseling Week, February 1-5, 2016! Sponsored by the American School Counselor Asso...

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Indian Creek Middle School’s math team earned third place honors in the recent Division III, Griffin RESA 2016 Regional Middle School Math Conte...

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Newton County School System will hold registration for the district’s Georgia lottery funded pre-kindergarten (Pre-K) program, during the week o...

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The Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA) will host an Open House on Thursday, February 4, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for students interested...

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The Newton College & Career Academy STEM Institute (NCCASI) is currently accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year.  A link to the...

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January 29, 2016 Eastside High School senior Michael Downton has always liked to sing—especially at home. While participating in his middle s...

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January 29, 2016 The Academy of Liberal Arts at Newton High School (ALANHS) is conducting registration for the 2016-2017 school year. Newton County...

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January 28, 2016 On January 26th, 170 Work Based Learning Students from Alcovy, Eastside, Newton College and Career Academy, and Newton High School...

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January 28, 2016   Only 21 students in the entire state of Georgia were selected for the very prestigious All State Jazz Band Ensemble and Newt...

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January 28, 2016 The Newton County School System will host the 2016 District Spelling Bee on Friday, February 5, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Newton High...

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All Newton County schools will release students early on Friday, January 29, 2016 so teachers can participate in professional learning activities. El...

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(L-R): Irma Soriano-Diaz, Adam Fallah, and Crystal Sermon How to pay for their college education is no longer a worry for Newton High School seniors ...

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Some of Newton County School System’s (NCSS) most musically talented middle and high school students participated in the Georgia Music Educators...

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  State's Climate Star survey available through Friday, April 1, 2016.  NCSS parents are encouraged to participate in the Georgia Par...

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  Congratulations to Eastside High School Math Teacher Anthony Chatfield as he has received a 2015 New Teacher Assistance Grant from Georgia Pow...

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EXCITING NEWS!!! The Newton County School System will be conducting a district-wide job fair for new and veteran teachers interested in e...

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January 7, 2016   For the second straight year, Newton County School System students have a voice in public education through State School Supe...

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      Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey has initiate...

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December 17, 2015 Seven Newton County School System (NCSS) schools were recently recognized by the Georgia Department of Education (DOE) for their ou...

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     By: Brie Worton-Cousins Middle   By: Brittani Pruitt-...

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December 17, 2015 Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the Middle and High School Science Fairs. All students who earned...

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December 16, 2015 Elementary School District Literacy Days Winners Middle School District Literacy Days Winners The Newton County School Syst...

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The Newton County Board of Education has approved the school calendar for the 2016-2017 school year. Major dates of interest include: ...

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December 15, 2015   Middle Ridge Elementary School will have a new principal when students return from their holiday break, but she’ll de...

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The Georgia Department of Education has announced that three Newton County schools have been named 2015 Title I Reward Schools—East Newton Eleme...

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On Saturday, January 16, 2016, Newton County School System's local FFA Chapters will host the 2nd Annual Hogs of Hazzard Pig show from 9am to 3pm at t...

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Newton County School System will host a Come Together Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students on Tuesday, December 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p....

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For the second straight year, Newton County Schools will be represented in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, as Eastside High School junior Ka...

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November 20, 2015 All Newton County schools will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday break from Monday, November 23 through Friday, November 27. ...

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The Newton County School Nutrition Department is pleased to announce a new mobile menu app that offers an easy way to view menus right from your smart...

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November 17, 2015 Click here for photo album of visit.  Dozens of eager second graders were all ears when Congressman Hank Johnson stopped by...

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November 16, 2015 The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) has released Newton County School System’s (NCSS) results from the 2014-15 admini...

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November 14, 2015 Walmart (Industrial Blvd. location) Assistant Manager Dan Brown Speaking to NC Theme School Teachers Teachers at Newton Cou...

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   Back Row: Left to Right, Felicia Harley, Janelle McClasky, Stephen Warren, Sandra Shepherd Front Row: Left to Right, Amanda Grogan, Ash...

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November 9, 2015 According to data released by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE), Newton County School System’s 2015 four-year cohor...

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November 3, 2015 Newton County School System will host the 5th Grade Elementary Honor Chorus Concert on Friday, November 6 at 5:30 PM in the Olive Sw...

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All Newton County schools will release students early on Friday, November 6 so teachers can participate in professional learning activities. Elementa...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) was recognized with the Golden Radish Award, a prestigious state-wide farm to school distinction which acknowledges...

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The Newton County School System’s Office of Public Relations has received state recognition for publications produced during the 2014-2015 schoo...

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October 21, 2015   Click here for photo album of event. Kids & Pros co-founder and former Atlanta Falcons player Buddy Curry visite...

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   Click here for photo album of all students and their projects. Project Based Learning (PBL) is a student centered teaching method that...

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Snapping Shoals EMC awarded $15,000 in grants to a number of teachers in Newton County through the co-op’s Bright Ideas program. The grants, whi...

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October 12, 2015 All Newton County schools will be closed next week, October 19-23, 2015 for Fall Break. The Newton County Board of Education Admini...

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October 8, 2015   Click here for our Teacher of the Year Reception Photo Album!  Alcovy High School literature teacher, Kristen Bagwell, ...

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October 1, 2015   One of our 2014 winning submissions. Artwork by LaDamien Norwood, Middle Ridge Elementary Newton County School Superinten...

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September 25, 2015 Teacher of the Year Finalists Announced Today       ...

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September 24, 2015 Does your child get bored during week-long school breaks? If so, the Alcovy High School FFA has just the opportunity you’ve ...

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September 21, 2015 Pictured Front Row (L-R): Leigh Pickrell, East Newton Elementary; Angie Dean, Fairview Elementary; Allison Norman, Fli...

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  Newton County School System high school students receiving free or reduced meal benefits have the opportunity to apply for a low-cost, refurbi...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that 82 students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achieveme...

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September 15, 2015   Pictured (L-R): Mike Barr, Executive Director of Operations; Carolyn Hill, Procurement and Facilities Planning Specialist;...

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September 15, 2015 The Alcovy High School FFA chapter has been recognized as a three-star chapter—the highest ranking a chapter can receive&mda...

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September 14, 2015   The National FFA Organization (FFA) has announced that Newton High School class of 2015 graduate, Paton Day, has been sele...

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September 14, 2015 Congratulations are in order as students in the Newton High School Drama Program earned state recognition recently in the Georgia ...

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September 10, 2015 Some of you have contacted us regarding an alleged threat on social media that has gone viral. The Newton County School System and...

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September 8, 2015 All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, September 11 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary...

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Info provided by Conyers Police Department   The Conyers Police Department (CPD) will be working with the Conyers Crossroads shopping center to...

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September 8, 2015 Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is currently accepting applications for openings on her Student Advisory...

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September 3, 2015 Newton County School System (NCSS) sixth-grade students will take the norm referenced Iowa Tests of Basic Skills (ITBS) during the ...

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September 3, 2015 Newton County School System (NCSS) second grade students will take the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) during the week of Septembe...

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September 3, 2015 (L-R): Dr. Renee Mallard, Indian Creek Principal; Ms. Charlotte Reid, Indian Creek School Nutrition Program; Ms. CJ Maugho...

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  September 3, 2015   Group Test Takers ...

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  Area   # Tested   English ...

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    Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:...

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The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has informed Newton County School System (NCSS) Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey that charges have been filed i...

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August 17, 2015   A Newton County School System school bus was involved in a head-on collision on Mabry Road—just off of Highway 36, this...

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  The awards keep coming for Middle Ridge Elementary School media specialist Tammy Privette. Last spring, she was named Newton County School ...

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For the second straight week, the Newton County School System has received a threat to student and employee safety. In each instance, it has been dete...

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It's time for High School Football!!! Click here for Alcovy, Eastside, and Newton football schedules. Please come out and support our athletes!
    Golden State Foods Foundation and United Stationers have donated backpacks full of school supplies for Newton County School System (NC...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) received an online threat via social media during the evening hours of Wednesday, August 5. The threat to our stude...

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The Newton County Board of Education requests community input as they review and consider proposed changes to several current BOE policies: JCDAE-Weap...

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July 22, 2015   The Newton County Board of Education extended Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey’s contract for an additional year. By unanim...

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July 8, 2015 The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) today announced that Flint Hill Elementary School has been named a 2015 Focus School, meani...

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June 24, 2015 The Newton County Board of Education has tentatively adopted an M&O millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes b...

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June 24, 2015 The Newton County Board of Education has adopted a 2015-2016 budget based on a total millage rate of 20.00 mills: 20.00 mills for the o...

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  The Newton County Sheriff's Office is partnering with local businesses, individuals and friends to provide 4,000 backpacks to be given away at...

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    The Division of Exceptional Students of Newton County Public Schools will destroy records that have been collected, maintained, and/or...

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June 23, 2015 After reviewing guidelines provided by the Georgia Department of Education, the Newton County School System has identified eight school...

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June 23, 2015   The Newton County School System (NCSS) Office of Public Relations has received national recognition for publications produced d...

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June 5, 2015        Benjamin Roundtree ...

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June 3, 2015 Newton County School System (NCSS) Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey encourages all students to read a good book—or ten, during the s...

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May 27, 2015    Josiah Sloan, ​Caitlin Bloodworth, Samantha Impeartrice, & Courtney Cammarata Newton College & Career Academ...

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May 26, 2015     Back Row (L-R): Anthony Glover, Jonte John, Ellianna Bunsie, Josiah Webb, Blake Small, Hezekiah Rodgers, Noble Pryor, an...

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May 26, 2015   (L-R): Zach Bagley, Alcovy; Paton Day, Newton; Hunter Davidson, Eastside; & Katy Coggins, Eastside) Newton County School S...

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May 26, 2015    Front Row (l-r): Rod Boley, Ralph Brown, Shaunna Jackson, Jessica Swann, Chelsea Turner Second Row (l-r): Angelica Jones,...

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May 26, 2015    Tre Lanier, Jeremy Brooks, & Cody Brooks Anyone who’s ever eaten a meal prepared by the culinary arts stude...

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May 20, 2015 The Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that 14 seventh-grade students have qualified for State Recognition in the...

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Newton County School System’s (NCSS) graduating class of 2015 has been a very successful one, when you consider that collectively, this year&rsq...

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May 7, 2015 (Click here for pictures of the 2015 LDI participants.) Twenty-four teachers representing each of Newton County’s schools as we...

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May 6, 2015 Newton County School System (NCSS) and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that Beaver Manufacturing has been...

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      It’s time for current Newton County fifth-grade students to start planning for their move to middle school. One of the o...

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  Attention NCSS Parents, Newton County School System would like for you to participate in an online parent survey.  The purpose of the s...

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May 1, 2015          Ms. Terran ...

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   (l-r): Jaliyah Goss, Christopher Martin, Sarah Schlueter, Autumn Philpot, and Kacie Gartner. May 1, 2015 Newton County School System ...

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  As a result of the passage of House Bill (HB) 91 in the Georgia General Assembly, former Newton County School System (NCSS) students who did n...

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As a result of the recent precautionary recall of all Blue Bell Ice Cream products nationwide, the Newton County School System (NCSS) has made arrange...

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    Many parents of Flint Hill Elementary School have contacted the school and the Newton County School System (NCSS) Central Office with ...

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    April 22, 2015 The Newton Foundation for Educational Excellence is pleased to announce the recipients of the Spring 2015 ReImagin...

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Georgia Orthopedics & Sports Medicine of Newton Medical Center will be offering Pre-Participation Sports Physicals for the 2015-2016 school year i...

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Newton County School System middle school students brought home several awards from the recent Georgia Science and Engineering Fair (GSEF)! In order t...

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April 3, 2015 Newton County School System is pleased to announce that both Cousins Middle School and Alcovy High School won first place at the recen...

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Newton County School System will hold its annual Kindergarten Round-Up during the week of May 4- May 7, 2015. Children must be 5 years old by Septembe...

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Newton County School System had outstanding representation in the recent Georgia Music Educators District IV Honor Bands. In order to qualify for a pl...

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Newton County Schools System (NCSS) was well represented at the recent Georgia Music Educators District IV Honors Chorus. Middle and high school stude...

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   Best in Fair Winners Front (L-R):  Christopher Martin- Newton County Theme School, Sarah Schlueter- Newton County Theme School B...

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   (Eastside High School Student Connor Hudgins) The Eastside Technology Student Association (TSA) recently attended the Georgia TSA State...

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      Middle Ridge Elementary School media specialist Tammy Privette is Newton County School System’s (NCSS) 2015 Media Specia...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Young Georgia Authors’ Contest. Each school could submit one entr...

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    Student associates at the Newton College and Career Academy participated in the school’s Annual College and Career Expo during t...

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The Georgia Milestones End of Grade Assessments (EOG) will be administered to all students in grades three through eight, the weeks of April 14-24.&nb...

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  Members of Middle Ridge Elementary School’s Junior Beta Club recently made a trip to Newton County Animal Control to drop off much neede...

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  All Newton County Schools will be closed for Spring Break from Monday, April 6 through Friday, April 10, 2015. The Newton County Board of Educ...

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  The Eastside High School Academic team won the Division 4 State Championship after cruising through the competition at the Georgia Academic Te...

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    Eastside High School science teacher and assistant head football coach Troy Hoff has been named the new head coach of the Eastside Eag...

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Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen (REACH) Georgia has announced that Newton County School System (NCSS) is one of 19 additional Georgia sch...

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Newton County School System cordially invites parents, community partners, and stakeholders to a meeting to provide input on the FY15 CLIP and distric...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, March 20 for teacher professional learning Elementary (and Theme School) stud...

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The Georgia Department of Education today released its first School Climate Star Ratings for all schools in the Newton County School System. The ratin...

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      Newton County School System is joining in a statewide celebration during the week of March 16-20 to salute the efforts of loca...

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March 5, 2015    NCSS Middle School Winners at Griffin RESA: (L-R) Julian Crockett, Rebekah Emerson, Katlyn Williams, Ateria Mullgrav, an...

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Newton County School System will host the 5th Grade Elementary Honor Chorus Concert on Saturday, March 7 at 2:30 PM at Alcovy High School. Admission i...

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    Back by popular demand, Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that visionary and instructional leader, Dr. Adolph ...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, February 27 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) st...

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  2015 Alcovy High School Valedictorian and Salutatorian    Congratulations to Alcovy Salutatorian Elise McDonald and Valedictorian ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that all three NCSS high schools—Alcovy, Eastside, and Newton—have been named 20...

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     (Alcovy STAR Student Elise McDonald, Newton & NCSS STAR Student Brittany Webb, and Eastside STAR Student Evan House) Newto...

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Parents of 6th-8th grade students. You should have received the letter below when your child brought home his/her Progress Report on February 5, 2015....

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The Newton College and Career Academy STEM Institute, NCCASI, is currently recruiting rising freshmen with a strong interest in engineering or healthc...

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  2015 Eastside High School Valedictorian and Salutatorian   Congratulations Eastside High School Valedictorian Anna Davis and Salutator...

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The faculty and staff at Newton College and Career Academy would like to invite Newton County high school students and their parents to join them Thur...

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All Newton County schools will be closed for Winter Break on Thursday, February 12, Friday, February 13, and Monday, February 16. The Newton County Bo...

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  Newton High School 2015 Valedictorian and Salutatorian   Congratulations to Newton High School 2015 Valedictorian Ian Cole, and 2015 S...

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 (L-R) Jet Rawls, of Indian Creek Middle School was the champion at this year's NCSS Spelling Bee! Jayden Wheeler of Clements Middle School was...

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   Mason Garrett of Newton County Theme School has reason to smile. In addition to winning 1st Place at the Regional Science Fair, his proj...

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  School Counselors Celebrate During National School Counseling Week, Feb. 2–6, 2015  National School Counseling Week, sponsored ...

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Newton County School System will hold registration for the district’s Georgia lottery funded pre-kindergarten program on February 23 through Feb...

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The Newton County School System will host the 2015 System Spelling Bee on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at Newton High School. Each of the sy...

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The Newton County Theme School at Ficquett will accept applications for the 2015-2016 school year beginning Monday, February 2, 2015.  You must...

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Newton County School System  Middle and High School Science Fair have collected their awards and all first place winners will now move on to chal...

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Teams of Robot-Building Students Put STEM Skills to the Test at the 1st Annual Newton College and Career Academy VEX and VEX IQ Qualifiers More tha...

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  The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) believes that a positive school climate is a significant factor in determining student achievement...

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The Georgia Department of Education announced today that West Newton Elementary School has been removed from the list of State Focus Schools due to ac...

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The Newton County Board of Education has approved the official school calendar for the 2015-2016 school year. Click on the link below to view the ca...

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State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge today released the Georgia College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) for the 2013-2014 school year...

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Based on the recommendation of public health officials, Oak Hill Elementary School will be closed for both students and staff tomorrow, Friday, Decemb...

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  Newton County School System is proud to announce that the Newton County Board of Education has achieved the status of the Georgia School Board...

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The State Department of Education (GDOE) has released the State Student Growth Model (GSGM), a metric for parents and educators to better understand a...

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   NCSS 2014 Elementary School Literacy Days Winners    NCSS 2014 Middle School Literacy Days Winners The Newton County Scho...

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  DATA FOR FIRST-TIME TEST TAKERS SCHOO...

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  FFA teams from Alcovy High School, Eastside High School, and Newton High School recently competed at the North Region FFA Meats CDE (Career De...

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  The Newton Foundation for Educational Excellence is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2014 ReImagine Newton Classroom Grants.&nbs...

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November 25, 2014 The Newton High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC program invites the students, clubs, and organizations of all Newton County Schools...

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All Newton County schools will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday break from Monday, November 24 through Friday, November 28. The Newton County Bo...

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Thanksgiving is almost here and a tradition for many families is to kick off the holiday by watching the annual MACY’s Thanksgiving Day Parade i...

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  Teachers at Heard-Mixon Elementary School got a bit of a surprise at a recent faculty meeting when they learned they had been entered into a d...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, November 7 for teacher professional learning Elementary (and Theme School) st...

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October 31, 2014     Indian Creek Middle School was named one of three schools statewide to receive the Library Media Program Exemplary A...

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Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is inviting NCSS students to design her official winter holiday card. The contest is open t...

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The Newton County School System Office of Public Relations has received state recognition for publications produced during the 2013-2014 school year. ...

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According to data released by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) today, Newton County School System’s 2014 four-year cohort graduation ...

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The Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA) refurbishes surplus desktop computers in order to provide low income students with a computer. The Comput...

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Indian Creek Middle School’s Kenneth Hanson is Newton County School System’s 2015 Teacher of the Year! He will now represent Newton County...

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Snapping Shoals EMC has awarded approximately $15,000 in grants to a number of teachers in Newton County through the co-op’s Bright Ideas progra...

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Every year, millions of children in the United States get enterovirus infections that can cause coughing, sneezing, and fever. This year, children thr...

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Alcovy High School media specialist, May Xiong has been named South Metro District Library Media Specialist of the Year by the Georgia Library Media A...

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October 14, 2014 All Newton County schools will be closed next week, October 20-24 for Fall Break. The Newton County Board of Education Administrati...

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To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Newton County schools will recognize National School L...

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Contact: Brooke Hatfield, Communication Coordinator, Georgia Organics, brooke@georgiaorganics.org   ATLANTA— Newton County Schools was...

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The Newton County Library System is holding a Family Tree Contest!   The 3 top rated family trees will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card! ...

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By Alexis Allen     Eastside High School graduate, Lacey Powell, will receive her American FFA Degree later this month at the National FF...

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  Group Test Takers ...

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The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the top three finalists for Newton County’s 20...

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  The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the 2013-2014 school level Teachers of the Y...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, September 26 for teacher professional learning Elementary (and Theme School) ...

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September 18, 2014 By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education approved Dr. Patrick Carter as the new principal of Livingston Elementary...

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September 16, 2014 The Georgia Department of Education has released a list of Reward Schools as part of the state’s Elementary and Secondary Ed...

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Shortly before 10:30 a.m. on September 11, the Newton County School System (NCSS) was notified of a rumored threat against three of our schools—...

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  It’s official. Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey announced today that Newton County School System was granted AdvancED School System Accred...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that 54 students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achieveme...

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  Indian Creek Middle School eighth-grader Ava Jane Teasley is a Broadcom MASTERS semifinalist—one of only two in the state of Georgia. Ac...

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  Eastside High School officially retired jersey number 27 in honor of former Lady Eagles softball player Catherine Lee. The former all-star pla...

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Newton College & Career Academy Career Instructional Coordinator Loineda Dean recently received a $929 Georgia Association of Educators (GAE) Best...

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Newton County School System has been awarded a Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) grant for $216,010 from the Georgia Department of Education. ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) has hired Mr. Tim Schmitt as the district’s new Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) Coordina...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, August 29 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) stud...

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NCSS is excited to present Dr. Adolph Brown at our fall Education Summit. We are pleased to announce that all tickets have been distributed for this e...

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  Area # Tested ...

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At their Tuesday, August 19 monthly meeting, the Newton County Board of Education hired Mr. Chad Walker as the next CEO/Principal of the Newton Colleg...

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Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the ...

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  Members of the Covington Area Employers Committee recently held a back-to-school, school supply drive with the proceeds earmarked for Middle R...

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  Pictured (l-r): Walmart Shift Manager, Jeff Easte; Walmart Assistant Manager, Monica Hudgens; Walmart Assistant Manager, Dan Brown; Ms. Alis...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that visionary and instructional leader, Dr. Adolph Brown will headline the district’s...

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  School has officially begun and that means school buses full of children are out on the roadways. In Georgia, passing a school bus while stude...

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Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is currently accepting applications for openings on her Student Advisory Council.  The...

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    School has started and that means one thing--high school football is right around the corner! Click on the link for the 2014 NCSS high...

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  SUBJECT SCHOOL F...

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  Pictured (l-r): Lee Peck, NCSS Director of Elementary Schools; Shannon Buff, NCSS Director of Secondary Schools; Samantha Fuhrey, NCSS Superin...

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  Pictured: (l-r) Stacy Allman, EPD Environmental Specialist and Coordinator of the GaDER Program; Mike Barr, NCSS Director of Support Services;...

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  Pictured: (L-R): Kim Donahue--Golden State Foods; NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey, and Kim Parris-- Golden State Foods   Golden ...

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Middle Ridge Elementary School principal, Dr. Michael Forehand, has been selected by the Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) Professi...

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The Georgia Department of Education (GDOE) has released its new, Georgia Student Growth Model (GSGM), a metric for parents and educators to better und...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) has been awarded three federally funded 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant from the Georgia Department o...

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The Newton County Board of Education, by unanimous vote, extended Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey’s contract by one year at their July 22 Combine...

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The Newton County Board of Education is reviewing proposed revisions to NCSS Policy JK--Solicitations. The school board will vote on the proposed revi...

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    Course NCSS FY 13 Percent    ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) grade-level results by school show positive increases in both elementary and middle school Georgia Criterion Refere...

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The Newton County Board of Education is reviewing proposed revisions to two NCSS policies. The school board will vote on the proposed revisions at its...

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(Does Not Include Retest Data)   READING % Met...

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After reviewing guidelines provided by the Georgia Department of Education, the Newton County School System has identified eight schools as potentiall...

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  Hard work in the classroom and on the athletic field paid off for Alcovy High School graduate Robert Bullard, as the United States Air Force A...

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  Livingston Elementary School is officially a “Heart Safe School.” School principal Shari Thomas and school nurse Martha Arnold fac...

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  (l-r) Dan Brown, Walmart Assistant Manager; Austin Morrison; Tim Gibson, Walmart truck driver; and Jerome Adkins, Walmart Manager. Covington...

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Pictured: (l-r): Craig Dinn, NCSS Network Engineer; Melissa Jackson, NCSS Instructional Technology Coordinator; and Dr. Gary Shattuck, NCSS Director o...

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  Recent Newton High School graduate Brendan “Trace” Brown will soon ship off to a new life at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) in Anna...

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         Leslie Ochei ...

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The Newton College & Career Academy will host Summer Theme Camps for rising seventh and eighth grade students currently enrolled in Newton County ...

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Although there are still a couple of weeks left in the current school year, Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey and her leadership tea...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) elementary students can participate in the School Nutrition Program’s Fruit and Vegetable Challenge the week ...

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It’s time for current Newton County fifth-grade students to start planning for their move to middle school. One of the options available to all ...

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    Newton County School System (NCSS) and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that the Newton County Farm Burea...

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Newton County School System would like for you to participate in an online parent survey.  The purpose of the survey is to gain information neede...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) students can enjoy fresh strawberries grown on a local Newton County farm as part of school breakfast and/or lunch ...

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After the school day on Wednesday, May 7, Newton County Theme School (NCTS) students and parents will bicycle or walk from NCTS to the Eastside Trail,...

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For the first time ever, Newton County Schools will offer a tuition-based summer learning program for elementary school students currently in grades k...

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State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge today released the Georgia College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) that measures schools and sch...

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   Vitaliy Semenikhin & His Award Winning Project Newton High School senior Vitaliy Semenikhin recently won first place honors in the ...

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   Cousins Student Rebekah Stowe earned Grand Recognition from Duke TIP The Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce ...

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The Georgia Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) will be administered to all students in grades three through eight, the weeks of April 22-May...

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  The Newton Foundation for Educational Excellence is pleased to announce the recipients of the Spring 2014 ReImagine Newton Classroom Grants.&n...

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Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey will host a spring education summit for parents, complete with informative workshops, community ve...

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  Jacob Smith (l) and Sam Potts (r)  Eastside students Jacob Smith and Sam Potts were recently selected to participate in the prestigious...

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Six Newton County School System students have been selected to participate in the 2014 Governor’s Honors Program this summer. The prestigious Go...

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Newton County School System will hold its annual Kindergarten Round-Up during the week of May 5- May 8, 2014. Children must be 5 years old by Septembe...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Young Georgia Authors’ Contest. Each school could submit one entr...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that seven students were selected to participate in the prestigious State of Georgia All Sta...

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The results of the AdvancEd External Review Team’s three day audit are in and Newton County School System has been recommended for reaccreditati...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early for teacher professional learning on Friday, March 28, 2014. Elementary (and Theme School...

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 Alcovy High School media specialist May Xiong is Newton County School System’s 2014 Media Specialist of the Year. Xiong will now represent...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is undergoing the five-year district accreditation process and will host an AdvancED/SACS CASI District Accreditati...

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    Newton County School System is joining in a statewide celebration during the week of March 17-21 to salute the efforts of local school...

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Manage ATTENTION Parents of current 6th Grade Students:   State Change in Immunizations Effective July, 2014 Georgia’s immuniz...

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Clements Middle School eighth-grader Josiah Webb is now known as one of the elite middle school singers in the State of Georgia after being selected t...

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Newton County School System will host the 5th Grade Elementary Honor Chorus Concert on Saturday, March 8 at 2:30 PM at Newton High School on Crowell R...

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Alcovy High School has announced the Top 11 graduates for 2014--there was a tie for one of the slots so there are 11 instead of 10 top graduates this ...

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[Covington, GA ], [February 27,2014]– The majority of Americans feel breakfast is important, but hectic mornings make it difficult to fit the me...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that both Alcovy High School and Newton High School have been named 2014 Advanced Placement ...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, February 28 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) st...

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Newton High School has announced the Top 11 graduates for 2014--there was a tie for the number nine position so there are 11 instead of 10 top graduat...

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Newton County’s three high schools will hold graduations on the dates originally scheduled—May 23 and May 24— now that the State Boa...

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The Newton County Board of Education has adopted the official calendar for the 2014-2015 school year. Students will report back to school on Friday, A...

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The Newton County Board of Education has approved a plan for students to make-up three of the seven missed instructional days due to inclement weather...

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Newton County School System middle and high school students fared extremely well in the recent Griffin RESA Regional Science Fair. Overall,  14 p...

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Despite the days missed due to inclement weather, Newton County School System students will still have winter break this Wednesday through Friday, Feb...

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    Good Evening!   It appears that the threat of winter weather for Newton County will not arrive until well after school ends o...

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    Newton County Theme School at Ficquett eighth-grader Ralph Brown was crowned Newton County School System’s Super Speller when he...

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Newton County School System students brought home several awards from the recent Regional Literacy Days Poetry Recitation, Ready Writing, and Drama Co...

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   (L-R) Mr. Charles Gammel, STAR Teacher; Victoria Wardlow, Alcovy 2014 STAR Student; Eastside teacher Mr. Eric Adams, NCSS STAR Teacher; ...

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The Academy of Liberal Arts at Newton High School (ALANHS) is currently conduction registration for the 2014-2015 school year. Newton County School Sy...

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The STEM Institute at the Newton College and Career Academy is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Current Newton County School ...

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  Eastside Salutatorian Faith Bartello and Valedictorian Jasper Narvil     Front Row – Kimberly Stier, Taylor Heilesen, Faith...

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    National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), will be celebrated from Feb. 3–7...

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Newton County School System will hold registration for the district’s Georgia lottery funded pre-kindergarten program on February 24 through Feb...

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The Newton County School System will host the 2014 System Spelling Bee on Friday, February 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Newton High School. Each of the sy...

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    Winners of the Newton County School System 2014 Middle and High School Science Fair have collected their blue ribbons and will now mov...

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Newton High School principal Eclan David has resigned effective immediately. In a letter to Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey, David...

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The Newton County Theme School at Ficquett is currently accepting applications for enrollment for the 2014-2014 school year. Applications will be acce...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early for teacher professional learning on Friday, January 31, 2014. Elementary (and Theme Scho...

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The Newton County Theme School at Ficquett has begun the application process for the siblings of current students wishing to attend the school during ...

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Per Newton County School System’s request, Newton High School’s 2013 four-year graduation rate has been modified by the Georgia Department...

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Newton County School System will open a second Pre-Kindergarten Class at the Newton College and Career Academy effective January, 27, 2014. Registrati...

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January is Fiber Focus Month! Fiber is a type of carbohydrate that your body cannot digest, or break down, yet it is an important nutrient that has a ...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013-2014 District Literacy Days Recitation, Drama, Read Aloud, and Ready Wr...

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The Newton County School System recently received three grants from the General Mills Community Action Council to support additional resources for sci...

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According to data released by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) today, Newton County School System’s 2013 four-year cohort graduation ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) and each of its three high schools had solid results on the 2013 Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT). Each of ...

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The Newton Foundation for Educational Excellence  is pleased to announce the recipients of the Fall 2013 ReImagine Newton Classroom Grants.  ...

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Children ages 12 and under are invited to participate in Newton County Library System’s Winter Reading Program from December 1st-31st Drop by ...

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All Newton County schools will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday break from Monday, November 25 through Friday, November 29. The Newton County Bo...

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Manage Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey has proposed the adoption of policy JGFGB--Concussion Management, per the Georgia Sc...

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The Georgia Department of Education has released a list of Reward Schools as part of the state’s Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) f...

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Progress reports will be distributed to Newton County School System middle and high school students on Thursday, November 14. The following day, Frida...

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The Georgia Department of Education has created a survey for all parents and guardians of public school students. The purpose of this Parent Survey is...

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Newton County Schools would like to thank Georgia Primary & Urgent Care, an affiliate of Rockdale Medical Center, for donating 20 sharps cont...

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MEDIA CONTACT: Donna Vella, School Nutrition Coordinator, vella.donna@newton.k12.ga.us or 678-342-5963. October 31, 2013 – Covington, GA &ndash...

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Students in Ms. Tina Hendrix's Third Grade Class with Dr. Craig Lockhart, Deputy Superintendent; Samantha Fuhrey, Superintendent;  Sheriff E...

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Porterdale Pre-K Students Trying Out Some Yummy Gooseberries! As a result of a Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) grant, students at two Newton...

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Report cards will be distributed to Newton County School System students on Thursday, October 17. The following day, Friday, October 18, all Newton Co...

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Ford Motor Company Fund (Ford Fund) has named Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA) as a Ford Next Generation Learning (Ford NGL) Community—o...

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Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey will host three education summits for parents this fall, complete with informative workshops, pane...

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East Newton Teachers on a One-Minute Shopping Spree! Teachers at East Newton Elementary got a bit of a surprise at a recent faculty meeting when they...

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More than 32 million children eat school lunch everyday across the USA, and to celebrate the healthy lunch choices in Newton County Schools, students ...

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Seated front row (l-r): Chantae Pittman, Terry Silvey, Kristin Koterba, Julia Riggs, Monique Mitchell, LaTrelle Cawthon, Dr. Kathy Garber Standing...

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All Newton County Schools will be closed for Fall Break from Monday, October 7 through Friday, October 11. The Newton County Board of Education Admini...

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October is “National Farm to School Month!” In 2010, Congress designated this month as a time to promote “Farm to School” init...

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COVINGTON – Hundreds of children, parents, business and community leaders will come together on October 17th at 5:00 PM at a Lights On Afterscho...

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Newton County School System is proud to announce that 72 high school students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achiev...

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Eastside High School’s Ashley Rickard is Newton County School System’s 2014 Teacher of the Year! She will now represent Newton County Scho...

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The Newton County School System has received the 2013 SAT results released by the College Board. The school system’s 2013 average scores decreas...

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State House District 113 Representative Pam Dickerson will sit alongside a group of 4-year-olds on Tuesday, October 1, reading to the group from a fav...

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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced today that Middle Ridge Elementary School is a National Blue Ribbon School! Middle Ridge Elementary ...

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On Wednesday, September 25, 2013, Newton County School System (NCSS) students will join students in more than 40 countries across the world in celebra...

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 The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the top three finalists for Newton County&rsqu...

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Dear Parent/Guardian, Newton County School System and all of its schools are engaged in an ongoing continuous improvement process, of which all stake...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, September 13 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) s...

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The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the 2012-2013 school level Teachers of the Year. Eac...

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The Newton County School System has been awarded the prestigious 18th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award (AEP) for 2013 from the Na...

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Are you an alumnus of Newton County Schools? If so, Newton County School System (NCSS) Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey wants to hear from you. &ldquo...

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Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey is launching a new, Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council to be comprised of curr...

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Golden State Foods Foundation and United Stationers have donated backpacks full of school supplies for Newton County School System (NCSS) students. In...

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Area # Tested English ...

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Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the s...

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Two Newton County School System (NCSS) schools will host parent informational meetings this month regarding Flexible Learning Programs being offered a...

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Cory Craver and Greg Goins were recently notified by the Universal Public Purchasing Certification Council (UPPCC) that they have earned their profess...

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  Fairview Elementary School took third place honors in the recent Big Lots 2013 Lots2Give video contest. As a result, the school earned a cas...

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2013 High School Football Schedule
During the 2012-2013 school year, Newton County’s high school students participated in nine End-of-Course Tests (EOCTs); however, only seven of ...

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  The Newton County Board of Education honored Dr. Gary Mathews on his retirement at the board's June 25 combined meeting. At the end of the m...

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The Newton County School System Office of Public Relations has received national recognition for publications produced during the 2012-2013 school yea...

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After reviewing guidelines provided by the Georgia Department of Education, the Newton County School System has identified seven schools as potentiall...

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Recent Eastside High School graduate Narissa Turner has been awarded a Class of 2013 Gates Millennium Scholars good-through-graduation scholarship whi...

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Newton College & Career Academy Social Studies Trainer Rachel Jacobson has been selected to participate in Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Pr...

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Newton County School System has received notification that Eastside High School senior Mary Lathem has been honored as a 2013 Georgia Scholar by the G...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Young Georgia Authors’ Contest. Each school could submit one entr...

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Contact: Hillary Edgar Vice-chair, Newton Education Foundation NEFinfo@reimaginenewton.org PRESS RELEASE Covington, GA – May 21, 2013&nbs...

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Newton County School System’s county offices (Board of Education Building and Service Center) will begin summer hours next week and that combine...

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According to data released by the Georgia Department of Education today, cohort graduation rates have increased across the board for Newton County Sch...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) preliminary results show positive increases in both elementary and middle school Georgia Criterion Referenced Compe...

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State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge today released the first-ever Georgia College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) that measures scho...

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Newton County Schools is in the process of updating its five-year strategic plan and this time around the district would like to include a vision stat...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce that 15 seventh-grade students have qualified for State Recognition in the Duke University Tale...

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Fresh, locally grown strawberries from Mitcham’s Farm are coming to Newton County School System cafeterias in early May.  This is the third...

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Pictured: (L-R): James Woodard, Principal Newton College & Career Academy; Dr. Gary Mathews, NCSS Superintendent; Carol Jones, SKC Human Resources...

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Dear Parent of a rising 6th grader, Your rising 6th grade Middle School student has the opportunity to make a very important decision about one of t...

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Eastside High School student Samuel Potts and Alcovy High School student William Dobar have been selected as finalists and will represent Newton Count...

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In celebration of the second annual “International Bike to School Day,” Newton County Theme School (NCTS) and Eastside High School student...

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As part of the ongoing superintendent search process the Newton County School System asked members of the public to weigh in and provide feedback for ...

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After reviewing more than thirty applications and interviewing six candidates, the Newton County Board of Education has selected the following candida...

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Newton County students fared well at the recent Georgia Science and Engineer Fair as eleven middle and high school students brought home awards. Ten o...

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The Georgia Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) will be administered to all students in grades three through eight, the weeks of April 16-26,...

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Members of Eastside High School’s FBLA team won big at the recent FBLA State Leadership Conference in Atlanta, and are now headed to the nationa...

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Oak Hill Elementary School media specialist Kimberly Ramsey is Newton County School System’s 2013 Media Specialist of the Year. Ramsey will now ...

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The Newton County Theme School is going to be accepting applications for students entering the 8th grade next year.  Applications will be accepte...

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New, helpful information about the School Nutrition Program (SNP) and a collection of educational materials and resources about nutrition and physical...

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Salutatorian and Valedictorian Alcovy High School’s 2013 (left) Salutatorian, Jansen Lindner and (right) Valedictorian, Briana Clark with i...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, March 29 for teacher professional learning activities. Elementary students an...

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The Newton County School System values parent and community input on the operations of the school district. We are here to serve you and appreciate yo...

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And now the work begins. According to Jim Puckett, Board Development Specialist with the Georgia School Boards Association, 34 applications were submi...

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Newton County School System is joining in a statewide celebration during the week of March 18-22 to salute the efforts of local school board members. ...

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Officials with Challenge Charter Academy (CCA) announced Friday morning that they are withdrawing the school’s petition which would have renewed...

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On March 5, 2013, the Newton County School System (NCSS) was one of 25 Georgia school districts to be recognized with “The Golden Radish Award&r...

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Newton County School System will hold its annual Kindergarten Round-Up during the week of March 18-March 21, 2012. Children must be 5 years old by Sep...

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Pictured (L-R): Shannon Sneed, President Kiwanis Club of Covington; Jansen Lindner, Alcovy STAR Student; Mr. Scott Rains, Alcovy STAR Teacher; Marshal...

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NCSS Schools will celebrate National School Breakfast Week – March 4-8, 2013 Studies indicate that students who eat school breakfast increase t...

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Four Newton County public schools have been named Title I High Progress Reward Schools according to information released from the Georgia Department o...

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Using information learned from recent local and national school emergencies, Newton County School System (NCSS) is in the process of updating school s...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that all three public high schools—Alcovy, Eastside, and Newton, have been named AP Ho...

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Newton County School System students brought home several awards from the recent Regional Literacy Days Poetry Recitation, Ready Writing, and Drama Co...

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(L-R): Brandon Johnson, Amirah Ruffin, Haley Kneece and Jerquis Miller Newton County High School students who attend Newton College and Career Academ...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, February 15 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) st...

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Newton County School System middle and high school students fared extremely well in the recent Griffin RESA Regional Science Fair. Overall,  12 p...

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We want to introduce you to Jonah Barnett. Jonah is not your typical 11-year-old. When he was 13 months old, Jonah was diagnosed with a brain tum...

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Salutatorian and Valedictorian Newton High School’s 2013 (left) Salutatorian, Brittain Hunt and (right) Valedictorian, Alex Grady Newton...

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Valedictorian and Salutatorian Eastside High School’s 2013 Valedictorian, Joseph Ellwanger and Salutatorian, Marshall Conner Bryan  EAS...

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For the second consecutive year, McKenzie Snyder, a seventh-grade student at Cousins Middle School took home top honors at the Newton County School Sy...

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In a settlement between the parties, the Newton County Board of Education has reached agreement with Dr. Dennis Carpenter, Deputy Superintendent for O...

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This month, Mayfield Dairy Farms released exciting news about changes to the nutrient profile of one of its popular beverages, TruMoo Chocolate Milk. ...

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The Newton County School System will host the 2013 System Spelling Bee on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Newton High School. Each of the...

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The Georgia School Boards Association is assisting the Newton County School Board by conducting the preliminary steps in choosing a new superintendent...

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Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 District Science Fair. Over 150 students in middle and high school competed...

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Newton County School System will hold registration for the district’s Georgia lottery funded pre-kindergarten program on February 25, 2013 throu...

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By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education has approved the official school calendar for the 2013-2014 school year. Students will report ...

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The Newton County Board of Education elected by unanimous vote, a new chair and vice chair at the January 16, 2013 monthly meeting. Mrs. Abigail Coggi...

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The Newton Education Foundation is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of the Winter 2012 Classroom Grant competition.  In November,...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, January 18 for teacher professional learning activities. Elementary student...

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Dates/Location    DATE   SCHOOL   LOCATION ...

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All Newton County Schools will close for the holiday break from December 20, 2012 through January 3, 2013. Teachers will report back for a teacher pla...

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Newton County School System has nominated 33 students to the state level interviews for the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program. The Governor&rsq...

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Dear Parents, By now you are well aware of the tragic school shooting that occurred Friday morning at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connec...

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Shernylah Simmons, Sarah Kessler, and Zachary MacFarlane, along with Heard-Mixon Elementary art teacher Spencer Pickens recently attended the Excellen...

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The Newton County School System is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011-2012 District Literacy Days Recitation, Drama, Read Aloud, and Ready Wr...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) and each of its three high schools improved scores across the board on the Georgia High School Writing Test in 2012...

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By unanimous vote, the Newton County Board of Education approved the adoption of an Education SPLOST Referendum Resolution to permit voters on March 1...

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Newton County School System students and staff have once again stepped to the plate to help the local community by collecting food for those less fort...

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Newton County Theme School at Ficquett is one of only 21 schools in the state to receive a grant from the Georgia Department of Public Health and the ...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, November16 for teacher professional learning activities. Elementary students ...

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Three Newton County School System (NCSS) schools will host parent informational meetings this week regarding new Flexible Learning Programs being offe...

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The Georgia Department of Education has released a list of Reward Schools as part of the state’s Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) f...

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StudyBlue has selected Erik Love of Indian Creek Middle School as an official StudyBlue Ambassador in recognition of his dedication to integrating tec...

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On November 2nd and 3rd three elementary schools from Newton County will participate in the Georgia Music Educators Association’s Statewide Elem...

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The month of October is designated by Congress as “National Farm to School Month”! Throughout the month, school systems across the country...

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East Newton Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Julie Thompson is Newton County School System’s (NCSS) 2013 Teacher of the Year! As NCSS Teac...

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The Newton County School System (NCSS) Department of Public Relations received seven awards for publications, including four silver awards, two gold a...

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Newton County School Superintendent Gary Mathews was recently awarded the Outstanding Leadership in School/Community Relations Award from the Georgia ...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, October 19 for parent/teacher conferences. Elementary (and Theme School) s...

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For the second consecutive year, the Newton High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC (MCJROTC) battalion has placed first at the Rockdale County MCJROTC 6...

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Snapping Shoals EMC recently awarded approximately $15,000 in grants to a number of teachers in Newton County through the co-op’s Bright Ideas p...

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The National FFA Organization recently selected, from a pool of 660 candidates nationwide, the Newton County FFA chapter of Covington, Georgia as a tw...

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Newton County School System becomes a National Supporting Organization, Joining the Afterschool Alliance in Sponsoring Thousands of Afterschool Rallie...

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The National FFA Organization announced recently that Newton High School class of 2012 graduate, Josie Stamps of Oxford was selected as a national fin...

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October 15-19, 2012 is National School Lunch Week! This year's theme, "School Lunch-What's Cooking?" is about celebrating the healthy options that hav...

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The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the top three finalists for Newton County’s 20...

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The Newton County School System and the Newton County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the 2011-2012 school level Teachers of the Year. Eac...

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Now that football season is here, Newton County School System is resuming the popular Homer Sharp Stadium Brick Program to benefit the Newton County F...

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According to data released by the College Board, Newton County School System (NCSS) students like their statewide peers, increased scores across the b...

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Newton College and Career Academy has a new edition to its Agriculture Education program. “Blue” as the students call him is a miniature h...

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By a 4-1 vote, the Newton County Board of Education approved a resolution requesting that voters of the State of Georgia oppose the Constitutional ame...

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All Newton County public schools will release students early on Friday, September 21 for teacher professional learning activities. Elementary student...

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  Pictured from left to right: School Nurse Elaine Digby, Dr. Lynne DiNardo, Principal; Ms. Barbara Ewing, Member of the Order of Eastern St...

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Katie O’Shea, a fourth-grade teacher at Porterdale Elementary School, was recently awarded a $1,000 New Teacher Assistant Grant from Georgia Pow...

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Teachers at Flint Hill Elementary got a bit of a surprise at their Wednesday afternoon faculty meeting as they learned they had been entered into a dr...

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All Newton County second and sixth-grade students will participate in district-wide testing next week.  Beginning September 10, all Newton County...

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Members of West Newton's third grade team recently won a $2,000 ING Unsung Heroes Grant to create a B.L.A.S.T. Lab: Bringing Life and Sciences Togethe...

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All Newton County Schools and the central office will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. Students will report back to school...

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While many of her fellow classmates were relaxing and enjoying their short summer vacations, Newton High School senior Imari Daniels was busy studying...

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On August 21, 2012, the Newton County School System and the Newton County Sheriff’s Department officially launched a school bus stop photo enfor...

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Eastside High School 2012 graduate Maya Ann Collins has been named a 2012 Buick Achiever Scholarship Recipient. As one of only 100 National Buick Achi...

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Veterans Memorial Middle School media specialist, Leslie Coleman has been named South Metro District Library Media Specialist of the Year by the Georg...

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Just in time for back-to-school athletics, at its August 14 work session, the Newton County Board of Education approved by 5-0 vote the adoption of a ...

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Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the s...

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Eastside High School’s 2012 Valedictorian, Seth Kimbrell, has been named a National Merit Scholarship winner. In February 2012, Kimbrell was nam...

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The Covington Area Employer Committee, a committed group of human resource professionals, from the Covington Area recently completed its first annual ...

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Golden State Foods Foundation and United Stationers have donated over 400 backpacks (5 pallets) full of school supplies for local students. Ms. Kim Do...

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The Newton County School System (NCSS) has been awarded the prestigious 17th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award (AEP) for 2012 from...

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The Newton County School System has received national recognition for publications produced during the 2011-2012 school year. The National School Publ...

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Newton County School System (NCSS) is one of only 56 school districts in the nation to receive the Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP) gra...

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The Newton County School System High School football schedule has been released. The first home game of the season will take place on August 18 when t...

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Georgia United Credit Union & Star94 Announce “Teachers Make a Difference” Appreciation Program       ...

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August 1, 2012 Eastside Duo Earns Second Place in Nation   Dustin Gentis (l) and Conner Haler (r) won second place in the nation in the Di...

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Eastside High School and Newton County Schools’ Technology Department are sponsoring a “Back to School with Technology Night” on Mon...

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After reviewing guidelines provided by the Georgia Department of Education, the Newton County School System has identified six schools as potentially ...

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Of the 24,000 students in the United States and its territories who applied for the prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship, only 1,000 were named re...

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