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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 will offer Spanish I and Health/Personal Fitness courses during the summer break. 

A registration fee of $125 must be paid in full prior to acceptance of registration. Only cash or money orders will be accepted.Registration forms, which are posted below, along with the required fee should be delivered to Ms. Tunisia Fennell at the Newton County Board of Education, located at 2109 Newton Drive NE, Covington, Georgia 30014. Registration forms will be accepted May 6-May 26, 2016.

According to Mrs. Shannon Buff, NCSS Director of Secondary Education, space is limited so only the first 50 applicants for each course will be accepted.

Course Information Below:

Spanish I:   Online Course
Orientation scheduled May 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM at Newton High School
Note: This course requires the use of email, the internet, and other means of electronic communication.
Health/Personal Fitness:   Course Delivered Using Blended Model
Classes will meet at Eastside High School on the following dates:
  • May 31, 2016
  • June 7, 2016
  • June 14, 2016
  • June 28, 2016
  • July 14, 2016

This is a blended class, which requires both classroom attendance and use of email, the internet, and other means of electronic communication.

Students or parents with questions concerning these course offerings should contact Ms. Tunisia Fennell by phone at 770-787-1330 ext. 1232 or by email at

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