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September 21, 2017

Desktops 4 Ed is a computer refurbishing program sponsored by Newton County Schools, Newton Federal Bank, and the Newton College & Career Academy's Future Business Leaders of America student organization.  The application is for ONE refurbished desktop computer per household for currently enrolled NCSS students. The refurbished computer has a 7-day return policy.  Desktop computers include one black case CPU, minimum of 2GB of RAM, minimum 250GB hard drive, Windows 7 Professional OS, one keyboard, one mouse, one mousepad, one LCD monitor, and necessary cables.  Families will be contacted by phone if their name is drawn on December 1st.  After two calls/messages and no return call within 24 hours, another name will be drawn. Fall distribution will be held on Monday, December 4, 2017.

Interested families may apply online starting September 25, 2017 at 8:00am.  The application will be posted on both the Newton County School System’s homepage at and the NCCA homepage at You may also request a paper application from your child’s school counselor.  Students currently enrolled in Pre-K through 12th grades are eligible.  Deadline to apply is October 20th, 2017.

Students selected in the lottery drawing will be notified by phone and required to pick-up the computer at Newton College and Career Academy on December 4, 2017 at the designated time.