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2016 - 2017 Student Insurance

Newton County School System does not carry insurance for student accidents. We recommend you purchase coverage for your child, especially if there is no other health or accident insurance coverage available for your child.

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State School Superintendent Richard Woods Seeks Student Advisory Council

State School Superintendent Richard Woods is seeking middle and high school students to serve on his fall 2016 Student Advisory Council. These students will meet with Superintendent Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom, along with other issues related to education, and will serve as the Superintendent’s ambassadors to their respective schools. Application Due August 16, 2016 @ 5:00 P.M.

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BOE Approves 2016-2017 School Calendar

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More Recent News

NCSS Student Registration Packets/Title I Migrant Formmore

2016-2017 Approved School Calendarmore

Cousins Middle School... There's an App for that!more

Georgia Online Formative Assessment Resources (GOFAR) Student Accessmore

NCSS Strategic Planmore

Cousins Mission Statement

The mission of Cousins Middle School is to empower ALL students to "Believe, Achieve, and Succeed" at their highest academic potential.

Cousins Vision Statement

The vision of Cousins Middle School is to empower students to think critically by creating a rigorous academic environment that produces global life-long learners who are college and career ready.

Cardinal Pride

Be Respectful

Be Responsible

Be Ready to Learn

CMS 2016-2017 Band Calendar of Events

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CMS 2016 Fall Football Practice & Game Schedule

Please contact Coach Jones for additional information via email at

CMS 2016 Fall Football Game Schedule (Click here)

CMS 2016 Fall Softball Tryouts

Parent Letter/Application & Game Schedule

CMS 2016 Fall Softball Parent Letter (Click here)

CMS 2016 Fall Softball Game Schedule (Click here)

 CMS 2016 Fall Softball Tryout Application (Click here)

CMS Cardinals 2016 Cross-Country - All Grade Levels

CMS 2016 Cross Country  - Click here for Application

CMS 2016 Cross Country Practice Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

2016 Cross Country Schedule

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Important Information

NCSS Student Registration Packets/Title I Migrant Form

Microsoft Office Suite for NCSS Students

Cousins Middle School...There's an App for that!

2016-2017 Approved School Calendar

NCSS Inclement Weather Procedures

1st Nine Weeks Ends - Thursday, September 29th

Teacher Workday/No School for Students - Friday, September 30th

Nine Week Progress Reports Go Home - Thursday, October 6th

Early Release Day - Friday, October 7th - Students Dismissed @ 1:15 PM

Title I Night/PTA Meeting - Thursday, October 13th @ 6:00 PM

Fall Break - (No School) - October 17th - 21st

Pre-Participation Sports Physicals

Georgia Orthopedics & Sports Medicine will offer pre-participation sports physicals for the 2016-2017 school year to middle and high school athletes.  770-788-6534.

Click here for more info on the Georgia law requiring pre-participation physical evaluations. You can also download the Pre-participation Physical Evaluation Form from this page.

From the Principal




CMS 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

Ms. Phalanda Perriman, Ed.S

8th Grade Language Arts/ Special Education Department Chair

CMS There's An App for That!

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Upcoming Events

Teacher Work Day - No School for Students
September 30, 2016 8:30AM
Report Cards Issued
October 6, 2016 2:00PM
Fall Break (Oct. 17-21) Schools Closed
October 17, 2016 8:30AM
Thanksgiving Break (Nov. 21-25)
November 21, 2016 8:30AM
End of 2nd Nine Weeks
December 16, 2016 8:30AM
Winter Holiday Break (Dec. 19-Jan.2)
December 19, 2016 8:30AM
Students Report for Second Semester
January 4, 2017 8:30AM