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2016-2017 School Calendar

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Alumni Spotlight

John Addison
Former Co-CEO of Primerica
 Newton County Comprehensive High School, Class of 1975 

NCSS Students Can Download MS Office Suite for Free

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More Recent News

NCSS Book Bus Ready to Hit the Roadmore

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BOE Approves Chris Haymore as Next Principal of Mansfield Elementary Schoolmore

NCSS Honors Employees Retiring in 2015-2016more

NCSS Announces Summer Course Offerings for Current 8th-12th Grade Studentsmore

2015-2016 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.

Click here to access our Student Insurance Page.


Newton County School System will be live streaming graduation ceremonies. Simply click on the link below our graduation schedule to access the live stream of the graduation ceremony at Springfield Baptist Church. As these are live events, the link on the page will not start playing video until the graduation ceremony begins. 

Graduation Live Streaming Schedule:

Newton High    Thursday, May 26, 2016   8:00 PM
Eastside High    Friday, May 27, 2016   8:00 PM
Alcovy High    Saturday, May 28, 2016   9:00 AM

Click link below to access live stream:

Picture of the Week

NCSS Book Bus Hits the Road Next Week!

The Newton County School System (NCSS) Book Bus has been restocked and will hit the road next week to deliver free books for the summer to children in the local community. The NCSS Book Bus will visit the following locations: 




Tuesday, May 31, 2016

City of Porterdale Historic Gym

11:00 AM


Nelson Heights Community Center



Jamestown Community

1:00 PM


Wednesday, June 1, 2016

City of Covington Housing Authority

11:00 AM


Washington Street Community Center



Thursday, June 2, 2016

Riverside Estates Clubhouse

11:00 AM


The Enclave at Gross Lake (Pavilion)


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Newton County Theme School Announces Application Procedures for 2016-2017 School Year

Applications for students entering 1st-8th grade are now available. Completed applications for grades 1-8 will be accepted May 31 and June 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Lotteries will be held for all grade levels with space available. 

Click here for more information and to download a complete set of NCTS Application Procedures, including a list of all required documents.  

2016-2017 Summer Registration

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

Registration hours are as follows:

  • 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Click on a link below to download a Student Registration Packet:

From the Superintendent

Welcome to Newton County School System. Our mission is to provide educational excellence for ALL students. Our students regularly compete at the local, state, and national levels and we pride ourselves as a

district that provides great academic and extracurricular programs for our students. Whether you are a parent, grandparent, resident, or business owner, I encourage you to get involved and support Newton County Schools--where Spirit, Pride, and Excellence make the difference!

As the school year progresses I will be sharing information and thoughts with you on my webpage so I hope you will check back often.

Visit my webpage.

Samantha M. Fuhrey, Ed.S.
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NCSS Non-Discrimination Policy

Federal law prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin (Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964); sex (Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2006): or disability (Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990) in educational programs or activities receiving federal financial assistance.

Students, parents, employees and the general public are hereby notified that the Newton County Board of Education does not discriminate in any educational programs or activities or in employment policies.

The following individuals have been designated as the employees responsible for coordinating the school system’s effort to implement this nondiscriminatory policy.

·         Title IIA-Shannon Buff, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1224

·         Title VI-A. Alan Satterfield, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770)787-1330 ext. 1259

·         Title IX—B. Darren Berry, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1203

·         Section 504-Darren Berry, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1203

·         ADA—C. Alan Satterfield, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1259

·         Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2006-Mr. Tim Schmitt, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1273

2016 Teacher of the Year Reception

2016 NCSS Spelling Bee

2016 NCSS Retirement Dinner

2016 NCSS Partner in Education Reception

NCSS 2015 Elementary School Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2015 Middle School Literacy Days Competition

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