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2016-2017 School Calendar

Click here to view 2016-2017 School Calendar.

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

New Newton County Theme School Principal Dr. Naomi Cobb to Host Meet & Greet more

Board of Education Approves Contract Extension for Superintendent Fuhreymore

NCSS Receives a 4-Star Financial Efficiency Ratingmore

Don't Miss the NCSO 5th Annual Back to School Supply Giveawaymore

2016 NCSS High School Football Schedules Announcedmore

BOE Announces Special Called Meetings on Maintenance and Operations Millage Ratemore

NCSS Announces Summer Registration Dates for 2016-2017 School Yearmore

Newton County Schools Announce House Bill 251 Procedures for School Choice for the 2016-2017 School Yearmore

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.

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Make plans to attend Open House with your child. Click here for our schedule.

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, with the exception of Monday,  July 25, are as follows:

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

Note: All schools will be closed until 1:00 PM on Monday, July 25 so employees can attend our System-Wide Back to School Meeting. As a result, registration hours at the schools on Monday, July 25 are:

  • 1:00 PM to 3:00 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 II:  Shannon Buff, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1224
  • Title VI: Brooke Ramsey, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770)787-1330 ext. 1278
  • Title IX: 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: Brooke Ramsey, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1278
  • Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2006:  Dr.Tim Schmitt, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1273

Transcript Requests

Click here for information on how to order a copy of your high school transcript. 

Upcoming Events

Open House--High Schools
July 26, 2016 5:00PM
Open House--Elementary Schools
July 27, 2016 5:00PM
Open House--Middle School
July 28, 2016 5:00PM
July 29, 2016
BOE Work Session Meeting
August 9, 2016 7:00PM
BOE Monthly Meeting
August 16, 2016 7:00PM
FOOTBALL! Eastside vs. Newton
August 26, 2016 7:30PM

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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