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The Newton County School System envisions students, who through a rigorous and relevant education, will be able to think critically in order to produce, perform, create, and communicate their knowledge competitively to a hyper-connected, global audience.

2016-2017 School Calendar

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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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NCSS Students Can Download MS Office Suite for Free

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More Recent News

NCSS Superintendent Awards Coin of Distinction to Alcovy High School Studentmore

Alcovy High School to Host PROBE College Fairmore

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NCSS Superintendent Accepting Applications for Student Advisory Councilmore

Flint Hill Elementary Receives $3,700 Grant from Dart Foundation for School STEM Labmore

Alcovy High School Choral Program Receives 2016 VH1 $10,000 Keys + Kids Grantmore

NCSS Procurement Department Earns Achievement of Excellence Awardmore

Alumni Spotlight

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

Picture of the Week

NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey Awards Coin of Distinction
to Alcovy High School Student

Newton County School Superintendent (NCSS) Samantha Fuhrey recently awarded her Coin of Distinction to Alcovy High School student, Logan Williams, for his honorable actions at the recent Georgia Young Farmer Beef Cattle Show. Logan is the first student to ever receive the Superintendent’s Coin of Distinction.

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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.

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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

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Upcoming Events

FOOTBALL-Alcovy vs. Eastside
September 2, 2016 7:30PM
FOOTBALL-Alcovy vs. Henry County
September 10, 2016 7:30PM
BOE Work Session
September 13, 2016 7:00PM
BOE Monthly Meeting
September 20, 2016 7:00PM
FOOTBALL-Newton vs. Heritage (Homecoming)
September 23, 2016 7:30PM
End of First 9 Weeks
September 29, 2016

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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