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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.

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2017-2018 School Calendar

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More Recent News

Eastside High School Receives 2017 Gold Level Greatest Gains School Designationmore

NCSS to Host November Workshop for Families of Students With Special Needsmore

NCSS One of Five School Systems Selected for Georgia Department of Education Economic Development Partnership Pilot Programmore

Live Oak Elementary Receives Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Support Youth Literacymore

Local Author and Artist Visits South Salem Elementary School 3rd Gradersmore

Newton County Theme School Student Selected to Serve on Georgia School Superintendent’s Student Advisory Councilmore

Newton County School System Earns Fourth Consecutive Golden Radish Awardmore

NCSS to Induct TK and Louise Adams into Educator Hall of Famemore

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:  Dr. Nikkita Warfield, 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

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NCSS to Induct TK & Louise Adams Into Educator Hall of Fame


The Newton County School System (NCSS) is pleased to announce that Mr. Timothy K. (T.K.) Adams, Sr. and Mrs. Louise Adams will be inducted into the NCSS Educator Hall of Fame on Monday, November 13.

“This will be our first class of inductees into our Educator Hall of Fame and I cannot think of two finer individuals to honor,” said Samantha Fuhrey, superintendent of Newton County School System. “Mr. and Mrs. Adams are stalwarts of the community and have truly impacted our school system in a positive way. It will be a true pleasure to officially induct them into the NCSS Educator Hall of Fame as they are so deserving of the recognition.”

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Scholars of the Week

Each week the Newton County School System features two high school seniors who have received recognition for being a Scholar of the Week! In order to be eligible, students must be a high school senior, be in good standing with their school, have a cumulative GPA of 90 or higher, and be nominated by their school counselor with the approval of the school principal.

Brittany Allen
Alcovy High & NCCA STEM Institute
  Kiara Cannon
Newton High

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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Upcoming Events

Elementary School Open House
Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 5:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 7:00 PM
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2017 Teacher of the Year Reception

2017 NCSS Spelling Bee

NCSS 2016 Kindergarten-2nd Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2016 3rd-5th Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2016 Middle School Literacy Days Competition

2017 NCSS Retirement Dinner

2017 NCSS Partner in Education Reception

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