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Annual Report

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2018-2019 Student Insurance

Newton County School System does not carry insurance for student accidents. We recommend that 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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More Recent News

NCCA’s Desktops 4 ED Program Offering Refurbished Computers to Current NCSS Studentsmore

Newton County School System and Newton County Economic Development Office Earn Statewide Awardmore

Newton BOE Approves 2019-2020 School Calendarmore

NCSS Announces Finalists for 2019 NCSS Teacher of the Yearmore

NCSS Graduation Rate Increases, Continues to Top Statemore

Newton County School System Announces 2018-2019 School-Level Teachers of the Yearmore

Fred Richard Nominated for LifeChanger of the Year Awardmore

Covington Family Chiropractic Donates School Supplies to Middle Ridge Elementarymore

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

Picture of the Week

NCSS Announces Finalists for Teacher of the Year!

Mr. Lewis Kelly
Newton High 
  Mrs. Kimberly Lane
Fairview Elementary
  Mr. Cliff Roberts
Veterans Memorial Middle

Newton County School System is pleased to announce the top three finalists for NCSS Teacher of the Year!

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Nominate Your Favorite Teacher/Administrator for the NCSS Educator Hall of Fame

Nominate your favorite former teacher or administrator for the NCSS Educator Hall of Fame. Click here for more details. 

Desktops 4 Ed To Offer Free Computers to NCSS Students

Desktops 4 Ed is a computer refurbishing program sponsored by Newton County Schools and the Newton College & Career Academy's Future Business Leaders of America student organization. The application is for ONE refurbished desktop computer per household for currently enrolled NCSS students. The refurbished computer has a 7-day return policy. Computers include:

  • CTL 2goPC
  • Operating System: Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Atom CPU N2600 @ 1.60 GHz
  • RAM: 2.00 GB
  • Hard Drive: 300 GB

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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.

Visit my webpage.

Samantha M. Fuhrey, Ed.S.
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Transcript Requests

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Upcoming Events

FOOTBALL! Alcovy vs Lakeside-Evans
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2018 Teacher of the Year Reception

2018 NCSS Spelling Bee

NCSS 2017 Kindergarten-2nd Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2017 3rd-5th Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2017 Middle School Literacy Days Competition

2018 NCSS Retirement Dinner

2018 NCSS Partner in Education Reception

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