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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

Newton County School System Announces Early Release Day for Studentsmore

Phi Omicron Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Donates Book Bags and School Supplies to Livingston Elementarymore

NCSS to Host Free Workshop for Families of Special Needs Studentsmore

NCSS Announces 2018 High School Football Schedulemore

Alcovy High School Teacher Wins $5,000 Dart Foundation Grant for Robotics Equipmentmore

Covington Employer Committee’s Operation Backpack Donates School Supplies to Livingston Elementary School Studentsmore

Eastside and NCCA FFA Named 3-Star Chapters by National FFA Organizationmore

Cousins Middle School Principal Resignsmore

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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Alcovy Teacher Wins $5,000 Dart Foundation Grant

Alcovy High School juniors and seniors will soon have new STEM equipment to create robots from scratch for their capstone projects. Mr. Zachary Pitts, an engineering, manufacturing and robotics instructor at the school, recently won a $5,000 grant from the Dart Foundation to purchase the new equipment.

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Superintendent Accepting Applications for Student Advisory Council

Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey is accepting applications from students currently enrolled in the 7th Grade for her Student Advisory Council. Students who wish to apply for the Council should complete an essay packet and return it to Ms. Sherri Davis in the Newton County School System Department of Public Relations by Monday, August 27, 2018. The address is 2109 Newton Drive NE, Covington, Georgia, 30014. In lieu of sending through U.S. Mail, students may ask their school principal to place their completed essay/application packet in the school interdepartmental mail system.

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Come Together! A Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students

Hello, How Can We Help You?:
An Introduction to the Special Education Department
of the Newton County School System

Join us at our first workshop of the year to get to know our NCSS Special Education Leadership and Staff during an informal evening of introductions and discussion. During the session, you will meet administrators and faculty from various departments and schools, hear stories of how special education became their passion, and learn more about how our resources can help you make this your student’s best year yet. Featuring a welcome by NCSS Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey and presentations by Eastside High School’s Teacher of the Year Beth Bowman, Special Education Director Brooke Ramsey, and more, this is a workshop you’ll not want to miss. Arrive early and board the NCSS Book Bus to select free books for your child! Child care will be available with pre-registration, as space is limited. We’ll be looking forward to seeing you and getting to know you better!

Contact Diane Johnson, Newton County Special Education Parent Mentor
for more information or to register for child care.
E-mail: Telephone: (770) 788-5384, ext. 3925

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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Upcoming Events

Early Release Day for Professional Learning
Start Date/Time:
Friday, August 24, 2018
End Date/Time:
Friday, August 24, 2018
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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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