District News

Free Swim Lessons For Newport Residents


Session 1: Saturdays June 4-July 9

Session 2: Tues/Thurs June 7-23

Session 3: Tues/Thurs June 28-July 14

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Newport's Got Talent 2016

Mayerson Academy Service-Learning Program

Miriah Combs, a senior at Newport High School, is the winner of the Mayerson Academy Service-Learning Program.  She was awarded the book "The Other Wes Moore".  Congratulations Miriah!

District Wellness Policy Review

Passionate about improving the health and academic success of our students?
Please attend our next District Coordinated School Health meeting!

When: Wednesday, May 4th 2016
Where: Board Room, Welcome Center
30 West 8th Street
Time: 3:30

Intermediate Students Mural Project Funded by BB&T

BB&T, through their Lighthouse Project, was able to fund this mural initiative and the principle parties at the bank will be right alongside the students as they make their new school building look even more welcoming. The Diversity Wildcats (the name the students gave their club) are truly excited about this endeavor, and UpSpring is thrilled with the support of BB&T.  Click here to continue reading this article.

FBLA Winners Go To National Competition

On April 18th and 19th, nine high school students competed at the State Leadership Conference in four different FBLA events.  Our Community Service Project that was prepared by Krista Mills, Ethan Snapp, and Miriah Combs placed 1st in the state and has advanced to Nationals in Atlanta, Georgia in June.  We also had Miriah Combs place in the top 10 in Future Business Leader, Madison Raleigh place in the top 8 in Public Speaking, and Caralyne Wallace place in the top 10 in Electronic Career Portfolio.


The ACT results are in for Duke TIP participants and Newport Middle School could not be more proud of our students!  NMS had 8 students qualify to take the ACT through the Duke University's Talent Identification Program.  In order to qualify for the program, a student must score in the 95th percentile or above on a recent standardized assessment. A BIG congratulations to Matthew Seiler, Christina Graham, Brooklyn Rice, and Mackenzie Carroll for their academic excellence! 

Warm 98's Teacher of the Week

Lesley Webb won Warm 98's Teacher of the Week award!  She was presented with gifts and a pizza party for her whole class on Thursday, April 7th.

Congratulations Mrs. Webb!

Approved 2016-2017 School Calendar

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Boys & Girls Club

Check out the Buenger Boys & Girls Club in Newport for a safe and fun place for your child to go after school!  Click here for more information!

2015-16 School Year Calendar

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School Start and Dismissal Times

     SCHOOL                               START TIME        DISMISSAL TIME

Newport High School                   7:45 AM                      2:45 PM
Newport Middle School                7:55 AM                      2:55 PM
Newport Intermediate School       8:05 AM                      3:05 PM
Newport Primary School               8:15 AM                      3:15 PM

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