School News

NIS SBDM Council - Parent Opening

There is an opportunity to serve on our school's Site Based Decision Making Council.  We are looking for one parent to fill a vacancy during the 2016-2017 school year.  Council meets once a month and helps make decisions and shape policy with the focus of enhancing student achievement.  If elected, the parent will need to attend a six-hour training course to learn more about council roles and responsibilities.  Any parent interested in running for council needs to

complete the SBDM form (CLICK HERE) and deliver to the NIS front office. Thank you for considering!

NIS Movin' in the Morning 3rd - 6th Grades

NIS Movin' in the Mornings is 6:50 A.M. - 7:55 A.M. for Grades 3rd - 6th.
Hello Early Birds!  Movin’ in the Morning is an early morning program designed to get you moving!  You can participate in activities in the gym or visit the computer lab for some tech time.  

NIS PTO Meeting

NIS PTO will meet at the high school on Wednesday, September 28th at 5:00 PM.

Please join us to stay up-to-date with current events, volunteer opportunities and more!
Everyone is welcome!


NIS 21st Century Clubs

NIS 21st Century After School Programming begins on Sept 7th. Clubs include CSI Science, Sports Academy, Sprouts Cooking Club, Yoga Club and more! Registration is required and spots are limited! If  interested, registration packets are available in the Office or visit your site coordinator Kimberly Mullins-Ward in the Family Resource Office. 

School Bus Schedule

Newport Independent Schools is considered a walking school district.  Bussing is on a first come - first serve basis by request only.  Bus requests will be accepted starting on Wednesday, August 3.  Note: Bus requests must be submitted annually.  Requests may be made to Kathi Baldwin at 292-3001.


School                         Arrival            Dismissal

Primary                       8:05 a.m.         3:05 p.m.
Intermediate                 7:55 a.m.         2:55 p.m.
High                            7:45 a.m.         2:45 p.m.

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