School News

STLP State Competition

Cassidy S., Morgan H., Emila K., and Kaitlyn B. competed at the STLP State Competition on March 26th at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky.  We are so proud of them and the magnificent job they did representing our school.  


Me and My School Program

Me and My School is a free 5-week program (in the mornings) at Newport Primary School this summer.  For 15 - 16 Kindergarten students, they will have fund doing Kindergarten readiness activities!  Click here to see more information.

2015-16 School Year Calendar

(Click Here) to see the Approved calendar for the 2015-16 School Year.

Revised 2014-2015 Calendar

(Click Here) to see the newly amended School calendar for 2014-15. Please note that March 9th will be a Make Up Day. Students will need to attend school on that day.

Music In Our Schools Month Concert Series


March 12th - Chorus and Kindergarten

March 19th - Chorus and 1st Grade

March 26th - Chorus and 2nd Grade

All concerts will be at 2:00 p.m.

Friends and Family are welcome to attend.

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month - a time set aside to recognize our collective responsibility to prevent and confront all forms of child abuse and neglect.  The blue ribbon is the international symbol for child abuse prevention and represents the bluecolor of a child's bruise.

Join with Family Nurturing Center for these events and activities:

Click the blue ribbon for a list of the events and activities.

Read Across Newport Bookmark Contest Winners bookmark Journey


Grand Prize
Journey R.

  Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade
1st Place Adam K.  Kendall M. Ke'Ariah S.
2nd Place Emarie L. Allie H. Chelsea S.
3rd Place Zoey H. Jaden M. Christy R.

Click here to see all the winning bookmarks.

Newport Community Gardens

Do you want a garden?

Newport has two brand new gardens open to you! One is on Ann Street and the other is on Court Street.  You can sign up to grow your own food in one of our new raised 4 by 8 garden beds.  


Applications need to be returned to Brighton Center at 799 Ann Street, or to Molly in the Newport Primary School Family Resource Center.

Attendance Incentives

School Incentive—We have new attendance incentives for Newport Primary School!  If our school reaches 98% average daily attendance on any day, we will have a reward for the next day of school that may include: pajama day, hat day, crazy sock day etc.  Please encourage your child to come to school every day so that this goal can be reached and so that we can celebrate!  Thank you for all you do in making your child’s education a success.  Let’s come to school every day.  Go Wildcats!!

Student Incentive—We will also be having a drawing for a weekly giveaway for students who have perfect attendance for that entire week.  There will be five drawings per week for students with perfect attendance!

Parent Incentive—We will also have parent incentives for their child's perfect attendance!  To the parents for those students who have perfect attendance for the month a drawing of 5 families will win a pizza dinner delivered to their house by the administrative staff. Pizza, 2 liter of pop, plates napkins etc.


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