School News

After School Activities

All After-School Activities are Cancelled
for Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Make Up Day in March

All Students and Staff

March 9th is a School Day

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.

Read Across Newport Spirit Week

Monday, March 2nd - PJ Day 

Tuesday, March 3rd - Hat Day 

Wednesday, March 4th - Crazy Hair Day 

Thursday, March 5th - College Spirit Day 

Friday, March 6th - Newport Spirit Wear Day


Coach Shoopman's Family Fitness & Health Night

Come join us for an evening of fun fitness!

Who:  K-2 Newport Primary Families

When:  Thursday, March 12, 2015
from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Where:  Newport Primary Gymnasium

Click here for more information.

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.

1st Grade Math Night


Join us, Monday, March 16, 2015 for a 
1st Grade Math Night!

 Parents and 1st Grade Students are invited to join us in the library from 5:30 to 6:30pm to practice their math skills and learn tips on how to practice math at home! We will also have an iPad station to learn about free apps that can be used at home, along with the computer lab for Dreambox. A free pizza dinner will be provided for all families in attendance by the PTO at 6:30pm. Look for a flyer to be sent home with your child sometime in the next week!

Please contact Mrs. Jones, Mrs. Wells, or Ms. Wofford for questions or more information. 

2015-2016 Kindergarten Registration Night & Open House

March 19th

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Please come out and register your child for Kindergarten.  We will also have tours of Newport Primary School.  We hope to see you there!

Scholastic Book Fair

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings to school the books kids want to read. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child's reading habits.

Book Fair Dates:  March 16th  – 20, 2015

Shopping hours:  9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Special activities:  March 17th is Family Night.  

Click here to for more information.

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.


Sunday Fun Day

A Fit For Life Program
February 8th - March 22nd
Every Sunday, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Click on the man running for more information.

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