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Welcome to Newton County School System

Our MISSION is to provide educational excellence for ALL students!
Our VISION is for ALL students to be well-rounded and prepared for the future.

What's Happening

Four Eastside High School Governor's Honors Students
NCSS Students Selected for Prestigious Governor's Honors Program
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Newton County Theme School logo
Newton County Theme School Announces Application Procedures for 2019-2020 School Year
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Members of Eastridge Community Church being presented award from school superintendent and chamber of commerce president
Eastridge Community Church-Jackson Lake Campus Named 2019 NCSS Partner of the Year
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Aggie Academy
NCCA & Eastside FFA Present 2019 Aggie Academy
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Kindergarten Round Up Dates
NCSS Announces Kindergarten Round-Up Dates & Procedures
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Three Blind Students Who Won Awards at Braille Challenge
NCSS Students Win at Georgia Regional Braille Challenge
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Two female high school students who won at state science fair
NCSS Students Win Awards at Georgia Science and Engineering Fair
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Georgia Special Needs Scholarship School Choice Options
NCSS Announces Guidelines for 2019-2020 Georgia Special Needs Scholarship
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Arriana Gross
Newton High School Student Arriana Gross Wins 2019 State Young Georgia Authors Contest
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Two Regional Young Georgia Authors Contest Winners
Newton High School Students Win at Regional Young Georgia Authors Competition
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Lewis Kelly
Newton High & NCSS Teacher of the Year Lewis Kelly Named Finalist for Georgia Teacher of the Year
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Alcovy Robotics Team with Robot and Awards
Alcovy High School Robotics Team Ready to Compete at World Championships
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shredding documents
Special Education Department Announces Intent to Shred Records
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feedback
NCSS Asks for Input on Proposed Changes to Policy IHE-Promotion & Retention
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Students of the Year with Administrators
NCSS Announces 2019 CTAE Students of the Year
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Members of the Board of Education
NCSS to Celebrate School Board Member Appreciation Week
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Eastside High School School Front
Newton County BOE Purchases Property for New Eastside High School
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Beth Bryan with School and District Administrators
Eastside High School's Beth Bryan Named the 2019 NCSS Media Specialist of the Year
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Come Together Workshop
NCSS to Host Free Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students
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Liberty Robotics Team Members holding trophies
Liberty Middle School Robotics Team Qualifies for World VEX IQ Robotics Championships
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Purposity logo
Newton County School System Partners with Your Tool for Good
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Young Georgia Authors Winners
NCSS Announces 2019 District Young Georgia Authors Winners
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Alcovy High School Salutatorian with Administrators
Alcovy High School Announce Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Top 10 Graduates of Class of 2019
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Samuel Lent with his Social Studies Project
NCSS Students Win Numerous Awards at 2019 Regional Social Studies Fair
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Eastside valedictorian and salutatorian
Eastside High School Announces the Class of 2019 Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Top 10 Graduates
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Two 1st Place Winners From Regional Literacy Days Competition
NCSS Students Win Big at 2019 Griffin RESA Regional Literacy Days Competition
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STAR Students and STAR Teachers
NCSS and Kiwanis Club of Covington Announce 2019 STAR Students and STAR Teachers
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Sarah Schlueter
Eastside High School Student to Compete at International Science & Engineering Fair; Over 30 NCSS Students Win Awards at Regional Fair
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Georgia Music Educator Association Logo
NCSS Students Participate in 2019 GMEA District IV Honor Band
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Dr. Penny Mosley
Dr. Penny Mosley Named NCSS Director of Elementary Education
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feedback
NCSS Seeking Parent and Teacher Input on Secondary Social Studies Textbook Adoption Matierials
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Feedback
NCSS Requests Parent & Teacher Input on Secondary Mathematics Text Adoption Materials
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Valedictorian and Salutatorian with school principal
Newton High School Announces Class of 2019 Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Top 10 Graduates
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Come Together
NCSS to Host Come Together-February Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students
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NCSS Social Studies Fair
NCSS Announces Winners of 2019 District Social Studies Fair
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AP Honor Schools
All Three NCSS High Schools Named 2019 AP Honor Schools
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Spelling Bee Winner and Runner-Up
Clements Middle School Student Wins NCSS Spelling Bee
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Math Team and Coach Holding Trophy
NCSS Students Bring Home Awards from Regional Middle School Math Contest
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FFA Officers with Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey who is signing a proclamation
NCSS Celebrating 2019 FFA Week
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Georgia Music Educators Association Logo
NCSS Middle and High School Students Selected to Participate in 2019 GMEA District IV Honor Chorus
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Eastside High School Beta Club Officers and Advisors
Eastside High School Named 2018-2019 National Beta School of Distinction
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NCSS Spelling Bee
Newton County School System to Host County Spelling Bee
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Academy of Liberal Arts at Newton High School logo
Academy of Liberal Arts Program at Newton High School (ALANHS) Announces Application Period for 2019-2020 School Year
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NCCA STEM Institute Logo
STEM Institute Accepting Applications for 2019-2020 School Year
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Active Threat Training Announced
School System and Public Safety Agencies to Participate in Active Threat Exercise at Veterans Memorial Middle School
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Early Release Day
NCSS Announces Early Release Day for Parent/Teacher Conferences
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Governor's Honors Logo
NCSS Announces 2019 Governor's Honors Semi-Finalists
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National Weather Service Weather Map Update
NCSS Provides Inclement Weather Update
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Jason Dukes
Jason Dukes Named New Alcovy High School Head Football Coach
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Black lab Bentley with handler
NCSS Contracts for Canine Detection Services in Secondary Schools
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NCSS Maintains 3.5-Star Financial Efficiency Rating
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2019 BOE Leaders
Newton BOE Elects 2019 Chair and Vice-Chair
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Pre-K Rocks
NCSS Announces 2019-2020 Pre-K Registration Dates
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Science Fair
NCSS Announces District Science Fair Winners
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Job Fair
NCSS Hiring Teachers for 2019-2020 School Year
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Come Together
NCSS Announces January Workshop for Families of Special Needs Students
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Marcus Pollard Receiving Award from Woman
NCCA Agriculture Instructor Marcus Pollard Wins State Award
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Newton College & Career Academy logo
Newton College & Career Academy Announces 2019 Open House
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Three Board Members with Judge and School Superintendent
Three Newton County BOE Members Sworn In for New Terms
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Police Officer Giving Candy to Elementary Student
Covington Police Department's Operation Candy Cane Hits South Salem Elementary School
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NCSS Logo
NCSS Schools Operating Under 2-Hour Delayed Start on December 11, 2018 Due to Expected Inclement Weather
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Superintendent Presenting Coin of Distinction to Clerk
Newton High School Clerk Earns Superintendent’s Coin of Distinction
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Landon Mendoza
NCSS Announces Winners of 2018 Literacy Days Competition
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Superintendent and Students with Coins of Distinction
South Salem 5th-Grade Class Earns Superintendent’s Coins of Distinction
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Christmas tree and snow at Covington Court House
Student Artwork to be Featured on Superintendent's Holiday Cards
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Eastside High School leaders and staff members
Eastside High School in Running for National Title I Distinguished School Award
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Melissa Daniell
Melissa Daniell Named Principal of East Newton Elementary School
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NCSS School Nutrition Department Earns Fifth Consecutive Golden Radish Award
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Lee & Jerry Aldridge presented their plaques by school administrators
Lee & Jerry Aldridge Inducted Into NCSS Educator Hall of Fame
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NCSS Book Bus
NCSS Wins $7,000 Tiny Grant for Book Bus from Governor’s Office of Student Achievement
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Fairview PBIS Team
Fairview Elementary Earns Distinguished Level Recognition for PBIS Program; Overall 14 NCSS Schools Earn PBIS Recognition
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West Newton Students and Canned Foods
NCSS Students and Employees Collected Over 21,000 Cans of Food During Our Annual Can-a-Thon
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Griffin RESA logo
Griffin RESA to Host South Metro Atlanta GaTAPP Information Session
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Dr. Joe Erardi
Dr. Joe Erardi, Retired Newtown Connecticut Superintendent, to Speak on School Safety for School Leaders and Community
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Samantha Fuhrey
Message From Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey Regarding Recent NCSS Tragedies
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Lee and Jerry Aldridge
Lee & Jerry Aldridge to be Inducted into NCSS Educator Hall of Fame
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Georgia Department of Education logo
GaDOE Releases 2017-2018 College & Career Ready Performance Index Scores
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Georgia Department of Education Logo
GaDOE Releases 2018 School Climate Ratings
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SAT Logo
NCSS SAT Scores Improve; Eastside Tops State and Nation!
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Snapping Shoals Grants Recipients
Snapping Shoals Awards $18,000 in Grants to NCSS Teachers
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GSPRA President Presents Awards to PR Director
NCSS Public Relations Department Wins Six State Awards for Publications
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Procurement Department Employees Holding Award
NCSS Procurement Department Earns Prestigious National Award
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Samanatha Fuhrey
For Second Consecutive Year Samantha Fuhrey Finalist for Georgia Superintendent of the Year
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Come Together Workshop
NCSS Hosting Free Parent Workshop for Families of Students With Special Needs
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ACT Test Logo
NCSS Releases 2018 ACT Scores
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TutorMate Logo
TutorMate and NCSS Team Up for Literacy Success
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NCSS Logo
NCSS Announces Notice of Intent to Apply for 21st Century Community Learning Grants
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Teacher of the Year Check Presentation
Lewis Kelly Named 2019 NCSS Teacher of the Year
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computer and monitor
NCCA Desktops 4 Ed Offering Refurbished Computers to Current Students
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Football Schedule
NCSS Announces 2018 High School Football Schedule
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2019-2020 School Calendar
2019-2020 School Calendar Approved
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Economic Development Award
NCSS and Newton County Economic Development Earn State Award
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Teacher of the Year finalists
NCSS Announces Finalists for 2019 Teacher of the Year
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Teachers of the Year
NCSS Announces 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year
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Fred Richard
Fred Richard Nominated for LifeChanger of the Year Award
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Atosha Logan
Atosha Logan Named Principal of Cousins Middle School
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School Supply Donation
Covington Family Chiropractic Donates School Supplies to Middle Ridge Elementary
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Clock Face
August 24 is Early Release Day for Students
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Zeta Phi Beta School Supply Donation
Phi Omicron Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Donates School Supplies to Livingston Elementary
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Back Pack Donation with Students
Covington Employer Committee Operation Backpack Donates School Supplies to Livingston Elementary
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Check presentation
Alcovy High School Teacher Wins $5,000 Dart Foundation Grant for Robotics Equipment
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FFA Chapter Advisors
Eastside and NCCA FFA Named 3-Star Chapters by National FFA
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NCSS logo
Cousins Middle School Principal Terrence Martin Resigns
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Samantha Fuhrey
Superintendent Accepting Applications for 2018-2019 Student Advisory Council
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Video Screen Shot
NCSS Public Relations Department Wins National Award
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Samantha Fuhrey head shot
BOE Extends Superintendent's Contract, Increases Salary
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Book Bag Donation
Golden State Foods Donates Book Bags and School Supplies for Students
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Georgia Milestones Logo
NCSS Announces 2017-2018 Georgia Milestones Assessment Results
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Out of Zone Requests
NCSS Announces Guidelines for Student Out-of-Zone Requests
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Marc Dastous head shot
Marc Dastous Named New Principal of Indian Creek Middle School
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Fred Richard Head Shot
Fred Richard Named Principal of Clements Middle School
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AP Scholars
NCSS Announces 2018 AP Scholars
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Board of Education-Group
Newton BOE to Hold Public Hearings Regarding FY 19 Millage Rate
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Board of Education members
Newton Board of Education Earns 2018 Quality School Board Status
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NCSS logo
NCSS Announces House Bill 251 Procedures for School Choice for 2018-2019 School Year
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Graduation Rate Graphic
NCSS Graduation Rate Continues to Increase, Top State Rate
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2019 High School Graduation Schedule

Graduation Cap and diploma
2019 GRADUATION SCHEDULE:

Alcovy High: 
Friday, May 24, 2019
7:00 PM
Springfield Baptist Church

Eastside High:
Saturday, May 25, 2019
3:00 PM
Springfield Baptist Church

Newton High:
Saturday, May 25, 2019
9:00 AM
Springfield Baptist church


Superintendent's Message

Superintendent Samantha FuhreyWelcome 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!

Samantha M. Fuhrey, Ed.S.
Superintendent
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