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N-CMS Celebrates Receipt of National School to Watch Award

N-CMS students, staff and community members

Conover, NC — October 1, 2017 — Over the past few years, Newton-Conover STEM Middle School has had many reasons to celebrate. From jumping nearly 20 points to the positive across the state’s academic growth index, to dramatically decreasing discipline referrals by hundreds of percentage points through its Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports program, and implementing a high-quality STEM program ... Read More »

Jimena Salazar Helps Keep Catawba County Beautiful

Christina Recker and a student

Catawba County Government is partnering with Lowes Foods, Keep Catawba County Beautiful and our local schools to encourage reusable bag use and to teach our students about protecting our environment. As part of these efforts, the County had an art contest, in which students competed to have their artwork printed on reusable grocery bags. Jimena Teron Salazar, a third grader in ... Read More »

2015 North Carolina Special Olympics Track and Field Games A Success!


The 2015 North Carolina Special Olympics Track and Field Games took place on Friday, April 24th at the Gurley Stadium on the campus of Newton-Conover High School. Students from Newton-Conover City Schools, Hickory Public Schools, Catawba County Schools, and local group homes came out to compete in competitive games and activities. The special message for the day was delivered by ... Read More »

2nd Annual Catawba County Public School CHOICE Fair: Rigor, Relevance & CHOICE!

During a time in education when families are considering the best options for their children, public education in Catawba County flourishes with an abundant list of accelerated and specialized programs—all designed to meet the needs and goals of the individual student. The public has the chance to learn about the options in public education through the second annualPublic School Choice ... Read More »