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Calling All N-CCS Alumni!

Graduation at NCHS

Calling all alumni! Newton-Conover City Schools is attempting to collect a database of information on N-CCS alumni. We are requesting that all alumni please join our database and share your contact information by clicking here and completing this Google Form. The information will be used to share with you updates about our school system. Often, classes do request contact information ... Read More »

Conover School TA Gigi Robinson Pops Tabs for N-CMS Student Landon Webb

Landon Webb

Dr. Rosanna Whisnant, principal at Newton-Conover Middle School, let the community know of a program available to Landon Webb, student at N-CMS, whereby drink tabs could be collected to offset the cost of his chemotherapy treatments. He was recently diagnosed with cancer and these tabs contribute toward the cost of his chemo treatments. Mrs. Gigi Robinson, who is a Teaching Assistant at ... Read More »

3rd Annual Conover School 5k Run and Roll is Planned!

Conover School 5K Logo

Conover School is planning their 3rd annual 5k Run & Roll event to raise money for their adaptive playground! The run will take place on Saturday, June 20, starting at 8am. Interested participants can register on-line at https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Conover/ConoverSchool5KRunRoll. On-site registration will be held at the finish area at Conover School from 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. on the day of ... Read More »

N-CCS Benefits from “Art for All” Grants

The Hickory Museum of Art has several partnerships with Newton-Conover City Schools. In such partnerships, students benefit from a variety of lessons and field trips in which they are exposed to visual arts, art technique, art history, and art integration. Through an annual matched grant between Conover School and the United Arts Council of Catawba County/Hickory Museum of Art entitled ... Read More »

Conover School Playground is Growing Smiles!

Spring has sprung at Conover School!  As the weather warms up and children can have some recess outside, students all want to play on the adapted playground! Recently, with monies raised through fund raising events and generous donations, a new foundation was poured under the adapted wheelchair swings.   This composite is rubber-like and is a much more friendly fall zone ... Read More »

Paving the Way for Conover School’s 24th Annual Toy Run!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and the hustle and bustle of the season is now being kicked into high gear!  Just as traditions make holidays grand, so do the generous acts of the hometown heroes of Newton and Conover. On Saturday, December 6th, Conover School will have their 24th Annual Toy Run. It will start at the Wizard’s ... Read More »

NCCS Teacher of the Year Demonstrates Real-World Relevance Everyday!

Michael Townsley provides his students with real-world problems and situations everyday.

If all schools suddenly went away, we’d still have to feed ourselves, clothe ourselves, and exist in society. Sometimes I think if I didn’t have the core curriculum and paperwork holding me down I’d fly off the face of the planet. It seems to me the purpose of school is to teach students lessons that they will one day be ... Read More »

Disability Awareness Month Art Show Slated for October 19

Heart art

Come celebrate Disability Awareness Month and support Conover School on Saturday Night,October 19th at 7 pm at the Newton-Conover Auditorium at the NCCS Central Office. Student art will be displayed to be purchased; refreshments will be available; and local singers, song writers, musicians, and poets will be performing throughout the night. The proceeds from the event will go to support the Conover School ... Read More »