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Summer Meals At No Cost!

summer flyer for child nutrition

Newton-Conover Child Nutrition Department is launching the USDA Summer Feeding Program starting June 12th through August 18th (Closed July 4th) at North Newton Elementary School.  Our goal is to provide solid healthy meals at no cost to ALL children 18 and under!  Children do not have to be a student or resident of Newton-Conover! Breakfast served daily from 7:45 am – ... Read More »

North Newton’s Second Annual International Festival taking place this Saturday, 4/29!

international festival flyer for North Newton

Please see the flyer below for more information on the second annual International Festival, held this coming Saturday, April 29th at North Newton Elementary!  If you have any questions, please contact Jamesia Brown at jamesia.brown (at) n-ccs.org. Read More »

The Little Winner for The Little Read

Congratulations to first grader Joseph Canipe of North Newton Elementary! Joseph is this year’s NCCS winner of the essay contest for The Little Read. Joseph, a student in Kelly Pugh’s first grade classroom, is the son of Jessica Hymel. The Little Read is a literacy program funded by a generous grant from the family of Ron and Sandra Deal in memory ... Read More »

BT Spotlight: Katie Hudson – North Newton Elementary

Photo of Katie Hudson

Katie Hudson is currently teaching at North Newton Elementary School as the K-2 EC teacher. She recently graduated from Appalachian State University with her Bachelor’s of Science in Special Education- adapted curriculum. Katie has a passion for working with students in EC. She believes that all students can do amazing things when encouraged and supported! In her free time, Katie ... Read More »

North Newton students become global citizens

Adriana Botero and her students at a guided reading session

By John Bailey Photos: Robert C. Reed/Record NEWTON – It’s been said it takes a village to raise a child. At North Newton Elementary, it’s the whole world. Last year, the school was restructured to become a global school in instruction and in appearance. Flags from different countries were hung inside and outside the school while global murals were painted ... Read More »

Khan Academy

The Khan Academy app or website is a great learning tool for students.  The program has short videos and lessons on all kinds of subject matter.  Recently my students have been using Khan Academy to help them better understand fractions.  They have been more engaged and are showing better understanding since we have incorporated the app into our stations.  The ... Read More »

N-CCS Teacher Named as a Representative for the NC Teacher Voice Network

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N-CCS Teacher, Stacey Mrazek from North Newton Elementary, was recently  named as a representative of the 2015-2016 North Carolina Teacher Voice Network.  The North Carolina Teacher Voice Fellows will provide feedback from their colleagues on various educational topics and concerns to our policymakers.  This group of educators will discuss issues that affect the students in our schools.  Their job is to ... Read More »

NCMS Students Learn to Pay it Forward

The students in Keith Recker’s 8th grade physical education class, working in conjunction with Coach Sean Fitzgerald, are learning the importance of service to others.  His students will be assisting and mentoring third grade students at North Newton Elementary  as they learn the concepts of “pay it forward.”  The 22 students will be reading and working with students to build ... Read More »

Newton-Conover to Pilot Blended Learning Classroom in Conjunction with L-R

Newton-Conover is excited to announce an innovative blended learning initiative that will be piloted at North Newton Elementary School during the 2014-15 school year. Expected Outcomes for the NCCS Blended Learning Academy: Provide a flexible, self-directed, individualized learning environment for students. Maximize the affordances of technology to increase learning for each student. Provide growth and leadership opportunities for teachers. Partner ... Read More »