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North Newton Elementary Sponsors Hat Day

Students wearing hats

On Thursday, October 15, 2015, in celebration of White Cane Safety Day, the EC Cluster classes at North Newton Elementary sponsored a hat day! For the low cost of $1, students wore a hat during the school day. Proceeds went to help offset costs of field trips, resources and other needs that are special to our classrooms. North Newton Elementary appreciates the support ... Read More »

North Newton Whiteboard Tables Provide Creativity Outlet

Students writing

The North library has recently added whiteboard material to some of the tables.  The 3rd graders used the whiteboards to create a Venn diagram comparing two books they read.  The 4th graders utilized them to take notes while using a database to research North Carolina state symbols for a group social studies assignment. Read More »

MobyMax Program

Moby Max Logo

This year our school received a grant for the online math/reading program MobyMax.  This online program can be accessed on apple devices and windows operating system at  Students take placement tests to place them on their grade level. When students log on it is self-paced for their reading and math. Teachers can set the order of the concepts, can ... Read More »

N-CCS March Employee of the Month: Mrs. Jill Hager

Congratulations to Mrs. Jill Hager, the N-CMS March Employee of the Month! Jill is an Instructional Coach at North Newton Elementary School. Mrs. Hager’s peers nominated her for her tremendous work ethic and her dedication to providing resources and support for students, staff members, and parents. One nominee wrote, “Talk about wearing multiple hats! Jill Hager does for our school ... Read More »

Golden Egg Found at North Newton

On March 19th, the ESL department at North Newton sponsored an Easter Egg Hunt for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade.  There were 110 students and family members in attendance  The families were able to interact with the teachers as well as other families at this event.  The teachers were able to get to know the students and their families in ... Read More »

N-CCS March 2015 School Board Meeting

The March 2015 N-CCS Board of Education Meeting began with recognitions and kind gestures of gratitude from our schools and district leaders in Newton-Conover City Schools.  The meeting was called to order with the Pledge of Allegiance, led by Discovery High School students, Nathan Blackburn and Fletcher Hamlin. These fine young men emulated respect and reverence as they led the group ... Read More »

The Power of iMovie

The fourth grade students in my class have been completing a month long project where they have learned about a famous African-American. They completed all of their research using NCWISEOWL and different biography websites. The students then took the information they researched and created a cereal box that tells about their famous African-American. The students also came up with the ... Read More »

Reading Under the Stars at North Newton

North Newton celebrated Read Across America with a camping experience fit for Dr. Seuss. On Tuesday, March 3rd North Newton students came to school for a night of reading fun. Each student that came to participate got a free book to read that night under the stars in the gym. The students got the whole experience of camping by eating ... Read More »

North Newton’s Beta Club Induction

On Friday, January 23, eleven students were inducted to the Beta Club at North Newton Elementary School. This was an extreme honor for these students!  Mrs. Mandy Cobb, the teacher in charge of the Beta Club, looks forward to working with this amazing group of students. The students had to met the following requirements in order to be inducted into ... Read More »

Serving Our Families

North Newton Elementary School held the 2nd Annual Toy Drive during the month of December.  They were able to serve over 30 families which included 75 children.  It is absolutely amazing to see how much the people in our community are willing to help others.  The staff at North Newton, lead by Stacey Mrazek and Emily Miller, collected new and slightly ... Read More »