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NEW Seesaw Activities

Seesaw Activities

If you recently updated the Seesaw app you may have noticed a new feature when you select the add button. This feature is called activities! This feature allows teachers to easily create and share activities for students to complete in Seesaw without dealing with the workarounds such as copy and edit. Seesaw has also provided an activities library that you ... Read More »

Visual Vocabulary with Quizlet Diagrams!

map with caption "Check out... Quizlet Diagrams"

Quizlet.com is an online tool that provides a variety of ways that students can enhance their vocabulary knowledge for any course.  Recently, Quizlet Live was released and offers students the ability to collaborate and compete in teams while learning vocabulary.  The latest tool Quizlet has to offer is Quizlet Diagrams!  This Quizlet function allows for terms and definitions to now ... Read More »

STEM Connection Night – November 13th

STEM Connection Night Flyer

N-CCS Families join us on November 13th from 5-6:30 at NCMS for STEM Connection Night – for dinner while supplies last! STEM Connection night focuses on exposing families to career pathways at 6-12 to CVCC/LRU and then to Business (K-64 concept). We have 20+ vendors to explore. Science and Math Teachers will be hosting a meet/greet to know more about ... Read More »

5th Grade CTE Roadshow

5th grade students were outside listening to a high school student about masonry.

Newton-Conover High School’s Career Technology Education (CTE) hosted the first CTE Roadshow for North Newton Elementary’s 5th-grade students as part of their STEM Elective course. All 5th-grade students were exposed to the pathway opportunities and visited two pathways of their choosing.  During their visit, students were led by NCHS student leaders and participated in hands-on activities aligned with that pathway! ... Read More »

Administrator Spotlight: John Robinson

In honor of Principals’ Appreciation Month, Newton-Conover City Schools will be spotlighting its incredible Principals from now through the end of October.  Today’s feature is on Mr. John Robinson, Principal of Discovery High School! John Robinson graduated from Northwest Cabarrus High School in Kannapolis, NC. He also graduated from the University of North Carolina Charlotte with a BA in English, ... Read More »

‘Tis the Season — We Want to Hear Why You’re #ThankfulForN-CCS (you could win a $50 gift card!)

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Now through 11/24, we are looking for stories from our staff, students, and community to share a message of joy this holiday season regarding a positive experience you’ve had in N-CCS, or a manner in which the N-CCS helped you to grow.  You may be featured in our next commercial! One lucky winner will be selected to receive a $50 ... Read More »

Administrator Spotlight: Brittany Gaines

In honor of Principals’ Appreciation Month, Newton-Conover City Schools will be spotlighting its incredible Principals from now through the end of October.  Today’s feature is on Ms. Brittany Gaines, Instructional Coach of South Newton Elementary School! Brittany Gaines serves is the instructional coach at South Newton Elementary School. She has previously served as a third and fourth grade teacher at ... Read More »

Administrator Spotlight: Amber Humphrey

In honor of Principals’ Appreciation Month, Newton-Conover City Schools will be spotlighting its incredible Principals from now through the end of October.  Today’s feature is on Ms. Amber Humphrey, Principal of South Newton Elementary! Amber Humphrey serves as the Principal of South Newton Elementary.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in 2002 from Concord University in Elementary Education with an add-on ... Read More »

Administrator Spotlight: Jill Hager

In honor of Principals’ Appreciation Month, Newton-Conover City Schools will be spotlighting its incredible Principals from now through the end of October.  Today’s feature is on Ms. Jill Hager, Instructional Coach of North Newton Elementary School! Jill Hager currently serves at North Newton Elementary as the instructional coach and has for the past 10 years and was a former  K-2 ... Read More »

Administrator Spotlight: Shane Whitener

In honor of Principals’ Appreciation Month, Newton-Conover City Schools will be spotlighting its incredible Principals from now through the end of October.  Today’s feature is on Mr. Shane Whitener, Principal of North Newton Elementary School! Mr. Whitener received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Appalachian State University. He has been in the Newton-Conover School District for 18 years at ... Read More »