The Newport City School Board will have a special called meeting on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at 5:30PM in the Director's Office.
Mon Jan 30 11:02 AM
The Newport City School Board's January meeting has been changed to Tuesday, January 24 due to recent storm damage on the NGS campus. The meeting had originally been scheduled for Tuesday, January 17 (after the January 16 MLK holiday).
Fri Jan 13 01:30 PM
Newport Grammar School is currently in a “Lockout” where students and staff remain indoors and all entrances are secured. This is different than a “Lockdown.” We continue to be in constant communication with Newport Police Dept. pertaining to current situation in Newport and Cocke County. We will update you as we know more. Please be assured that the safety of our students and staff is our top priority. UPDATE: We have been informed that the situation is now resolved. NGS will operate under normal dismissal procedures for this afternoon.
Fri Dec 09 01:44 PM
Newport Grammar School teachers Whitney Butler (1st Grade) and Carla Sexton (5th Grade) recently graduated from the Leadership Cocke County program as part of the Class of 2022. As part of the program, both teachers completed the nine-month program, which involved developing leadership skills, in addition to discovering many aspects of the Cocke County community. Leadership Cocke County features a two-day intensive retreat where class participants learn about themselves, their classmates and develop leadership skills, as well as eight themed days about different sectors of Cocke County, including government, healthcare, tourism and recreation, business and industry, education, agriculture, and law enforcement.
Wed Nov 16 03:59 PM
Newport City School System one of 16 districts in Tennessee named an Exemplary district. Read more here.
Thu Sep 15 11:57 AM
Whitney Butler received the Teaching Excellence Award for her immersive teaching of history with interactive games and multimedia elements that encourage a well rounded learning experience, as well as for the promotion of the study of local history to her students.
Tue Jun 07 07:44 PM
During the Coordinated School Institute in Franklin, Tennessee, February 28 - March 2, Newport City School System's Mischelle Black, Health Coordinator was recognized as Coordinator of the Year. The Tennessee Department of Education sponsors the institute with school district representatives attending from across the state annually (click to read more)
Tue Mar 22 08:13 AM
On Monday, September 13, the Tennessee Department of Education released school and district designations from the spring 2021 state testing results. Newport Grammar School has received the honor of being named a 2021 Reward School and the Newport City School System has been recognized as an Exemplary District. Click here to read more...
Tue Sep 14 02:27 PM
Newport Grammar School is Opening a New School-Based Clinic to Provide Quality Health Care for Newport City School System Families & City Employees. Click for details.
Wed Apr 21 08:07 AM