NNPS News & Announcements

Exciting things are happening in Newport News Public Schools each and every day! Learn how we are preparing our students to be college, career and citizen-ready and more about our innovative approaches to teaching and learning.

Mar 28, 2020: March 28, Important Update from the Superintendent

Mar 28, 2020: Meals-To-Go Location Map




Mar 25, 2020: Newport News School Board approves budget


Mar 18, 2020: School Division Expanding Meal Service, At-Home Learning

Mar 17, 2020: School Board Public Hearing Rescheduled to March 24, 6pm


Mar 13, 2020: Coronavirus update, March 13, 6:35 p.m.

Mar 13, 2020: Newport News Public Schools will be closed for students from March 16 to March 27 under orders from the Governor

Mar 13, 2020: NNPS and the Coronavirus: What You Need to Know

Mar 12, 2020: Journey 2025: Review our draft strategic plan and provide input

Mar 11, 2020: Drivers mentor students to accelerate their achievement

Mar 11, 2020: The Virginia Association for Elementary School Principals has awarded a School Bell Award to Jacky Barber

Mar 10, 2020: Robotics Team adapts car to get younger students rolling

Mar 10, 2020: Students present art-inspired, original works at PFAC

Mar 04, 2020: Aviation Academy Relocation

Mar 04, 2020: Change in leadership at General Stanford Elementary

Mar 04, 2020: Heritage senior named National Student of the Month for service to school

Mar 03, 2020: NNPS Child Nutrition department earns nutrition award

Mar 03, 2020: Take the Technology & Learning Survey by April 3

Feb 28, 2020: Woodside students sweep Woman's Club of Newport News Art and Literature Contest

Feb 20, 2020: All Newport News public schools and offices will be closed on Friday, February 21, due to weather and road conditions.

Feb 20, 2020: Apply for NNPS-ODU Teacher Residency Program

Feb 19, 2020: All afterschool activities and athletic events are canceled for Thursday, February 20, due to anticipated weather conditions.

Feb 18, 2020: NNPS proposed calendars for 2020-2021

Feb 18, 2020: Students learn the power of HIStory at RISE! Male Empowerment Conference

Feb 17, 2020: WVEC: Newport News students construct lockers for astronauts

Feb 13, 2020: NNPS students use computer science skills in Engineering Design Challenge

Feb 07, 2020: School Board approves Huntington Middle School Academic Plan

Feb 06, 2020: Archers celebrate victory and prepare to compete at State Tournament

Feb 06, 2020: Woodside High Seatbelt Club buckles down to get others to buckle up!

Jan 30, 2020: All-City Science, Engineering & Technology Fair Winners

Jan 10, 2020: NN School Board appoints new member to fill unexpired term

Jan 07, 2020: NN Education Foundation, NNPS hire director to boost support for education

Jan 07, 2020: School Board seeks input on Huntington student assignment proposals

Dec 20, 2019: First Step Screening Registration is now open

Dec 20, 2019: NN Libraries and NNPS partner to support literacy

Dec 12, 2019: NN School Board to Host Candidate Forum

Dec 11, 2019: Visual and Performing Arts Supervisor named Virginia Art Educator of the Year

Nov 21, 2019: Clean School Award honorees recognized

Nov 21, 2019: Newport News Education Foundation earns grant for STEM education

Nov 21, 2019: NNPS teachers earn recognition in Financial Literacy Education

Nov 20, 2019: NN School Board accepting applications for upcoming vacancy

Nov 18, 2019: American Education Week #NNPSproud

Nov 11, 2019: NNPS honors employees who have served

Oct 28, 2019: Career and Technical Education Instructional Supervisor named president-elect of VACTEA

Oct 25, 2019: Renita Williams appointed to Governor Northam's Commission on African American History Education

Oct 23, 2019: NNPS honors Transportation team, receives Blue Bird's 15,000th propane bus

Oct 08, 2019: NNPS graduation rate reaches all-time high, tops state average

Oct 04, 2019: Wear Blue on Monday, Oct. 7 as we STAND Together Against Bullying

Oct 03, 2019: October is National Bullying Prevention Month and STAND Month in NNPS

Oct 02, 2019: NNPS partners with Livingtree to bring families closer to school

Sep 30, 2019: NNPS students making strides in achievement

Sep 30, 2019: Please take our Calendar Survey by Oct. 6

Sep 27, 2019: NNPS students named AP Scholars

Sep 24, 2019: Menchville Lead4Change team awarded Grand Prize in challenge

Sep 24, 2019: NNPS participates in Denbigh Day Parade

Sep 24, 2019: NNPS receives 2019 Environmental Education and Stewardship Grant

Sep 16, 2019: NNPS partners with Health Hero to offer free flu vaccine

Sep 13, 2019: Sprint 1Million Eligibility Survey for High School Students, Sept. 16-20

Sep 12, 2019: NNPS launches CyberSTEAM Program

Sep 05, 2019: Schools, offices closed Friday, Sept. 6

Sep 04, 2019: Weather Announcement for Thursday, Sept. 5

Aug 22, 2019: Back to School Information

Aug 13, 2019: Cox partners with Livingtree to enhance family engagement in NNPS

Aug 06, 2019: Governor names NNPS Chief Academic Officer to STEM Commission

Aug 05, 2019: Newport News students gain work, career experiences this summer

Jul 30, 2019: Virginia Sales Tax Holiday is August 2-4

Jul 29, 2019: NNPS offering summer meals for all children

Jul 08, 2019: Newport News schools earn Exemplar Performance School Awards

Jun 14, 2019: Apply for the NNPS Apprenticeship Program by July 8

Jun 11, 2019: 2019-20 Support Staff of the Year

Jun 11, 2019: Achievable Dream High School named among Best High Schools Teaching Personal Finance

Jun 11, 2019: Deer Park and Nelson Elementary Schools earn VIP Awards

Jun 11, 2019: Heritage High SADD Chapter earns Governor's Transportation Safety Award

Jun 11, 2019: John Gnik named Virginia High School League State Forensics Champion

Jun 11, 2019: NNPS teachers graduate from UVA Master's Degree program

Jun 10, 2019: Congratulations to the NNPS Class of 2019

Jun 03, 2019: Changes to High School Standards of Learning (SOL) Testing

Jun 02, 2019: Wear blue on Monday, June 3 #LoveForVB

May 20, 2019: Parent Survey extended until June 13

May 16, 2019: 2019-2020 Teachers of the Year

May 03, 2019: Please take our Parent Survey by May 12

May 01, 2019: STEP: Summer Training and Enrichment Program application information

Apr 22, 2019: NNPS Home to National Plant Manager of the Year

Apr 22, 2019: NNPS Named a 2019 Best Community for Music Education District

Apr 19, 2019: After-school & athletic activities cancelled Friday, April 19; kickball tournament rescheduled

Apr 16, 2019: SPARK Summer Program Registration Information

Apr 09, 2019: NNPS employees recognized for dedicated service

Apr 09, 2019: SPARK Student Intern Opportunities

Apr 08, 2019: High school students: Earn a free computer! Apply by April 19

Apr 08, 2019: NNPS home to VHSL State Champions and State Player of the Year

Apr 08, 2019: Please take the Tech & Learning Survey by April 26