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.


May 23, 2019: Virginia SkillsUSA first place champions

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 25, 2019: Last day of school adjusted to June 13

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

Mar 29, 2019: Students work as optical engineers in latest design challenge

Mar 18, 2019: Career Pathways Summer Internship Program

Mar 18, 2019: Register for Community Drone Day at Heritage, May 4

Mar 14, 2019: NNPS contributes helping hands and fast feet during One City Marathon

Mar 11, 2019: Newsome Park Security Officer named one of Virginia's Most Outstanding Crossing Guards

Mar 04, 2019: Register Now for Megagenesis 2019: A College and Career-Ready Experience

Feb 19, 2019: WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENT, 2 HOUR DELAY FEB. 20

Feb 12, 2019: Special Ed Teacher Residency Program, Apply by March 15

Feb 07, 2019: 2019 All-City Science, Technology, and Engineering Fair Results

Feb 01, 2019: Students work as mechanical engineers in latest Engineering Design Challenge

Jan 31, 2019: NNPS seeking input at Budget Forum

Jan 30, 2019: NNPS hosting Male Empowerment Conference

Jan 24, 2019: NNPS proposed calendars for 2019-2020

Jan 23, 2019: Partial government shutdown poses no immediate impact to NNPS

Jan 22, 2019: Social worker named tops in state

Jan 17, 2019: NNPS invites furloughed employees to join its substitute team

Jan 15, 2019: Community Symposium on the Prevention of Human Trafficking

Jan 15, 2019: Passage Middle School Principal named Virginia Administrator of the Year by Virginia Association of School Librarians

Jan 09, 2019: NNPS unveils plan to expand Gifted Services

Jan 02, 2019: First Step pre-screening registration is now open

Dec 17, 2018: Hiring Open House, Feb. 2

Dec 17, 2018: NNPS Interview Expo, Feb. 16

Dec 09, 2018: NNPS on two hour delay Monday, Dec. 10

Dec 06, 2018: Special Education Teacher Residency Program

Dec 05, 2018: Superintendent presents State of the Schools Address

Dec 03, 2018: CNU and NNPS form partnership to create path to college

Nov 13, 2018: Habitat for Humanity neighborhood repair blitz

Nov 08, 2018: Fourth and fifth-grade students work as structural engineers in latest design challenge

Nov 08, 2018: NN teachers earn recognition in Financial Literacy Education

Oct 29, 2018: NNPS elementary students to Tee It Up in PE classes

Oct 18, 2018: Bloom Middle School Girls' Empowerment Conference, Nov. 9-10

Oct 16, 2018: Curriculum Exec. Director Nancy Sweat chosen for SOL Innovation Committee

Oct 15, 2018: Make-up scheduled unaffected following October school closing

Oct 12, 2018: All schools will be closed Friday, October 12, due to widespread power outages and several road closures.

Oct 11, 2018: Due to impending weather, all afterschool activities and athletic events are canceled on Thursday, October 11.

Oct 03, 2018: NNPS graduation rate remains high, tops state average

Sep 28, 2018: NNPS celebrates nearly $800,000 DoD grant

Sep 27, 2018: More Newport News schools earn accreditation

Sep 27, 2018: NNPS partners with Health Hero to offer free flu vaccine to students

Sep 24, 2018: NNPS adjusts school operating hours

Sep 11, 2018: Make sure you are receiving NNPS phone messages!

Sep 10, 2018: Video: First day of school at NNPS

Sep 06, 2018: Woodside High principal announces departure

Sep 05, 2018: New teachers welcomed and celebrated at NNPS

Sep 05, 2018: This summer's iNNovate Technology Conference a success!

Aug 20, 2018: NNPS launches Huntington Middle School feasibility study

Aug 09, 2018: NNPS Superintendent releases Entry Plan

Jul 30, 2018: Back to school immunizations available at the Peninsula Health District

Jul 24, 2018: Deer Park and Hilton earn Excellence Awards

Jul 10, 2018: NNPS Career and Technical programs recognized for education exellence

Jul 03, 2018: Newport News School Board appoints Chief of Staff

Jun 20, 2018: New superintendent and School Board members take oath of office

Jun 18, 2018: Teachers recognized for contributions to NASA eClips project

Jun 15, 2018: Todd Stadium earns national recognition

Jun 08, 2018: Congratulations NNPS Class of 2018!

Jun 08, 2018: NNPS salutes graduating Most Valuable Players

Jun 06, 2018: 2018-19 Support Staff of the Year

Jun 06, 2018: NNPS employees recognized for dedicated service

Jun 06, 2018: NNPS names Teachers of the Year