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.


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 22, 2019: Free School Meals at NNPS

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

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