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.

Sep 22, 2020: CNU students encourage NNPS students

Sep 18, 2020: Virtual Financial Aid Workshop

Sep 09, 2020: Afterschool and summer programs to continue

Sep 09, 2020: Carver 1st grade author earns top honors in WHRO PBS KIDS Writers Contest

Sep 06, 2020: Link & Learn Webinar: Preparing for a Successful Virtual Learning Experience

Sep 04, 2020: First Day of School Information

Sep 03, 2020: Meal Service During Virtual Learning

Aug 28, 2020: NNPS Partners offer child care for families

Aug 28, 2020: Public Hearing on Renaming of Schools

Aug 27, 2020: Meals-to-Go Service Change, Week of Aug. 31

Aug 11, 2020: NNPS Launches School Supply Donation Drive

Aug 11, 2020: NNPS Summer Graduates Participate in Modified Graduation Ceremony

Aug 10, 2020: Rising Juniors and Seniors and families invited to participate in Virtual Chats/Workshops

Aug 05, 2020: NNPS Will Start School Virtually

Aug 03, 2020: Proposed Return to Learn Plan

Aug 03, 2020: Schools and offices closed, activities canceled on Tuesday, August 4

Jul 28, 2020: NNPS to Host Facebook Live on Return to Learn Plan

Jul 22, 2020: NNPS Seeks Input on Proposed Return to Learn Plan

Jul 17, 2020: NN School Board to hold electronic meeting July 20

Jul 09, 2020: Meals-to-Go Service Changes

Jul 02, 2020: A Message from the Superintendent: Return to Learn Plan

Jul 01, 2020: NNPS seeks input on Return to School Plan

Jun 30, 2020: NN School Board to Hold Electronic Meeting

Jun 30, 2020: NNPS earns six VDOE Exemplar Performance School Awards

Jun 29, 2020: BayPort Student-Run Credit Union Partnership Earns State Recognition

Jun 25, 2020: Heritage High grad Antonio Martin wins Jostens Renaissance Student Scholarship

Jun 25, 2020: School Board Members-Elect Take Oath of Office

Jun 18, 2020: NNPS salutes graduating MVPs

Jun 15, 2020: Congratulations to the NNPS Class of 2020

Jun 13, 2020: Graduation Ceremony Guide

Jun 09, 2020: Important Graduation Ceremony Update

Jun 05, 2020: SPARK Summer Learning information now available

Jun 03, 2020: Community leaders named as Newport News Education Foundation officers

Jun 01, 2020: Graduation Update from the Superintendent

May 29, 2020: Food Assistance for All NNPS Families

May 27, 2020: NNPS releases Plan for Student Possessions at School

May 21, 2020: Important Information about SOL Testing and Verified Credits

May 21, 2020: NNPS announces the Division-wide Teacher of the Year, Ashley Chassard

May 20, 2020: Denbigh High named a winner in Trex Plastic Film Recycling Challenge

May 20, 2020: NNPS earns award for financial reporting

May 20, 2020: NNPS earns two Programs That Work awards

May 20, 2020: NNPS named a 2020 Best Community for Music Education District

May 20, 2020: NNPS-TV offers a wealth of educational programming

May 20, 2020: Riverside Elementary School Principal receives School Bell Award

May 20, 2020: VSBA Showcase for Success includes iSTEM and ASSIST

May 17, 2020: High School Students: Register Now for Virtual Chats and Workshops

May 15, 2020: NN School Board to hold electronic meetings

May 13, 2020: NNPS Graduates will participate in modified graduation ceremonies

May 11, 2020: High School Counseling Departments to Host Virtual Chats

May 11, 2020: NNPS announces the Elementary, Middle, and High School Teachers of the Year

May 05, 2020: NNPS Prize Patrol Honors Teacher of the Year Finalists

May 03, 2020: NNPS to open additional meal site; NN libaries offering free wi-fi at select meal sites

Apr 29, 2020: Teacher of the Year finalists announced

Apr 27, 2020: Congratulations to our 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year

Apr 26, 2020: NNPS releases new elementary learning packets; dinner added to Meals-To-Go

Apr 21, 2020: Meals-To-Go time adjusted to 11:30am-12:30pm

Apr 17, 2020: Elementary At-Home Learning Plan, 4th Quarter

Apr 17, 2020: NN School Board to Hold Electronic Meeting

Apr 17, 2020: Secondary At-Home Learning Plan, 4th Quarter

Apr 13, 2020: April 13: Meals-To-Go Additions & School Office Hours

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