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.


Feb 22, 2021: Proposed 2021-2022 School Calendar Survey

Feb 21, 2021: Important Information for a Successful First Day

Feb 21, 2021: Meals-To-Go Service Changes

Feb 12, 2021: Bellamy and Smith deemed Gold Star Teachers

Feb 12, 2021: Woodside High Magnet student marks National News Literacy Week with segment aired on WTKR

Feb 11, 2021: NNPS Chief of Staff named to leadership role in Virginia

Feb 11, 2021: Weather delay on Friday, Feb. 12

Feb 10, 2021: Childcare Bus Transportation Requests

Feb 10, 2021: Report cards available In ParentVUE

Feb 10, 2021: Return to Learn Virtual Town Hall

Feb 08, 2021: Return to Learn Timeline Update

Feb 05, 2021: DECA students test skills and prepare for state competition

Feb 05, 2021: Fall Sports Season Update

Feb 03, 2021: Live Virtual Math Instruction on Wednesdays for Students in Grades 3-5

Jan 27, 2021: Meals-to-Go Service Changes for January 28-29

Jan 23, 2021: Important Update about Benchmark Testing and Exams

Jan 22, 2021: YouthBuild named finalist in Rethink Adult Ed Challenge

Jan 12, 2021: NNPS cancels winter sports season

Jan 05, 2021: Return to In-Person Instruction Postponed

Dec 17, 2020: Heritage student wins regional computer science award

Dec 15, 2020: NNPS to host Return to Learn virtual town halls for students and families

Dec 15, 2020: Woodside drama students raise funds for local & national theatre programs

Dec 14, 2020: Meals-To-Go During Winter Break

Dec 11, 2020: Winter Sports Season Update

Dec 08, 2020: Heritage High School Lead Custodian Tammy Davis Recognized

Nov 22, 2020: Meals-To-Go Schedule for the week of November 23

Nov 17, 2020: NNPS awarded STOP School Violence grant

Nov 17, 2020: Return to Learn: Phase II Plan Update

Nov 17, 2020: School Supply Drive Successfully Connects Students with the Tools They Need

Nov 16, 2020: Newport News School Governance Team becomes a VSBA Master Board

Nov 09, 2020: NNPS Launches COVID-19 Dashboard

Nov 09, 2020: Report Cards Will Be Available In ParentVUE

Oct 29, 2020: B. T. Washington Middle students recognized in James River Association Poster Contest

Oct 23, 2020: Mayor's Book Club helps young readers start personal libraries

Oct 21, 2020: Office Depot rounds up donation for Kiln Creek Elementary

Oct 21, 2020: Temporary reassignments offer Transportation employees new opportunities

Oct 15, 2020: Link & Learn Webinars for Parents of Students with Disabilities

Oct 15, 2020: WAVY.com - Newport News teachers ride bikes to deliver books to students

Oct 13, 2020: Message from the Superintendent, Return to Learn Postponement

Oct 08, 2020: Oct. 9 Half-Day Virtual Schedule for Elementary, Middle, and High Schools

Oct 07, 2020: NNPS Plan for Returning to In-Person Instruction

Oct 06, 2020: Children of Change: Local 8-year-old set out to help the homeless

Oct 03, 2020: NNPS planning for in-person instruction; families asked to complete intent form

Oct 01, 2020: Additional Food Assistance for All NNPS Families

Oct 01, 2020: NNPS graduation rate remains high, tops state average

Sep 28, 2020: NNPS Virtual Block Party

Sep 28, 2020: Link & Learn Webinar for Parents of Students with Disabilities

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 27, 2020: ALL CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION AND UPDATES

Mar 27, 2020: AT-HOME LEARNING WEBSITE

Mar 27, 2020: STUDENT MEALS DURING SHUTDOWN

Mar 25, 2020: Newport News School Board approves budget

Mar 23, 2020: ALL SCHOOLS TO REMAIN CLOSED THROUGH END OF SCHOOL YEAR

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

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

Mar 16, 2020: AT-HOME LEARNING INFORMATION

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