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.


Jun 21, 2021: Congratulations to the NNPS Class of 2021!

Jun 21, 2021: Menchville High School FareShare Team's Work Recognized

Jun 18, 2021: Enjoy the Elementary School Virtual Concert in Commemoration of Juneteenth

Jun 14, 2021: Student schedule for last week of school

Jun 12, 2021: Newport News commemorates Juneteenth with weeklong celebration

Jun 11, 2021: Denbigh High School Graduation Ceremony Will Proceed Today

Jun 11, 2021: Governor visits Woodside High School, signs two education bills

Jun 11, 2021: NNPS salutes the 2021-22 NNPS Support Staff of the Year

Jun 10, 2021: Registration open for Student Vaccine Clinic

Jun 01, 2021: ARPA ESSER III Fund Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services

May 25, 2021: Congratulations to the 2020-21 Service Award Honorees

May 14, 2021: Student COVID Vaccine Interest Survey

May 11, 2021: NNPS students shine at regional and state CTE events

May 07, 2021: Aviation Academy soars to list of top schools

May 07, 2021: NNPS to launch Virtual Learning Academy for high school students

May 07, 2021: Plans for the 2021-2022 school year are underway

May 07, 2021: Remote Learning Information (2021-22)

May 07, 2021: Virtual Learning Academy Information (2021-22)

May 03, 2021: Congratulations to the 2020-21 NNPS Support Staff of the Year

Apr 22, 2021: Spring SOL Schedule

Apr 13, 2021: Student artists win honors in VSBA Regional Contest

Apr 02, 2021: Painter Job Fair on April 14 and Sub Job Fair on April 15

Apr 01, 2021: No Meals-To-Go Service Over Spring Break

Apr 01, 2021: Spring sports season update

Mar 26, 2021: Patricia Franklin receives 2021 Art Educator Award

Mar 26, 2021: Summer Virtual MOVE Summit (application deadline April 9)

Mar 24, 2021: NNPS Celebrates the Arts

Mar 18, 2021: Additional food assistance for all NNPS families

Mar 18, 2021: NNPS Cancels Afterschool Activities and Events for March 18

Mar 18, 2021: Virginia First Lady Pamela Northam visits Newport News School in celebration of Virginia Agriculture Literacy Week

Mar 17, 2021: VDOE Community Information Sessions on Mathematics

Mar 16, 2021: From WAVY-TV: 2 Newport News teachers find a way to work virtually with music students during pandemic

Mar 16, 2021: NNPS Youth Development celebrates Student Empowerment Month this March

Mar 15, 2021: Young Men of Distinction from An Achievable Dream earn first place trophy

Mar 12, 2021: Student maintains focus on success during pandemic and relocation

Mar 10, 2021: NNPS seeks input on renaming of schools

Mar 08, 2021: NNPS partners with BusPatrol to keep students safe

Mar 04, 2021: Important Information for Successful First Day Back to School

Mar 02, 2021: Newport News Education Foundation elects new members

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

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

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 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