Schools and Offices Closed on July 5

Posted: June 28, 2021

In recognition of the federal observance of Independence Day, all Newport News public schools and offices will be closed on Monday, July 5, 2021.

All SPARK programs and summer school classes will be closed on July 5. Elementary and middle school SPARK will now start on Tuesday, July 6, and conclude on Thursday, August 12, as scheduled.

Session 1 of high school summer courses will conclude on Thursday, July 15, as scheduled. Students will not need to make up the day; teachers will adjust student coursework to accommodate the holiday.

Have a happy and safe Independence Day holiday.