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.


Dec 03, 2021: NNPS Offering COVID-19 Take-Home Test Kits

Dec 03, 2021: Warwick High School Hosts State Legislators

Nov 19, 2021: Institute awards grants and books to preschoolers in Newport News

Nov 19, 2021: Newport News students apply their STEM skills in robotics competition

Nov 16, 2021: NNPS, partners offer free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

Nov 09, 2021: NNPS accepting applications for Facilities Master Plan Steering Committee

Nov 09, 2021: School Board approves calendar adjustments

Oct 29, 2021: DoDEA awards NNPS $1.6 million grant to expand Spanish Dual Language Immersion Program

Oct 11, 2021: NNPS on-time graduation rate increases, tops state average

Oct 01, 2021: Palmer Elementary School receives $5,000 donation from new Burlington Store

Sep 24, 2021: Financial Aid Webinar 2021

Sep 21, 2021: Message from the Superintendent

Sep 20, 2021: Afterschool activities canceled Monday, Sept. 20, at all schools

Sep 20, 2021: NNPS partners with Health Hero to offer free flu vaccine to students

Sep 20, 2021: Reading and Math Growth Assessments to be administered to students in grades 3-8

Sep 11, 2021: Register for Student Vaccine Clinic on September 14

Sep 10, 2021: Safe Return to School Plan, 2021-2022

Aug 27, 2021: Kickoff the School Year with VDOE Virtual Family Literacy Night

Aug 24, 2021: Anthem Supporting Literacy in NNPS

Aug 24, 2021: NNPS to Host Facebook Live Forum

Aug 23, 2021: Get Your Chromebook Ready for Back to School

Aug 19, 2021: Register Today for the August 24 Student Vaccine Clinic

Aug 16, 2021: NNPS seeks feedback on American Rescue Plan Act ESSER III Spending Plan

Aug 12, 2021: Woodside High School offers engineering course through new partnership

Aug 04, 2021: Your Opinion Matters!

Jul 29, 2021: Register today for the August 3 Student Vaccine Clinic

Jul 25, 2021: NNPS Back To School Information

Jul 22, 2021: Aviation Academy Students Accepted to Pathways Program

Jul 22, 2021: Dr. Christine Mann Darden STEM Scholarship Awarded

Jul 22, 2021: Registration underway for the Flying Classroom Virtual STEM Camp

Jul 05, 2021: Register Today for Student July 7th Vaccine Clinic

Jun 28, 2021: Schools and Offices Closed on July 5

Jun 22, 2021: At-Home Summer Learning Opportunities

Jun 22, 2021: Three Students Honored as WHRO Young Storytellers

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 09, 2021: Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Teachers of the Year

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