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A Message from the Newton Community School District Superintendent 

What's New at NCSD?

We are excited to introduce some new programs to the District, renovations, and technology upgrades! Learn more about what is coming to Newton Community School District this year. 

E-Board Solutions with 

Tim Bloom 


Check out more about how E-Board solutions is streamlining board information and communication on what is going on in Newton Community School District!

Upcoming Dates in the District

  • August 17th: Staff Welcome Back Celebration (
  • August 17th: Teacher Work Day
  • August 18th-20th: Teacher Professional Development Day
  • August 18th-20th: Back to School Days (Details Below)
  • August 23rd: First Day of School (K-12)
  • August 23rd-26th: Home Visits for Preschool 
  • August 23rd & 24th: 1.5 Hour Early Dismissal (ALL CAMPUSES) 
  • August 23rd: School Board Meeting (6:30pm-9:00pm)
    • EJH Beard Administration Center- Room 105A/via ZOOM

Check out all the upcoming activities here!


  • Newton Schools will have universal free meal service for the 2021 - 2022 School Year.  The free meals are made available through the USDA and are approved through the end of the 2021 - 2022 School Year!  
  • Please continue to fill out the Free and Reduced meal applications to be approved for a free or reduced registration fee waiver, or additional P-EBT benefits during the year.  
  • Just a reminder that all prior meal charges still need to be paid during the first 30 days of the 2021 - 2022 school year.  Thank you!
  • If you have any questions, please call or email Cristy Croson, Food Service Supervisor at 641.792.5797 X 2001 or

Check out the School Board Meeting Highlights from the meeting on August 9th, 2021 here! 

Newton By The Numbers


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Square miles of city


Drive-in theater

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