Our Vision and Mission

Inspiring Excellence and Empowering Potential

Scott County Public Schools enables, inspires and empowers students to achieve high academic standards, lead ethical lives and become responsible citizens. Through a sustained commitment to education, SCPS aspires to establish a community of respectful, cooperative and compassionate learners.



Quarter 3 Awards Day 4/11/2016
First Grade - Third Grade @ 1 p.m.
Fourth Grade - Seventh Grade @ 2 p.m.

Kindergarten Registration - April 21, 2016 3p.m.-5 p.m.
NES Library (Click on the link for details)

End of Year Awards Day
May 24, 2016
 PK-2 at 9 a.m.
3-7 at 10 a.m.

7th Grade Graduation
May 25, 2016 at 9 a.m.

SOL Testing May 2-May 20, 2016

Monday, May 2 Reading 7
Tuesday, May 3 Reading 5 Pt 1
Wednesday, May 4 Reading 5 Pt 2 A.M.
VA Histry 4 P.M.
Thursday, May 5 Reading 3 Pt 1
Friday, May 6 Reading 3 Pt 2 A.M.
Civics 7 P.M.
Monday, May 9 Reading 4 Pt 1 A.M.
Science 5 P.M.
Tuesday, May 10 Reading Pt 2
Wednesday, May 11 Reading 6
Thursday, May 12 Math 7
Friday, May 13 Math 3
Monday, May 16 Math 5 Pt 1
Tuesday, May 17 Math 5 Pt 2
Wednesday, May 18 Math 6
Thursday, May 19 Math 4 Pt 1
Friday, May 20 Math 4 Pt 2

SCPS Graduation Dates
May 25, 2016 Gate City High School - 7 p.m.
May 26, 2016 Rye Cove High School - 7 p.m.
May 27, 2016 Twin Springs High School - 7 p.m.

May 30, 2016 - Schools Closed in
Observance of Memorial Day

June 1 - Last Day of School - Dismissal at 12:45 p.m.
(High School Dismisses at 1:00 p.m.)

June 2-3, 2016 - Teacher Workdays
8 a.m.-2 p.m.



Remember to Save and Turn in Box Tops
Students may collect and turn boxtops in to the office. Make sure your child's name is on the sheet they turn in so they receive credit. Please arrange boxtops on a piece of paper in rows of 5 or 10.

Food City Value Card
Please make sure you link your value  card to NES. You can tell them when you check out or register your card online here


March 29 Third Nine Weeks End
March 25 Good Friday - Schools Closed
March 28 Spring Break - Schools Closed
June 1 Second Semester Ends - 1PM Dismissal
June 2-3 Teacher Workdays

   Attendance Policy:

TARDIES: Arrival at school after 8:20 are Tardy. Students must report to the office upon arrival and have an excuse from parent, doctor, etc., and sign in to receive an admission slip from teh office.

ABSENCES: Students must bring an excuse the day he/she returns to school stating the reason for the absence. Students have 7 parent notes for the year which will in clude tardiness, early dismissals, or absences. After 7 parent notes, only doctor, dentist, court official, religious holiday, death of immediate family member, or other extenuating circumstances determined by the school administration, will be excused. Students are allowed 5 days after returning to school to complete make up work. Seven unexcused absences can result in referral to county attendance/truance officer.

For further detail on tardies and/or absences please read check the Attendance page.





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