Newton-Conover City Schools is continuing to monitor the path of Hurricane Florence and it’s potential impact on our community. We have been in contact throughout the week with Catawba County Emergency Management staff and continue to receive updates. The latest information includes predicted sustained winds in the teens with gusts in the 20-35 mph range and total rainfall of 6-10 inches for our area.
Due to the predicted high winds and rainfall amounts beginning as early as tomorrow morning and continuing through the weekend there will be NO school for students on Friday, September 14th, and an Optional Workday for Staff.
We will continue to monitor the weather and its impact on our community throughout the weekend and will issue a statement on Sunday evening.
Kid Connection will operate at North Newton Elem. opening at 6 a.m.