Newport Primary School has been recognized as a Family Friendly School by the Prichard Committee, a statewide public education advocacy organization, and the administration of Gov. Andy Beshear.
To receive Family Friendly certification, schools must demonstrate relationship building, communication, shared responsibility, advocacy, and community partnerships.
They must also develop family engagement action teams with action plans and provide evidence for the following steps to deepen equitable family engagement in their school and community.
Newport Primary School is one of 32 public schools out of 1,477 statewide to be recognized.