New Knoxville Local Schools

MISSION
The goal of New Knoxville School shall be to develop responsible and productive adults with the skills to be lifelong learners.

ACADEMICS

  • Credit Flex—allowing independent study and online classes
  • Tri Star Vocational opportunities
  • Small class sizes
  • Educational field trips
  • Career exploration
  • Earn college credit while in high school through AP class, college credit plus, and post-secondary enrollment options
  • Private school atmosphere without the tuition
  • We take pride in nurturing close relationships between teachers, students, and parents.

ACADEMIC AWARDS

  • State Report Card: Excellent with Distinction
  • Graduation rate consistently 100%
  • OGT-high passage rates
  • OAA Scores—past three years 92.8% passage rate across grades 3-8
  • National Merit Scholar Program
  • 2013-14 winner of JV Division of Ohio Northern University TEAMS Competition
  • Scholastic Team consistently top ranked in MAC competitions
  • Award-winning yearbook

ELMENTARY

  • K.C. Club (Kindness and Compassion Club)—organized pajama drive, made blankets for orphans, collected money for “Pencils of Promise”
  • R.O.C.K. anti-bullying program
  • High school students volunteer in all elementary classrooms
  • German Club Olympics/German taught in K-3 classrooms
  • Whole school spirit days and pep rallies
  • Right to Read character parade, author visit, year-long themes
  • iPad classroom sets
  • Entrepreneur activities
  • Community volunteer program
  • Famous Ohioans wax museum
  • Honda/Science Partnership
  • Community service projects
  • God, Flag, and Country
  • Spelling Bee

FINE ARTS

  • Photography includes darkroom and digital experience
  • Highly competitive in area and state art shows
  • Industrial Arts classes: Woods, Life Skills, Drafting

MUSIC

  • Solo and ensemble events
  • Contests
  • Fall/Winter/Spring Concerts
  • Summer band, jazz band, concert band, pep band, choir

TECHNOLOGY

  • Computers, Introduction to Business, Accounting, Multimedia, Marketing, Web Design, Publications
  • Industrial Technology, Woods, Drafting
  • Smart Boards
  • Mobile iPad stations

ATHLETICS

  • Varsity teams in baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, golf, soccer, track and field, and volleyball
  • Member of the Midwest Athletic Conference
  • 2008 Boys’ Basketball State Champs
  • 2007 Girls’ Basketball State Runner-Up
  • 2007 Volleyball State Runner-Up

EXTRA-CURRICULAR

  • Fall play
  • German, Spanish, Pep Clubs
  • National Honor Society
  • Scholastic Team
  • W.A.V.E. (World Awareness through Volunteering and Education)

Website: Check out our website and testimonials at http://www.nk.k12.oh.us