The district has created a webpage for technology and library resources utilized during distance learning. Please visit this page for all information, tutorials, tools, and updates.
More specific information can be found on the Student and Family Technology Resources webpage.
NOTE: Please remember to check your "Spam" box as we have reports that some mail messages from NPS are getting flagged as Spam. This means you may miss email updates on NPS happenings, Device pickup, etc.
2020-21 School Year Device Information
Students in grades PreK-12 will be provided with a device during the 20-21 school year. The following chart shows type of device by grade level:
Device to be Issued
NPS Loaner Device Instructions and Care Guide
Low Cost Internet Options
Please see low-cost Internet/phone options for offereings by local ISP providers. The district is also providing families that cannot afford internet with a WiFi hotspot for remote learning. We currently have a waitlist of requests for these devices. Please contact your child's school if you are in need of a hotspot for your child's learning.
Newton Public School Gmail accounts have been turned on for all K-12 students. Click on the links below for grade-specific instructions.
NPS Family Tech Support
We have created a dedicated email address for families to request technical support with accessing learning materials and/or student accounts. Please email us at:*Please note that this is not for troubleshooting home network issues. Please contact your ISP provider if you are having trouble connecting with your internet service.
High School 1:1 program Tech Assistance Request
If you are having an issue with the school assigned Chromebook, please complete this Google Form:High School 1:1 Chromebook Repair Request
We will contact you about the next steps in the process.
Please note: we have a very limited number of Chromebook loaners and we want to ensure we help those families most in need. Due to this, devices with minor issues that still allow the device to function may take longer for repari and a loaner.