Home education students are not enrolled in the Newton Public Schools. Only those students who are enrolled and in regular attendance in the Newton Public Schools are eligible to participate in the interscholastic athletic program, student government, and student activities/clubs or graduate from/receive a diploma from Newton Public Schools.
Newton Public Schools is not responsible for supplying textbooks, instructional materials or access to other NPS instructional or assessment resources to home education students. This applies to any and all online, remote, or digital resources NPS makes available to students enrolled and in regular attendance in the Newton Public Schools.
However, home education students, upon written request and with the approval of the Superintendent and Principal if appropriate, may utilize library and guidance services, including testing.
Home education students are eligible for applicable special education services.