News & Publications from NTPS
NTPS Community Relations travels the district reporting on just a small portion of what our students, staff and volunteers are doing. Here you will find the latest news from around the district:
Check out the great things going on in our district!
- our email newsletter, NTPS Buzz
- our mailed paper newsletter, NTPS Community Connections
- our wall calendar
- and a repository of local media coverage about NTPS Schools
Stories from Around the District
March 22, 2019 - Winterguard is part of the larger Colorguard, commonly known as the field guard - the group who performs in the fall with the marching band. Led by director David Wilson, and Andrada, the Winterguard has won countless awards but remains a best kept secret of the district. Learn more!
March 21, 2019 - March is Music in our Schools month, so we've asked some of our music teachers to share their stories. Meet Angi Swan, music teacher at Olympic View Elementary. "Music is for everyone - not just the talented or gifted. All students can be taught to sing, just as they can be taughte to play the saxophone." Read More!
March 20, 2019 - A recent State audit found that due to budget cuts, certain aspects of the requirements for schools to keep their safety plans updated, raises concerns about student safety. Our district was an example of doing it right, with a spotlight on North Thurston High School Watch the story!