Who We Are

The Newaygo Public Schools are located in beautiful Newaygo County in the heart of West Michigan's four season recreational area.  Newaygo County is located 40 miles east of Muskegon, Michigan and 45 miles north of Grand Rapids, Michigan and is home to 24 lakes, 356 miles of rivers and streams and over 100,000 acres of national forest.

The district's student enrollment is 1,685 students who attend excellent maintained facilities.  There are two elementary buildings, a middle school and a high school.  The district employs 90 professionals and 50 support staff to accommodate the student body.

We value the partnerships that we have with parents & our community that has resulted in higher student achievement.




Administration Office

360 S. Mill St., P.O. Box 820
Newaygo, MI 49337
Phone: 231.652.6984
Fax: 231.652.6505
Dr. Peggy Mathis
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Kristin Melvin
Business Manager
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Tammi Newfer
Payroll / Accounts Payable
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Jessica Fuchs
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NPS Vision

Inspiring all to seize opportunities, explore interests and achieve potential.

NPS Mission

In collaboration with parents and community, NPS will provide every student with an enriched academic foundation in a safe environment that will encourage individuals to be confident in their abilities and inspired to succeed.

NPS Promise

Experience the Lion Pride!

NPS Core Values