After Coweta County students return from their week-long Winter Break on February 27, county schools will prepare for several year-end events as the school year heads toward an end in May.
High school spring plays begin in March, and proms, honors nights, school performances and other events follow throughout April and May. Several school functions will be held at the Nixon Centre for Performing and Visual Arts. A schedule of those events can be found at thenixoncentre.net.
Major year-end events, honors nights and graduation schedules for the Coweta County School System include:
February 20-24 – Winter Break week
Saturday, March 25 – Tuesday, March 28 –Newnan High School Spring Play/Musical (“Rock of Ages”), Newnan High School Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. (2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 26)
April 3-7 – Spring Break week
April 13-15 – Northgate High Spring Play/Musical (“9-to-5”), Newnan High School Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 15 – East Coweta High School Prom
Tuesday, April 25 – High School High Honors Luncheon, Kiwanis, at the Fairgrounds (time TBA)
Saturday, April 29 – Northgate High School Prom
Monday, May 1 – East Coweta High School Honors Night, at Crossroads Church, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 2 – Teacher of the Year Program, at the Nixon Centre, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 4 – Newnan High Honors Night, at Unity Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 6 – Newnan High School Prom
Monday, May 8 – Northgate High Honors Night, at the Nixon Centre, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 11–Saturday, May 13– East Coweta High School Spring Play/Musical (“Addams Family”), at the Nixon Centre, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 21 – Baccalaureate Services (all schools) (East Coweta High at the Nixon Centre, Newnan High at First Baptist Newnan, Northgate High at Crossroads Church), 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 24 – Central Educational Center Dual Enrollment Graduation, at the Nixon Centre, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 25 – Newnan High School Graduation, at Drake Stadium, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 26 – Northgate High School Graduation, at Henry Seldon Field, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 26 – Last Day of the School Year
Saturday, May 27 – East Coweta High School Graduation, at Shoemake Stadium, 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 31 – Coweta County School System retirement banquet and program, at the Nixon Centre, 7:00 p.m.