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Newcomers in the News


On November 10, 2017 The Guilfordian, the Guilford College campus newspaper, published an article entitled Greensboro school welcomes 320 students new to the U.S.

On August 1, 2017 The Triad Beat published an article by Joel Sronce entitled "Sportsball: More than 25 countries represented at Greensboro’s International Soccer Tournament".

On April 26, 2017 The Triad Beat published an article by Joel Sronce entitled "Maintaining a tradition: Greensboro stewards of the beautiful game".

On January 24, 2017 the News & Record published an article by Jennifer Atkins Brown entitled "Greensboro Girl Scout creates virtual school tours in three languages" for students at Newcomers School.  Thank you, Grimsley High School student, Bonnie Froneberger.

On August 29, 2016, WFMY News 2 filmed a report at Newcomers School entitled  "Students From Around The World Start School In Greensboro".

On Monday, March 7, 2016, a group of international refugee experts from Europe stopped by Newcomers School for a tour. The group is on a trip to learn more about how the U.S. helps refugees.  The tour was recorded by Spectrum News and can be viewed here

On February 12, 2016, two documentary filmmakers, Chris Temple and Zach Ingrasci,  visited Doris Henderson Newcomers School.  Temple and Ingrasci spent time in a Jordan refugee camp near the Syrian boarder to record the impact of the Syrian War on the refugees in the camp. Their findings were released in a documentary entitled "Salam Neighbor". Their visit to NCS was recorded by GCSTV and can be viewed here.

An article published on August 31, 2015 in the Greensboro News & Record spotlighted Newcomers school.  The article entitled, Newcomers School bridges language gap among Guilford studentstalks about students and their experience at Newcomers School.  Click on the title to see the whole article.

There were two articles published on September 15, 2013 in the Greensboro News & Record that spotlighted Newcomers school.

The first article entitled, At this school, everyone is differenttalks about a former student and his experience at Newcomers School.  Click on the title to see the whole article.

The second article entitled, Giving refugee kids the right skills, spotlights the work done for students at Newcomers School.  Click on the title to see the whole article.

In an article published on December 2, 2011 by UNC Public Radio entitled, Cultures Converge at Newcomers School, talks about students and their experiences at Newcomers School.  Click on the title to see the whole article.