The Board of Directors of the Newport Special School District has scheduled its Annual public meeting at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 16. 

The meeting will be held in the board room of the Administration Building at 406 Wilkerson Drive in Newport, and is open to all district patrons. The meeting is held in compliance with Arkansas State Standards for Accreditation of Public Schools.  The regular October meeting will be held immediately following this report.