Covington Independent Public Schools Covington Schools Delay Opening Due To Facility Complications By Michael Monks • Aug 6, 2019 Courtesy of The River City News Covington Independent Public Schools announced Tuesday that the district is delaying its return for the new school year. Superintendent Alvin Garrison noted multiple problems with facilities as the reason. School will now start on September 3. Covington Independent Public Schools To Open New Enrollment Center By Patricia A. Scheyer • Jun 24, 2019 Courtesy of River City News The new enrollment center at Covington Independent Public Schools is set to open on July 8. A look at the results from the Strive Partnership's report on local urban schools By Mark Heyne • Apr 10, 2015 Listen Listening... / 34:24 The Strive Partnership recently released its sixth annual report on the state of schools in our urban core, which looks at Cincinnati Public Schools and the Newport and Covington school districts.