Your PTSO Dollars at Work

Your annual donation to the Newton South PTSO does so much for our school:

Funds Classroom Innovation

  • Gives grants to enhance curriculum, keeping teachers and students excited
  • Purchases iPads for student use in the Library
  • Subsidizes senior internships and travel abroad opportunities with WISE and GELF

Grows Your Community Network

  • Prints the school-wide Student Directory to foster connections among families
  • Communicates with families weekly through PTSO newsletter — the primary vehicle for all NSHS & community information
  • Maintains the PTSO website with easy-to-find information for all families
  • Acknowledges and energizes our wonderful faculty with Staff Appreciation breakfasts and lunches
  • Connects and educates parents through summer ‘Welcome Coffees’ and ‘What to Expect’ events throughout the year

Enhances Student Life

  • Organizes and funds grade-wide social events
    §  SouthFest – keeps seniors safe after prom
    §  Senior Send-off luncheon
    §  Junior Dance
    §  Sophomore Spring Fling
    §  Freshmen Cruise
  • Purchases big-screen projectors for the Field House & Student Center
  • Contributes to the Principal’s Discretionary Fund to assist students in need
  • Enhances buildings and grounds
  • Produces our annual One School/One Book community-wide programming