Author Archives: PTSO

Honor Your Child’s Teachers and Support Newton Schools Foundation

The school year is quickly coming to an end! If you want to do something special for your child’s teachers or other staff this year, consider the Newton Schools Foundation’s Honor Thy Teacher program. When you donate to NSF in the name of … Continue reading

Now Enrolling for 2020 South Student Trip to DC

Every year South sophomores, juniors and seniors have the opportunity to go on a week-long trip to Washington DC as part of the Close Up Program.  Students fly to DC, explore the nation’s capital and see how our government operates, … Continue reading

‘A Mindful Approach to Managing Media’ Documentary and Discussion on Wed., May 8

Are children and teens addicted? Are we? What do kids and parents need to know?On Wed., May 8 from 6:15-8:15pm, join us for a viewing of “Like,” a documentary exploring the impact of social media on our lives, followed by … Continue reading

Newton METCO T-Shirt Fundraiser

The Newton Family Council is selling Newton METCO T shirts as a fundraiser! The Newton Family Council is a non profit organization committed to supporting the efforts of the Newton METCO staff in providing optimal educational, emotional, social and physical growth … Continue reading

2019 Newton Schools Foundation Honor Thy Teacher Program

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 6-10! If you want to do something special for your child’s teacher or other staff this year, consider the Newton Schools Foundation’s Honor Thy Teacher program. Make a donation to NSF in the name of one or more … Continue reading

Mason-Rice 2019 Graduation Reunion Party on Mon., May 27

Attention former Mason-Rice families! Please join us (including Mr. Springer) as we celebrate our seniors’ graduation from high school. Students, parents, and teachers are welcome to attend. The reunion party will be on Monday, May 27 at 5:30pm. For more … Continue reading

Bowen’s Class of 2019 Graduation Party on Mon., June 3

Come see friends and teachers from Bowen on Monday, June 3 from  4-7pm as we celebrate the class of 2019.  Students, parents and teachers are welcome to the home of Ben Powdermaker. If you have the contact information for Bowen students … Continue reading

Best Selling Author Harlan Cohen Speaks on Transitioning to College, Tues., March 5 at 7PM at NNHS

College success is more than getting in – it’s about staying in, thriving on campus, and graduating with a degree, a purpose, and a passion. New York Times bestselling author and top college life expert Harlan Cohen helps seniors, juniors, … Continue reading

Vocation Ed Event on Thurs., March 7

Next Thursday, March 7 during all lunches, representatives from organizations which offer vocational training will be set up in the cafeteria. Despite the fact that the majority of our students pursue 4 year degrees post high school, each year there are … Continue reading

Improbable Players Performs on Mon., March 4 at 7PM at NNHS

Newton is pleased to welcome the Improbable Players to the Little Theatre at Newton North High School on Monday, March 4 at 7PM.  They will present “End of the Line”, a performance which addresses the issue of addiction.  The performance … Continue reading