Author Archives: Abigail Siegal

Reminder: Special Schedules on Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10

NSHS Graduation will be held on Thursday, June 9 – click here more information about the special schedule.  Friday, June 10 is 8th grade Step-Up Day – please click here for more information regarding Friday’s special schedule.

Yearbooks Available for Pick-Up Starting Monday, June 6

Anyone who purchased a yearbook may pick it up during any lunch on Monday, June 6. People may also purchase books during all three lunches from June 6 to June 16 on a first-come, first-served basis. If did not pre-purchase a yearbook, you may buy … Continue reading

Host Family Opportunities for the 2016-2017 School Year

As part of the school district’s efforts to expand its global education program, Newton South High School has invited several international students to join us for the 2016-2017 school year.  Through this program, NSHS has and will continue to receive … Continue reading

Please Submit Your PTSO Reimbursements By June 15

The Newton South PTSO is in the process of ending its fiscal year, so if you have expenses from the 2016-2017 school year, please submit them to treasurer Christine Murphy for reimbursement by June 15. The form is available here. Thank you … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunity: Random Acts of Kindness Wednesday, June 15

The PTSO Random Acts of Kindness Committee periodically gives out treats during the school day as a surprise stress-reliever for our students. Our next random act of kindness is Wednesday, June 15  from 11AM to 1PM.  We will be handing out Icee pops … Continue reading

School Council Election Results

Thank you to everyone who voted in the recent School Council election.  A special thank you to everyone who stepped forward to run.  Here is the list of your new School Council representatives: Martha Hausman Clare Landrigan Michelle Luo Risa … Continue reading

Thanks to All Who Volunteered for Senior Send-off

We want to thank everyone who donated desserts and/or volunteered their time to help with Senior Send-Off on June 3.  The seniors thoroughly enjoyed this event, and were certainly well fed!  Again, thank you.

Last Call For Book Donations! Your Help Is Needed!

The annual Newton South Used Book Sale needs YOUR gently-used books. We’re running way behind last year’s donations and need your help to make this great event a success. Proceeds support literacy programs at South. The book sale is also … Continue reading

Special Schedules For Tuesday and Wednesday MCAS Testing

Math MCAS tests for sophomores are scheduled at Newton South for Tuesday, May 17 and Wednesday, May 18. Freshmen, Juniors and Seniors will have a later start time both days. Read here for important information about the special schedules.

Senior and Junior Parent Coffees This Week – Sophomore Parent Coffee Next Week

Please join us in May for the remaining PTSO parent coffees/information sessions: Senior Parents:  Wednesday, May 18, 7:30 – 9PM at the home of Sageet and Dan Braha, 56 Broken Tree Road, Newton. Junior Parents: Thursday, May 19, 7:30-9PM at the home … Continue reading