Author Archives: Aparna Singamsetty

Special speaker event this Wednesday! March 31st – 7:00 to 8:00 pm Author Nancy Davis Kho presents on the power of gratitude

The PTSO is excited to host Nancy Davis Kho, author of  THE THANK-YOU PROJECT: Cultivating Happiness One Letter of Gratitude at a Time (zoom info below). Both parents and students are invited to join this discussion about the unexpected power and lasting benefits … Continue reading

Newton South Principal Announced

Dear Newton South Community, It has been a great pleasure to work with various stakeholders in the South community on the principal search process. The Selection Advisory Committee did a terrific job throughout the entire search and I am grateful … Continue reading

April 4 Deadline – Last Time to Change High School Learning Model

NSHS Students and Families, Our planning for combining cohorts at the end of April is now in high gear.  We look forward to having all in-person students back in the building four days per week! If you are interested in … Continue reading

Message & Survey from the Grading Group Grades 6 – 12

Good Evening, The owner of the grading survey form has fixed the link to the survey so you should be able to access it now. The original email is below…. Thanks Dear Families and Caregivers, This school year, in response to … Continue reading

Course registration information for the Class of 2023

Dear South Students and Families – In the coming days students will access their course recommendations for the 2021-2022 school year. Students will also be asked to select their elective course choices. Course registration is an exciting time, allowing students … Continue reading

Aspen Course Registration Update

Hello Families, Students should be able to go into Aspen following the attached instructions, entering courses anytime between now and the deadline of April 5th (also found here: https://www.newton.k12.ma.us/Page/2665) The window for parents to go into Aspen and view their student’s … Continue reading

April 1 Deadline for 2021 NSHS Yearbook and Graduation Congratulation

Reminder that on April 1: — The price for the NSHS yearbook will go up from $85 to $100. (Not sure if you’ve ordered one yet? Check out the list of orders HERE). — The sale of congratulatory advertisements for this year’s … Continue reading

Tues, March 30 @8PM -NSHS HOSA Hosting Talk on Sports Medicine

NSHS HOSA Hosting Talk on Sports Medicine, Tue, Mar 30 at 8PM NSHS Chapter of National Health Professional (HOSA) will be sponsoring an informational session on sports conditioning to be held on Tuesday, March 30 at 8 pm with New England … Continue reading

Feb 28 at 7PM Webinar – Talking to Teens About Anti-Asian Discrimination in the Era of COVID-19

The Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness has shared information about their upcoming webinar: Talking to Teens about Anti-Asian Discrimination in the Era of COVID-19: Guidance from Research and Practice While Anti-Asian sentiments unfortunately are not new, … Continue reading

Opportunity to Move to Hybrid

Hello Students and Families, This message is for any family that has at least one student who is in the Distance Learning Model but who may be interested in requesting a move in the Hybrid Learning Model. Please see the following … Continue reading