Author Archives: Emily Prenner

Make SouthFest a Night to Remember! Kick-off Meeting Jan. 30th at 7PM

Get in on the ground floor and help plan SouthFest, the PTSO’s annual free, fun, and safe  post-prom party for all seniors. SouthFest is on June 6th! In order to make SouthFest a success, we need your help planning this special event. Join other … Continue reading

Reminder: High School Start Time Forum This Wednesday, October 19 at 7PM

Come to the High School Start Time Community Forum to hear more information about this initiative and share your thoughts on Wednesday, October 19, at 7PM at Angier School (1697 Beacon Street). Read the summary of the 6 possible scenarios … Continue reading

Chinese Exchange Program Host Families Urgently Needed for Fall 2016

Newton South’s Chinese exchange program is urgently looking for host families for two wonderful students from Beijing this fall.  The dates of hosting will be September 3rd to the end of January. Prior host families have truly enjoyed the experience … Continue reading

Final SouthFest Ask – Please Donate

SouthFest is just 48 hours away.  We are incredibly thankful for everyone’s support, but we still need just a little bit more.  We are $3,000 short of our goal.  Please consider a donation to SouthFest.  Any donation is greatly appreciated!

Watermelon Slicers Needed for June 7

Are you available on June 7 for a quick job you can do in the comfort of your own home?  SouthFest needs 2 volunteers to slice watermelons and then deliver them to South at 7PM.  We also need 1 volunteer … Continue reading

Desserts Still Needed for Senior Send-Off on June 3

It’s not too late!!!  We need 11 sets of two dozen cookies or brownies each for Senior Send-Off on Friday, June 3, after the senior class has completed graduation rehearsal. This is not a Martha Stewart moment—our seniors will love anything you … Continue reading

SouthFest Really, Really Needs Your Help!

SouthFest desperately need more volunteers – especially for the later shift of 1AM to 3AM. Please click here to sign up. Why do we need your help? The SouthFest team has been hard at work getting everything ready for the big … Continue reading

For Seniors: Graduation Survey Must be Completed by June 3

From the College and Career Center: URGENT!  Seniors must complete their Graduation Survey through their Naviance accounts before graduation rehearsal on Friday, June 3rd. This is an obligation students must fulfill in order to pick up their cap, gown, tickets, and … Continue reading

Special Schedule June 9 and June 10

There will be a special schedule on both Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5.  Graduation will be held on June 9 – click here more information.  8th grade Step-Up Day is on June 10 – click here for more … Continue reading

Success@South: Moving Forward

We are thrilled to announce Success@South has raised over $14,000 for the College and Career Center at South!  We have been working with the Guidance Department to select the additions and improvements the PTSO will be purchasing this summer.  Here is a partial list … Continue reading