Author Archives: Helen Haley

The Booster Club Is Looking for Volunteers!

The Booster Club needs a new treasurer for 2019–2020 (and beyond, if available), and we can always use more help with Spirit Gear sales and other fundraising events. If you can be of assistance, please send an email with your … Continue reading

Check Out the Latest Newton South Wellness Newsletter!

The Wellness Department at Newton South publishes a regular Wellness Newsletter to share news of a variety of wellness initiatives around the school, to motivate, and communicate the values of living a wellness lifestyle to students, faculty/staff, and community members. For … Continue reading

From the School Nurse

Please see the December 2018 newsletter from the nurse for information about common winter illnesses, what do to, and when to keep your child home.

Planning Meeting for GELF Benefit Dinner on Wed., Jan. 16

Global Educational Leadership Fund (GELF) needs you! Announcing the 1st planning meeting on Wednesday, January 16 at 7 pm at Newton North, room 103, to begin planning for our annual GELF Benefit Dinner—a community celebration which includes a fabulous dinner, … Continue reading

Reminder: Sophomore Study Release Forms Due– Deadline Extended to Mon., Jan. 7

During the second semester, sophomores have the option to use different areas of the school during their directed study periods. Please see Sophomore Directed Study Release Form FY19 for more information and to give signed permission.  Signed forms must be returned … Continue reading

Urgent: We Need Parents to Join the Search Committee for Wheeler House Dean

Our wonderful Wheeler House Dean Donna Gordon is retiring at the end of the year and the search for a new dean is underway. The PTSO is looking for 2 parents to sit on the screening committee for the search.  … Continue reading

Looking for Parents to Join the Search Committee for Wheeler House Dean

Our wonderful Wheeler House Dean Donna Gordon is retiring at the end of the year and the search for a new dean will begin in January. The PTSO is looking for 2-3 parents to sit on the screening committee for … Continue reading

Thanks to Our Parent Volunteers

Many thanks to Heidi Gambino, Suzanne Feldman, Jan Small, Ginna Martin, and Pam Weinfeld, our parent volunteers who helped to set up the food for teachers before the evening Parent-Teacher Conferences last Thursday.  There was lot to be done in … Continue reading

Upcoming Events for Teens at the Newton Free Library

Tuesday, December 18th Teen Year-End Trivia 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm Teen Area Here’s your chance to test your knowledge of 2018! We’ll have questions on the news, pop culture, and entertainment over the past year. Make a team or … Continue reading

Still Need Volunteers to Help with Setting up Faculty Appreciation Event on Thurs., Dec. 13

On Thursday, December 13th, the PTSO will be providing some snacks for the teachers prior to the evening Parent-Teacher Conferences.  The plan is to set up food in the break rooms in each house office and the main office. We … Continue reading