Author Archives: Michele Fegley

From Vice Principal: March Schedule Updates

Hello South Students and Families, Some updates heading off into vacation week: 1. Special Election on Tuesday, 3/16: Even though K-8 schools in Newton are adjusting their schedules to accommodate polling stations, Newton South schedules will remain the same this week, with … Continue reading

Message From Fine & Performing Arts Dept.

Dear South Art Families: Apologies for casting a wide net, we are trying to reach everyone who may have left artwork behind when school abruptly changed to remote last spring.  This is the last call for artwork collection, anything left behind … Continue reading

NSHS Library Updates: Sign Up for Newsletter!

Don’t miss updates from the Newton South Library.   Update your subscription at the bottom of this newsletter and then select NSHS Libary to get the newsletter.   Previous Library Newsletter can be found at the PTSO website at

Calendar for 2021-22 Approved

The 2021-22 School Year Calendar has been approved. You can download a PDF of the calendar by clicking this link.

February Break Covid-19 Safety Reminders

As we approach the February school break, Newton Public Schools’ families & staff are urged to take responsibility and do their part to help keep us all safe. Everyone is required to follow Governor Baker’s orders. MDPH asks residents to: … Continue reading

Parents! Newton South Needs YOU!

Parents, if you’re passionate about making Newton South a great community for our students, consider taking on a role in the PTSO next year. There are openings for 2 PTSO co-Presidents and several committee co-chairs. In these roles, you will … Continue reading

Covid Testing Information: Update from Feb. 8

Please find updated information about NPS COVID Testing plans for staff and students from the School Committee meeting on Feb 8th.    (Please attach the documents to the list below. Thanks) SC Feb 8 FACT Testing Presentation COVID Testing Memo … Continue reading

Mask Donations Needed Through March 1

Mask Drive for Domestic Violence Survivors Donate reusable and washable masks to help survivors of domestic abuse stay safe during the pandemic! Purple collection box outside the main office until March 1st. Questions/more info: Domestic Violence Awareness Club President Kate … Continue reading

From the Vice Principal: Arrival Times Reminder

Hello Hybrid A, B, and C Students and Families, I hope you have been enjoying your weekend. As we have a cold week ahead, a reminder that we are unable to accommodate students arriving earlier than 8:50 am to South. … Continue reading

GPA Committee Findings and Update

Hello South Students and Families, Please take note of the following items of interest: 1. GPA Findings and Summary Decisions from the South/North GPA Committee  For any questions about GPA and the decisions made by both South and North, please contact … Continue reading