Author Archives: Michele Fegley

Honor Thy Teacher Campaign

Don’t miss your chance to thank teachers and staff who made a difference to your child this year! Making a donation to Newton Schools Foundation’s Honor Thy Teacher program is a great way to do this. Look for a flyer … Continue reading Continue reading

Book Sale: May 22-25 — Still Need Volunteers

The book sale is finally here (May 22-25) — and we need your help! The schedule has many holes, especially on Monday afternoon (for setup) and also on Friday. Please check the signup schedule and see if we have a … Continue reading

Dance Marathon Fundraiser for Children’s Hospital: Fri., May 25

All Newton Public Schools families and kids are invited to register for the first annual Newton South Dance Marathon to raise money for Boston Children’s Hospital. The Dance Marathon, organized by Newton South’s Raise A Smile Club, will take place … Continue reading

Senior Information and FAQs

The PTSO website has an archive of all of the information that we have shared this spring – please take a look at the Graduation FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) for the details. Senior Prom and Southfest The senior prom will … Continue reading

Seniors Must Complete Graduation Survey in Naviance

All seniors must complete the Graduation Survey in Naviance. This is required in order to receive your diploma. For students attending college, please indicate where to send your final transcript through this survey. You may only request one college to … Continue reading

New Program Seeks Photo Equipment Donations

The “New Media Communities” program, a linked English and History class for 10th graders, seeks assistance for its fall launch.  The course aims to integrate media production into the traditional scope and sequence of the 10th-grade curriculum. David Weintraub and … Continue reading

SEPAC Presents Post-Secondary Transition Programming Talk: Thurs., May 31

Jobs Programs as part of Post-Secondary Transition Programming:                            Districts’ Obligations and Best Practices Thursday, May 31, 2018, from 7:30 – 9 pm Newton Education Center, Room 210: 100 Walnut … Continue reading

Mason Rice Class of 2011 Reunion

Mason Rice Class of 2011 Reunion Sunday, June 3, 2018, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm Please join the Mason Rice Class of 2011 and Mr. Springer, as we celebrate our seniors’ graduation from high school. Students, parents, and teachers are … Continue reading

Spotlight on School Health

As the end of the school year approaches, we thought we would share some school health updates and some “by the numbers” highlights from the year so far. As of this month, the professional nurses in each of the 23 Newton … Continue reading

Honor Thy Teacher Campaign

The school year is quickly coming to an end! If you want to do something special for your child’s teacher or other staff this year, consider the Newton Schools Foundation’s “Honor Thy Teacher” program.  Make a $25 donation (or any … Continue reading