Category Archives: For Seniors

South Stage Class of 2018 Senior Curtain Call Souvenir Booklet

Calling all seniors who have ever participated in a South Stage production as a member of the cast, crew or pit orchestra! You are invited to submit your photo and favorite memories or words of wisdom for future South students to the South Stage Class of 2018 Senior Curtain Call souvenir booklet. Please click here to submit your comments and photo online by Tuesday, April 10. It’s very easy, and only takes a moment! Any questions, please email Anabel Cable.

Graduation FAQs

Spring is finally here (despite what we see outside!) and many families of seniors have started to think about graduation. Please click here for  the information about graduation and senior activities on the PTSO website. When we get closer to the date, we will provide information about how to livestream graduation and how to order a DVD from NewTV.

Information on Ordering Caps and Gowns for Seniors

It’s time for Seniors to order caps and gowns for graduation.  Seniors should plan to order caps and gowns in the Student Center during D Block (all three lunches) on the following Monday dates:

  • Mon. March 5  Opening Day for any senior
  • Mon. March 12 for seniors with last names beginning with A-I
  • Mon. March 19 for seniors with last names beginning with J-R
  • Mon. March 26 for senior with last names beginning with S-Z
  • Mon. April 2 Make-Up Day

For more information on ordering, please see the attached flyer and the measurement form.

Information on Ordering Caps and Gowns for Seniors

It’s time for Seniors to order caps and gowns for graduation.  Seniors should plan to order caps and gowns in the Student Center during D Block (all three lunches) on the following Monday dates:

  • Mon. March 5  Opening Day for any senior
  • Mon. March 12 for seniors with last names beginning with A-I
  • Mon. March 19 for seniors with last names beginning with J-R
  • Mon. March 26 for senior with last names beginning with S-Z
  • Mon. April 2 Make-Up Day

For more information on ordering, please see the attached flyer and the measurement form.

Senior Parent Coffee is Tomorrow, Feb. 6 at 7:45AM

Please join us for the senior parent/guardian coffee tomorrow, Tuesday, February 6. The coffee will be held at 7:45AM in the Newton South Faculty Dining Room.  Members of the guidance staff, senior class liaison Josepha Blocker and class advisers will join us to share information and answer questions. Refreshments will be served. Please feel free to come for whatever time fits your schedule.

2018 Yearbooks on Sale Now

Order the 2018 Yearbook by the end of October and receive the discounted price of $85.  To order the yearbook online, click here for a link to the order page and enter the code for Newton South (4560).  Parents of current seniors, there is also a tab on the main page to purchase a senior ad. These ads can be a collage of photos, quotes, and/or a message to your son our daughter. Ads are an extra great way to tell your child how proud you are of them and all they accomplished in their four years at NSHS. If you have any questions, please email John Floros

Additional Information about Ordering Yearbooks

Our apologies for omitting some important information about ordering the 2018 yearbook from our previous announcements.  To order the yearbook online, click here for a link to the order page and enter the code for Newton South (4560).  The discount price of $85 is available until the end of October. Parents of current seniors, there is also a tab on the main page to purchase a senior ad. These ads can be a collage of photos, quotes, and/or a message to your son our daughter. Ads are an extra great way to tell your child how proud you are of them and all they accomplished in their four years at NSHS. If you have any questions, please email John Floros

Reminder: Senior Parent Coffee Tomorrow at 8:00AM

The first senior parent coffee will be held  tomorrow from 8 to 9:30AM at the home of Janice and Rick Lipof, 105 Baldpate Hill Rd.

This is a chance to visit with other parents, and to talk about questions and issues that are on your mind.  Feel free to come late or leave early as your schedule allows.

MEFA College Financing Seminar on Wed., Sept. 27 at 6:30PM

There will be a MEFA College Financing Seminar in the Newton South High School auditorium on Wednesday, September 27th from 6:30 to 8:00pm. Topics covered will include :

  • Applying for financial aid
  • How colleges make financial aid decisions
  • Financial aid award letters
  • How families can pay their share of college costs
  • Free resources available to help families

Senior Parent Coffee Postponed: Will Not be Held Tomorrow

Unfortunately, we need to postpone the Senior Parent Coffee which was scheduled for tomorrow evening.  We will reschedule it for an evening next week.  Look for details in the Sunday newsletter.