Newton South School Council Meeting: This Tuesday, Sept. 29

The next meeting of the Newton South School Council is on Tuesday, September 29th at  4:30PM in the Faculty Dining Room. Comprised of administration, faculty, parents and students, the Council advises Principal Stembridge on budget, school improvement plans, and other issues of interest to the South community. Council meetings are open to all.In the 2014-15 academic year, School Council collaborated to conduct background research regarding adolescent sleep and the implications of a later school start time; hosted a community forum on this topic in April; and sent a letter of endorsement to the Newton School Committee in May advocating for continued and deliberate study of later high school start times in Newton. The Council will continue to focus on this and other topics of importance to Newton South students and community in the 2015-16 Academic year.