Your PTSO Dollars at Work

Your annual donation to the Newton South PTSO does so much for our school.  Click to view details PTSO BudgetThe annual PTSO budget supports and provides for:

Funds Classroom Innovation

  • Gives teachers grants to enhance curriculum, keeping teachers and students excited
  • Gives every department funds to supplement critical classroom supplies and materials
  • Support and subsidizes senior internships and travel abroad opportunities with WISE and GELF

Grows Your Community Network

  • Prints the school-wide Student Directory to foster connections among families
  • Communicates with families weekly through PTSO newsletter — the primary vehicle for all NSHS & community information
  • Maintains the PTSO website with easy-to-find information for all families
  • Acknowledges and energizes our wonderful faculty with Staff Appreciation breakfasts and lunches
  • Connects and educates parents through summer with ‘What to Expect’ and “Informational Coffee/Social” events throughout the year

Enhances Student Life

  • Organizes and funds grade-wide student social events
    §  SouthFest – keeps seniors safe after prom
    §  Senior Send-off luncheon
    §  Junior Dance
    §  Sophomore Spring Fling
    §  Freshmen Cruise
  • Contributes to the Principal’s Discretionary Fund to assist students in need
  • Enhances buildings and grounds