Author Archives: Cindy Lam-Yee

2021 Graduation Livestream Link

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Here is the livestream link for graduation: The link will also be on the NewTV website.

Mon. May 17 – Submit Nominations for 2021 Newton SEPAC Special Educator Virtual Awards!

Nominations are still open for the 2021 Newton SEPAC Special Educator Virtual Awards! Please go to to submit your nominations by May 17, 2021. Here’s how the 2021 “Virtual” Awards will work: Families will submit nominations using the Google … Continue reading

Newton South Vice Principal Announcement

Please see Friday, May 14th announcement from incoming Newton South Principal Tamara Stras. Dear NSHS Students and Families, Over the past few weeks, it has been a pleasure to work with various stakeholders in the South community on the Vice-Principal search process. … Continue reading

2nd Request to complete your 2021 Graduation Survey in Naviance

Hi Seniors!! Thank you to more than 200 of you who completed the 2021 Graduation Survey in Naviance last week! For those who have yet to do so, please know that it a required task toward graduation. In fact, you … Continue reading

May 20 Newton Community Forum Sign-Up

The City of Newton is trying to learn as much as we can about Newton community members’ experiences of and visions for their village centers to inform zoning proposals! Engagement will include a Vision Kit to explore your village center(s), … Continue reading

DEADLINE! May 21 – Lion’s Roar Graduation Ads for 2021 Seniors

Congratulate your graduate in South’s only print newspaper, the Lion’s Roar! Our special section devoted to the Class of 2021 will be distributed to seniors and their families at graduation on June 10. We would like to include your tribute … Continue reading

May 22 Volunteers Needed for School Courtyard Beautification

The school’s courtyard is due for a clean-up! Please join us on Saturday, May 22 from 1PM on to remove weeds and put down landscape fabric in the courtyard off the cafeteria. The courtyard is a great spot for our … Continue reading

NPS Announcement – Required COVID Testing for HS Extracurriculars

Dear NPS High School Families, As you know, we have made every effort over the past several weeks to encourage voluntary participation in our COVID testing program. Unfortunately, our participation rates are not meeting expectations nor are they at the … Continue reading

Full Return to School 4/26

More details will be forthcoming from the deans later in the vacation week regarding the full return to school and updated protocols.

COVID Pool Testing Reminder/Update

As Newton South prepares for a full in-person return to school after April vacation, we STRONGLY ENCOURAGE families to Testing is one of the best ways we have to quickly identify infection and reduce the possibility of in-school transmission.  Note: … Continue reading