Author Archives: Julie Vasil

Fall 2 Sports Awards Day – TODAY, May 1, Times Below

The Fall 2 Sports Season Awards day is TODAY! The awards will take place by the team appointment times noted below. Only students receiving awards for each program and their parents will attend the event. The slots are by program … Continue reading

Full Return Option FAQs

Many questions regarding the April 26th full return to school option are answered here. Any additional relevant FAQ’s to this document will be added as warranted. Also, please fill out the form that the district sent on Friday ONLY IF you … Continue reading

Updated School Bus Guidelines-Registration Deadline is April 7

On February 11, 2021, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) updated transportation guidelines for school buses in the Commonwealth. The most significant change is that DESE has lifted capacity restrictions and physical distancing requirements on buses and vans. … Continue reading

Seniors: Caps and Gowns, Order by April 16th

Hello Families of the CLASS OF 2021! Save-the-Date June 10, 2021.  Time and schedule will be announced by South as soon as they are available. IT’S TIME TO ORDER  YOUR CAP & GOWN FOR GRADUATION!  All orders must be received … Continue reading

Sign up today FREE Weekly COVID-19 Testing for Students at Newton South

The district heard our community voices about the need for Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing to re-open schools safely and responded with The NPS Testing Program.  It’s Free and is Here.  Click to Sign up today so your child(ren) can participate in the … Continue reading

SAVE THE DATE: Help Beautify Newton South, Sunday, May 2

Mark your calendars for May 2nd and join Newton South students, families, and staff to beautify school grounds. Be on the lookout for Newton Serves to post signup link within the next few weeks. If you have any questions, please … Continue reading

The Power of Gratitude; Recorded and Available Until April 18th

If you missed Nancy Davis Kho’s engaging and inspiring talk about the power of gratitude on March 31st, the recorded video of the presentation is available here.   The link will be available for 2 weeks until April 18th. The PTSO … Continue reading

The Power of Gratitude Zoom Intrusion Update

Unfortunately there was a malicious zoom bombing during a recent PTSO sponsored speaker event The Power of Gratitude on March 31st.  About 30 mins into the presentation, unknown individuals entered the zoom meeting and made several racial and religious slurs, … Continue reading

Info on COVID Testing at South

1. COVID Pool Testing Q & A Webinar For anyone that missed the Q & A webinar from March 4, please click here for the link to the district page that contains the video and slide presentation. 2. COVID pool testing … Continue reading

2021-2022 Course Registration

2021-22 Course Registration Next week, teachers should be having conversations with 9th, 10th and 11th grade students regarding course recommendations for next year. In the following weeks, the online program of studies will be finalized, teachers will enter recommendations in Aspen, students will have … Continue reading