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Winter “What To Expect” Coffees – at Newton South

The next round of PTSO-sponsored parent “What to Expect” coffees will take place at NSHS in the Faculty Dining Room and will include various NSHS administrators. Please see below for dates and speakers. Times for all coffees are 7:45-9:30AM. As always, … Continue reading

Important: Date and Location Change for Jazz Night

The date of the Jazz Night performances involving all six of Newton South’s jazz groups has been moved to Tuesday, January 15, and the new location is now the Seasholes Auditorium at Newton South. The time remains the same at … Continue reading

Thank You South for a Successful Holiday Gift Drive

Thank you to everyone who donated gifts, time and money to the 2012 Holiday Gift Drive! Because of your support, we have completed wrapping and are ready to deliver holiday gifts packages for 50 children from Boston’s Bromley-Heath housing development. The generosity of our … Continue reading

Winter Athletics Schedule Now on PTSO Website

The schedule for all winter sports at South is now available on the PTSO website. To view the athletics calendars, click on the “Calendar” tab below the PTSO header and select “Athletics”. Once on the calendar page, you can choose … Continue reading

Teacher Recommendation Letters for Last Minute College Applications

Last week Barbara Brown sent an email to seniors explaining the process for teacher recommendation letters for last minute college applications. Please make sure your student is aware that Naviance will NOT automatically send out recommendation letters when a student decides … Continue reading

NSHS Holiday Gift Drive

Once again, the Newton South staff, student, and parent community will be participating in a program to purchase Christmas gifts for 50 children from Boston. Advisory groups who voted to participate in this totally voluntary program will receive the name, … Continue reading

Drop In And Decorate Cookies for Survivors of Domestic Abuse – Nov. 25, 1:30 – 4:30PM

Join us at Create-a-Cook, 53 Winchester Street, and help us decorate 400 cookies for survivors of domestic abuse at The Second Step.  Come by yourself or with a friend, bring your kids, your grandma, your scout troop or youth group. … Continue reading

Teacher Appreciation Breakfast, This Thursday, Nov. 15 – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Thursday, November 15, is our first Teacher Appreciation Breakfast of the academic year. Teacher Appreciation Breakfasts are a small way that the South community expresses its gratitude to the teachers, staff and the administration for all of their hard work … Continue reading

Still haven’t received your NSHS Student Directory?

A few Student Directories have been paid for but not yet picked up. They have all been forwarded to the four house secretaries. If you have not received a copy you’ve paid for, please ask your student to stop by … Continue reading

Come to the PTSO Meeting — Tues., Nov. 13 at 7PM

The first PTSO meeting of the year will be Tuesday evening, November 13, 7 – 9PM in the Newton South library. All parents, teachers, students, and staff are welcome to attend. Come learn what’s happening and make your voice heard!