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Senior Send Off June 3

Clean UP June 5, 2022

Fashion and Design Donations

Our Fashion and Design class here at Newton South is wondering if anyone is looking to clean out their sewing supply closet! We would accept and appreciate any fabric, trims, thread or notions that you would like to donate.
Our students are always looking for new materials to create their designs.  
Please contact Lisa Petrizzi, 
 
Warm Regards,
Lisa Petrizzi
Family and Consumer Science / Business Department

NSHS Weekly Update 5/23 – 5/27

Newton South Students and Families:

Here is the Weekly Update for 5/23 – 5/27. This is an ORANGE week, which affects Lion Block and clubs.

Here’s to another week at South! Please let us know if you have any questions.

Sincerely,

Jason Williams (he/him/his)
Vice Principal
Newton South High School
140 Brandeis Road
Newton, MA 02459
617-559-6700

Used Book Sale

Just pull up in the drop off lane Thursday and Friday to donate books.

Volunteers Needed. Please click here to see job openings. Volunteers needed for :

Thursday, May 19 AM and PM (Unload Books)
Friday May 20 AP and PM (Unload Books)
Monday May 23 Afternoon (Organize Books)
Tuesday May 24  ALL DAY (Sell Books)
Wednesday May 25 ALL DAY (Sell Books)
 

NSHS Weekly Update 5/16 – 5/20

Newton South Students and Families:

Here is the Weekly Update for 5/16 – 5/20. This is a BLUE week, which affects Lion Block and clubs.

Here’s to another week at South! Please let us know if you have any questions.

Sincerely,

Jason Williams (he/him/his)
Vice Principal
Newton South High School
140 Brandeis Road
Newton, MA 02459
617-559-6700

Boosters 5K

Class of 2025 Dance

The Class of 2025 is having a school Dance on June 4th. Parents are asked to sign up to donate items to help pull this event together.

Sign Up Here to donate items

 

 

Logistics:

 

Check-in:

Check in will be at the front of the school, through the main office. We’ll have balloons and signs to guide you.

 

Check in will go from 7-7:20. You can still check in after this time, just make sure to knock on the door.

 

Tickets:

Tickets will cost $20 at the door. Please bring it in cash or check (payable to Newton South High School); venmo/paypal will not be accepted at the door. Tickets are non-refundable.

 

Attire:

  • Wear school appropriate beach themed attire in a business casual fashion! Dresses and button downs are recommended but don’t feel forced to wear anything more formal than that as we are going for a business casual standard.
  • Suggestions:
    • Floral dresses
    • Hawaiian Shirt / button up
    • Bright colored dresses, pants, shirts
    • Flower accessory (Lei, hair piece, corsage, etc.)
  • Do NOT Wear:
    • Bathing suits

 

Food:

There will be pizza, chips, cookies, and water.

 

Reminders:

  • You cannot come back into the building once you leave.
  • Remember to:
  • Have your parents arrive at 10 (no later). It is unfair for chaperones to have to wait and accompany you.
  • No vapes/e-cigarettes allowed; there will be a breathalyzer.
  • This event is still on school grounds so act civilized. All school rules still apply!
  • Have fun and enjoy yourselves!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Q&A

Who?

  • NSHS 9th Graders (Class of 2025)
  • No one from other grades or schools

 

What?

  • Night at the beach! The student center will be filled with tropical and beach themed decorations to celebrate that summer and hopefully time at the beach is around the the corner

 

When?

  • Saturday, June 4th, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

 

Where?

  • NSHS Student Center/Cafe

 

Cost?

  • $15 Tuesday, May 23rd – Friday June 3rd
  • $20 at the door night of event
  • Financial aid will be provided for those in need. Contact your dean for more info.
  • Tickets are non-refundable

 

Where to buy tickets?

  • There is a table setup in the breezeway between the 2000’s and the Cafeteria. Come anytime lunch or WIN and you’ll probably find us there.
  • You can also buy from Ms. Michaels in room 2108 most days after school.
  • Bring cash or a check (Payable to Newton South High School. On the memo line please write Student Name & Class of 2025.)

 

Ticket Booth Times:

 

Week 1:

Monday, 5/23:

  • Third lunch

                                    Tuesday, 5/24:

  • Second and third
  • Lion Block

                                    Wednesday, 5/25:

  • First and third

                                    Thursday, 5/26:

  • Lunch 2 & 3??
  • WIN

                                    Friday, 5/27:

  • Lunch 1 & 3
  • WIN

Week 2:

                                    Monday, 5/30:

  • Third Lunch

                                    Tuesday, 5/31:

  • Second and third
  • No Lion

                                    Wednesday, 6/1:

  • First and third

                                    Thursday, 6/2:

  • Lunch 2 &3
  • WIN

                                    Friday, 6/3 (LAST DAY TO BUY):

  • Lunch 1 & 3
  • WIN

 

 

Dresscode?

  • Wear school appropriate beach themed attire in a business casual fashion
  • Dresses and button downs are recommended but don’t feel forced to wear anything more formal than that as we are going for a business casual standard.
  • Suggestions:
    • Floral dresses
    • Hawaiian Shirt / button up
    • Bright colored dresses, pants, shirts
    • Flower accessory (Lei, hair piece, corsage, etc.)
  • Do NOT Wear:
    • Bathing suits

 

Are there going to be refreshments?

  • Yes, free pizza, baked goods, candy, snacks, and drinks.

 

Should I bring a date?

  • Completely up to you. Come with a date or with your friends or just come down to see who will be there! No one from outside of NSHS 9th grade is allowed inside the event
  • The most important thing is to just show up! This is our first class event since 7th grade and it’s a great opportunity to come together as a class!

 

Questions?

Contact any Class Officer (Michael Shen, Clio Mcaneny, Belinda (Yutong) Yan), Ms. Gallagher (gallaghert@newton.k12.ma.us) , or Ms. Michaels (michaelsa@newton.k12.ma.us ).

                                               

NATB Event Info

 

 

Newton South Seniors and their Families Zoom Meeting

 

Here are answers to some frequently asked questions regarding graduation. We will have additional information in our next Weekly Update.

 

We will be holding the following assemblies in the next few days regarding the end of the year for seniors:

  • Thursday, May 12, 6:30 – 7:30pm: Senior Activity Parent Night.

o   This is for families to learn more about end of year events such as graduation and senior checkout.

o   https://newton-k12-ma-us.zoom.us/j/87320565771

o   Passcode: 2022

 

  • Monday, May 16, Advisory (10:10 – 10:30 AM): Senior Student Assembly.

o   This event is for students to learn more about end of year events such as graduation and senior checkout.

o   Students will attend this in their advisory.

o   We will have a link later this week that we will share with senior advisory teachers.

NSHS Weekly Update 5/9 – 5/13

Newton South Students and Families:

Here is the Weekly Update for 5/9 – 5/13. This is an ORANGE week, which affects Lion Block and clubs.

Here’s to another week at South! Please let us know if you have any questions.

Sincerely,

Jason Williams (he/him/his)
Vice Principal
Newton South High School
140 Brandeis Road
Newton, MA 02459
617-559-6700