Sophomore parent groups to run February 13, 27, and March 6

Dear Sophomore Parent/Guardian,

As the Newton North Counseling Department works to support your children throughout their second year of high school, we want to support parents/guardians as well. As a result, we invite you to the following:

 3-Week Sophomore Parent Group

February 13, February 27, and March 6

9:05 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.

International Cafe

This 3-week, group series will be facilitated by school counselors who will provide a forum for parents/guardians to talk to each other about what is going on with your 10th grade child.

  • The possible topics to focus on and discuss may be the following:
  • Life at Newton North High School (Academic/Social)
  • Internet use/social networking/texting
  • Ground rules/consequences
  • Communication with family vs. friends
  • Social/emotional issues
  • Drugs and alcohol use

If you are interested in attending any or all of the groups, R.s.v.p. to Donna Harper, Counseling Department secretary, at

Beth Swederskas

Counseling Department Chair