It happens every holiday season…“What can I get for Aunt Sarah? My next-door neighbor’s baby? My boss?” With over 60 talented artisans displaying their one-of-a-kind treasures, you are sure to find something for the most discerning person on your shopping list at the Newton City Hall Holiday Craft Show. Admission is free!
The NNHS School Council is seeking photos of family members volunteering together. If you have photos to share, please email them to email@example.com.
Join a team dedicated to planning an international night in March in conjunction with a student event being planned during the day. To volunteer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spirit Week is Monday through Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 22, is a half day with an 11:00 a.m. dismissal.
Thanksgiving Weekend is a No Homework Weekend. We hope all students will enjoy a long weekend with friends and/or family.
Free weekend at Historic Newton – Everyone is invited to enjoy free admission to Jackson Homestead and Museum at 527 Washington Street and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds at 286 Waverley Avenue on December 2 and 3, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. For information: 617-796-1450.
Learn to ski or snowboard with Newton Parks and Recreation with lessons at Nashoba Valley Ski Area. Transportation from Newton is provided from the Albemarle Field House. This six-week program runs on Tuesdays for grades 3-5 and Fridays for grades 5-10 starting January 2, 2018.
Come enjoy a Multi Cultural Festival hosted by Newton Cultural Center at City Hall on November 19, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. The uniqueness of this cultural festival is in its interactive quality, an inclusive and broad-minded global perspective sharing experiences of harmony, celebration, and unity within the wonder of diversity.
The NNHS Scholarship Application for the class of 2018 is now online. Click here to apply or find the application on the NNHS website under the Announcements section and under the Families Tab entitled "2018 NNHS Senior Scholarship Application."
The due date is Friday, January 26, 2018.
Completing his application will make you eligible for more than 300 scholarships that NNHS awards. Most scholarships are need based.
FUNDRAISING The PTSO holds three major fundraisers during the year for parents/guardians. The PTSO also solicits funds from local businesses. See these charts to get a sense of how the funds are raised and how the donations are used at Newton North.
Join the Newton North PTSO for a delightful evening of good food and friendship.
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Want to learn more about the Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices Expo coming up on January 18, 2018?
To learn how you can earn money for the North PTSO click on the logo.
The Center for Civic Engagement and Service (CCES) connects students to city and state officials, non-profit groups, and educational organizations who want to work with Newton high school students. Volunteers act as informal advisors to students exploring opportunities and coach them on how to communicate effectively in the real world. Click here to donate!
New parent coffee, Saturday, October 13, 9:00-10:00 a.m., International Cafe
Northside Dining Adventure, Saturday, October 20, 6:00-11:00 p.m., NNHS and host homes
Just Think: Vaping, Alcohol, Marijuana--Know the risks for your teen, Wednesday, October 24, 7:00 p.m., room 103
Principal coffee, Thursday, October 25, 7:30–9:00 a.m., International Cafe
Transitioning Together Mentor Open House, Tuesday, October 30, 6:00-7:00 p.m., cafeteria
School Council meeting, Monday, November 5, 6:30-8:00 p.m., room 103
PTSO program, Tuesday, November 27, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Teacher Appreciation dinner, Thursday, November 29, 3:00-6:00 p.m., International Cafe
Parent-teacher conferences, Thursday, November 29, 4:00-7:00 p.m., classrooms
Parent-teacher conferences, Tuesday, December 4, 2:00-5:00 p.m., classrooms
School Council meeting with SFA, Wednesday, December 5, 7:00-7:45 a.m.
Click on the picture to view or download the 2016-17 Student Handbook (1MB pdf).
NNHS communtiy news is posted in OurNewton.org. OurNewton is also looking for volunteer writers, photographers, editors, and staffers. Can you help?
Click on the poster to link to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.