• Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse. Two helpful PDFs with camps and volunteer opportunities for kids. After school and summer activities can be an essential part of your child’s educational and social/emotional learning. Research has shown the value of after school and summer programs and here in Newton, we are lucky […]

  • Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    The Boston area’s only winter-time Celtic festival will once again make a warm-weather appearance when Club Passim in Harvard Square hosts the third Summer BCMFest on July 2, featuring 12 hours of some of the best local Celtic music. Summer BCMFest is fashioned after the annual BCMFest (Boston’s Celtic Music Fest), a weekend gathering held […]

  • Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    This summer, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College is embracing the outdoors by hosting family-friendly activities on the Davis Museum plaza. The second annual summer series includes films, art-making activities, food, and—for the first time—outdoor yoga. SUMMER KICK-OFF CELEBRATION The summer series at the Davis Museum will commence with a kick-off event on Thursday, June […]

  • Crafters Sought for Pop Up Market

    Seeking Vendors for Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market!

    Common Ground in Arlington will be hosting its third annual Holiday Pop Up Market on October 15th, Sunday, from 11am to 3pm. Are you an artist, artisan, or have a craft product or home business that you want to promote for the holiday season? Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground […]

  • Summer at The Street

    Summer at The Street

    Yoga on The Green Every Sunday, June 4 to October 1 9:30am Each month, The Street will partner with a different yoga studio for Yoga on The Green, with each instructor bringing their distinct style to the class. In June, YogaWorks will lead Yoga on The Green. In the event of rain, classes will be held indoors […]

  • June events from Historic Newton

    June events from Historic Newton

    Sunday, June 4, 3:00 PM HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS GARGOYLES AND GLASS: A TOUR OF SECOND CHURCH The 100 year old American Gothic building for Second Congregational Church in West Newton, designed by Charles Collens, is a testament to the gifted craftsmen of the time, including Charles Connick and Henry Wynd-Young (stained glass) and Johannes Kerchmayer […]

  • Nor'Easter Soccer Club

    Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts

    Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts SC 2017-2018 TRYOUTS SCHEDULE **Teams are formed based on birth year. Select players may be invited to play up. Brook Field, 44 School Street, Weston, MA Wednesday, June 7 @ 6-7:30pm – Girls 2006-2007 Alphabet Field, Alphabet Lane, Weston, MA Thursday, June 8 @ 6-7:30pm – Boys 2006-2009 The Rashi […]

  • Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

    Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

    Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week at Newton Wellesley Hospital!

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

Sharing information about why Newton, Massachusetts is a great place to live and raise a family. If you are thinking of moving to Newton, or have recently moved here, we'd like to help you get settled in. Feel free to ask questions and you'll get unbiased answers. Welcome!

Boston #1 Coziest City in US

Boston #1 Coziest City in US

The top ten America’s Coziest Cities are as follows: Boston, Massachusetts San Francisco, California Seattle, Washington Albany, New York Portland, Oregon Rochester, New York Minneapolis, Minnesota Sacramento, California Denver, Colorado Salt Lake City, Utah Visit Honeywell Plugged In to learn more about why each of these cities is considered so cozy.

Newton Happy Place #13

Newton #66 Safest City in US

Top 10 Safest Cities in the United States according to Neighborhood Scout. Newton ranks #66 behind Arlington, but just ahead of Wellesley. Oak Ridge, TN Shoreview, MN Ridgefield, CT Franklin, MA Zionsville, IN Bergenfield, NJ Lake in the Hills, IL Lexington, MA Bartlett, IL Reading, MA 15. Belmont, MA 16. Needham, MA 44. Andover, MA […]

NNHS Senior Scavenger Hunt Issue

NNHS Senior Scavenger Hunt Issue

Dear Newton North Community, On Friday some of our recent graduates participated in a scavenger hunt. This is not a school sanctioned event nor is it a part of any official senior class activities. Unfortunately, we learned that one of the tasks on the scavenger hunt was to post to social media in a way […]

Best Companies to Work For

Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For

Top 10 Best Companies to Work For in Massachusetts are: Boston Consulting Group (National Rank: 3) – Boston PriceWaterhouseCoopers (National Rank: 23) – Boston Cooley (National Rank: 25) – Boston Nvidia (National Rank: 39) – Westford Delta Air Lines (National Rank: 63) – Boston Cisco (National Rank: 67) – Boxborough Autodesk (National Rank: 71) – […]

Best public high schools in Massachusetts

Best public high schools in Massachusetts

Best public high schools in Massachusetts according to Niche. The 2017 Best Public High Schools ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, and high […]

US News and World Report Best High Schools: How Does Newton Do?

US News and World Report Best High Schools: How Does Newton Do?

According to US News and World Report, the top high 10 schools in Massachusetts are: Boston Latin School, Boston (#42) Advanced Math and Science Academy, Marlborough (#98) Hopkinton High School, Hopkinton (#175) Dover-Sherborn Regional High School, Dover-Sherborn (#217) Medfield Senior High School, Medfield ( #227) Lexington High School, Lexington (# 264) Belmont High School, Belmont […]

Elite GK High School Prep Clinic - Valeo Futbol Academy

Elite GK High School Prep Clinic – Valeo Futbol Academy

Elite GK High School Prep Clinic – Valeo Futbol Academy. Register here.

Newton Public Schools Final Budget

Newton Public Schools Final Budget

Dear Newton Families: Last night, the School Committee approved the budget for the 2017-18 school year. It is a budget that reflects our commitment to improving student achievement and providing strong supports for all students. In developing the budget, it was our goal to: Maintain our forward momentum, Preserve the programs and supports we have […]

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse. Two helpful PDFs with camps and volunteer opportunities for kids. After school and summer activities can be an essential part of your child’s educational and social/emotional learning. Research has shown the value of after school and summer programs and here in Newton, we are lucky […]

13 REASONS WHY Controversy

13 REASONS WHY Controversy

Dear Newton Families: Addressing the social and emotional needs of our students is an important system goal. It is essential that we work in partnership with families on important issues that impact our students. I am writing because we have become aware that many of our students are watching and discussing a new Netflix series […]