Openings at Weekday Nursery School

Openings at Weekday Nursery School

Weekday Nursery School has openings for our summer camp program and limited openings for the fall program. Weekday Nursery School provides care for children between the ages of 2.9 and 5 in Newton Highlands. A preschool designed to meet the needs and interests of young children and their families since 1971. We currently have limited openings in […]

10 Best Massachusetts Public High Schools: U.S. News Rankings 2016

10 Best Massachusetts Public High Schools: U.S. News Rankings 2016

10 Best Massachusetts Public High Schools: U.S. News Rankings 2016 Sturgis Charter Public School Boston Latin School Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School Medfield Senior High Hopkinton High Boston Collegiate Charter School Mystic Valley Regional Charter School Belmont High Lexington High Dover-Sherborn Regional High How did Newton High Schools do? #26 Newton South High […]

Top 100 Young Entrepreneurs of 2016

Top 100 Young Entrepreneurs of 2016

Each year, NFIB provides scholarships to 100 high school seniors who operate their own small business to promote the importance of entrepreneurship among young students.  The awards, which can be applied to tuition and fees at any two or four-year College, University or technical and vocational school, range from between $2,000 and $25,000. This year […]

College Admissions Advice on a Budget

Earning Admission: Real Strategies for Getting into Highly Selective Colleges

We’ve heard about families that spare no expense in creating unique opportunities for their children to shine in the competitive college application process. Parents on a budget are at a loss as to what they can do to help their kids stand out if they lack the funds to send their child to Botswana for preservation work […]

Newton Serves at Day Middle School

Newton Serves at Day Middle School

Newton Serves At Day: Sunday, May 1st, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Please come and help with the NewtonServes project at Day. Projects will include landscaping, interior painting, window washing, and cleaning and exterior clean-up. You can help for the entire time or for just an hour or two.  Rain or shine, we will be […]

Bomb Threat at Newton South

Bomb Threat to Newton South High School

Another round of bomb threats were called in to Massachusetts high schools which included Newton South High School, Andover High School, Arlington High School, Arlington Catholic High School, Acton-Boxborough High School, Brookline High School, Danvers High School, Littleton High School, Marblehead High School, Melrose High School, Needham High School,  Peabody High School, the Page Hilltop School […]

NNHS Receives Threatening Call AGAIN

Newton North High School, NNHS

The threatening calls continue. Someone doesn’t like Mondays? April 11, 2016 At 8am this morning we received a threatening phone call to the main office. At this time we have asked teachers to keep students in their classrooms and for teachers to inspect their classrooms for anything unusual or out of place. The Newton Police […]

A Discussion for Preschool Parents

Learn how to determine if your child is ready to move on to pre-kindergarten or kindergarten, how to make that transition seamless, and what to look for in your child’s next school. REGISTER NOW! Preschool to Kindergarten: Is Your Child Ready? How do You Know? Date:   Wednesday, April 27 Time: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 […]

Updates from Late Start High School Working Group

High School Start Time Working Group

Updates from the High School Start Time Working Group Given the belief of the Newton Public Schools and the Newton School Committee that a later high school start time has important health and wellness benefits for adolescents, the High School Start Time working group was created in September 2015.  The working group includes School Committee […]

Teen Sleep Expert Speaker

Dr. Christopher Landrigan

3rd Community Forum on High School Start Time: Especially for Middle and Elementary Parents Join the Brown and Oak Hill PTOs and the Newton South School Council to explore the research on teen sleep and starting high school later. We hope to continue the community conversation around the the impact of inadequate sleep on our […]