Hate Crime Training for Newton School Administrators

Setti Warren, Newton Override

This is when you really appreciate having a mayor of color. He has a personal understanding of racism and hate crimes. I think this is a step in the right direction. I am hoping there will be a program that Newton students can go through as well at some point. Like anti-bullying training, those who observe […]

Texting and Social Networking: What’s a Parent To Do?

parenting teens book

“” F.A. Day PTO Co-Sponsored Event at Bigelow Middle School Wednesday, April 13  from 7 pm – 9 pm   Day PTO, along with Bigelow Middle School, Cabot Elementary School, and Underwood Elementary School PTOs will co-host Joani Geltman, MSW Child Development and Parenting Expert, and Author of A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens. Click on […]

Help raise funds for equipment manager Chris Drakos

NNHS Drakos Fundraiser

Help raise funds for equipment manager Chris Drakos who has been very sick. The fundraiser went well but anyone who wants to make a donation can still do so. Checks should be made payable to Chris Drakos Health Fund and sent to the following address ONLY: The Village Bank 332 Walnut St Newton, Ma 02460 Here […]

Student Assaulted While Walking To Bus

Student Assaulted While Walking To Bus

I write with some concerning news regarding an incident that took place this morning with one of our students. At about 9:15 AM, while walking to a bus stop, a Day student was assaulted by an adult male and had his phone stolen.  Police immediately responded and began an investigation that remains open at this […]

“Whose Game Is it, Anyway?”

"Whose Game Is it, Anyway?"

FA Day PTO Co-Sponsored Event at Newton North Wednesday, March 23  from 7 pm – 8:30 pm   Day PTO, along with the Newton North PTSO and others, is hosting Dr. Richard Ginsburg on Wednesday, March 23 from 7pm – 8:30pm at Newton North High School. Dr. Ginsburg is a sports psychologist and co-authored the […]

GELF Dinner Fundraiser

GELF Dinner Fundraiser

The Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund (GELF), Newton’s study abroad scholarship program, is turning eight.  Change students’ lives by joining Newton community members for chef’s favorites, wine, and live entertainment to support lower-income Newton students in taking advantage of international opportunities. Join us for the Jennifer Price Global Leadership Education Fund (GELF)  Benefit  Dinner Saturday, April 2, 2016 […]

Global Music Concert Benefit for NPS Creative Arts and Sciences

Global Music Concert Benefit for NPS Creative Arts and Sciences

Global Music Concert to Benefit NPS Creative Arts and Sciences Newton’s Creative Arts & Sciences presents an evening with this year’s Concert Series performer, Crocodile River Music on Friday April 8th. Come celebrate the global music experience that students enjoyed this fall. Crocodile River Music brings the music of Mali, Brazil, Spain and Trinidad, and […]

Catholic Memorial Students Banned From Semifinal Basketball Game At TD Garden

Catholic Memorial Students Banned From Semifinal Basketball Game At TD Garden

Catholic Memorial Students Banned From Semifinal Basketball Game At TD Garden. They lost their semifinal game 73 to 77 to Cambridge Rindge and Latin.

Help Someone in Need in Newton Community

Help Someone in Need

Day Family In Need of Assistance Hello Day Families! My name is Cora – I went through Franklin, Day Middle School and graduated from Newton North. I have two younger siblings- Jack Kayser in 4th grade at Franklin, and Mikayla Kayser in 8th grade at Day. Our mother, Rebecca Willis Kayser, recently underwent 4 major abdominal surgeries […]

NNHS’s Racist Slippery Slope

Newton North High School Racist Musical

I would say that it’s more the political climate in which the Republican party makes it permissible to express racism and violence against others.   Did you see Human’s of New York’s Open Letter to Donald Trump? An Open Letter to Donald Trump: Mr. Trump, I try my hardest not to be political. I’ve refused […]