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Donor Will Match $25K to Newton Schools Foundation for Calculus Project

An anonymous donor has generously agreed to match up to $25,000 in donations to the Newton Schools Foundation during the month of March to support the Calculus Project!!! An ambitious effort to narrow the achievement gap in mathematics, this program … Continue reading

Teens Making Smart Choices

Middle School and High School students, parents, and guardians are invited to a fun, free EXPO. Teens and adults are encouraged to come to the Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices expo for participative, informative exhibits; live musical performances; free refreshments; and fun. Meet … Continue reading

Attention 6th Grade Girls

Are you interested in joining Girl Scouts? Cadette Troop 69195 will meet on the first Thursday of each month at Oak Hill Middle School from 4:15 to 5:45 pm. As Girl Scouts is girl led, the girls will organize, plan … Continue reading

Dear Oak Hill parents and especially Bowen alumni parents:

Please read this note from the Bowen PTO and help out if you can: We are thrilled to announce that our community build for a new playground structure at Bowen will be the weekend of June 11-14. We would love to … Continue reading

Boys Fitness Classes

What: 8-Week Boys Fitness & Conditioning Session For: Any athlete or youth wishing to get stronger and enhance their physical performance! Where: Future Shapes, 56 Winchester Street, Newton When: May 4th – June 26th, every Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri Choose from 1x, 2x, … Continue reading

Thank you for treating the OHMS Staff to lunch!

The Teachers and Staff were truly grateful for all the wonderful food that was donated to the Staff Appreciation Lunch on Thursday! We put out a call for more donations just before the event, and so many Oak Hill families … Continue reading

Community Ski trip opportunity

Randy Friedman, father of two boys in the Newton schools, is the Director of Ski & Travel (an adult ski, sports, and social club in Boston). Recently Randy organized a ski trip for some Bowen families that was a huge … Continue reading

Oak Hill Family seeks rental home

Looking for a well maintained house or an apartment in a 2 family in the Oak Hill school area for a family of three. Need at least 1.500 sq feet; a yard; quiet neighborhood; 3 bedrooms; an extra room or … Continue reading

Come to the Newton Parent Advisory Council for Special Education Board meeting

The Newton Parent Advisory Council for Special Education (NewtonPAC) will have their first open PAC board meeting for this school year with Dr. Judy Levin-Charns, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services. The agenda for the meeting is the introduction of new staff … Continue reading

Lucky 8 Casino Extravaganza and Auction…..

…. Get your tickets today! Join the Newton community on Saturday, November 8th, for a casino-themed* gala to benefit the Bowen Elementary School playground revitalization project. Grab your friends, whether they still have children at Bowen or not, and come … Continue reading