Tag Archives: elem

Gifts to Teachers

It’s that time of year again: the time of year when parents/guardians have a million questions about gifts to teachers. Please remember Newton’s policy about gifts to teachers. This policy was adopted by Newton School Committee and can be found … Continue reading
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Make a Difference for Newton’s Students and Teachers: Give to Newton Schools Foundation

Thanks to the generous support of our community, last year Newton Schools Foundation, (NSF) provided $155,000 to support the 12,000+ students in the Newton Public Schools. NSF advances excellence and equity in NPS by funding promising initiatives, professional development, and programs … Continue reading
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Emergency Text Messages

A note from the Newton Public Schools: The Newton Public Schools has implemented an emergency text messaging system. In the event of an emergency, NPS will alert you via text on your cell phone. Please note that this system will … Continue reading
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Opportunity to join the board at the Centre Street Food Pantry

The Centre Street Food Pantry board is looking for an energetic new board member who has strong connections in the business community in Newton. They are a working board and in addition to managing programs, members also help out at … Continue reading
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Join for a special Math Circle meeting!

Students will be solving challenging problems for different grades, while competing against each other to win prizes! Small prizes for everyone! Participation is $20. For students grades 3 – 6. Register at www.engagingmath.com or email admin@engagingmath.com. December 16th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Engaging … Continue reading
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Multiplication Carnival

Don’t get bogged down by multiplication! Master the most difficult multiplication facts in one visit to the Multiplication Carnival – no mindless drills, no boring flash cards, no tears, no painful memorization. Have fun, and leave the carnival a Multiplication … Continue reading
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Upcoming events at Historic Newton

Storytime – Winter Hibernation Learn how animals live through the winter, and how people at the Jackson Homestead stayed warm, too. You will read Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner and preschoolers and their caregivers will make their … Continue reading
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Camp Grossman Open House

Meet the camp director and staff at JCC Greater Boston to learn how Camp Grossman is the best place to be this summer. A vibrant Jewish day camp located on 75 acres in Dover’s pine-studded Hale Reservation, they offer campers … Continue reading
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School Committee Update

Dear Friends, This update is for the 12/10/2018 Newton School Committee meeting: Students from the Beijing Jinshan School Exchange Program introduced themselves, shared something they have enjoyed during their visit, and presented the School Committee with a beautiful gift scroll. Toby Romer, Assistant Superintendent … Continue reading
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Shop for A Cause for Newton Schools Foundation

Shop for the holidays and make a difference for Newton’s students! Bring your friends and neighbors for a fun, festive evening of shopping and socializing. The Street, Chestnut Hill is hosting a Shop for a Cause night and a percentage of sales from … Continue reading
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