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Tiger Question: How do you feel about Verification Day?

The Newtonite March 30, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong Tiger Question: How do you feel about Verification Day?   “I think it’s a little confusing and disorganized in some ways; there’s no set time to change classes, but other...

Course registration uses new Skyward software

Course registration uses new Skyward software

Wendy Li March 11, 2016

by Wendy Li March brings North’s annual registration season with new registration software, a new course catalog, and rush of student stress. Teacher recommendations were due at the end of last week,...

Tiger Question: Hardest classes at this school

The Newtonite February 8, 2013

by Douglas Abrams Although certain classes at this school are perceived as extremely difficult, the difficulty of a class depends on the student that is taking it. “AP American History has been my hardest...

Argument Clinic: Should Advanced Placement classes be the norm for sophomores?

The Newtonite December 21, 2012

Yes: We should expand Advanced Placement classes to sophomores by Kristian Lundberg This school’s rationale for limiting most AP classes to juniors and seniors does have good intentions. Indeed, the...

Administration discusses issue of sophomore cancelled classes

The Newtonite January 16, 2012

by Jared Perlo Members of the Student Faculty Administration (SFA) spent most of Wednesday’s meeting discussing proposed improvements to study halls and canceled class policies. One of the biggest recurring...

Language department revises French sequence

The Newtonite January 13, 2012

by Samantha Libraty Beginning next year, the French honors sequence will be revised to include a fourth year honors course to precede French 5 Advanced Placement language, according to world language department...

Coalition prepares proposal for new innovation class

The Newtonite October 31, 2011

[media-credit name="Jordan Robins" align="alignleft" width="197"][/media-credit] by Alex Feit Several teachers and students aligned with the Innovation Lab are working on a proposal to offer an interdisciplinary...

Newton schools adopt Google Docs

The Newtonite October 28, 2011

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Freshman Daniel Munoz and seniors Aidan Verre and Austin McCusker use their education accounts. by Hilary Brumberg This...

Television production receives grant to furnish television studio

The Newtonite October 28, 2011

by Steven Michael During television production’s final years in the old school, the studio barely worked, and students were forced to shoot on consumer-grade cameras, English teacher Neil Giordano recalled. “We...

School utilizes technology

The Newtonite October 28, 2011

[media-credit name="Gabe Dreyer" align="alignleft" width="266"][/media-credit]English teacher Tom Fabian uses an Eno board. by Jacob Schwartz and Perrin Stein Over the past year, students and teachers...

Students find ways to balance jobs, school work

The Newtonite October 28, 2011

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Junior Izzy Rosenblatt works at Newtonville Pet some days after school. by Julia Oran In the past few years, studies have...

School supply orders arrive late

The Newtonite October 4, 2011

by Ned Martenis School supplies arrived late this year, causing difficulties for teachers and administrators, according to bursar Suzanne Spirto. Every April, the Newton schools pool their supply requests...

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