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Students return to the building through the Theatre entrance after the emergency evacuation March 14. (Photo by Ian Dickerman)

Faulty fire alarm causes another school-wide evacuation

Sophie Murthy March 19, 2019

Students and teachers evacuated the building due to an unplanned fire alarm at the beginning of homeroom Thursday, March 14. Vice principal Amy Winston said the cause of the alarm is unknown. “Our...

Connolly extinguishes bathroom fire, administration searches for students involved

Connolly extinguishes bathroom fire, administration searches for students involved

Jacques Abou-Rizk January 26, 2018

(Photo by Jake Forbes) Special education teacher Paul Connolly put out a small fire in the second floor boys athletic wing bathroom Wednesday afternoon. Students and faculty evacuated the building, and...

PTSO parents accidentally light fire in International Cafe

PTSO parents accidentally light fire in International Cafe

Sophia Zhou December 15, 2017

Parents from the Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO) accidentally started a fire in the International Cafe during A-block Friday morning while cleaning up after a breakfast event for teachers. According...

Sometimes burning papers at the end of the year can take a turn for the worse. Graphic by Maria Melissa and Mary Solovyeva.

Cartoon: Fire

The Newtonite June 11, 2014

This Week in Headlines: October 19

The Newtonite October 19, 2012

  by Jacob Schwartz Top story: School implements 3.14-point GPA scale Fire drill scheduled for your next free block Freshmen not falling for class president’s 'five-hour lunch' platform this...

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