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Huck Finn removed from core texts amid controversy

Yesha Thakkar November 14, 2019

The English Department chose to remove Adventures of Huckleberry Finn from its list of required readings for juniors in early October. English department head Melissa Dilworth said that the department...

Counseling department educates juniors on depression, mental illness with Signs of Suicide program

Counseling department educates juniors on depression, mental illness with Signs of Suicide program

Samantha Fredberg April 12, 2017

The counseling department is holding a signs of suicide program in all junior English classes April 3 to 13 in order to create awareness and dialogue surrounding mental illness.   Throughout the two weeks,...

Person on the Street: Junior Stress

Person on the Street: Junior Stress

The Newtonite March 11, 2014

by Maya Metser Upon juggling SAT preparations, writing the junior thesis, and classes in general, juniors talk about their stress, how they deal with it, and share advice about how to manage time most...

As work gets more difficult, well thought out plans can go by the wayside. by Maria Melissa and Mary Solovyeva.

Cartoon: Sophomores vs. Juniors

The Newtonite February 24, 2014

As work gets more difficult, well thought out plans may go by the wayside. by Maria Melissa and Mary Solovyeva.

Senior Sam Mayer, far left, second row, attended Milton Academys Mountain School during second semester of the 2012-13 school year.

For students, semester-long educational programs becomes a popular option

The Newtonite September 23, 2013

by Alex Feit Hike mountains. Chop trees for firewood for the night. Camp overnight in the woods in two foot snow, then try to find your way back home using little more than a compass, a map, and your...

Cartoon: Juggling Act

The Newtonite September 25, 2012

[media-credit name="Julia Moss" align="alignnone" width="480"] Many students at this school participate in a variety of classes and activities. Club Day, which is Thursday X-block in the cafeteria, will...

Upperclassmen reflect on April college tours

The Newtonite April 27, 2012

[media-credit name="Nina Kaplan" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]College and career counselor Sarah Hoffman helps junior Eliza Burr decide what colleges she should consider applying to. by...

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