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Newton Public Schools suspends N rule

Newton Public Schools suspends N rule

Andy Zhou November 29, 2021

Newton Public Schools (NPS) has suspended the N rule for review this year in order to develop a more equitable absence policy.    A state mandate last year disallowed schools from giving consequences...

Students pass field trips and excused absences proposal

The Newtonite February 13, 2013

[media-credit name="Ben Hills" align="alignleft" width="300"]by Jared Perlo In the past three weeks, the Student Faculty Administration (SFA) has been hard at work crafting and debating bills. The faculty-student...

Barrys house secretary Karen Tobin writes down what students will be absent.

Column: School rule prevents students from going on field trips

The Newtonite January 24, 2013

by Jared Perlo From the moment the five-minute warning bell rings at the beginning of a school day until the final stampede out the door, students have a lot on their plate. Ever-mounting piles of homework...

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