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Boys' soccer loses to Framingham, ends playoff run

Boys' soccer loses to Framingham, ends playoff run

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 18, 2019

Boys’ soccer lost 3-1 to Framingham in the MIAA Division I Sectional quarterfinal on November 7th. After an upset win against second-ranked East Boston, the loss to Framingham “was tough,” according...

Freshman Louisa  Essmann warms-up before practice on Monday, Aug, 26.

Girls' swim falls to Milton in close race

Nichol Weylman-Farwell October 22, 2019

Girls’ swim lost 97-86 to Milton at home on Friday, Oct. 11. According to senior Rebecca Longo, a captain with seniors Bella Donovan, Ella McNally, and Anna Rahilly, despite the loss, the team “performed...

Congressman Joe Kennedy speaks with students about civic engagement

Congressman Joe Kennedy speaks with students about civic engagement

Yesha Thakkar May 22, 2019

Congressman Joe Kennedy discussed civic engagement and how students can help resolve issues in their local community in the auditorium c-block Friday, April 26, and these discussions had contradictory...

Girls' basketball falls to Braintree in a low scoring performance

Girls' basketball falls to Braintree in a low scoring performance

Jake Forbes January 20, 2018

(Photo by Lilah Gentry) Girls’ basketball, 5-5, lost to Braintree 53-33 at home Friday night. “We’ve been struggling on offense all year, so it’s not a surprise to us that we were in this position...

Golf loses close match against Brookline

Golf loses close match against Brookline

Nichol Weylman-Farwell October 10, 2017

Golf, 3-7, lost to Brookline at the Brae Burn Country Club in West Newton by a score of 79 to 75 on Tuesday. Junior Sean Fitzgerald, a captain, led the Tigers in scoring with 12 points. His co-captain,...

Boys' volleyball falls to Needham in emotional game

Boys' volleyball falls to Needham in emotional game

Nichol Weylman-Farwell April 25, 2017

Number two ranked boys’ volleyball, 4-1, fell to number one ranked Needham on April 12 by a score of three sets to two. The contest was intense, with North rallying back from a deficit of 2-0, but ultimately...

Photo by Josh Shub-Seltzer.

Students express concern, confusion regarding bomb threat

Lucy Lu January 19, 2016

by Maxwell Kozlov, Lucy Lu, and Josh Shub-Seltzer Students expressed concerns regarding the shelter-in-place issued by interim principal Mark Aronson in response to a bomb threat called in by telephone...

A chance to speak: Members of LGBTQA community voice experiences

A chance to speak: Members of LGBTQA community voice experiences

The Newtonite October 29, 2015

by Maya Abou-Rizk and Maya Metser Students at this school have the opportunity to be able to discuss sexuality and gender identity in organized settings such as ToBGLAD (Transgender, Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian...

Newton North Class of 2001 graduate, Lindsey Palmer

Feature: North graduate, two-time author provides insight on career choice, high school experience

The Newtonite April 8, 2015

by Maya Abou-Rizk Two-time author and English teacher, Lindsey J. Palmer, has come a long way since graduating North in 2001. Her own experience in high school, her work with seniors, and her career as...

Third debate team faculty adviser resigns, Price becomes adviser

Third debate team faculty adviser resigns, Price becomes adviser

The Newtonite February 24, 2015

by Cate Waters North’s debate team lost its faculty adviser Wednesday, Jan. 28, history department chair Jonathan Bassett, after “the students on the team had a pattern of failing to follow school...

Girls' indoor track performs well in Conference Championships

Girls' indoor track performs well in Conference Championships

The Newtonite February 7, 2015

by Adam Rabinowitz Girls’ indoor track, 6-0, competed in the Bay State Conference Championship Wednesday, Feb. 4. Although the meet is not scored, it was a good opportunity for the Tigers to compete...

Update: Debate team suspended, competes at Columbia Invitational

The Newtonite February 1, 2015

by Cate Waters Update 4:45 p.m. 2/1: After a prolonged conflict with the administration, North's debate team will not be competing until further notice, according to junior Adam Rabinowitz, a former debate...

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