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English teacher Kate Mannellys in-school teaching setup (photo courtesy of Mannelly)

Teachers handle work in, out of building with pandemic in mind

Jacob Zalis January 4, 2021

Teachers wave and greet each other in the otherwise empty hallways, careful to keep their masks up and not linger as they move in and out of the building. Meanwhile, others lead Zoom classes from converted...

Faculty prepares to welcome freshmen to North Tuesday, Sept. 15. (photo by Ian Dickerman)

North welcomes new faculty amid remote learning plan

The Newtonite September 22, 2020

compiled by Grace Beecher and Anika Bhawalkar Carrie BatesScience teacher Background: Bates earned her bachelor’s degree in chemistry education and a minor in Spanish teaching from Brigham...

Asian Culture Club hosts Asian Culture Day at this school

The Newtonite February 14, 2013

Panel discusses Asian American experiences by Ryan Condon A group of students in all grades from this school discussed their experiences growing up as Asian Americans in Newton, as part of Asian Culture...

New faculty members bring experience, skills to school

The Newtonite September 4, 2012

compiled by Samantha Libraty Chris Alberg Spanish teacher Background: Alberg received a master’s degree from Boston College in 1999. He worked at Walpole High School from 1998 to 2012. Excited about...

Editorial: Superintendent's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget improves school

The Newtonite April 3, 2012

After a crippling economic recession, Fiscal Year 2012 cut programs and teachers from this school, but in FY13 teachers and money will be added back to the payroll. We support the addition of two regular...

Faculty explore uses of X-block

The Newtonite January 13, 2012

by Sam Jones [media-credit name="Maliha Ali" align="alignright" width="255"][/media-credit] For students, the end of the school day means that they are now free to do what they please. Some choose to leave,...

Faculty send their children to Plowshares

The Newtonite January 13, 2012

[media-credit name="Hilary Brumberg" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit]Senior Mark Gately plays with Yasmeen Elley, daughter of history teacher Subheen Razzaqui, and Nora Hamel, daugher of...

‘Occupy’ protests provide student outlet

The Newtonite November 23, 2011

by Alex Feit With the “Occupy” protests spreading to thousands of cities and towns around the globe, a handful of students and teachers at this school feel inclined to take part in this now ubiquitous...

Teachers' weirdest experiences

The Newtonite November 2, 2011

by Julia Moss As students, we know about all of the bizarre things that happen at this school. But do teachers ever have weird experiences at this school? The answer is most certainly yes. Physical education...

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