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  • NICE Welcomes Delegates From French Sister School

    As Newtown High School French teacher Jennifer Davidson pointed out during a student panel discussion on Monday, March 25, a visit from a delegation of students and teachers from France this week marked the first time a group of students from Europe have visited the high school through the Newtown International Center for Education (NICE).

    “It is a big step forward for NICE and for NHS,” said Ms Davidson.

  • NICE Hosts Reflect On The Fifth Year Of Welcoming Guests From China

    In February, a delegation 31 students and ten educators from Liaocheng, China, representing sister schools through the Newtown International Center for Education (NICE), visited Newtown High School, Newtown Middle School, and Reed Intermediate School. Members of the delegation stayed with host families during the visit. The delegates also visited local sites, including Yale University in New Haven and New York City.

  • NICE Hindi Language And Cultural Program Upcoming

    The Newtown International Center for Education (NICE) is set to offer its Hindi Language and Culture Program again this year, starting on March 11.
  • March NICE Night Set: "Ratatouille" & Cookie Decorating, March 6

    The Newtown International Center for Education (NICE) has set the date for its fifth NICE Night of the 2012-13 academic year.

    The Wednesday, March 6, NICE Night, a free community event, will include the showing of Disney Pixar’s Ratatouille, rated G. The movie is about a rat, named Remy, who is determined to become a renowned French chef in Paris.

    A cookie decorating lesson will be offered at 4:30 pm in the NHS cafetorium, and eventgoers are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner to eat at the event. The movie will be shown at 5.

  • Chinese Delegation Welcomed In Newtown

    A delegation of 31 students and ten educators from Liaocheng, China, were recently welcomed at Newtown schools. The group was in town for a ten-day visit. 

  • NICE To Welcome Visitors This Week

    A scheduled visit from Chinese educators from Newtown’s sister schools in Liaocheng, China, for February 15 to 24 has Newtown International Center for Education (NICE) Program Coordinator and Newtown High School Assistant Principal Jason Hiruo reflecting on the history of the sister school relationships.