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  • NHS Student Creates Music Mentor Program

    Grace Clark, a junior at Newtown High School, said she always knew she would want to apply for her Girl Scout Gold Award when the time came, but did not know until last year that her project would create a music mentoring program between high school students and elementary school...

  • NCAC Announces New Scholarship; Deadline To Apply April 12

    The Newtown Cultural Commission announced on March 27 a $500 scholarship has been added to NCAC’s original $1,000 scholarship for a resident of Newtown who is a high school senior and who is planning on attending advanced education in the next year in a field of artistic ...

  • 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 t...

  • NHS Students Helping The SHACK

    The Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids (SHACK) has found support from the Newtown High School Creative Arts Council, which has provided artwork and volunteers following the center’s inception. According to SHACK, its mission is to provide a safe haven f...

  • NHS Graduation, NMS Moving Up, Dates Discussed

     Superintendent of Schools Janet Robinson informed the Board of Education Tuesday, March 19, that the dates for the Newtown Middle School Moving Up Ceremony and the Newtown High School graduation have been set with Western Connecticut State University’s O’Neill C...

  • Campus Notes, March 22

    Alexander Martens of Sandy Hook, an electronic game programming major at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt., is currently studying abroad at the school’s Montreal, Canada, campus. Alexander, a junior, will be studying in Canada for the remainder of the sp...

  • Newtown Continuing Education Offerings, Limited Space Left

    Newtown Continuing Education announced this week that the following upcoming courses have limited openings still available: The “Excel 2010” three-class course, offered on Mondays starting on April 1 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, for a fee of $89 will ...

  • NMS Students Enter ‘History’

    Newtown Middle School seventh grade students Julia Doyle and Henry Petrillo recently entered into the History Day in Connecticut Contest when they presented their individual projects at Fairfield University on March 2. History Day in Connecticut is oversee...

  • Chartwells Offers Beverage Tasting Station At Reed

    As part of its celebration of March being National Nutrition Month, Chartwells offered a beverage tasting station at Reed Intermediate School on Tuesday, March 19, and Wednesday, March 20. For the first day of the beverage tasting station, students were of...