Dear NSHS Community:

The 2016-2017 school year is preparing for its eventual end on June 23rd.  Before we say goodbye for the summer, we have exceptional comprehensive experiences planned to celebrate our students and their many achievements this year.  Below are announcements and suggestions of ways to get involved in End of the Year Celebrations!

Theatre news:

The Student Directing Festival is happening 4/27-4/29!  Come and celebrate the the theatrical visions of our seniors.  Next up the 34th Annual North/South Shakespeare Production.  This year we will feature what is sure to be a memorable en plain air performance of As You Like It.  

Music news:

Jazz audition results are in, check with Ms. Linde or Mr. Harlow for more information.

Save the date!  The POPS Concert is scheduled for May, 25th!!!  Parents, we need you!  Please e-mail if you want get involved.  

The Jazz Ensemble won a gold metal at MAJE!  Congratulations to the MVP players: Abygale Miller on alto sax, Danny Silverston on piano and Caleb Fried on trumpet. Come see them perform at the Hatch Shell on the Esplanade on May 14th.  

Art news:

Congratulations to four NSHS Art Students who were awarded scholarships from the Newton Art Association!  Jasmine Chan was awarded the Myra Abelson NAA award.  Doing Iliescu, Sakura Miki, and Charlene Ng were each recognized for the achievements in art with NAA scholarships.

Once again, NSHS is privileged to participate in Newton's Festival of the Arts.  Our piano will be located in the Highlands.  

Save the date for our Annual Art Show, this year re-imagined to be a one day Open House on May 31st.  


Megan Leary-Crist

Chair, Fine & Performing Arts
Newton South High School