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NSF KICKS OFF 19th YEAR OF HONOR THY TEACHER

Please recognize Newton's exceptional teachers and staff by donating to the annual “Honor Thy Teacher” Campaign.  Learn more

Calculus Project Match Yields Nearly $40,000

Thank you to all the participants in our March fundraising challenge to support the Calculus Project.  Community contributions combined with matching funds from a generous donor yielded nearly $40,000 for the Newton Public Schools’ ambitious initiative to narrow the achievement gap in mathematics. Since the Calculus Project launch in 2013, 95 students have participated in the program. Learn more

 

NSF DONATES $105,000 TO NEWTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

At the February 25 School Committee Meeting, Newton Schools Foundation presented Dr. David Fleishman, superintendent of the Newton Public Schools, with a check for $105,000 for 2015-16. This donation represents NSF's yearly contribution to fund innovative educational programs that are difficult to address in the school department’s operating budget. The funds that NSF raises support Newton Public Schools initiatives that prepare students to thrive in today’s complex world, ranging from specialized curricula inside and beyond the classroom to pioneering professional development for faculty to closing the student achievement gap.

Left to Right Bruce McVittie, NSF Treasurer; David Fleishman, Superintendent; Marcia Tabenken, NSF Co-President and Mayor Setti Warren

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JENNIFER PRICE GLOBAL EDUCATION LEADERSHIP FUND IN THE NEWS. Click here to read the most recent article in The Tab

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Tickets for the GELF Dinner on sale

Buy tickets to the Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund dinner, April 2nd, 2016.  Click here to support scholarships for global travel for our students.

Vote for NSF as part of Boston Globe GRANT Program

Please give your Boston Globe GRANT to Newton Schools Foundation online or by mail

If you are a Boston Globe print or digital subscriber, you are eligible to show your support for NSF through their 2016 GRANT program: Globe Readers And Non-profits Together. All subscribers will receive a gift check worth up to $100 dollars that can be designated to a non-profit of your choice for free advertising.

 

 

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NSF Funds New Elementary Music Program

NSF is funding a pilot program in elementary music modeled after El Sistema, established in Venezuela, to introduce low-income children to instrumental music. Read more

NSF Donates to NSF

NSF DONATES $105,000 TO NEWTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

At the February 25 School Committee Meeting, Newton Schools Foundation presented Dr. David Fleishman, superintendent of the Newton Public Schools, with a check for $105,000 for 2015-16. This donation represents NSF's yearly contribution to fund innovative educational programs that are difficult to address in the school department’s operating budget.

Honor Thy Teacher 2015

NSF's 2015 Honor Thy Teacher Campaign was a great success!