Category Archives: Schools

On March 28, the the working group who is in charge of hiring the new food services management company for Newton schools will be interviewing representatives from Sodexo and Whitens (the two companies that sent proposals) in order to determine … Read More

The Newton Safe Routes to School Task Force (SRTS) is inviting Newton Public Schools students to participate in statewide a lawn sign design contest on “anti-idling.”  This year the Newton SRTS is undertaking a campaign to reduce car idling at … Read More

On Monday, January 14 from 5:30-6:30pm, Students for a Greener World (SGW) will meet  at the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) in Meeting Room A.  Middle and high school students are welcome to participate in this Green Newton sponsored group that enjoys organizing … Read More

If you’re interested in Green Newton’s Schools Connections group come to our next meeting— Thursday, January 17 at 3:45pm in Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton). Kids are welcome.  The group’s goal is to establish “green standards” for Newton … Read More

All are welcome to join the Green Newton’s Schools Connections group at our next meeting—Wednesday, November 14 at 3:30pm in Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton). Kids are welcome. At the October meeting, parents and school staff met with Waneta Trabert, Newton’s Director of Sustainable Materials Management; School Committee member, Diana … Read More