• September 29NEWSPAPER 2017-2018

Elf on the Shelf Clues

Lauren Reenstierna

December 6, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

This room contains one window. Rumor has it, teachers slept here after prom. "Shhhhhh"

Avery Woolbert

Kelly Cloonan

November 30, 2017

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Avery Woolbert is a 9th grader this year at NCDS. Most people know Avery because of her many cross-country wins, but Avery is also involved in Model United Nations and A capella. Avery’s favorite thing she did this past summer ...

Meet Madeleine Yu-Phelps

Katelyn McGauley, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017

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Madeleine Yu-Phelps One of the new members of the upper school and blue team this year is Madeleine Yu-Phelps. Madeleine is a member of Acapella, Robotics, and the STEM committee. She will also be taking part in the school...

Humans of NCDS – Louise Gedney ’18

Olivia McKeigue

February 13, 2017

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Louise Gedney this year is a junior at Newton. You may know Louise from her participation on the cross country team and lacrosse team. Louise is also in the NCDS chemistry club. Her favorite color is a light Caroline blue, and...

Humans of NCDS – Charlotte Stoddard ’19

Olivia McKeigue

February 13, 2017

Filed under Life and Style, News, Student Life, Uncategorized

Charlotte Stoddard is a sophomore this year at Newton and “loves every minute she is in this school.” This year for Valentine’s Day, Charlotte says her plans are “to heat up her microwaveable stuffed animal and eat to...

Humans of NCDS – Kate Hurley ’17

Olivia McKeigue

February 13, 2017

Filed under Life and Style, News, Student Life

Kate Hurley is a senior this year at NCDS. Kate played field hockey in the fall, basketball in the winter, and will be playing lacrosse again in the spring. Kate also participates in campus ministry and service committee. Her...

Humans of NCDS – Julia DeRubeis ’20

Olivia McKeigue

February 13, 2017

Filed under Life and Style, News, Student Life, Uncategorized

Julia DeRubeis is a freshman in first year at Newton. Her plans this year for Valentine's Day are to maybe go skiing, and her opinion of this holiday is that it is a "cool holiday." Julia played field hockey in the fall, skis...

NCDS’s Favorite Winter Music

Lexi Cavallo

February 13, 2017

Filed under Life and Style, News, Student Life, Uncategorized

Winter can be a stressful time for students focusing on school and sports, especially when it is hard to spend time outside in the cold weather. However, music is proven to reduce stress after a tiring day. To determine t...

Did Your Favorite Xmas Movie Win?

Olivia McKeigue, Staff Writer

January 5, 2017

Filed under Life and Style, News, Student Life

As Christmas approaches, there are many traditions and festivities that get everyone in the Christmas spirit. From Christmas decorations lighting up the street to familiar Christmas songs playing on the radio (but never getting...

Humans of NCDS – Sophia Gaines ’20

Kelly Cloonan

December 22, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Sophia is a ninth grader this year at NCDS. This is her first year at Newton, and she says she really likes going to school here because of “the people, the environment, and the helpful teachers.” Sophia thinks “the senior cla...

Humans of NCDS – Dani Sanánez ’18

Kelly Cloonan

December 22, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Dani is an eleventh grader this year at Newton. Prior to living in Boston and attending NCDS, Dani went to the Merici Academy in Venezuela. She says that the biggest difference between NCDS and her old school is that here she...

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