Summer Mindfulness

As you enjoy your summer, you may want to consider what it means to be mindful (without the stress of academics added to the mix!) What does being mindful mean to you? It could mean being present in the moment. It may mean letting things go. Perhaps, it’s simply about a quiet moment. Mindfulness can…

Sophomore Seminars (DSB)

The Guidance Department will begin its seminars with sophomore students the week of May 22. Each counselor meets with their own caseload of students which provides the students with an opportunity to gain a greater comfort level with the counselor as a key resource at HHS. The caseload breakdowns are based on last name: Elisa…

COLLEGE OPENINGS UPDATE: OPTIONS FOR QUALIFIED STUDENTS

COLLEGE OPENINGS UPDATE: OPTIONS FOR QUALIFIED STUDENTS NACAC’s annual College Openings Update: Options for Qualified Students (formerly the Space Availability Survey) is a voluntary listing of NACAC member postsecondary institutions that are still accepting applications from prospective freshman and/or transfer students for the upcoming fall term. Now in its 30th year, the College Openings Update is designed as a…

College Mini-Fair, April 6

The following colleges will be in attendance at the April 6th Mini-Fair in the Library: Anna Maria College Assumption College Babson College Boston University Brandeis University Bridgewater State University Dickinson College Eastern Nazarene College Elmira College Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising LA Fitchburg State University Franklin Pierce University High Point University Husson University Johnson…

Go Higher! HHS Students/Families Invited to Attend

The Massachusetts Department of Higher Education brings its “Go Higher!” campaign to promote the state’s public colleges and universities to Newton South High School Tuesday night, April 11 at 7 p.m., as Higher Education Commissioner Carlos E. Santiago urges Newton families to consider new programs and opportunities available through the state’s public higher education system.…

Seniors – Local Scholarship Applications Available

The Guidance Department has been busy gathering scholarship information for the senior class. Some scholarship opportunities have been added to Naviance in the Scholarship section. The MetroWest Chamber Educational Foundation/MetroWest Chamber of Commerce has added two exciting scholarships for area seniors. Check them out! By now, everyone should have received, through the mail, a packet…