Art Club is a chance for students to further explore a variety of art making techniques and materials through a variety of fun and different projects. Information about dates and meeting times can be found on the Art Club google classroom. Please have your student check with their art teacher to get the code to join.
Once again, NMS is offering a Chamber Orchestra experience for those dedicated student string players looking to perform a higher level of music than offered in our regular Orchestra groups. This group will meet on Fridays from 2:40-3:30 p.m starting in October and going until May. Watch Google Classroom for information about signups, rehearsals, and music.
Cross Country: Fall Sport
Girls Coach: Mr. Kantor
Boys Coach: Mr. Tammero
Listen for information during Morning Announcements or see Mrs. Pereira with questions!
Listen for information during Morning Announcements.
The Gaming Club is open to any and all students who enjoy playing card games and board games. The club will meet on Wednesday’s after school with Mr. Schupp from 2:45 to 3:30. Students may bring their own board and card games or choose one from Mr. Schupp's collection.
Intramural activities vary from year to year. Fitness, volleyball, and skiing have all been part of intramurals. All students are invited to participate. Listen/watch for announcements!
Jazz Band is open by audition only and meets every Monday in D9 from 2:45 - 4:00. Students rehearse all styles of jazz and music ranges from moderate middle school to high school. In previous years, the band averaged 8 performances per year which included: holiday concerts, an overnight jazz festival in New Hampshire, state wide competitions and local jazz festivals.
Mrs. Colwell, Miss Lang, Mrs. Coles and Mrs. Ladue
Student work is sselected by the editorial staff and enhanced by the art staff. Any student may submit written work. If approved, the work is entered into the magazine, which is published in the spring. Please have your student check with one of the teachers listed above for the google classroom codes and meeting dates and times.
Pinata Club will be held after school beginning in the winter months. We will meet once a week after school. Be sure to listen for upcoming detailed information during morning announcements!
Listen for details in an upcoming Morning Announcement!
Newtown Middle School offers:
Basketball: Tryouts are held in October
Boys Coach: Mr. DeBenedetto
Girls Coach: Ms. Wehrer and Ms. Moore
Baseball and Softball: Tryouts are held in the Spring.
Boys Coach: Mr. Horne
Girls Coach: Mr. Tammero and Mrs. Fontaine Get directions to area schools (PDF)
•Ski & Snowboard Club
Mrs. Hart, Ms. McKeegan and Mr. Mouthrop
Be sure to listen for upcoming dates and information during Morning Announcements or see Ms. McKeegan for more information!
Mrs. Pereira & Miss Neff
Listen for information during Morning Announcements or see Mrs. Pereira or Miss Neff with Questions!
Technology Club will meet after school starting in November and finishing in May. This club will focus on student led projects that have an emphasis on teamwork and problem solving. Students will be required to organize a ride home and hand in a completed permission slip before the club begins. The Technology Club has high expectations for everyone who participates. This hands-on environment requires special attention to detail. There are a few requirements for any student who is interested in attending. Our students will be required to follow safety procedures, be respectful and to maintain a positive attitude. The student and parent should have a conversation about these expectations before the club begins.
Yearbook Club had our first meeting on Wednesday, October 27th, after school until 3:30. All are welcome! Please arrange a ride home. This club creates and publishes the annual Middle School Yearbook. Students are responsible for all aspects of the Yearbook, including photography, writing, and editing. Please contact Miss Lang for more information and listen for announcements!