- Friday, April 18, 2014
Newtown Middle School will hold its annual Celebration of the Arts at the school on Tuesday, April 29, from 6 to 7 pm.
- Thursday, February 27, 2014
Newtown Middle School’s literary magazine, Opus Optima, has been selected by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) for the rank of “Highest Award” in the 2013 NCTE Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines.
The 2013 edition of Opus Optima is the first edition of the publication to earn the award since its 1996 edition.
“This is just such a wonderful award,” said NMS art teacher Claudia Mitchell.