149 Pleasant Street
Newton Centre, MA. 02459
617-559-9570
Late Arrival/Absence
Voicemail
617-559-9580

From the PTO

NPS 2017-2018 Budget Update

It’s budget season at the Newton Public Schools so we wanted to keep our parents abreast of developments and the impact on Mason-Rice. A good place to start is this summary from the PTO Council (association of all PTOs) Board: The budget for next year has a $2.1 million gap,

Read More

SPRING MUSIC CONCERT DATES WITH UPDATED ORCHESTRA DATES

2nd Grade Family Folk Dance Night: Thursday, May 4 6-7:30pm (The Centre) 3rd Grade Recorder Concert: Wednesday, May 10 8:45am (The Centre) 4th Grade Band, Orchestra, Chorus Concert: Wednesday, June 7 6-7pm (The Centre) 5th Grade Band, Orchestra, Chorus Concert: Wednesday, June 7 7:30-8:30pm (The Centre) Questions? Contact Ms. McIntosh

Read More

BE PART OF THE MASON-RICE SCIENCE FAIR – 4/7

Hey Kids! Join us for the Mason-Rice Science Fair on Friday, April 7 from 6-7:00pm. The Science Fair is: EXCITING FOR KIDS: The fun is in the tinkering! Perform an experiment or construct a working gadget. Kids can work with their friends, siblings, or on their own. EASY ON PARENTS: You can design

Read More

Creative Arts & Sciences

SECOND GRADERS LEARN CHINESE RIBBON DANCING  On March 22nd our second graders were treated to a visit from Ms. Chiao Bin Huang who explored the art of Chinese Ribbin Dance. In a gorgeous costume made of red silk for good luck, Ms. Huang gave the children a brief history on how

Read More

SIGN UP TO PRESENT FOR STEAM WEEKS – 3/19 – 3/31

(aka Science or STEM weeks) Our kids are excited to hear all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math from YOU. Do you have an interest or expertise in anything to do with these subjects? Please sign up to give a 20 minute presentation in your child’s classroom. Room Parents

Read More

MASON-RICE FAMILY BINGO NIGHT – 3/10

Join us for Family Bingo Night from 6:00-7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 10! FREE Bingo cards and prizes for EVERYONE! Pizza, beverages and snacks will be available. Sign up by March 8 at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e4eada82aa75-masonrice2/ Donate your extra party favors in the Birthday Wishes box!  Contact Marci Shyavitz mshyavitz@yahoo.com with questions.

Read More

GET READY FOR THE SPRING TEA SCHOOL DAYS FUNDRAISER! – 2/27 – 3/7

From February 27-March 7, Tea Collection, the globally inspired children’s clothing company, has invited us to participate in their Annual Spring Promotion.  Just shop at www.teaschooldays.com, enter items in your cart and at checkout, enter in the special Mason-Rice promo code: SDS17MASONRICE.  You will get 15% off your order & free shipping and the PTO

Read More

Fools’ Folly Tickets On Sale Soon!

FOOLS’ FOLLY TICKETS GO ON SALE SOON! Tickets for this year’s annual Fools’ Folly party will be going on sale soon. Mason-Rice Parents, teachers, and school staff will come together on Saturday, April 1 from 7-11:30pm at the Newton Highlands Congregational Church for food, drinks, an entertaining show, music and dancing for all to enjoy! Don’t

Read More

SIGN UP FOR MASON-RICE NEWSLETTERS

Enter your email here to sign up or update your subscription options.