Priorities

Promote Educational Equity

  • Encourage a compassionate, empathic student body through programs that address complex issues in our increasingly diverse world
  • Assist Newton educators with the tools needed to teach students of all abilities and backgrounds
  • Support enrichment programs to help students achieve their educational potential and close the achievement gap

Promote Educational Excellence

  • Ensure Newton remains a top school system with quality teachers, reasonable class sizes and program breath
  • Partner with organizations that focus on youth leadership programs to prepare students for college and internships
  • Support STEAM program with tools to incorporate creative learning to promote career interest

Support Strong Fiscal Management

  • Develop and approve budgets that support educational excellence and are financially sustainable
  • Support facility expansion and improvements to accommodate school population growth
  • Supplement the budget through public-private partnerships