Our Partner Organizations
The Newton Conservatorswww.newtonconservators.org
The Newton Conservators is a citizens group that advocates for Newton's open spaces. Since its founding in 1961, it has helped preserve over 200 acres of open space and created several major parks for public enjoyment.
With over 400 members, The Conservators group is a force for the proper use and protection of parks, playgrounds, conservation areas, ponds, and streams in Newton. It has also helped enact ground-breaking environmental ordinances for protection of wetlands, clean air, energy conservation, road salt limits, and tree preservation. It leads walks through conservation areas and gives grants for environmental study in the schools. It generously supports the Environmental Science Program each year with scholarship funds.
Green Newton (Green Decade Coalition)www.greennewton.org
Green Newton is an organization of people living or working in Newton and neighboring communities, including representatives of community organizations, institutions and businesses. Members are working together to create sustainable solutions to environmental problems facing our city and our world. Green Newton has provided generous financial support to the Envi Sci Program.
Newton Public Schools Onlinewww.newton.k12.ma.us/
Newton Public Schools Online is a public information portal developed and maintained by the Newton School Committee to promote public understanding of, and interaction with, the Newton Public Schools. It aims to provide parents, students, teachers, administrators, and interested citizens easy, around-the-clock access to a wealth of information about their school system as well as an efficient means for registering opinions and suggestions. It serves as a gateway to public documents as well as websites designed and maintained by individual schools, teachers, departments, and school-related organizations.
Newton Community Educationwww.newtoncommunityed.org
Newton Community Education is a self-sustaining arm of the Newton Public Schools, open to all students, regardless of residence. It provides educational, social, cultural, and vocational programs to adults and children, endeavoring to provide high-quality classes at reasonable prices.
BC Environmental Studies Program / Urban Ecology Institute / Eastern Coyote Research Projects
In 2005, and again in 2009, we learned more about the wildlife and ecology of our urban settings through a science workshop presented by researchers from Boston College. You can learn more about them and their work at the websites listed below.
Newton Athletes Serving Communitywww.newtonasc.org
"Creating tomorrow's leaders through community service today."
Newton ASC is an organization for these student-athletes that provides them with substantial opportunities for community service involvement, while not conflicting with their sports and/or academic commitments.
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