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About NSF


The mission of Newton Schools Foundation is to enhance and broaden community support for public education and provide private funding for enhancement, innovation and challenging programs across a student’s K – 12 experiences in the Newton Public Schools (NPS).  

Our goals are to:

Raise funds for the Newton Public Schools initiatives that prepare students to thrive in today’s complex world.  These initiatives range from specialized curricula inside and beyond the classroom to pioneering professional development for faculty to closing the student achievement gap.

Increase community awareness of innovation in education in the Newton Public Schools.


Newton Schools Foundation is an independent non-profit organization, with tax exempt status under 501(c)(3) of the internal revenue code.  It is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of officers and directors represent the community, business leaders, parents, teachers and school administration.