Newton Schools Foundation Proudly Presents 
A Special Benefit Evening

Celebration of Excellence: Newton Public Schools 
Newton North High School 
May 3, 6:30 PM

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

The Celebration of Excellence Gala will be featuring the Comic Genius of Jimmy Tingle and honoring the following individuals who have made a positive impact on the Newton Public Schools

  • Kenneth Brennan, President and CEO, The Village Bank
  • David Greenblatt, NSHS ’62, NSHS Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee
  • James Heppelmann, President and CEO, PTC
  • Chuck Hurwitz, NSHS, Science Teacher, Department Chair, Ligerbots Coach
  • Greg Livingston, Bigelow Middle School Music Teacher
  • Jimmy Marini, NHS ’63, Former Superintendent, Principal and Teacher
  • Mary Pohlman NNHS ’76 & Scott Pohlman NNHS ’75, Newton Bluefish Swim Coaches
  • Mary Scott, Vice Principal, NSHS

The benefit gala will also feature the music of Loose Change, a band made up of Newton educators and parents from Mason-Rice, fine food from area restaurants and Master of Ceremonies Jimmy Marini.

Tickets are $50 per person, purchase tickets online or call 617-559-6122.