Student Support

Food Service
        Ruth Griffin, NPS Food Services Director
        781-455-0400 Ext. 219

        Family Talk: Resources for Parents [and kids, too!]

        Tom Denton, Director of Guidance, pre K-12
        781-455-0800 Ext. 1130

        Newman Guidance (781) 455-0416
        Katy Reid, Heather Murphy, Pamela Rosin
        Newman Guidance

Health Services
        Maryalice Stamer, RN, BSN, Director of School Health Services
        781-455-0800 Ext. 2124

        Newman Health Office (781) 455-0416
        Elaine Tenaglia, R.N. Ext. 379
        Nancy Solari, R.N. Ext. 138
        The school nurse can be reached by telephone, email
        or via a dedicated fax line.  
        They are also generally available in the Health Office
        fifteen minutes before the start of school and thirty minutes after
        Fax:  781-453-5607



Special Education

        Newman School Special Education (781) 455-0416
        Special Education Coordinator, Dr. Aron Blidner Ext. 387
        Emily Distaso, Christine McKenna, Ashley Sullivan

Social Emotional Learning

        Sheila Hamwey, Director of Transportation
        781-455-0400 Ext. 234

Newman Elementary School
1155 Central Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Jessica Peterson, Principal
Trelane Clark, Assistant Principal
Dr. Aron Blidner, Special Ed Coordinator
Carol Patsio, Lead Secretary

tel (781) 455-0416
fax (781) 453-2523

School Hours
Grades 1 thru 5
8:45 am - 3:10 pm

AM Kindergarten
8:45 am - 11:28 am

PM Kindergarten
12:27 pm - 3:10 pm

Early Release

Delayed Openings