Newton High School

Cum Laude

Academic Honors


Beginning with the 2014-15 school year, NHS students will be recognized and earn academic honors based on completion of rigorous and challenging courses designed to prepare them for university level studies. This system is known as the NHS Cum Laude system. Requirements are linked below. Students may petition the administration for inclusion of challenging courses not designated as Honors or AP.


Guidelines to NHS Cum Laude system