Welcome to the College & Career Center

Your space to start planning your future

Ms Sabet, College & Career Counselor  - sabetk@newton.k12.ma.us

Appointments - sabetk.youcanbook.me

Coming Soon...

SCOIR Instructional Video Library

a simple way to learn how to use SCOIR's many features

Let's Meet !

All students are encouraged to stop by the College & Career Center adjacent to the cafeteria/Student Center to discuss your future plans with Ms Sabet, our College & Career Counselor. 



Class of 2024

Senior Seminars for students interested in applying to colleges with "early"( October-December) deadlines will take place September 20-29th during WINs. 



Senior Post-Secondary Planning Webinar 

Recording - check out the webinar!


SRAR- Self-Reported Academic Record

Some colleges/universities will require an extra step after submitting your application. Check out the tutorials here.


Want the inside scoop on colleges you are researching?

Newton South Alumni College Ambassadors!! More than 300 Newton South alums have volunteered to be the voice of their colleges for you. Email or stop by and see Ms. Sabet in the College Career Center for details


College Interviews???  Here's a great resource with lots of sample questions


College Testing

SAT/ACT Registration Information

Email Ms Sabet if you qualify to receive an SAT or ACT fee waiver code.


College Affordability

MEFA - comprehensive resource for planning all aspects of funding a college education. 

A Spanish version is available HERE


Learn what the true cost of college may be  using the Expected Family Contribution Calculator through College Board

Senior College Rep Visits

Check your SCOIR homepage for dates/times and to register

Here are the colleges visiting South the week of Sept 25th!

A Teacher permission form to attend college visits is required if you will miss a class. If a visit is during WIN, a free block or a canceled class, a permission form is not required.


Newton North College Nights

Wed October 4th and Thursday October 5th 




All 10-12th graders have been invited to register with SCOIR, Newton South's College and Career Readiness platform. Please look for an email and register today. Please ask your School Counselor or Ms Sabet for assistance if you need help!


 Are you interested in attending a U.S. Service Academy?

The Service Academy Nomination application for Congressman Jake Auchincloss’ office is open until October 20th, 2023. This information is for current Seniors who are interested in attending a United States Service Academy. This information is only applicable for students who reside in the Massachusetts 4th Congressional district.


Students hoping to attend a United States Service Academy (US Military Academy at West Point; US Naval Academy; US Air Force Academy; US Merchant Marine Academy) are required to obtain a nomination from their Member of Congress or other sources if they wish to receive an appointment to the Academy. Typically, Congressman Auchincloss may nominate up to ten individuals per Academy each year. Please note that the United States Coast Guard Academy does not require a nomination.


Please see the below list of documents students must submit to the Newton District Office to be considered for a nomination to one of the US Service Academies. The deadline to submit these documents is October 20th, 2023. No late submissions will be accepted.

Students may visit this website to learn more about the nomination process. You may reach Jenna Massoud via email at Jenna.Massoud@mail.house.gov or by phone at (617) 332-3333 with any questions about the application process that are not addressed on the website.

College Representatives 

To book a fall visit, please check SCOIR

Contact Kathy Sabet, College Counselor with questions, sabetk@newton.k12.ma.us


The 23-24 Profile will be uploaded here in early October.

Congratulations Class of 2023!!

See where in the world our graduating students are attending college