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Longboard Project

Last year’s Major 3 left us off with a 3D-printed long board design. A prototype was built and we discovered that the plastic filament alone would not be strong enough […]


8th Grade Night 2018

It’s that time of year again! What time is it, you ask? Well, every year on the first Thursday of March, Newton North High School opens up its doors for […]


Mission Statement Project: Inspiration Boards

Majors 2 and 3 have finished up Phase 1 of the Mission Statement Project. This phase includes the market research, design research, and project research portion of the project. The […]

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Newton Public Schools Branding Project

Last year, Major 2 helped rebrand the Newton Public Schools. Before, the school system only used the city seal to represent itself, and the branding was kind of muddled. To […]


Majors 2 and 3 Update

This school year, Majors 2 and 3 are taking on a large project that was brought to us by Principal Turner last year. To briefly summarize, our end goal is […]

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AMP It Up! Challenge

Last year’s Major 2 (currently Major 3 of 2017-18) submitted videos to the Amp It Up! Challenge, a competition to create the best video about a product made in Massachusetts, […]


Major 1 Update

Major 1 has been working on a project that compiles all different aspects of the design principles, the psychology of color, and typography. They were put into groups of two […]


2017-18: Back at it Again!

Majors 2 and 3 are tackling the same project, and will be spending the majority of the school year on it. To kickstart preparation for the project, we watched and […]

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New Sign, New Year

It’s a new school year, and the design majors are getting back at it again! With a long year ahead of us, we’re excited for the new projects this year. […]


Felege Gebru, Class of 2013

Why did you take Design and Visual Communications at Newton North High School? I remember spending nearly all of Eighth-Grade Night down in the Design room playing around with Photoshop […]