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Welcome to Waltham Public Schools! We serve more than 5,500 students from diverse backgrounds with courses and activities designed to prepare them for success in the 21st Century. Our school system offers public education to our children while simultaneously enriching the quality of life in the community and offering a broad range of academic, artistic, and athletic options and opportunities for students. We strive to be the first choice of all families in the wonderful #OneWaltham community!

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Welcome Adrienne Norris and Tyler Steffey!
July 7, 2016
Adrienne Norris will serve as the new Assistant Principal of Kennedy Middle School and Tyler Steffey will serve in the same role at McDevitt. WPS is excited to welcome Adrienne and Tyler to Waltham and eager to have them join our team.
Welcome Steve LaForest: Interim Director of Physical Education and Athletics
June 30, 2016
Dr. Echelson is pleased to announce that starting on July 1, 2016, Steve LaForest will be appointed as Interim Director of Physical Education and Athletics. Read on to learn more about Steve.
Learning Doesn't Stop in the Summer!
June 17, 2016
From summer reading to summer programs, we have a few ideas to spark summer learning: read on to learn more!
Elementary Boundary Change Information
June 15, 2016
Read on for information about Elementary School Boundary Changes and to view maps and street lists.
Educational Plan for the New or Renovated Waltham High School
June 15, 2016
The Waltham Public Schools is excited to release the first draft of the educational plan for a new or renovated high school.
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Football Tryouts
Category Athletics
Dates & Times 08/19/2016
All Day
Football Cheerleading Begins
Category Athletics
Dates & Times 08/22/2016
All Day
Fall Sport Tryouts begin - All other sports
Category Athletics
Dates & Times 08/25/2016
All Day
Grade 9 Parent Information Night
Category Waltham High School
Dates & Times 09/8/2016
7:00 pm -to- 7:00 pm
One School, One Story Day
Category Waltham High School
Dates & Times 09/16/2016
All Day
Senior Parent Night
Category Waltham High School
Dates & Times 09/20/2016
7:00 pm -to- 7:00 pm

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RT @wvwhelan: Our story on @WalthamSchools very own School of Rock:
Posted on: July,23 2016
RT @mike_barnett_BC: Great to see the @WHSHawk students from @WalthamSchools present their robots today
Posted on: July,21 2016
MS/HS students, head to the @walthamlibrary for group reads and discussions about the summer reading books!
Posted on: July,17 2016
RT @DrewEchelson: Excited to welcome 2 new leaders to @WalthamSchools & 2 congratulate AP Lamoly on perm appoint. Letter:
Posted on: July,7 2016
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