October 2, 2017
Last week, Ms. Kwedor's class harvested cherry tomatoes, husk cherries, and green beans from the Northeast garden.
Kindergarten Supply Lists by class
August 31, 2017
Welcome Kindergarten students and families! Please click read on to see the Kindergarten Supply Lists by class.
Food and Nutrition Services Updates for 2017-2018 School Year
August 18, 2017
There are Important updates from Waltham Public Schools Food and Nutrition Services for families. Please read for current information regarding Online Free & Reduced Meal Applications.
Waltham Public Schools Private Lessons Program
August 14, 2017
Registration is now open for the Waltham Public Schools Private Music Lessons Program. This is a wonderful opportunity for students in grades 1 through 12 seeking to further develop their musical skills and talent. Please read the registration page for more details about the program and contact information.
School Supply Lists for 2017 - 2018
August 9, 2017
Crazy for Science Week
August 7, 2017
A recent article in PTO Today featured the Crazy for Science Week at Northeast Elementary School. The article highlights the unique weeklong event that took place in February 2017 with dozens of professionals who shared their expertise with elementary school students. The event was a fantastic opportunity whereby students learned to build robots, learned the science behind volcanoes, learned about the importance of oceans, and more.
Happy Retirement Mrs. Drew!
June 21, 2017
Mrs. Drew, who has been the secretary at Northeast Elementary School for the last fifteen years will be retiring at the end of this school year.
Grade 5 Ambassadors visit the Stanley Senior Center
June 19, 2017
On June 19, 2017, some of the Grade 5 Ambassadors went to the Stanley Center to learn more about the Meals on Wheels Program.
Northeast students named Curiosity Award Winners!
May 2, 2017
Congratulations to 8 Northeast students who were named winners of the MIT 2017 Curiosity Challenge. Students who dared to take the Curiosity Challenge were asked to write an essay or poem, draw or take a picture about their curiosity and tell how it prompted them to explore their world.
Waltham School Building Committee Co-Chairs announce Preferred Site for New WHS!
April 5, 2017
The School Building Committee and City officials are deep in their discussions with the community about two locations under consideration for a new Waltham High School: the current high school site and the Stigmatine Fathers and Brothers site. Advantages and disadvantages to both sites are outlined in a recent Op-Ed prepared and submitted by Waltham School Building Committee Co-Chairs Superintendent Drew Echelson and High School Principal Gregory DeMeo. A preferred site recommendation is included.
Northeast School in the News!
March 20, 2017
Mrs. Fitzpatrick's flexible-seating classroom is featured in an article published in the Boston Globe today!
Tomorrow is Patriots Hat Day
February 6, 2017
Tomorrow will be Patriots Hat Day at Northeast! Wear your Patriots hats to school!
STEM week Feb 6-10
January 23, 2017
Northeast Elementary School will host its first-ever Crazy for Science week bringing innovative hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning experiences to all students.
The Great Kindness Challenge
January 20, 2017
Northeast will be participating in The Great Kindness Challenge the week of January 23 - 27.
Northeast Elementary School Winter Concert
December 12, 2016
Northeast Elementary School Winter Concert will be held on Tuesday, December 13. Grades K - 2 9:00 - 9:45 Grades 3-5 10:30 - 11:30
Veterans Day 2016
November 11, 2016
Four fourth grade students from the Northeast Elementary School lead the Pledge of Allegiance at Waltham's Veterans' Day Ceremony.
November 1, 2016
The students in the Challenge Program, led by Judi Fitts, have been learning about growth mindset.
It was a very purple Friday!
October 28, 2016
There was a lot of purple at the Northeast on Friday, October 28th. Students and Teachers wore purple and purchased purple bracelets to show support for Northeast Pre-K student Sophia LaFort and all others affected with Rett Syndrome.
Plimouth Plantation Field Trip
October 27, 2016
As part of their social studies curriculum, the third graders visited Plimouth Plantation to learn what it was like to live in 17th century Plymouth as a Pilgrim and a Wamponoag.
October 26, 2016
The 5th Grade Ambassadors will be collecting gently-used coats now through November 4th.
Tomorrow is Red and White Day!
October 19, 2016
October 20, 2016 will be Red and White Day at the Northeast School! Waltham High students will be visiting our school during recess time. Wear red and white to show your support for the Waltham Hawks and Homecoming weekend.
Back to School Night is September 21, 2016
September 20, 2016
Please join us on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 for Back to School Night. Northeast School parents and guardians are invited to visit the school and meet classroom teachers, support staff and specialists. Back to School Night will be held from 6 - 8pm.
August 30, 2016
Hootie greeted excited students and parents this morning.
August 25, 2016
Back-to-School Northeast Picnic! The Northeast School Picnic will be held on Thursday, August 25th from 4-6pm on the School Playground. We hope you can join us!
School Supply Lists
August 3, 2016
Check supply lists before you go back-to-school shopping!
Learning Doesn't Stop in the Summer!
June 20, 2016
For Northeast students, there are many ways to keep learning this summer. Please visit the Waltham Public School website for more information.
Last Friday was a Gray Day
June 1, 2016
On Friday, May 27, 2016, Northeast supported Brain Tumor Awareness Month by wearing gray and making donations. Thank you to everyone who participated in this fundraiser.
Grade 5 Celebration!
June 1, 2016
Everyone is invited to the Grade 5 Celebration on June14, 2016 at 6:30.
Grade 5 Poetry Slam
May 26, 2016
Students in Mr. Hoyt's fifth grade class shared their poetry with their first grade buddies in a poetry slam.
Kindergarten Visitation on June 1st
May 24, 2016
Students who will be entering kindergarten in the fall of 2016 are invited to an orientation on June 1, 2016 at 10:00am
Northeast is going Gray on May 27th
May 24, 2016
To show our support for Brain Tumor Awareness Month, Northeast will be wearing gray on Friday, May 27th, 2016.
Informative Northeast Elementary Reading Specialist’s Website
May 21, 2016
Mrs. Judy Araujo, one of the Reading Specialists at Northeast Elementary School, has a reading website that parents may find helpful, especially over the summer months. Please visit it at: http://www.mrsjudyaraujo.com.
Northeast Field Day! Sign up!
May 18, 2016
Here is the information to sign to volunteer for Field Day Friday June 17, 2016!
Northeast Mathletes display tremendous perseverance at the Middlesex Math Madness Tournament
May 16, 2016
Northeast sent two teams to the Middlesex Math Madness Tournament held at the Memorial School in Burlington.
Come create Northeast's Mosaic
May 16, 2016
Northeast has Waltham artist Joshua Winer as an artist-in-residence this spring. Mr. Winer will help all students create a large art mosaic located on the front of the cafeteria.
Northeast students visit Bentley University
April 13, 2016
Northeast students traveled to Bentley University on the Waltham's Tick Tock Trolley to visit their Bentley Buddies.