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Welcome to Waltham Public Schools! We serve more than 5,600 students from diverse backgrounds with courses and activities designed to prepare them for success in the 21st Century. Our vision is to provide a world-class education to ALL students by developing their heads, hearts, hands, and voices, and to inspire them to become critical thinkers, problem-solvers, designers, builders, innovators and social entrepreneurs who make contributions to our diverse communities, nation, and global world. We strive to be the first choice of all families in the wonderful #OneWaltham community!

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Meet New Dual Language School Principal Rochelle Nwosu
July 3, 2018
Today is Rochelle Nwosu’s first day in the Waltham Public Schools. Nwosu is the new principal for Waltham’s Dual Language School. Read more to learn about Principal Nwosu's background and plans for our Dual Language Program.
Free Meals for Kids and Teens
June 19, 2018
The waltham Boys and Girls Club is providing free meals to children and teens under the age of 18. No registration or I.D. is required. Please read the flyer for dates and locations.
Seeking new members for WHS All Night Party Committee
June 17, 2018
The WHS All Night Party Committee is looking for new members. Planning begins in August, but the committee would like to meet before the end of this school year. Please read flyer for more information.
2018 Summer BookBuzz
June 15, 2018
Waltham Schools librarians have compiled recommendations for readers at all levels to enjoy this summer! Check out the WPS 2018 Summer BookBuzz for reviews and summaries from our resident literary experts, and enjoy some summer reading on the beach or wherever your summer adventures may take you.
Letter to the Community
June 7, 2018
In a Letter to the Waltham Community, Superintendent Echelson outlines the Waltham Public Schools' commitment to developing the academic and social- emotional well being of ALL of our students. Dr. Echelson outlines important tools available to students and families to support discussion related to topics raised in the Netflix series Thirteen Reasons Why.

District Calendar All Events

Jul
20
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 07/20/2018
3:00 pm -to- 5:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Hop in an open and supportive cipher to practice rapping and test your hottest bars.
Jul
27
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 07/27/2018
3:00 pm -to- 5:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Hop in an open and supportive cipher to practice rapping and test your hottest bars.
Aug
3
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 08/3/2018
3:00 pm -to- 5:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Hop in an open and supportive cipher to practice rapping and test your hottest bars.
Aug
10
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 08/10/2018
3:00 pm -to- 5:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Hop in an open and supportive cipher to practice rapping and test your hottest bars.
Aug
17
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 08/17/2018
3:00 pm -to- 5:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Hop in an open and supportive cipher to practice rapping and test your hottest bars.

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RT @WHSFamilies: Waltham educators & Community members embracing Family Engagement. https://t.co/DWfqfL1HiY
Posted on: July,13 2018
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The Whittemore garden is growing, and peas and dill are ready for picking by @WhittemoreBuzz families! https://t.co/0D4WttGDGU
Posted on: July,6 2018
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RT @Mr_Gelinas_WHS: Looking for about WHS 1School1Story read, Scythe? Check out this gem put together by Ms. McHugh and the OSOS Committee.…
Posted on: July,6 2018
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Read about our newest addition to the @WalthamSchools leadership team, Rochelle Nwosu, Dual Language Principal! Sto… https://t.co/EDsALuyW6C
Posted on: July,6 2018
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