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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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Superintendent Announces Next Phase for Waltham High School Project
In a letter to the Community Superintendent Echelson has announced the MSBA Board of Directors unanimously voted WHS into Schematic Design. Please continue reading for Dr. Echelson's letter in its entirety.
Free and Reduced Meals Application Now Available
July 31, 2019
Waltham Public Schools is pleased to announce the availability of applying online for free and reduced-price meals. All families are encouraged to apply online this school year. The process is safe, secure, and available anytime and anywhere.
Invitation to Join the Waltham Superintendent Search Committee
June 10, 2019
The Waltham School Committee invites interested persons to submit their names for consideration as members of the Superintendent Search Committee. The Search Committee will hold an initial orientation meeting on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 6:30pm at Waltham High School.
Adult Learning Center
May 23, 2019
The Adult Learning Center of Waltham will begin registration for Adult Education Classes on Wednesday, August 28th for the fall semester. Students must schedule a registration and placement testing session.
Superintendent Search
May 23, 2019
The Waltham School Committee invites parents, students, faculty members and community residents to join in the search for a Superintendent of Schools. With the assistance of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees (MASC), a series of community meetings have been scheduled. Participants will be able to offer feedback, recommendations, and ideas to help the School Committee select a new Superintendent.
Community Conversation on Waltham High School Equity Priorities
May 6, 2019
On behalf of Waltham Public Schools, The Waltham Boys and Girls Club invites all families, students, faculty, staff and community members of Waltham High School to join us for a community conversation on equity, student-centered learning and excellence. We want to hear from all of our stakeholders to shape the future of WHS and fulfill our mission to provide an excellent and equitable education to ALL students.

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Aug26
Convocation/No School
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WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

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Aug 26, 2019 12:00 AM to Aug 26, 2019 12:00 AM
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Aug27 - 28
Grades 1-12 - Students Return
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WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

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Aug 27, 2019 12:00 AM to Aug 28, 2019 12:00 AM
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Aug30
No School
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WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

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Aug 30, 2019 12:00 AM to Aug 30, 2019 12:00 AM
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Sep2 - 3
LABOR DAY/NO SCHOOL
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WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

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Sep 02, 2019 12:00 AM to Sep 03, 2019 12:00 AM
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Sep3
Kindergarten & Preschool Start
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WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

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Sep 03, 2019 12:00 AM to Sep 03, 2019 12:00 AM
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