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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.
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.
Interim Superintendent Announced
May 3, 2019
The Waltham Public Schools School Committee has announced an Interim Superintendent to serve from May 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020.

District Calendar All Events

Jun18
Street Smart
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jun 18, 2019 2:00 PM to Jun 18, 2019 3:45 PM
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Where

Room 161

Summary

Are you Street Smart? 


Learn how to change behaviors while creating media messages.
10 session workshop on sexual safety and wellness, including risk of substance use. Please see Shanesha Christmas for more information.

Earn:
up to $100 in gift cards and raffles
letters of recommendation
certificate of completion
plus snacks at every session

Jun19
WPY Trailblazers Meeting
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jun 19, 2019 2:00 PM to Jun 19, 2019 3:30 PM
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Where

WHS Library: E-Learning Lab

Summary


All High School Students are welcomed to attend.

Vision: The Waltham Partnership for Youth(WPY) Trailblazers is a group of high school students who work together to make Waltham a safe, healthy, just and engaged community where all young people can thrive.

Mission: To support a culture of mental health and wellness, free of substance misuse, for Waltham youth by connecting all sectors of the community, addressing root causes, and promoting advocacy, education, and policy change.

Jun25
Street Smart
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jun 25, 2019 2:00 PM to Jun 25, 2019 3:45 PM
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Where

Room 161

Summary

Are you Street Smart? 


Learn how to change behaviors while creating media messages.
10 session workshop on sexual safety and wellness, including risk of substance use. Please see Shanesha Christmas for more information.

Earn:
up to $100 in gift cards and raffles
letters of recommendation
certificate of completion
plus snacks at every session

Jun26
WPY Trailblazers Meeting
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jun 26, 2019 2:00 PM to Jun 26, 2019 3:30 PM
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Where

WHS Library: E-Learning Lab

Summary


All High School Students are welcomed to attend.

Vision: The Waltham Partnership for Youth(WPY) Trailblazers is a group of high school students who work together to make Waltham a safe, healthy, just and engaged community where all young people can thrive.

Mission: To support a culture of mental health and wellness, free of substance misuse, for Waltham youth by connecting all sectors of the community, addressing root causes, and promoting advocacy, education, and policy change.

Jul2
Street Smart
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 02, 2019 2:00 PM to Jul 02, 2019 3:45 PM
Add to Calendar

Where

Room 161

Summary

Are you Street Smart? 


Learn how to change behaviors while creating media messages.
10 session workshop on sexual safety and wellness, including risk of substance use. Please see Shanesha Christmas for more information.

Earn:
up to $100 in gift cards and raffles
letters of recommendation
certificate of completion
plus snacks at every session

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RT @pmccaffrey1: So thrilled that Tara Dygon, one of WHS's nurses, was honored last night for her work with substance use at WPY's celebrat…
Posted on: June,13 2019
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Posted on: June,6 2019
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RT @mike_barnett_BC: It was wonderful to see @WalthamSchools 300 students finish their interdisciplinary coding/bui…
Posted on: June,6 2019
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RT @JonSaphier: Happy to connect with skillful teacher from the Stanley School in Waltham today. Thanks for joining us for Day 2 of our SE…
Posted on: June,4 2019
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