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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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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.
Senior Awards Night 2018
June 2, 2018
On Thursday, May 31st, over 500 scholarships were awarded to graduating Waltham High School seniors at our annual Senior Awards Night. These scholarships are made possible thanks to the generous donations of hundreds of Waltham businesses and organizations. Because of our community's generous support, many Waltham students are able to attend the colleges and universities of their choice.

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Jun
26
XXL Lawn Games
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 06/26/2018
6:00 pm -to- 8:00 pm
Location Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
Summary Join us on the lawn for XXL-sized lawn games: Giant Twister, Giant Jenga, Giant bowling, and Giant Uno!
Jun
29
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 06/29/2018
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
4
WYACC Meeting
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 07/4/2018
2:00 pm -to- 3:30 pm
Location Waltham High School Teachers Cafe
Summary The Waltham Youth and Community Coalition meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Teachers Cafe at Waltham High School. WYACC is a community coalition working together to make Waltham a safe, healthy, just and engaged community where all young people can thrive. Our mission is 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. Meetings are free and open to the public. All are encouraged to attend!
Jul
6
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 07/6/2018
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
13
Freestyle Fridays
Category Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar
Dates & Times 07/13/2018
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
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.

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Have a wonderful last day of school and a safe, fun, and relaxing summer, Waltham students and families!
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RT @WalthamHigh9: Congrats to senior Ryan Williams who participated in the @MassBCA Senior All Star game today! @Scott_Souza @WH
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RT @tweet_anji: Come see @WalthRiverFest Sat, June 16 -11am-4pm - https://t.co/lMDqYwQ9tj Enjoy robotics challenge, raffl…
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