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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!

Waltham High School is searching for a New Principal! See the video and news story below for more information about the posting and our search.

Waltham High is looking for a new Principal!

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McDevitt Middle School Musical
November 29, 2018
McDevitt Middle School presents "On this Island"! Directed by Drama Teacher Carolyn Jepsen, the fall musical tells the story of a young girl on a tropical island who uses the power of love to bring together people from different backgrounds. Students from McDevitt Middle School along with students from Stanley, Fitzgerald, and Whittemore Elementary Schools were invited to attend this wonderful cultural event. Find out more about the show and how to purchase tickets to McDevitt's community performances.
Learn More About our Search for the Next Waltham High School Principal
September 28, 2018
The search for a new Waltham High School principal is an important one for the Waltham Community. Read on to apply and to learn more about our search for leader who can partner with a community to build off strength and push improvement.
Community Conversation on Waltham High School Equity Priorities
September 13, 2018
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 in a community dialogue on the Priorities Survey Results and a panel discussion on race, equity, and diversity. 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.
Waltham NightHawk Adult Ed
August 30, 2018
The Waltham NightHawk Adult Education Program begins on Monday, September 24, 2018. This is a wonderful learning opportunity for Waltham families. Please read for more detailed information about this important program.
Minuteman Adult Education Opportunities
August 30, 2018
Minuteman Technical Institute is excited to feature new programs for adult learners. These programs are geared towards adults changing careers and recent high school graduates looking to fill a gap year. They boast flexible hours, diverse course offerings, and, allow students the opportunity to maintain a full time job if desired. Please read for more information about programming and upcoming Open House dates.

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Jan16
WIDA ACCESS Testing
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Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jan 16, 2019 12:00 AM to Jan 16, 2019 12:00 AM
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Jan16
WPY Trailblazers Meeting
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Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jan 16, 2019 2:00 PM to Jan 16, 2019 3:30 PM
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Where

WHS Library: E-Learning Lab

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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.

Jan16
Plympton 5th Grade STEM Club
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Plympton School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jan 16, 2019 3:00 PM to Jan 16, 2019 4:15 PM
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Jan17
WIDA ACCESS Testing
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Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jan 17, 2019 12:00 AM to Jan 17, 2019 12:00 AM
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Jan17
Plympton Math Morning
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Plympton School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

Jan 17, 2019 8:30 AM to Jan 17, 2019 9:30 AM
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