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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

Jul23
Graffiti Camp (Day 1)
Category

Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 23, 2019 11:00 AM to Jul 23, 2019 3:00 PM
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Where

Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Summary

Sign up for our first Teen Room mini-camp! Take a tour of Boston street art, learn to write letterforms, and create a community art project with one of the region's most sought-after street artists!

Grades 6-12 only. Space is limited. Email lkirkland@minlib.net to register.

Jul23
Grade 7 Summer Reading Lunch
Category

Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 23, 2019 1:00 PM to Jul 23, 2019 2:00 PM
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Where

Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Summary

Stop by the Teen Room every week to knock out summer reading. Luke reads. You eat!

GRADE 6: MONDAYS @ 1
A Dog's Life by Ann M. Martin

GRADE 7: TUESDAYS @ 1 
New Kid by Jerry Craft

GRADE 8: WEDNESDAYS @ 1 
The Big Dark by Rodman Philbrick

GRADES 9-12: THURSDAYS @ 1
Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

Jul24
Graffiti Camp (Day 2)
Category

Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 24, 2019 11:00 AM to Jul 24, 2019 3:00 PM
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Where

Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Summary

Sign up for our first Teen Room mini-camp! Take a tour of Boston street art, learn to write letterforms, and create a community art project with one of the region's most sought-after street artists!

Grades 6-12 only. Space is limited. Email lkirkland@minlib.net to register.

Jul24
Grade 8 Summer Reading Lunches
Category

Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 24, 2019 1:00 PM to Jul 24, 2019 2:00 PM
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Where

Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Summary

Stop by the Teen Room every week to knock out summer reading. Luke reads. You eat!

GRADE 6: MONDAYS @ 1
A Dog's Life by Ann M. Martin

GRADE 7: TUESDAYS @ 1 
New Kid by Jerry Craft

GRADE 8: WEDNESDAYS @ 1 
The Big Dark by Rodman Philbrick

GRADES 9-12: THURSDAYS @ 1
Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

Jul25
Graffiti Camp (Day 3)
Category

Waltham Partnership for Youth Teen Program Calendar - Rediker

When

Jul 25, 2019 11:00 AM to Jul 25, 2019 3:00 PM
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Where

Waltham Public Library Teen Room, 735 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451, USA

Summary

Sign up for our first Teen Room mini-camp! Take a tour of Boston street art, learn to write letterforms, and create a community art project with one of the region's most sought-after street artists! Grades 6-12 only. Space is limited. Email lkirkland@minlib.net to register.

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Hey @WalthamSchools leaders, are you enjoying your summer readings by @ready4rigor and @micapollock?! We can't wait… https://t.co/LPKdHcSMRA
Posted on: July,20 2019
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RT @Teachers_Lead: Excited to dig deep into @Ready4rigor framework with @WalthamSchools next month! This excellent book…
Posted on: July,20 2019
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RT @WHSGendron: I'm excited to meet the WHS Parent Community at two summer introduction dates, on Tuesday July 16 (7-10am) and Thursday Aug…
Posted on: July,13 2019
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Please take our survey to tell us what we should look for in our search for the new @WalthamSchools Superintendent!… https://t.co/xgm56Fzkh3
Posted on: July,10 2019
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