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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.
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.
Eco-Charrette at Waltham High School
March 26, 2019
Join the Waltham School Building Committee and the Design Team for an Eco-Charrette on Monday, April 22, 2019 in the Cafeteria at Waltham High School from 2:00-4:00 pm. The Eco-Charrette is an intensive workshop where project stakeholders, community members, and experts meet to brainstorm design goals and objectives.

District Calendar All Events

May27
No School, Memorial Day Observance
Category

FitzGerald School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

May 27, 2019 12:00 AM to May 27, 2019 12:00 AM
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May27
No School - Memorial Day
Category

Plympton School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

May 27, 2019 12:00 AM to May 27, 2019 12:00 AM
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May27
MEMORIAL DAY/NO SCHOOL
Category

WPS -- Vacations & Holidays - Rediker

When

May 27, 2019 12:00 AM to May 27, 2019 12:00 AM
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May28
Senior Prom
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

May 28, 2019 12:00 AM to May 28, 2019 12:00 AM
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May28
Street Smart
Category

Waltham High School Community Calendar - Rediker

When

May 28, 2019 2:00 PM to May 28, 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

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RT @MacALibrary: Proud winners of this year’s @thermofisher engineering design challenge! (Two team members were away at another school eve…
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RT @CityofWaltham: The 1st of @WalthamSchools Community Conversations to discuss equity recommendations/priorities is TONIGHT 6-8pm! We wan…
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RT @CityofWaltham: WPS set up 3 Community Conversations this mo to discuss equity recommendations/priorities at @WalthamSchools! We want to…
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