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Thursday, August 28, 2014 

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Freshman Orientation

 

Things to know for students             back to top


WHS Boys Tennis Team
raises $4,816 for the March of Dimes
Visit Spring Sports
For the third year, the Varsity Boys Tennis team completed its "Do It for the Babies" pledge drive for the March of Dimes.  The March of Dimes was founded by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to combat polio. Having essentially eradicated the disease, the organization turned to themission of improving the health of babies by seeking to prevent birth defects, prematurity and infant mortality.
3rd Class Parent Advisor Selected
Trish  Howard will join Mary Jean Keany and Ann McInerney as the 3rd Parent Advisor planning all class activities.  They look forward to your support and we are grateful for their dedication to the class!   
Visit the Library website
Plan your summer reading
Look at our bulletin board,
browse the displays in the library, 
or talk with Mrs. Hanson for reading suggestions.  
You may borrow books from the HS library over the summer!
Additional resources for summer reading:
*  Download two free audiobooks a week from Audiosync:  a classic, and a companion contemporary YA title.  
*  Join the annual Teen Summer Reading program at the Weston Public Library
Visit Spring Sports
Boys' Tennis State Champions
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
The Boys Tennis team (North Sectional Champions) beat Cohasset (South Sectional Champions) 5-0 on Monday, June 9, 2014, to advance to the Massachusetts State Championship. 
On Wednesday, June 11, the team prevailed in a 5-0 sweep over Whitinsville at Northboro HS.  All three singles and the two doubles matches won their contests.   Congratulations team!

2014 Summer Reading

Visit the Library websiteStudents taking Advanced Placement or Honors courses next year should check the

Library Summer Assignments page

to see requirements.

June 2014 Issue

online

Special Graduation Issue

Congratulations to the

Undergraduate Awardees

Undergraduate Awards

See the Photo Gallery for pictures

Visit Guidance
 
Looking for summer work?

Check out the Work Opportunities page under Guidance.

 

 

  

Top stories for parents

Host a Chinese student this fall September 10-October 5, 2014.  WHS has invited 9 students from Luoyang, China, to 
Visit the Luoyang, China, page to learn more.
visit this fall.  This is a great chance to participate in a rich cultural exchange right in your own home. Nine families are needed to host these guests.  Priority will be given to WHS students studying Chinese language. For more information, please email Cortland Mathers  or call 781.786.5915.  
Students analyze WHS drop in Boston Magazine Ranking  At the June 16, 2014 School Committee meeting, WHS juniors from the AP Statistic classes taught by John Monz and Bailey Fiddler presented their findings related to the Fall 2013 high school rankings. They investigated why WHS dropped from number one to number eleven in Boston Magazine and why the school was not ranked in U.S. News & World Reports. Both their research and their presentations were well extremely well done as they uncovered the ever changing world of big data. Please read their report.   Posted 6/18/14
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WHS ranked #1 in state  GoLocal/Worcester has named WHS the top school for the second time.  Posted 6/17/14
Trish Howard Class Parent Advisor Trish will join Mary Jean Keany and Ann McInerney as the 3rd Parent Advisor planning all class activities.  They look forward to your support and we are grateful for their dedication to the class!     Posted 6/15/14
Order a Student Planner for next year  Pay $5 now and guarantee delivery on the first day of school.  Includes:  • Bell schedule • School Calendar with Important Dates • Weekly Homework Calendar •  Important School Information • Student Activities • and more... Download form
Medication Administration Requirements for 
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2014-2015  If your child takes medication at school, please download the necessary forms for the physician and parents/guardians to complete for the 2014-15 school year.  
A reminder:  Please pick up your child’s medication in the nurse’s office before the last day of school. Any medication left beyond the last day of school will be disposed of.

 

Upcoming Events for Parents                   back to top

Wed, 10/1 HS Back to School Night  7pm

 

Recent News click below to view item         back to top

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5/13

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Thank you, WEEFC donors

First step in community repair

Town Meeting approves 2014-15 budget

New Asst Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction

GBSOCAN poster project

  

Multi-Media                                  back to top

Meet Mary Liu,

WHS Science Teacher and

Recipient of the Goldin Foundation Award

Check out this video about science teacher Mary Liu

See a video about Mary Liu

 

 

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Important Publications

 
Student Parent Handbook Athletic Handbook Student Activities Handbook 2012 Annual Report
Student Performance and Participation Report 2013-15 School Improvement Plan 2014-15 Program of Studies 

 

 

 Looking Ahead for Students              back to top

Tues, 9/2 See the full scheduleFirst Day of School
Thurs, 9/25 No School- Day of Low Attendance (Rosh Hashana)

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