School Committee Implements Substance Use Screening for Seventh and Ninth Grade Students Town Hall – At the April 2 School Committee meeting, school officials announced a new state mandated program will be implemented to screen seventh and ninth grade students in Watertown for substance use. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer April […]
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School Officials Further Detail How School Start Time Changes Will Affect Bus Schedules Phillips School Building – On Mar. 21, the school department’s Budget and Finance Subcommittee convened to continue discussions related to the changes in the school start times that will begin in the next school year. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley […]
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Extended Day, Extracurricular and Athletics Fees Being Raised Town Hall – At the Mar. 19 School Committee meeting, members discussed and voted on raising the fees of extracurricular activities, extended day programs and school athletics. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer March 22, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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School Subcommittees Discuss how Bus Transportation will be Affected by Later School Start Times Phillips School Building – On Monday, March 12, two school department subcommittees held a joint meeting to discuss how transportation and other aspects of the school day will be impacted by later start times that begin later this year. The Budget […]
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School Committee Passes Gun Control Resolution, Student Walkout Planned Town Hall – At the Watertown School Committee’s first meeting since the tragic attack at Stoneman Douglas High School last month, school officials passed a resolution calling for better gun control and student mental health awareness. The resolution will be sent to Watertown’s elected officials. Check […]
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School Committee Gives Projections for Future Student Enrollment Town Hall – At the Feb. 5 School Committee meeting, members discussed projected student enrollment numbers. Additionally, the Teaching and Learning Showcase was also a prime topic on the agenda. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer February 8, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly News […]
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School Committee Members Debate Building a New High School at Current Lowell School Site Town Hall – At a special School Committee on Jan. 29, members had a discussion about possibly constructing a new high school where Lowell Elementary currently sits. Check Out the Video! Produced by Kenny Elas, Videographer February 1, 2018 Back to […]
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School Committee Provides Update on Future of School Buildings, Asbestos in High School Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Videographer January 11, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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New Watertown Town Officials Sworn into Office at Inauguration Ceremony Mosesian Center for the Arts – Watertown’s newly elected members of the Town Council, School Committee and Library Board of Trustees were officially sworn into office at a ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 2. Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Videographer Kenny Elas, Videographer […]
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Architecture Firm Presents Possible Renderings of Renovated Elementary Schools to School Committee Town Hall – At the Dec. 18 School Committee meeting, the architecture firm hired to re-design the Hosmer, Cunniff and Lowell Schools presented the first renderings of what each elementary school could look like. Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Videographer […]
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