Category Archives: Wellesley High School

UPDATE: Jazz vocalists Vocalogy to perform free show at Wellesley High on Thursday, Feb. 11

 UPDATE 2/10/16: Wellesley High’s Kevin McDonald informs us that this concert has been rescheduled to Thursday Feb. 11 at 7:30pm at Wellesley High (the snowstorm messed things up on Monday). First 20 people at the door receive a free Vocalogy CD. The event is free and open to the public, though it’s recommended that you reserve a […]

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Wellesley stress levels high, mental health a concern, according to Adolescent Health Survey

Results from the 2014 MetroWest Adolescent Health Survey (MWAHS), administered to over 2,000 middle school and high school students in Wellesley, as well as students in other local communities (we’ve attached PDFs of the Wellesley results further down in this post). This most current MWAHS marks a decade of data collection in Wellesley and the region, […]

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Wellesley High hoop doubleheader a split decision

The Wellesley High School basketball doubleheader on Friday night started off good with the girls gliding to a 49-39 win over Walpole High, and running their record to 13-1. Leo Sperling and Dorian Cohen led the way with double figures in scoring and rebounds. But the Rebels’ boys team crushed Wellesley by a 55-33 score, with […]

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Wellesley Evolutions students to show their stuff

Evolutions is an interdisciplinary and collaborative program at Wellesley High that has teachers and students making connections across courses in Art, English, Math, Science and Social Studies. Such programs have been underway at nearby schools in communities such as Brookline and Needham, and the Wellesley program — which attracted over 80 juniors and seniors for […]

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Sold Out: People sure do love their US Navy Band music in Wellesley

The March 7 US Navy Concert Band event being held at Wellesley High School has already sold out according to the event website (well, technically, the tickets are free, but you know what we mean). You can still get your name on a waiting list, though, and here’s where to do that. You could also consider […]

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Wellesley High basketball teams invite you to Think Pink Friday night

If you’re looking for some Friday night action, the Wellesley High School girls & boys basketball teams play a doubleheader, at 5:30pm and 7PM, vs. Walpole High, and all proceeds from the evening will be donated to the Ellie Fund, a local non-profit that supports breast cancer patients and their families. Wellesley Youth Basketball players wearing […]

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Wellesley High School student is our 3,000th Facebook follower

Cassidy Bartolomei, Wellesley High School student and a passenger in my car today, became The Swellesley Report’s 3,000th Facebook follower. It was so satisfying to actually know the person responsible for helping us hit that milestone. Watching the number flip from 2,999 to 3,000 as she was sitting right there was hugely fun. Thanks, Cassidy, […]

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Wellesley High girls’ basketball team to play at Boston Garden

Wellesley High School’s thus far unbeaten girls’ basketball team will be heading to the Boston Garden on Sunday to take on the Needham Rockets. The team has committed to selling 300 tickets at $15 per ticket (Tickets are $19.50 at the door on the morning of the game or $21.50 online at  If you […]

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