Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley High playing football at Fenway on Thanksgiving morning

                  The Boston Red Sox have confirmed for the Boston Globe that high school football is coming to Fenway on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and the following day, Thanksgiving. This jibes with our report from a month ago that it looked as though Wellesley High and Needham High would be […]

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Double threat: Students can enroll at Wellesley High, MassBay simultaneously

The Boston Globe reports on the state’s dual-enrollment program, through which high school students can also take classes at community college or state university campuses, often at little or no cost. What’s more, they walk away with high school and college credits. 2015 WHS grad Matt Jablonski, now at the University of Washington, took advantage […]

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Nighttime soccer a hit in Wellesley

A big crowd braved the beautiful weather and rooted on the Wellesley High boys’ soccer team at Babson’s MacDowell Field under the lights on Friday night. Wellesley fell behind Weymouth 1-0 early, and even though momentum shifted to Wellesley later in the game, the team dropped the match by a 2-0 score. But the event […]

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Wellesley High School Key Club: At your service

Via Olivia Boyd, WHS Key Club: With a new year of school comes a new year of community service at Wellesley High School. The Key Club welcomed both new and returning members with a kickoff meeting on Thursday  that gathered roughly 175 students ranging from 14 to 18 years of age. Over the course of […]

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Wellesley High boys soccer team to play its first-ever home night game on Friday

Night football worked out well for the Wellesley High School Raiders this past Friday, so hopefully the WHS boys’ soccer team will have equally good fortunes this coming Friday night. The Raider boys will face Bay State Conference foe Weymouth High School on Friday, September 18 at 7:00 pm under the lights at Babson College’s […]

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Big week for night-time sports in Wellesley

With hot weather expected on Wednesday, some Wellesley High athletes will get a chance to cool off slightly with events taking place late in the afternoon or at night. The girls’ cross country team races at 5:30pm at Elm Bank Reservation vs. Milton and Weymouth, while the boys compete at 6pm under the leadership of new […]

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Wellesley Public School bands, singers surprise teachers

Singers and musicians from Wellesley Public Schools surprised teachers and staff on Monday with a welcome back concert at Katherine L. Babson, Jr., Auditorium at Wellesley High, finishing the show off with a rousing rendition of “Happy,” as seen in the video below (Julie Verret is the band leader shown). Going above and beyond, students […]

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Relive Wellesley High girls’ hockey team’s run to State Championship game

Rebekah Caron, sports producer at Wellesley Media Corp., recently finished a documentary called “Two Points” on the Wellesley High School Raiders Girls’ Ice Hockey Team’s 2nd consecutive run to the MIAA State Championship finals during 2014/2015 season. Relive the highs and lows. Plus, bloopers at the end of the video…

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