Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley’s Hannah Randolph scholarship applications due March 6

Three years ago this month Hannah Randolph, a 9th grader in Wellesley High School, died unexpectedly in a skiing accident.  She is remembered as a teenager who cared deeply about others, reached out to peers that were on the fringes of the social circles, had a quiet, warm sense of humor, and the ability to […]

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Wellesley High girls’ team wins state nordic skiing championship!

Congratulations to the Wellesley High School girls’ cross-country ski team, which yesterday made good use of the record snowfall and won the MIAA Nordic Freestyle State Championship at Notchview Reservation in the Berkshires. Mount Greylock finished second, with 55 points to Wellesley’s 36 (lower score wins). Wellesley sisters Madeline and Hannah Reider finished in the top […]

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Wellesley High student advocates for teen mental health programs

Wellesley High School Junior Megan Shinnick is no stranger to the stage, having sung and acted in numerous shows  over the years. Shinnick drew from that ability for poise in front of a live audience back in November at the TEDx Boston event when she discussed her own struggle with depression as well as the […]

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First Wellesley High school-wide lip dub will put a smile on your face

It took Wellesley High School TV/video teachers Alex Parrella and Julie Spilka 3 months of planning, 1,500 students and about 100 faculty/staff members — and no rehearsals — to produce this Lip Dub video during Advisory block this past week. Enjoy the WHS Raiders spirit! We look forward to seeing the blooper reel next.

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Wellesley High Raiders girls’ basketball team invites you to Think Pink on Thursday

From the WHS Hoop Club: This Thursday (Jan. 29) is THINK PINK Breast Cancer Awareness Night at the girls’ basketball game between Wellesley High and Framingham High at WHS.  Freshman @ 3:45, JV @ 5:15 and Varsity @ 6:30.  Donations and raffle to benefit The Ellie Fund.  Prizes include Beats Headphones, gift certificates from Juniper, […]

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Former Wellesley ABC student blogs for Huffington Post

Wellesley is known as a town that takes its public schools seriously. Residents consistently put their money where their property taxes are by voting in overrides, while dedicated PTO volunteers organize auctions and fairs to cover needs that the budget doesn’t. In addition to educating and fundraising for the town’s kids who live here full-time, […]

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