Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley Wind Ensemble, Honors Chamber Orchestra headed to Symphony Hall

              The MICCA gold medal winning Wellesley High School Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Steve Scott, and Honors Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Katherine Greene, will be performing in “Stars at Symphony” on Saturday April 11 at Symphony Hall in Boston. The orchestra is slated to play […]

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Wellesley singers fared way better than Celtics Friday night

The Wellesley High School Ladies First a cappella singing group performed the National Anthem before the Celtics-Bucks game at the Garden on Friday night. The teens sounded swell, but the Celts fell. #Wellesley HS Ladies First ready to rock the TD Garden with the national anthem. Go @celtics! @wellesleysports pic.twitter.com/5I4FsEwIyv — POPS (@WellesleyPOPS) April 3, […]

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Sustainability video winner debuts at Wellesley STEM Expo

Wellesley High School sophomores Luisa Coakley and Lily Fenton took home first prize (GoPro cameras) for their Sustainability Challenge video, which made its public debut Saturday at the Wellesley STEM Expo. Contest entrants were challenged to come up with a video to help explain sustainability to a 5th grade audience. Coakley and Fenton are involved in the […]

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Wellesley STEM Expo celebrates science

The Wellesley STEM Expo packed them in on a snowy Saturday, giving families something fun to do. Among the things we learned: It’s easier for kids than adults to get the hang of a segway; sheep brains look a lot like human brains; Chinese people used to build things using a technique that hasn’t worked […]

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Congratulations to Wellesley’s 2015 Scholastic Art Awards winners

Congratulations to Wellesley High School student Ari Cohen and Wellesley Middle School students Kaleigh Donnelly and Carly Jones for winning Silver Medals at the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Ari and Carly received their medals in the Metals and Jewelry category, and Kaleigh received her medal in photography. Only 360 students received a gold or […]

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Wellesley High School #8 on the say-so of Niche Rankings

The 2015 Niche rankings are in, and the status-conscious website says that Wellesley High School is #8 among Massachusetts public high schools. Nearby Dover-Sherborn Regional High came in at #1, and Weston High School was just above Wellesley at #7. The rating site relies heavily on survey results from 280,000 students and parents who weigh […]

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