Category Archives: Wellesley High School

It’s “All Aboard” for the Wellesley Junior Class Auction

Come sail away with the WHS Class of 2016 as it holds its Junior Class Auction on Saturday, March 21, at 7pm in the WHS Cafeteria. The Auction Book is just in, so look below for a sneak preview of the great offerings – there’s something for everyone! Remember, you don’t have to be the parent of a junior to take advantage of […]

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Caps & gowns: Here’s one touchy commencement topic Wellesley High avoids

Some high schools around the state have been debating how to handle the color of caps and gowns to be worn by the Class of 2014 in light of newish State legislation, recommendations by the Massachusetts education department as well as the concerns of some students regarding gender identity. Medway High traditionally has had males and females wear […]

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Rogue tarantula contained at Wellesley High

The Wellesley High School Bradford news site reports on a scare at the school this month caused by a runaway tarantula that snuck into math class by hitching a ride in its owner’s coat. After the spider creeped out at least some of the owner’s classmates, the teacher and student combined to re-capture the beast. […]

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Video proves that time flies in Wellesley

Wellesley High School junior Thomas D’Anieri has shared with us a swell time-lapse video of Wellesley that clearly was in the works before this winter began. The video, posted to YouTube this week, is simply titled “Wellesley” and represents D’Anieri’s “attempt at capturing the beauty Wellesley has to offer.”

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Wellesley High state champ nordic skiers get State House treatment

The Wellesley High School girls’ nordic skiing team, which won the state championship last month, gets some recognition at the State House. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito tweeted out this photo Wednesday. Congratulations to Wellesley High School's Nordic Ski Team who recently won the @MIAA033 Nordic Ski Championship — Karyn Polito (@MassLtGov) March 18, 2015

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NCAA hoop tourney turns spotlight on Wellesley’s Dietrick

Princeton Tigers starting point guard Blake Dietrick is getting lots of media love this week as the Wellesley native leads her 8th-seeded and undefeated (30-0) team into the NCAA tournament starting Saturday at 11am vs. Wisconsin-Green Bay. ESPN and MetroWest Daily News profile her. RELATED: Wellesley High grads Calderone, Dietrick keep shining in sports

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