Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley science fair a smashing success

Beakers, bubbles, Segweys, 3D printers and R2-D2 were among the big draws for science enthusiasts at the inaugural Wellesley Science & Technology Expo on Saturday at Wellesley High. (I took this video very early in the day…the floor quickly became more crowded than shown here.)    

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“Boyz to Men” choral concert set for Wellesley High on Sunday

Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus hosts its fourth annual multigenerational festival of male voices, “Boyz to Men,” at Wellesley High School on Sunday, April 6 from 3:30-630pm. The 60-member chorus invites young male singers from the Harvard Glee Club, the Roxbury Latin Latonics, and the Wellesley High School Male Chorus to stand shoulder to shoulder and […]

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Wellesley High cracking down on Yik Yak

Yik Yak, the anonymous location-sensitive texting system that we noted in mid-March was being used heavily at Wellesley High School, has clearly now gotten the attention of administrators. Principal Andrew Keough is appealing to parents to discuss “the risks of participating in such a blog” and emphasize that anonymity is rarely very anonymous on the […]

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Wellesley High student pottery/jewelry showcase in April

                              The Clever Hand Gallery will showcase pottery and jewelry by students from two Wellesley High School advanced art classes from April 7 – 26,  with a reception for the students on Wednesday April 8th from 3:00 until 4:30 pm. All are […]

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Wellesley Science & Technology Expo: Workshops filling up fast

The Wellesley Science & Technology Expo scheduled for Saturday, April 5 at Wellesley High School  is starting to see many of its workshops fill up (including the planetarium), so would-be attendees should register for passes soon to ensure you get to check out some of the things you might be interested in. There will be […]

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Wellesley High Principal Keough: Outta here

Updated 3/27: Wellesley High School Principal Andrew Keough, who has been hot to leave in recent years to take on a superintendent’s role, has finally gotten his wish: Easton’s school system has named him as its choice for superintendent and he tells the Easton Journal he’s in negotiations for that job. Keough was also the […]

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A’s send Wellesley High alum Freiman to minors to start baseball season

  Nate Freiman, the Wellesley High baseball star who last year cracked the Oakland A’s line-up, is starting this season in the minor leagues after having a quiet spring training. He was among the final cuts for the A’s. The right-handed hitting first baseball had a solid rookie season, though mainly batted only vs. lefty […]

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