Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley Field Fund: This is our turf!

The Wellesley Field Fund, a private fundraising effort focused on the renovation of the sports field and surrounding track near Wellesley High School, is getting ready to make its pitch. The Fund will combine with financial commitments from the Town of Wellesley and the Community Preservation Committee  to support the widening of the Wellesley High School field, installation […]

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Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” at Wellesley High this week

Bookending Wellesley High’s graduation ceremony on Friday, the school’s Drama Society closes its season with William Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors,”  on Thursday, June 4 and Saturday, June 6. One of Shakespeare’s earliest works, this play is known for its slapstick humor and witty dialogue but also has a deeper message, presenting themes of alienation and the search for […]

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Wellesley High Sailing team just can’t stay out of the water

The Wellesley High School sailing team washed up a steady stream of cars on Saturday at Hardy School to support a good cause: their team.

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Wellesley High senior to perform at Symphony Hall on June 2

Congratulations to Wellesley High School Senior Katie Scholl, a talented young flutist who is grand prize winner of the Young Artists Competition. Among her rewards is getting perform at the Boston Pops show on June 2 at Symphony Hall at 8pm. Scholl trains at Boston Flute Academy.m

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Whew! Wellesley High survives paper shortage

We in Wellesley generally don’t go wanting for many material things, but an exception to that truism recently took place at Wellesley High School, which ran into a paper shortage. Of course the trouble with tracking down this sort of story is that there is no paper trail. But there were plenty of students talking about […]

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Wellesley High up there on US News & World Report rankings

Wellesley High School is listed at #15 in the state and #285 nationally in this year’s US News & World Report rankings of best public high schools. The national rankings are based on schools’ performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. Last year Wellesley was at #4 and #164 (not seeing […]

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Hannah Randolph bench dedicated at Wellesley High

A new bench in memory of Hannah Randolph, a Wellesley High student who died in a skiing accident three years ago, was dedicated this week at the school. Shown here are Hannah’s parents, behind the bench, and her friends in front. The annual Wellesley 1 Miler road race in Randolph’s memory was held on Sunday at Elm Bank […]

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Big fundraising week for Wellesley High “Don’t Forget to Be Awesome Club”

Wellesley High School’s Don’t Forget To Be Awesome Club is holding a handful of fundraising events this week to raise money for the charity, a non-profit micro-funding outfit designed to help entrepreneurs around the world. The club, which is in its first year of existence and consists of about 10 students, is an affiliate of YouTube favorites […]

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