Category Archives: Wellesley Middle School

Don’t blame Wellesley Middle Schoolers for this mess

Kingsbury Street in Wellesley, as you might have seen, has been undergoing a makeover that should make pickup and drop-off at Wellesley Middle School smoother this year. Much of the work, which includes sturdy granite curbing and better drainage design, should be done by the time school starts on Sept 2, but at least this […]

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Wellesley Middle School class of 2015: the video

The Wellesley Middle School class of 2015 graduated today. Here’s a video of the students, who don’t exactly look heartbroken to leave their middle school years behind, getting “clapped out” of their Kingsbury St. school. Congratulations, kids. You’re now known as the WHS class of 2019 .

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Wellesley Middle School students looking fit at mini-marathon

The Wellesley Middle School’s annual mini-marathon, during which hundreds of sixth through eighth graders run a course slightly shorter than the regulation 26.2 mile race, took place on Friday in perfect weather conditions. The annual event, which had been postponed due to bad field conditions, is a celebration of fitness and school spirit.  Though results […]

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Wellesley Middle School drama to showcase student-written performance

The Wellesley Middle School drama department presents “I Love Broc ‘N Roll,” an original comedy written by WMS 8th graders Cameron MacKinnon and Max Randall. The pair entered their script in the school’s 3rd annual 8th grade playwriting contest, and their work was selected from several entries. Also to be featured as part of the […]

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Wellesley High, Middle School runners get Boston Marathon weekend off to fast start

Runners from Wellesley Middle School and Wellesley High School took part in the Boston Athletic Association’s Invitational Mile and 1000 meter races. Representing Wellesley High were Andrew Wink, David Segall, Kylie Griffin and Lindsay Harris. WMS runners listed in the results were Shin Kim, Ellie Meara and Bridget Ulian. Results here. Congrats to these 4 who […]

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Wellesley Middle School competes at Science Olympiad

Wellesley, which has some bridges in need of work, should make sure these kids don’t leave town any time soon since we could use their skills. Shown below are members of the Wellesley Middle School Science Olympiad team during bridge building, one of numerous events, which also included Disease Detectives, Fossils, Robo-Cross and Meteorology. The team was […]

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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’s first-world problems

I’ve seen the motley collection of hoodies and mate-less gloves that comprise the open-to-the-public lost and found items shunted away in a corner of the Wellesley Middle School cafeteria. Never did I dream, however, that there could be unclaimed items even more essential (and expensive) to a student’s academic and social well-being. It appears there […]

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