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Watertown High School offers a dynamic learning environment with very favorable class sizes, a rigorous curriculum, and a wide variety of interesting and enriching electives. We offer over 30 different clubs each year, driven by student requests and interests, and often designed by our students. WHS has a competitive athletic program which is comprised of 26 athletic teams, many of which have garnered state and/or national recognition.  Located in the greater Boston area, Watertown High School currently has 660 students, which empowers personalized learning for all. Watertown High School students explore and shape the world around them through a variety of innovative learning experiences, leadership opportunities and partnerships with local businesses and colleges. Our student body is diverse, reflecting the ever-changing demographics of our community and our nation. 

CORE VALUES

R We RESPECT each other, and we respect ourselves.
E We are EMPOWERED to grow and pursue our dreams.
A We ACHIEVE as students and as well-rounded individuals.
C We aspire to CREATE something new from our knowledge and experiences.
H We HONOR our rights and responsibilities as members of this community.

Mission Statement

The mission of Watertown High School is to nurture lifelong learners through examination of human achievements, development of essential skills, and promotion of civic responsibility and ethics. We are committed to a rigorous curriculum designed to foster students' growth as creative and independent thinkers. We will provide a safe and nurturing environment in which students and faculty have the opportunity to realize their potential.

EXCELLENCE ~ EQUITY ~ COMMUNITY


Principal: 
Shirley Lundberg
shirley.lundberg@watertown.k12.ma.us

Associate Headmaster: 
Annmarie Boudreau
annmarie.boudreau@watertown.k12.ma.us

Dean of Students: 
Brian Brewer
brian.brewer@watertown.k12.ma.us

Nurse:
Joie Mara
joie.mara@watertown.k12.ma.us

Main Office: 
617-926-7760
Attendance/Dismissal: 
617-926-7730
Fax:  
617-926-7723

50 Columbia Street
Watertown MA 02472


FEATURES

Fall WHS Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on November 28th and December 6th this year from 6:30 - 8:30.  You can sign up for a conference appointment with each of your student's teachers, guidance counselors and other specialists at the link below.  Please make all appointments at least one day before the actual conference.


Parent/Teacher Conference Page of Links

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