What’s New:

Workshop Flyer Preparing Students for Their 21st Century Lives – Featuring Ken Kay, EdLeader21 CEO

The Wellesley Public Schools, in collaboration with the Wellesley Education Foundation, is pleased to announce that the CEO of EdLeader21, Ken Kay, is coming to Wellesley on Monday, January 22nd @ 7 PM at Wellesley High School to discuss Preparing Students for Their 21st Century Lives.”   This presentation is open to the entire community.  Pre-registration for this event is encouraged by going to this link.

Profile of Graduate Icon Task Force for Defining Wellesley’s Profile of a Graduate

As we strive to prepare WPS students for success in college, career, and life, the District has been focused on integrating 21st century learning principles into our curriculum.  In partnership with EdLeader21, a national network of school and district leaders focused on integrating the 4Cs into education, WPS is preparing to embark on an effort to develop our Profile of a Graduate (POG), i.e., what our community wants a WPS graduate to know and be able to do.  It is essential that our conversation about the POG includes multiple community stakeholders. We are therefore seeking interested community members to join a POG Task Force – in particular, students, graduates, parents, educators, as well as leaders from local businesses and higher ed institutions. The application deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 24, 2018.  Please click below to register and for additional details on the Task Force.


WPS Compass Logo FY19 Budget Update – 1/9/18

Please click here to review the budget requests being considered by School Committee which will be addressed again at its meeting on January 23, 2018.  A public hearing on the FY19 budget is scheduled for 6:45 pm on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, Great Hall, Town Hall.

Kindergarten Round-Up clip art Kindergarten Round Up

Wednesday, January 31 at 3:00-6:00 PM (snow date 2/28/18)

Saturday, March 3 at 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (snow date 3/10/18)

Sprague Elementary Library, 401 School St., Wellesley MA 02482

WPS Kindergarten Registration for children 5 years of age on or before August 31, 2018. Please note that the parent(s) of any Kindergarten eligible student should register with the Wellesley Public Schools even if they are interested in deferring their child’s attendance for one school year. Bring registration forms and required documents to the Round Up. Questions regarding Kindergarten registration should be directed to District Registrar Nancy Costigliola at 781-446-6210 ;5600 or registrar@wellesleyps.org. Read more or download a packet

Calendar Thumbnail WPS 2018-19 Academic Year Calendar – Final

Click here to view newly voted 2018-19 Academic Calendar.

Greater Boston School Human Resources Network Logo Diversity Job Fair 3/17/18

The Greater Boston School Human Resources Network proudly sponsors its seventh annual diversity job fair on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm held at the Roger Wellington Elementary School, 121 Orchard Street, Belmont, MA. 02478.  Member districts include Acton-Boxboro, Bedford, Belmont, Brookline, Burlington, Concord, Concord-Carlisle, Lexington, Lincoln-Sudbury, Needham, Newton, Sudbury, Watertown, Wayland, Wellesley, Weston and Winchester. To register, please visit the Greater Boston School HRN website after January 1 at http://www.greaterbostonschoolhrn.com/

HHU Hardy Hunnewell Upham School Committee HHU Facilities Project Position Statement

Please click here to see the position statement on the Hardy, Hunnewell, and Upham facilities project (PDF), voted on May 23, 2017 by the School Committee. The Committee wishes to thank the members of the HHU Master Plan Committee, which delivered its final report (PDF) and recommendation to School Committee in March. The School Committee has deliberated on that recommendation and has voted unanimously to approve the position statement.


Grades 1-12 Registration Gr. 1-12 Student Registration, Enrollment & School Assignment

Hunnewell School Grade 4 Closed to New Registrations for 2017-18 School Year
ALL other grade levels are open for enrollment for the 2017-18 School Year

Please click here for Grades 1 through 12 registration forms.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Kindergarten Round-Up 1
    Wednesday, January 31 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Sprague Elementary School, 401 School St, Wellesley, MA 02482, USA

  • Kindergarten Round-Up 2
    Saturday, March 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Sprague Elementary School, 401 School St, Wellesley, MA 02482, USA

View more upcoming dates:

General Information:

Wellesley Public Schools District Offices

40 Kingsbury St, Lower Level, Wellesley MA 02481 • Directions

Office Tel: 781-446-6200
Voice Mail: 781-446-6210
Fax: 781-446-6207

Business Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 4:15 PM


Policies Under Review:

Draft Policy ECAF: Security Cameras in Schools
Draft Security Camera Guidelines

Draft Policy JF: Admission of Students to WPS


Click here for all School Committee Policies. The new advanced search feature allows you to search all policies by keyword or phrase.