Daily Announcements


BYOL MacBook Air Parent BYOL Sign Up by January 27

Wellesley High School is planning for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Laptop) program in the fall of 2017 much like colleges. In this program, every student would have a laptop to use in class and throughout the day for research, organization, and schoolwork. For more details about the program, and recommended device and criteria, please visit: https://wellesleyps.org/1to1program/byol-recommended-hardware-specifications/

As part of the planning and budgeting process it is important to collect information on your intended participation option. Your students received a brief information sheet today, January 18 in Advisory about the program and the participation options. We ask you to fill out the online Parent BYOL sign up by January 27, 2017 (more…)

SchoolMessenger InfoCenter Icon FAQ: WPS Text Messaging & SchoolMessenger InfoCenter

Customize Your Preferences Anytime: Now that WPS has turned on text messaging, if you would like to customize your phone, email and text message preferences, please login to the PowerSchool Parent Portal and select the “SchoolMessenger InfoCenter” icon in the left sidebar.


Calendar 2017-18 Final 2017-18 WPS Academic Calendar

Click below to view the final 2017-18 school year calendar as voted by School Committee on December 13, 2016.

Final calendar-academic-2017-18

Student News:

WHS Raiders Logo Student News 12/14/16 – Key Club, Student Congress & NHS - Key Club News More and more students are joining Key Club as the year goes on. The officers are working hard to find and add more events as there are not enough hours to satisfy everyone! Key Club will be ... Continue reading...
The Sophomore Class Banner displayed in the Sophomore area of the Cafeteria Sophomore Class News – Class of 2019 - Events: On November 23rd in the HS cafeteria, students of all grades were welcome to a school wide breakfast hosted by the class officers. Later, all students assembled together for the annual school-wide pep rally. The Class 2019 displayed their ... Continue reading...
Juniors Class of 2018 Junior Class News – Class of 2018 - This past month, the Junior class officers and their parents have been planning the Junior Class Auction, which will be held on April 1st, 2017 in the high school cafeteria.  There was a meeting  December 13th to discuss the many different sub committees ... Continue reading...
Seniors Class of 2017 Senior Class News – Class of 2017 - The Teen Center themed dance was a great success!!! Every senior  said  it was their favorite dance so far in high school, and they really appreciated the throwback music and pictures. We hope to have another informal dance later in ... Continue reading...

Principal’s Message & Reminders:

Wellesley High School Parent BYOL Sign Up Jan 18, 2017 - Dear Parents, We are excited to extend our 1:1 Learning Initiative to Wellesley High School beginning next fall. The district has ensured that the necessary infrastructure is in place to support this move. Our teachers have been creating digital resources ... Continue reading...
Research Study at Wellesley High School Jan 18, 2017 - January 18, 2017 RESEARCH STUDY AT WELLESLEY HIGH SCHOOL PURPOSE AND CONTENT OF STUDY A doctoral student from Harvard University is planning to collect data for his dissertation at Wellesley High School. His research examines how students experience high school ... Continue reading...
The Weeks Ahead Bulletin 01/12/17 Jan 12, 2017 - Monday, January 16 No School Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Building is Closed WCVB Channel 5’s Chronicle 7:30 p.m. Anthony Everett talks to some Wellesley High School students about the relationships they’ve developed as a result of METCO ... Continue reading...

Upcoming Dates:

  • Day 4
    Thursday, January 19

  • Day 5
    Friday, January 20

  • Day 6
    Monday, January 23

  • Day 3
    Monday, January 30

  • Day 4
    Tuesday, January 31

View more dates in our monthly view calendar…

School Information:

Principal: Dr. Jamie Chisum
Secretary: Diane Zinck

Nurses: Shari Johnson, Pam Sheridan

50 Rice Street, Wellesley MA 02481 • Map, Directions & Traffic Patterns
Tel: 781-446-6290
Fax: 781-446-6308

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Phillips House x3
Principal’s Office x5
Guidance Office & METCO x6
Athletics x7
Special Education x8
Nurse x9

School Hours:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 2:30 pm