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Little direction needed for these students

Little direction needed for these students

Waqas Khan, Watertown Splash staff

     The winner of the Geography Bee is Henry Yusem!      The preliminary rounds of the annual Geography Bee were hosted in every Watertown Middle School homeroom on...

March 28, 2017No Comments

Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Watertown Splash staff

     On Friday, March 17, 2017, Watertown’s best chef, Mike Fucci came to visit Watertown Middle School.      Chef Mike has had a lot of success in the cooking indust...

March 23, 2017No Comments

Eighth-graders want another shot at WMS teachers

Eighth-graders want another shot at WMS teachers

March 16, 2017

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So many high notes

So many high notes

Millicent Abboud, Watertown Splash staff

Imagine being in the auditorium filled with kids singing in nice and fancy voices. You see kids singing with smiles and jaws drop-ping smoothly. You hear a range f...

April 23, 2017No Comments

Hand chimes and ‘Hamilton’

Hand chimes and ‘Hamilton’

Millicent Abboud, Watertown Splash staff

     The Winter Concert was held on Tuesday, Dec. 13 and Friday, Dec. 16. The concert ranged from instruments to chorus, and the chorus was accompanied by the hand chime ch...

April 20, 2017No Comments

Concert selections have Ms. Casey written all over them

Concert selections have Ms. Casey written all over them

Lara Cordeiro, Watertown Splash staff

On Dec. 13 and 16, 2016, around 180 Watertown Middle School kids in red chorus shirts walked down the auditorium aisles in joy with the beats from the percussion ...

April 19, 2017No Comments

WMS lights up at first dance

Nathan Sergi and Nick Vick

You walk into the Watertown Middle School at 7 p.m. and right away you can’t hear yourself think anymore. There’s music blasting in your ears and loads of people shouting...

April 12, 2017No Comments

  • Battle of the boy bands March 17, 2017
  • ‘The Sound of Music’ hits the WMS stage this week! February 28, 2017

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Books and Authors

One School/One Book committee gets early start on summer reading

Jordan Hoover, Watertown Splash staff

If you are a sixth- or seventh-grader or a teacher at Watertown Middle School who loves reading, join the One School/One Book committee! Come on! Get an early start on summer...

March 31, 2017No Comments

Shocking ‘Sophie Someone’ already a top book for 2017

Shocking ‘Sophie Someone’ already a top book for 2017

Mona Houjazy, Watertown Splash staff

    By 14, you’d think you would probably know yourself pretty well right? Everything from your own name to your favorite foods. But is that always the case?      I...

March 19, 2017No Comments

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Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Watertown Splash staff

     On Friday, March 17, 2017, Watertown’s best chef, Mike Fucci came to visit Watertown Middle School.      Chef Mike has had a lot of success i...

March 23, 2017No Comments

  • Phil Oates makes big move to Lowell Elementary February 16, 2017

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Opinion/Editorials

Dress code out of fashion at Watertown Middle School

Izadora Goncalves, Watertown Splash staff

     As everyone knows, not everyone at Watertown Middle School likes the dress code.      According to assistant principal Jason Del Porto the point of the dress code is so t...

March 21, 2017No Comments

Theater education deserving of applause

Ryan Leonard, Watertown Splash staff

Throughout the United States, many public and private schools have plays or theater classes for students to attend and enjoy. These activities allow students to express creativity...

March 6, 2017No Comments

Op/Ed: Let’s go back to using reusable trays in cafeteria

Liana Rice, Watertown Splash staff

Watertown Public Schools used to use reusable plastic trays for school lunches. Now we have reverted to using disposable styrofoam trays. It can be harmful to the workers...

March 5, 2017No Comments

Should the school day get a later start?

Bridget Sullivan, Watertown Splash staff

Have you ever been way too tired to go to school? Well this could mean you’re not getting the sleep you need from the time you go to bed till the early time you have to...

March 3, 2017No Comments

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Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Watertown chef Mike Fucci (center, with hat) poses with reporters from the Watertown Splash during his visit to Watertown Middle School on March 17, 2017. The author and owner of Chef Mike's Catering was interviewed in the Watertown Splash newsroom about his victorious appearance on Food Network's "Cutthroat Kitchen."

Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network

Watertown Splash staff

     On Friday, March 17, 2017, Watertown’s best chef, Mike Fucci came to visit Watertown Middle School.      Chef Mike has had a lot of success in the cooking industry. He says he is ranked...

March 23, 2017No Comments

It’s McDonald’s vs. Burger King!

Gabe Avakian and Sean Anthony McCusker

     Burger, fries, nuggets. Whose are better? McDonald’s or Burger King?      A lot of the students from Watertown Middle School sided with McDonald’s. Out of the 13 kids interviewed, 10 of ...

March 22, 2017No Comments

Pizza Roma, D&D’s are slices of heaven in Watertown

Ramon Sara and Mason Andrade

     After a hard day of school, don’t you want to reward yourself with a gooey slice of pizza? Then come down to either Pizza Roma or D&D’s in Watertown to give yourself a reward that you deserve....

March 8, 2017No Comments

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Dunk contest stuffs the WMS gym

Nic Oteri and Zak Babali

     On Friday, Dec. 9, the Watertown Middle School had its annual winter-themed dance. During the dance, the Leadership class set up a dunk contest and a 3-point sho...

April 7, 2017No Comments

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Ask Amy and Allison

Amy and Allison, Watertown Splash staff

Amy and Allison are experts in all things. They welcome all questions, as long as they are respectful of them and their audience. Their answers will only...

June 17, 2015

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In for a good scare? Screemfest at Canobie Lake Park is the place!

In for a good scare? Screemfest at Canobie Lake Park is the place!

Liana Rice, Bridget Sullivan, and Delanie Lombard

The sounds of screaming and hysterical laughter fill your ears. You watch as kids frantically run from bloody zombies, creepy clowns, and chainsaw-wielding men. You hear the...

October 28, 2016No Comments

Taking it all in

Taking it all in

SIRANUSH T. and NICOLE T.

    I see Paris, I see France, I see WMS staff and students summer plans!     You wouldn’t believe all the cool places Watertown Middle students and staff went...

December 9, 2015No Comments

Road trip to Michigan wedding proves to be quite an engagement

SUKAINA A., Watertown Splash staff reporter

  It could be that many of us have been on a road trip. It could also be that many have preferred to take a plane, never experienced a long or fun trip to another...

April 20, 2014No Comments

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