The Watertown Splash was founded in September 2009 at Watertown (Mass.) Middle School. The stories are reported, written, and edited by the seventh- and eighth-graders in the Newspaper enrichment class.

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Jun 22, 2017
New Watertown schools superintendent eager to get started (Story)
Jun 15, 2017
Lunch bunch hungry to change the world ()
Jun 09, 2017
One School/One Book announcement to be made Friday, June 9 ()
Jun 09, 2017
Watertown Middle School goes to the polls ()
May 30, 2017
Danny Loprete lives lacrosse dream at Gillette Stadium ()
May 18, 2017
Spectacular version of “Annie” comes to Boston! ()
May 03, 2017
Watertown Week offers an ‘Amazing’ alternative ()
Apr 29, 2017
WMS welcomes new gym teacher Lisa Smith ()
Apr 28, 2017
WMS staff shakes off nerves at karaoke fund-raiser ()
Apr 26, 2017
Test anxiety? Here’s how you can fix it ()
Apr 25, 2017
Eighth-graders anxious, eager about coming move up to Watertown High ()
Apr 23, 2017
So many high notes ()
Apr 20, 2017
Hand chimes and ‘Hamilton’ ()
Apr 19, 2017
Concert selections have Ms. Casey written all over them ()
Apr 18, 2017
For fifth-graders, going to middle school involves transition into a new world ()
Apr 17, 2017
Science class says nice things about talking to plants in lab ()
Apr 15, 2017
Enrichment class at Watertown Middle School puts learning new skill in focus ()
Apr 14, 2017
Teaching photography clicks with her ()
Apr 12, 2017
WMS lights up at first dance ()
Apr 11, 2017
Students conquer Wachusett ()
Apr 07, 2017
Dunk contest stuffs the WMS gym ()
Apr 05, 2017
Watertown Middle School basketball players grow into a team ()
Apr 03, 2017
Sean Anthony McCusker ()
Apr 03, 2017
Ramon Sara ()
Apr 03, 2017
From Mookie to Isaiah ()
Apr 02, 2017
Mason Andrade ()
Apr 02, 2017
Gabe Avakian ()
Apr 02, 2017
Their tongues are wagging ()
Mar 31, 2017
Jordan Hoover ()
Mar 31, 2017
One School/One Book committee gets early start on summer reading ()
Mar 30, 2017
Mahera Ahmed ()
Mar 28, 2017
Giovanni Reyes ()
Mar 28, 2017
Little direction needed for these students ()
Mar 25, 2017
A mother-daughter bond at WMS ()
Mar 23, 2017
Chef Mike Fucci scores big on Food Network (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Field hockey wins the title of best fall sport ()
Mar 22, 2017
It’s McDonald’s vs. Burger King! ()
Mar 21, 2017
Dress code out of fashion at Watertown Middle School ()
Mar 19, 2017
Shocking ‘Sophie Someone’ already a top book for 2017 ()
Mar 18, 2017
18 kids, 3 adults, and a whole lot of books ()
Mar 17, 2017
Battle of the boy bands ()
Mar 16, 2017
Lara Cordeiro ()
Mar 16, 2017
Ennya Papastoitsis ()
Mar 16, 2017
Eighth-graders want another shot at WMS teachers ()
Mar 09, 2017
Pennies for Patients drive kicks off at Watertown Middle School ()
Mar 09, 2017
Seventh-graders have their eyes on Kylie Jenner ()
Mar 08, 2017
Pizza Roma, D&D’s are slices of heaven in Watertown ()
Mar 07, 2017
When it comes to school lunch, tastes vary ()
Mar 06, 2017
Theater education deserving of applause ()
Mar 05, 2017
Op/Ed: Let’s go back to using reusable trays in cafeteria ()
Mar 03, 2017
Should the school day get a later start? ()
Mar 01, 2017
Snapchat leads all apps conversations ()
Feb 28, 2017
‘The Sound of Music’ hits the WMS stage this week! ()
Feb 16, 2017
Remembering Edgar Krasa, and never forgetting ()
Feb 16, 2017
Opinion: Marijuana should legalized throughout the US ()
Feb 16, 2017
Phil Oates makes big move to Lowell Elementary ()
Dec 21, 2016
After 27 years, WMS says goodbye ()
Dec 02, 2016
‘There are a lot of things happening here that are really special’ (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
“The Sound of Music” sounds like fun ()
Oct 28, 2016
Bridget Sullivan ()
Oct 28, 2016
Liana Rice ()
Oct 28, 2016
Delanie Lombard ()
Oct 28, 2016
In for a good scare? Screemfest at Canobie Lake Park is the place! ()
May 12, 2016
Three finalists chosen for summer reading book ()
Apr 15, 2016
Those coins add up to an amazing total! ()
Apr 13, 2016
Abundance of twins deserve a second look ()
Apr 12, 2016
New WMS librarian has world of information ()
Apr 11, 2016
Sub likes Watertown Middle School environment ()
Apr 10, 2016
WMS science teacher having fun time exploring new job ()
Apr 06, 2016
Pennies for Patients events make for a rich experience ()
Apr 06, 2016
Eighth-graders enriched by their Leadership class ()
Apr 05, 2016
‘I’m lucky enough to see her almost everyday’ ()
Apr 04, 2016
For WMS teachers, Mrs. Donato is far more than a colleague ()
Apr 03, 2016
Students have high marks for Eleanor Donato ()
Apr 02, 2016
Watertown Middle School gives its thanks to Eleanor Donato (Story)
Mar 03, 2016
“The Lion King” rules at Watertown Middle School! ()
Feb 15, 2016
Hannah Juliano offers key pieces of advice for young singers (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Donations still needed for Coats for Kids drive ()
Dec 25, 2015
Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg bring the laughs in “Daddy’s Home” ()
Dec 19, 2015
The future is ‘Wow!’ ()
Dec 14, 2015
Gamers excited to see how future will play out ()
Dec 12, 2015
Alyssa Pisarik has come to lend a guiding hand ()
Dec 09, 2015
Taking it all in ()
Dec 09, 2015
Learning to say ‘Hello!’ ()
Dec 08, 2015
Knowledge flows on field trip to Charles River ()
Dec 06, 2015
Celebrity Pizza has a flavorful — and successful — history in Watertown ()
Dec 06, 2015
Different schools, same path, different views ()
Dec 05, 2015
When talking about middle names, it’s good to start at the beginning ()
Dec 04, 2015
Lokai bracelets filling the halls of WMS with popular look, positive statements ()
Dec 02, 2015
Do seventh-graders and their parents agree on social media? ()
Dec 01, 2015
“The Lion King Jr.” will bring life to WMS stage ()
Nov 30, 2015
Hurling a big hit at Fenway Park ()
Nov 29, 2015
Watertown Middle School warms to annual Coats for Kids drive ()
Nov 21, 2015
On the Watertown Middle School cross-country team, fast friends emerge ()
Nov 20, 2015
New Chromebooks are different type of “personal” computer ()
Nov 17, 2015
Thanksgiving baskets an enduring tradition at Watertown Middle School ()
Oct 16, 2015
For viewers of a certain age, “Goosebumps” scores a 10 ()
Oct 16, 2015
Cold War movie “Bridge of Spies” gets warm reception ()
Aug 10, 2015
Naeher, Breakers save best for last ()
Jul 21, 2015
Mewis, Breakers have goal in front of them ()
Jun 26, 2015
Judy Wheaton prepares farewell announcement ()
Jun 26, 2015
Tennis, teaching are labors of love for Cedrone ()
Jun 18, 2015
WMS goes to the polls ()
Jun 17, 2015
“Wake Up Missing” chosen for One Book/One School at WMS ()
Jun 17, 2015
Ask Amy and Allison ()
Jun 12, 2015
Young actors make “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” a sweet film unlike any other ()
Jun 10, 2015
Author Kate Messner glad Watertown has found “Wake Up Missing” ()
May 15, 2015
WMS helps Launch fund-raiser for ropes course field trip ()
May 08, 2015
Watertown’s Pennies for Patients drive No. 4 in the country! (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
Aaron Dushku shakes off the pressure ()
Apr 12, 2015
Kerri Lorigan takes world view, trip ()
Apr 03, 2015
Where is my favorite food? (Story)
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Mocha Mint Chip Cupcakes at Sweet ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Cheese Pizza at Bertucci’s ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Garlic Bread at Theo’s Pizzeria ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Bacon Burger at Five Guys ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Nachos at La Casa de Pedro ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Burritos at Felipe’s Taqueria ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Belgian Waffles at The Diner at 11 North Beacon St. ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Red Velvet Cupcake at Cupcake City ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Nachos at Brewers Coalition ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Honey BBQ Chicken SuperMelt at Friendly’s ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Double Chocolate Donut at Ohlin’s Bakery ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Peanut Butter Shake at Shake Shack ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Honey Mustard Chicken Tenders at Tri-City Wings & Grill ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Lamb Kabob at Mount Auburn Grill ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Chicken Pesto Sandwich at City Slickers ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Bacon Cheeseburger at Friendly’s ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Fried Dough Bites at Big Daddy’s ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes at Deluxe Town Diner ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: BBQ Wings at Andrea’s Pizza ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Soft-serve ice cream at Celebrity Pizza ()
Apr 03, 2015
Splash of Flavor 2015: Steak Tips at The Mad Raven ()
Mar 05, 2015
Pennies for Patients drive returns to WMS! ()
Jan 29, 2015
Spirit Week still on Watertown Middle School (Story)
Jan 26, 2015
School, town pool their money for new water fountains at Watertown Middle School ()
Jan 22, 2015
Eighth-grader maps his way to Geography Bee title ()
Jan 16, 2015
Sweater weather ()
Jan 15, 2015
A whole new way to look at school life ()
Jan 08, 2015
A story everyone has grow up on ()
Dec 18, 2014
Families invited to first Holiday Sing-a-long tonight at WMS ()
Dec 01, 2014
Eighth-graders should count on having some extra grit, thanks to a new math teacher ()
Nov 30, 2014
Field hockey at Watertown Middle School teeming with opportunity ()
Nov 25, 2014
Thanksgiving baskets a wonderful tradition at Watertown Middle School ()
Nov 24, 2014
Coats for Kids drive at Watertown Middle School off to a strong start ()
Nov 19, 2014
People looking for laughs make smart choice seeing “Dumb and Dumber To” ()
Nov 07, 2014
“Big Hero 6” packed with big laughs ()
Nov 07, 2014
ALEX E. ()
Nov 04, 2014
Wachusett Mountain climb will wait until spring ()
Apr 17, 2014
TALENTED IN SO MANY WAYS (Story)
Apr 05, 2014
And the winner of Splash of Flavor 2014 is … (Story)
Mar 14, 2014
EXTRA SPECIAL (Story)
Apr 07, 2013
Sweet taste of victory: Red Velvet Cupcakes from Yum Bunnies win Splash of Flavor 2013 (Story)
Feb 01, 2012
Erin Baldassari clicks with fellow photojournalists ()
Nov 24, 2010
Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter ()
Nov 12, 2010
Student council: Making WMS better one step at a time! ()
Oct 29, 2010
Hard work paying off for WMS football team ()
Oct 29, 2010
WMS football wins big ()
Oct 28, 2010
Watertown Middle School Teachers do not do math on their free time, they … ()
Oct 13, 2010
First WMS dance on for Friday ()
Oct 12, 2010
Still the greatest ()
Oct 08, 2010
WMS welcomes return of Coats for Kids ()
Sep 23, 2010
A summer to remember (Story)
Jun 25, 2010
Getting a big kick out of the Breakers ()
Jun 22, 2010
A “Peak” inside ()
Jun 17, 2010
A (semi) formal sendoff ()
Jun 15, 2010
A night of entertainment ()
Jun 14, 2010
Fun-raiser ()
Jun 12, 2010
Of bleary eyes, and bleeding green ()
Jun 05, 2010
WMS students take the lead ()
Jun 05, 2010
Passion play (Story)
Jun 03, 2010
Choosing to Participate ()
Jun 01, 2010
Giving voice to their cultures ()
May 31, 2010
“X” marks the block ()
May 28, 2010
On his home turf ()
May 27, 2010
The top dog of pet survey ()
May 21, 2010
Horoscopes ()
May 20, 2010
For a good cause ()
May 19, 2010
A site to behold ()
May 16, 2010
Say hello to “The Greeter” ()
May 12, 2010
WMS track is off and running ()
May 11, 2010
No substitute for learning … a new career ()
May 09, 2010
Math MCAS tests to be given this week ()
May 06, 2010
Spring Concert replay on Friday, May 7 ()
May 05, 2010
Technology is their strength ()
May 04, 2010
Author Andrew Clements to introduce new series (Story)
May 03, 2010
A road best traveled ()
May 02, 2010
Book Fair this week in WMS library ()
Apr 29, 2010
D-Team making a world of a difference ()
Apr 28, 2010
A night of entertainment! ()
Apr 13, 2010
 Art gets a show of support ()
Apr 12, 2010
A feast for the eyes ()
Apr 07, 2010
Last dance of school year to be held Friday ()
Mar 24, 2010
Lending a hand for Haiti ()
Mar 22, 2010
Emily Osment tickets on sale (Story)
Mar 17, 2010
What a sweet way to learn! ()
Mar 16, 2010
WMS choir in select company ()
Mar 15, 2010
Yearbook’s readers on the waiting list ()
Mar 13, 2010
Seventh-graders’ fund-raiser idea: Dress for success (of fund-raiser) ()
Mar 12, 2010
Cafeteria punishment becomes food for thought ()
Mar 11, 2010
Plumbing the depths ()
Mar 10, 2010
The missing ingredient ()
Mar 09, 2010
Students get shot at revenge in faculty basketball game ()
Mar 08, 2010
The biggest concert of the year ()
Mar 07, 2010
That’s what friends are for ()
Mar 06, 2010
WMS boys’ basketball team giving its best shot ()
Mar 05, 2010
 Quiet on the set! ()
Mar 04, 2010
Science enrichment undertakes field (and stream) testing ()
Mar 03, 2010
Pelican resort a ‘Grand’ place for a getaway ()
Mar 02, 2010
Oh, the things you can find there! ()
Mar 01, 2010
They are all in this together ()
Feb 28, 2010
WMS girls’ basketball: a perfect combination ()
Feb 27, 2010
Checking in on boys’ hockey’s success at Watertown Middle School ()
Feb 27, 2010
Field hockey: The best is yet to come ()
Feb 10, 2010
Clear on the Concept ()
Dec 31, 2009
A few of their favorite things (2009) (Story)
Nov 25, 2009
A place for Patriots greats (Story)
Oct 19, 2009
A big Splash! (Story)
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