Giving remains a tradition

JIMENA C., Watertown Splash staff reporter

January 5, 2014

Filed under Around Watertown, Community News, News

Every year at Thanksgiving time, the Watertown Middle School helps those in need in the community by donating baskets of food. Each homeroom takes responsibility of filling one basket and bringing in some extra food or gift...

WMS news in brief: Dance Dec. 3, concert Dec. 7, and Coats for Kids

REBECCA H., MELISSA R., SARAH R., and MARIYAM F.

December 2, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Community News

Another big event for students is the second dance of the year, Friday, Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria. The dance ends promptly at 10 p.m. Tickets are on sale this week before and after school. No tickets will be sold at the...

WMS thankful for chance to help good cause

Melissa Rose, Watertown Splash staff

November 18, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Community News, News

This Thanksgiving, students at Watertown Middle School are giving more than just thanks. They are giving food to the less fortunate. Each homeroom has a basket, and every child is encouraged to donate one or more Thanksgivi...

Community Explorers club shows that it cares

Katherine Dolan, Watertown Splash staff

November 13, 2010

Filed under Community News, News

The Community Explorers after-school club’s mission is to give back to the community. Currently, the group is organizing a drive to collect needed items for troops in Afghanistan. The club is asking students to bring in loti...

WMS welcomes return of Coats for Kids

REBECCA H. and BRIDGET N.

October 8, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Community News, Front Page News

The Coats for Kids drive is here! Every year, the Watertown Middle School is very successful in helping needy families stay warm during the cold season. This year, the drive is starting Oct. 8 and going all the way until Jan....

Fun-raiser

KAITLYN M. and REBECCA C.

June 14, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Community News, Front Page News

The annual Pennies for Patients fund-raiser ended recently and the grand total raised by Watertown Middle School was $24,277.51. Even though it is $2,000 less then last year's total, it is still an amazing amount due to the e...

For a good cause

REBECCA C. and KAITLYN M.

May 20, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Community News, Front Page News

Eleanor Donato is collecting the community service logs for 2010 from Watertown Middle School students. Whoever has done 50 or more hours was asked to pass in their logs, signed by the director of the activity, by May 17. For a...

A site to behold

ANNA A. and FRANCESCA B.

May 19, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Community News

Last year, students in classes would look out the windows of their classes and say, “Why are they taking down those houses?” Across the street from the Watertown Middle School, workers for Chatham Development Co. Inc. ar...

Author Andrew Clements to introduce new series

Watertown Splash staff, .

May 4, 2010

Filed under Books and Authors, Community News

Andrew Clements -- author of "Frindle," "Things Not Seen," and "The Report Card" -- will be speaking and signing copies at Wellesley Library Thursday, May 6, at 4 p.m. Clements's newest book is "We the Children," the start...

Book Fair this week in WMS library

REBECCA C. and KATIE M.

May 2, 2010

Filed under Books and Authors, Community News, Front Page News

The 2010 Book Fair at Watertown Middle School is opening soon in the library. The Book Fair will be open Monday, M ay 3, through Thursday, May 6, from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will also be open on Tuesday evening from 5-6 p.m....

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