Sixth grade: Taylor Swift is all “Mine”

Leah Sutherland and Katherine Tolman

December 15, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Classes and Clubs, Front Page News

All of the sixth-graders in the auditorium were cheering and dancing. Mrs. Spillane jumped on Mr. Johnson’s back when everybody realized it was going to work. Then it started …. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0! ...

WMS to present “Once Upon a Mattress”

Rebecca Hellman and Bridget Nee

November 14, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Arts and Entertainment, Front Page News

This year WMS is leaving HSM Jr. behind, but the students are still all in this together for the production of “Once Upon a Mattress.” This popular play is a junior version of “The Princess and the Pea” -- with a quirky twi...

Watertown Middle School Teachers do not do math on their free time, they …

SARAH R. and MARIYAM F.

October 28, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Front Page News, Profiles

What do math teachers do on their free time? Math teachers aren't all nerds! You would probably think a middle school math teacher would go home and read a book, or probably watch some game show about math. But no, you ’re ...

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....

A summer to remember

Watertown Splash staff

September 23, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Front Page News, Travel

Friends and family finish the sentence “I’ll always remember the summer of 2010 because ..."

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A (semi) formal sendoff

SHANNON C., Watertown Splash staff

June 17, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Front Page News, News

The ocean waves will overflow the Watertown Middle School cafeteria as the eighth-graders eagerly await to enter. “We’ve been waiting for this since we walked into this school and we’ll be talking about it until we walk...

A night of entertainment

EMILY C., Watertown Splash staff

June 15, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Front Page News

For five years, music teacher Abby Cordell has organized the WMS talent show, but this year’s talent show blew all of them out of the water. On Wednesday, April 28, Watertown Middle School had its sixth talent show and it was p...

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...

WMS students take the lead

ISAAC F., KAITLYN M., and REBECCA C.

June 5, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Front Page News

The Watertown Middle School is not just run by teachers, students have a role, too. At the beginning of the year each homeroom elects two homeroom representatives and one alternate in case a homeroom rep is absent. All of the homeroom ...

Passion play

Watertown Splash staff

June 5, 2010

Filed under Front Page News, Sports

Allison Lipsher grew up in Hawaii and went to college at Duke University in North Carolina. “Soccer has always been my passion,” she said. “It’s always been my dream to go professional.” Allison was very lucky. Af...

Choosing to Participate

DANIELLE M. and LAUREN K.

June 3, 2010

Filed under Front Page News

The eighth-grade students at Watertown Middle School are working on a Choosing to Participate project in humanities class where they try to communicate with foundations, groups, and individuals close to the community. The goal of ...

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