When talking about middle names, it’s good to start at the beginning

KIARA C., Watertown Splash staff

December 5, 2015

Filed under Front Page News, Profiles

    Middle names. Something you’re given when you’re born. It could be just simply be the middle name you were given, or you were named after someone in your family. Although some people dislike their middle name becau...

From Watertown to Rivers: Ms. Kaplan goes with the flow

LORI D., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 16, 2013

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Profiles

Student-teachers come and go through Watertown Middle School, but Ari Kaplan was truly a pleasure to have during her time here. Ms. Kaplan, the student-teacher in Mrs. Goulet’s class, is moving on after her 5½ months of...

Goulet has high expectations in Cluster 3


May 21, 2013

Filed under Profiles

“Though I don’t have her for class, every time I walk through the halls I encounter her bubbly personality,” said Jeremy, a seventh-grader, about Lynette Goulet. This is Mrs. Goulet’s third year teaching Cluster 3 seventh-grade...

Talking with a literary “Hero”

Cameron Robinson and Amin Touri

December 7, 2010

Filed under Books and Authors, Profiles

It was No. 1 on the New York Times best-seller list two weeks after its release. The name of the book? “Travel Team.” Even more impressive, it was the first book that Mike Lupica had ever written for younger kids, straying fro...

Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter


November 24, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Books and Authors, Profiles, Sports

Many people know Tommy Heinsohn as the scoring machine who helped the Celtics to eight NBA titles in the 1950s and ‘60s. They know him as the former coach who won two titles in the ‘70s, and the current Celtics analyst on Co...

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


October 27, 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 ...

A “Peak” inside

MATT L., Watertown Splash staff

June 22, 2010

Filed under Books and Authors, Profiles

Every summer, all of the students in Watertown Middle School have to read the same book. This year the book is "Peak" by Roland Smith. It is about a guy named Peak, who gets arrested for scaling a New York skyscraper and has to ...