Of bleary eyes, and bleeding green

CHRISTINA M., Watertown Splash staff

June 12, 2010

Filed under Opinion/Editorials, Sports

Watertown Splash Op/Ed As you may know, the Boston Celtics are in the middle of a fabulous series in the NBA Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers. The seven-game series is tied two games apiece with Game 5 to be played Sunday...

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 ...

Math MCAS tests to be given this week

ANNA M. and VICTORIA H.

May 9, 2010

Filed under Front Page News

As you may know, MCAS stands for Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System. As you may also know, the math MCAS are here in the Watertown Public Schools this week. English Language MCAS were taken in March and April. Teachers...

Lending a hand for Haiti

SARAH G., Watertown Splash staff

March 24, 2010

Filed under Front Page News

On Jan. 12, Haiti changed forever. Hundreds of thousands of people lost their homes and families in a massive earthquake. Thousands of miles away, students at Watertown Middle School asked what can they do to help. The sev...

What a sweet way to learn!

KATIE M. and REBECCA C.

March 17, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Classes and Clubs

The seventh grade went on a field trip to Biogen Idec, located in Cambridge. The clusters went to the biotech company on different days: Cluster 3 went on Tuesday and Wednesday (Jan. 12-13) and Cluster 4 went on Thursday and Friday...

The missing ingredient

KAYLEE C., JESSICA L., and LAUREN K.

March 10, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Food

Every Thursday, the old kitchen in the basement of Watertown Middle School is filled with kids who love to cook. Karen Zawisza, an eighth-grade humanities teacher, keeps the class in order while the kids make different types...

Students get shot at revenge in faculty basketball game

EMILY C. and MADDIE R.

March 9, 2010

Filed under Community News, Front Page News, Sports

Fans in WMS colors cheered from the stands. The students were out of their seats everyone grew silent as the referee threw the ball into the air. On Friday, Jan. 29, Watertown Middle School had its Student/Faculty basketball...

WMS boys’ basketball team giving its best shot

DANIELLE K. and SOPHIA K.

March 6, 2010

Filed under Sports

All 14 players on the Watertown Middle School boys' basketball team showed heart this year, as well as their commitment and love for the game. One of the team's goals this season was to go undefeated. "You have to have a...

Oh, the things you can find there!

LAUREN K., JESSICA L., and DANIELLE M.

March 2, 2010

Filed under Opinion/Editorials, Uncategorized

OMG! Where is it? My jacket, it's gone! No it'snot, just look in the Lost and Found! The Watertown Middle School's Lost and Found bin, located outside the main office by the atrium door, is filled with a lot of junk. It's...

They are all in this together

GEMMA C. and BRIDGET N.

March 1, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

"We usually go over what was on the calendar that day -- we've just done the song scenes [so far]," seventh-grader Molly Smith said. "I see teenagers and older students doing the play -- it makes me glad that kids can do the...

WMS girls’ basketball: a perfect combination

HAYLEY S., Watertown Splash staff

February 28, 2010

Filed under Sports

The girls' basketball team from the Watertown Middle School is doing a phenomenal job so far this season with a 3-0 record. Captain Gabriella "Gabby" Coppola said, "We're going to try to go undefeated this year. We can move...

A “Real” look at bullying

ANNA A. and FRANCESCA B.

February 25, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, News, Uncategorized

On Friday Feb. 5, Cluster 5 students, like many others, went to the Watertown Middle School auditorium to watch a movie called, "Let's Get Real." The Watertown Middle School is starting a new curriculum about bullying. In an...

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