Category

Excellence in Education Grant Program

Girls Writing Group

Submitted by Mary Meyers After school girls writing group, primarily for girls who are not involved in sports.  Goal is to express...

Waltham Partnership for Youth

High school internship program – Submitted by Kaytie Dowcett – WPY’s High School Internship Program is entering its third year and growing....

Sophomore Community Composition Projects

Submitted by Donald Colburn, Arielle Trager WHS English Teachers – This program challenges all students to engage with the following question. “What...

Community Safety and Awareness

Submitted by Michael Harrington, Special Ed Teachers. The Connections 1 Program at Waltham High School provides special education services to students with...

Take a Temp Home

Submitted by Sharon Duquette RN, Plympton Elementary – Funding will provide inexpensive digital thermometers for families to “take home” throughout the school...

Challenge Day

Submitted by Cara Malone, Brenda Burke, Nicole Gonzalez, and Katie Willar. The Challenge Day Program is a powerful, high-energy program in which...

One School, One Story Program

Submitted by Rebekah Tierney, Daphne Fay, Allyson McHugh, Emilie Perna. Each year, all students, faculty, and staff members read one common text....

Fitzgerald Robotics and Coding

Submitted by Jennifer Santillio This is a coding and engineering program for students in Grades 3-5, designed to amplify students’ curiosity, and...

Book Buddies @ Whittemore School

Submitted by 5th grade ELA and kindergarten teachers. This project will bring 5th grade students and kindergarten students together to build knowledge...

Playworks at Plympton School

Submitted by Stephen Duffy During the 2018-2019 school year, the Plympton School will implement the Playworks Team-Up recess program.   Playworks is a...