617 Lexington Street
Waltham, Massachusetts 02452
Map of Waltham High School
Phone:  781-314-5440
Fax:  781-647-0309
Web Site:  http://www.walthampublicschools.org/WHS/index.cfm


9th - 12th
Enrollment:  Not provided
Setting:  Not provided
District:  Waltham Public Schools

Welcome to Waltham High School!
Mission Statement

The mission of Waltham High School is to provide a safe, supportive learning environment that fosters academic achievement and the physical and emotional well-being of all students within our diverse urban community. We promote a standards-based curriculum with the goal of proficiency for all students. As a comprehensive high school, we value the exploration of both the fine and practical arts and the examination of a wide range of career and technical education pathways. We strive to develop contributing citizens who are aware of their rights and responsibilities in a democratic society.

Academic Expectations Rubric for Academic Expectations

1. Communicate clearly and effectively.
2. Read, write, and listen for understanding.
3. Apply analytical, critical, and creative thinking skills.
4. Effectively apply technology.
5. Solve problems effectively.

Social/Civic Expectations

1. Value community and diversity.
2. Advocate for self and others.
3. Set goals.
4. Demonstrate an understanding of physical and emotional wellness.
5. Exhibit responsible citizenship.