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Posted Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 

Holidays on Main in Old Wethersfield - Thursday December 1st (5pm-9pm)


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Posted Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 
This past week, after school, staff got together and participated in a team building challenge.  The challenge was competitive and as you can see from our photos, many staff took it VERY seriously.  At Webb, we believe in the essence of team and we feel that if we can continue to enhance our relationships as adults we will greatly benefit our children.  This was another great day at Webb!
Posted Friday, Nov 18, 2016 

On Thursday November 17th, outstanding students, support staff, and parents in the Wethersfield Public Schools were recognized for their special accomplishments and contributions. 

Photo Slideshow:  http://www.wethersfield.k12.ct.us/cf_media/index.cfm?g=362

Program Brochure:  http://tinyurl.com/wpsrecognitionbrochure

 

 

Posted Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 

Today, fifth graders from Charles Wright Elementary wrapped up their Thanksgiving food drive to benefit social services. Students have been collecting food and monetary donations from the school community for over 2 weeks. The students packed 19 boxes with food to make the Thanksgiving dinners for local families and collected $235.

Photos:

https://www.facebook.com/wethersfieldschools/posts/1163168907106121

Posted Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 
187 photos from October 18th through November 14th

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 
As statewide assessments have changed, Wethersfield High School has developed different ways to address standardized testing.  Several teachers and administrators have attended SAT workshops sponsored by the State Department of Education, Connecticut Association of Schools, and the College Board.  They have brought their knowledge of the new SAT to the faculty at Wethersfield High School. 
Every month, each department meets and focuses on how to best support student learning with SAT preparation. Professional Development throughout 2016-2017 has focused on preparing teachers for SAT practice and administration. Teacher practice goals focus on preparing students for the SAT.  Teacher-created SAT practice activities, using tools and resources like Google Forms and Khan Academy, have allowed for frequent student practice.  Throughout the school year, students take practice tests for the PSAT and SAT using College Board booklets. 
Wethersfield High School administers the College Board Suite of Assessments.  In the fall of 2016, grade 11 students took the PSAT.  In the spring of 2017, grade 9 students will take the PSAT 8/9, and grade 10 students will take the PSAT 10.  Grade 11 students will take the SAT in the spring of 2017 as well. Taking the PSAT in grades 9, 10, and 11 will allow students to see and track their progress.  Teachers encourage students to use the resources provided by the College Board and Khan Academy to understand the areas that need improvement and practice.  The teacher and student preparation has supported overall student learning.
Stephanie McKenna
English Teacher
English Department Liaison

Posted Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 

Fifth graders at Charles Wright Elementary launched our Thanksgiving food drive at the school-wide Town Meeting on Friday, October 28. Fifth graders organized a goods and funds drive to benefit social services. Students are practicing civic duty in giving back to the Wethersfield community.  

Video:

https://www.facebook.com/wethersfieldschools/posts/1149180481838297

Photos:

https://www.facebook.com/wethersfieldschools/posts/1149186541837691

Posted Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 

The Wethersfield High School Business Department has just published its “Fall, 2016” newsletter: WHS Business Headlines.  It highlights curriculum and events happening in all of the WHS business courses and in the DECA marketing club.  In the newsletter, you will also find links to the business teachers’ websites and links to club information. 

It’s a great way to stay up to date with the WHS Business Department!

Mrs. Griswold, Mr. Palazzo and Mrs. Ricardi

View WHS Business Headlines here: http://tinyurl.com/whsfall16


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