At the Butterfly Garden at Sprague, paid for by a Ruth S Walter grant, 2nd grade teacher Lisa Mortarelli releases a butterfly

WHS teacher Chad Weirick plays music from George Gershwin following the dedication of the new piano at the High School funded through POPS and WEF's Pave the Plaza campaign

Students plant seedlings in the Sprague Gardens, funded by WEF, on Sprague school’s “Give Back Day"

Sprague students proudly display their completed projects during an after-school activity designed to engage students, K-5, in the construction of models using LEGOS Robotics funded by WEF to enhance the knowledge of engineering principles.

WEF purchased a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) kit for Doug Brown at WHS. A student uses the kit on cheek cells to separate DNA from other cellular matter in an attempt to amplify a gene that may be linked to "risk-taking."

Thank You Notes

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WellesleySTEM UMASS Lowell Engineers test the baseballs and bats used in the MLB. Learn how high-speed air cannons are used to measure their performance.
WellesleySTEM Congratulations to the Brain Stormers for advancing to the FIRST Lego League State Competition! Good Luck this weekend at WPI!!! @FIRSTweets
WellesleySTEM Visit RUSS - the Remote Underwater Surveillance System to see how RUSS is making a difference with water quality in urban waterways.
WellesleySTEM EXPO announces Bass Bay Community College will bring Lazer Maze...Come see what you can do using Mirrors and a Laser Beam! #STEMEXPO #laser
WellesleySTEM "Here,There,&Everywhere" NASA exhibit connects cross-cutting science, in Earth & planetary sciences & astrophysics, with everyday phenomena.


2015 Wellesley STEM EXPO is COMING! Sat, March 28, 2015
Be part of the 2015 Wellesley STEM Expo! We are signing up exhibitors now.

See how Wellesley High School was transformed into a science museum last spring!

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Recent News

Bates PTO wins 25th Spelling Bee!
Congrats to the Bates PTO "Minions" on winning this year's Bee by spelling "LAPIDARIAN" correctly.

bee color circle - screen use


Announcing new Superintendent's Advisory Committees
WEF and the Wellesley Public Schools are partnering to create four high-level Superintendent's Advisory Committees that will advise and support the implementation of key areas of the school district’s strategic plan.