January - Upcoming Events
January 19 - Midterm Exams
January 20 - Midterm Exams (Early-Release)
January 21- Midterm Exams (Early- Release)
January 22- Midterm Exams (Early-Release)/Quarter 2 Grades Close
January 25-28th - Dinner Theatre
January 28 - Distribution of Quarter 2 Report Cards
January 29 - Early-Release
Midterm Exams are upon us! All students will be taking midterm assessments the week of 1/19-1/22. Students should begin preparing/studying for exams now.
Please go to www.whs.winthrop.k12.ma.us to access the full exam schedule.
Ice Skating with Ms. Japser's Physical Education Classes
Pictured Below (from left to right): Alyssa Ferrara, Emma Carney, Liz McDuffee, Amanda Kokoneshi, Regi Musai, Blinere Bytyqi, Lacey Scott, Ana-Maria DeJesus, Ms. Jasper
Grade 8 Science Students conduct Ice-Cream Experiment with Mr. Davis
This was a great experiment and ALL of the students seemed to enjoy the process.
Mrs. Boyajian's students go Shopping and Meet Santa
Pictured below: Mentor Danielle Carney, student Helena Schriebman, SANTA, student Megan Barry, student Rufo Barriga, Mentor Courtney Mcswiney, and student Christopher Murphy.
Students give to Families of Project Bethlehem
Thanks to Mr. Nickerson's Period 2 Senior Spanish class and all other classes who helped donate to families in need. Our donations helped 50 people from 8 different families celebrate the holiday season! Great job and thanks to the students and faculty at WHS for their kindness and generosity!
Staff Profile: Dan Toulouse - Lead Teacher - English Department
College: Umass Amherst. Masters from Lesley
Pets: My son has three fish, named Halloween, St. Patrick's Day, and Valentine's Day.
Favorite Song: "Use Me" by Bill Withers
Favorite show: Idiot Abroad
Why did you become a teacher: I became an English teacher because I really like working with young people and exploring the written word.
Dream Home: Somewhere in the islands.
Dream Vacation: Mediterranean cruise.
Other jobs: I've been teaching pretty much since I graduated college, but I had lots of summer jobs, including working in a cemetery, doing construction, and working in a greenhouse.
Proudest Moment: The birth of my son.
Viking Longship Students Refinish Original Viking Boat
Original Viking Boat
The students in the Viking Longships class hard at work prepping the boat for display at the new school.
The more recently built Viking Pram is now on display in the lobby of the current High School.