Celebrate National School Lunch Week!!!

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Celebrate with the BOUNTY of Massachusetts grown fresh fruits and vegetables served with FREE BREAKFAST AND FREE LUNCH FOR ALL STUDENTS every day!

Did you know your Child Can Eat Breakfast and Lunch for FREE at school?

Worcester NAACP Education Forum


This FREE Workshop is open to all WPS students and families on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Topics Include Keeping Our Students Safe, Supporting Students With Special Needs: (ESL, IEP), Helping Our Students Succeed, Taking Control of Your Student's Education, and Creating a Pipeline of Minority Teachers.

5K Color Run

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This event is a fundraiser benefiting the Worcester Public Library’s Bookmobile, Lilly. Lilly is stocked with over 2,500 children’s books, technology and other items. Lilly will visit over 32 Worcester Public elementary schools, as well as private and charter schools during the school year.

Worcester Arts for All Meeting

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Arts|Learning, MASSCreative, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and Boston Public Schools, with funding from the Americans for the Arts, are working together to establish arts education as integral to every school district’s curriculum by:

College Readiness Program for Low-Income Students

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The Worcester Public Library is partnering with Bottom Line to provide college readiness support to low-income students in the Worcester area. The programs are designed to help students navigate the admissions and financial aid process.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

School-Located Influenza Clinics

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The Worcester Public School Department of Nursing in coordination with the Worcester Department of Public Health will be holding Flu Clinics in all schools throughout the district during school hours. These clinics will take place during the weeks of October 19 - October 30. We invite all students to participate in this citywide flu vaccination initiative. A parent/guardian does not need to be present for your child to receive this vaccine but you are welcome to attend if you choose.

International Walk to School Day

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Worcester Public Schools are celebrating International Walk to School Day. Join us in celebrating this national event by walking to school on Wednesday, October 7th!

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (All day)

City Unveils PSAs Targeting Opioid Epidemic

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Officials, parents, Worcester Bravehearts, and recovering addicts team up to deliver powerful messages

Worcester, MA – A series of 13 city-produced public service announcements, targeting the opioid epidemic facing Worcester, the state and the rest of the nation, will begin airing this week on cable television and social media.

Day of Honor - Medal of Honor Recipients Visit WTHS

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Medal of Honor recipients Colonel Gordon R. Roberts and Staff Sergeant Ty M. Carter addressed an enthusiastic audience at Worcester Technical High School on 9/16/15. Colonel Roberts is a medal recipient from the Vietnam era, and Staff Sergeant Carter more recently in Afghanistan.


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