Celebration of Student Writing

Celebration of Student Writing gifts

Worcester Public Schools students published in It’s Lit! were honored on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Durkin Administration Building. It's Lit! is an annual celebration of student writing and all students in preschool through Grade 12 were encouraged to submit original, not previously published creative works such as poems, memoirs, and short stories.

39th Annual Mini Olympics

Mini Olympics Winners

The 39th Annual Mini Olympics was held June 1, 2016 at Commerce Bank Field at Foley Stadium.

59th Annual Arts Festival

Arts Festival Save the Date Art

It's time for our annual celebration of the arts in the Worcester Public Schools! We hope you will join us and celebrate the amazing work and dedication of the students and teachers from throughout our City!

Opening Day, Friday, May 6th at the Worcester Public Library, Salem Square

2016 Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week

2016 Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week Card

Event Date(s): 
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 4:00am to Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 4:00am

Columbus Park Students Visit Clark University

Clark University seal

The week before April vacation, 4th and 5th grade students from Columbus Park Preparatory School visited Clark University to learn about Leadership, Working Hard and College Opportunities.

April Vacation Week Activities at WPL

Worcester Public Library logo

The Worcester Public Library has a variety of special events and programs planned for school vacation week at the Main Library from Tuesday, April 19 to Saturday, April 23.

Clark University Runs with Columbus Park

Clark double knights

The 1st annual 5k fun run/walk, CLARK RUNS WITH COLUMBUS PARK, takes place at Clark University in Worcester, MA.

Event Date(s): 
Sunday, April 24, 2016 - 1:00pm

2016 WPS Science and Engineering Fair

lab with teacher and students

The Worcester Public Schools Science Fair is now playing on WEA-TV 11, Channel 191. You can also stream our future scientists and inventors in action, on demand.

Columbus Park Has Heart

Columbus Park students spelling HEART

In honor of Heart Health awareness month, CPPA students were treated to an AVID guest lecture by Dr. Brigid Carlson, Cardiologist at UMASS on Friday, Frebruary 26th. Students in grades 4-6 learned how to take their pulse and saw actual video of Dr. Carlson inserting a stent into a blocked artery. The whole school wore red.

AAS Brings "Isaiah Thomas" Into All Fifth Grade Classrooms

Isaiah Thomas

The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) will bring Worcester’s revolutionary war hero Isaiah Thomas, as portrayed by professional actor Neil Gustafson, into every fifth-grade classroom in the Worcester Public Schools with an educational program entitled Isaiah Thomas – Patriot Printer. Isaiah Thomas founded AAS in 1812 as the first national historical organization. The program is currently touring to 33 schools and will reach approximately 1,800 students. Isaiah Thomas – Patriot Printer also comprises online resources, including lesson plans developed by teachers and digital copies of historic images and documents found in the AAS collections.

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