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Watertown High School offers a dynamic learning environment with very favorable class sizes, a rigorous curriculum, and a wide variety of interesting and enriching electives. We offer over 30 different clubs each year, driven by student requests and interests, and often designed by our students. WHS has a competitive athletic program which is comprised of 26 athletic teams, many of which have garnered state and/or national recognition.  Located in the greater Boston area, Watertown High School currently has 660 students, which empowers personalized learning for all. Watertown High School students explore and shape the world around them through a variety of innovative learning experiences, leadership opportunities and partnerships with local businesses and colleges. Our student body is diverse, reflecting the ever-changing demographics of our community and our nation. 


R We RESPECT each other, and we respect ourselves.
E We are EMPOWERED to grow and pursue our dreams.
A We ACHIEVE as students and as well-rounded individuals.
C We aspire to CREATE something new from our knowledge and experiences.
H We HONOR our rights and responsibilities as members of this community.

Mission Statement

The mission of Watertown High School is to develop essential skills and promote civic responsibility in order to encourage lifelong learning. Our curriculum is designed to foster students' growth as creative and independent thinkers within a global community. We provide a safe, equitable, and nurturing environment in which students and faculty have the opportunity to realize their potential.


Shirley Lundberg

Associate Headmaster: 
Annmarie Boudreau

Dean of Students: 
Brian Brewer

Joie Mara

Main Office: 

50 Columbia Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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