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About Us

Watertown Middle School serves a diverse community of five hundred and sixty students in grades 6-8 north west of Boston Massachusetts. Founded in 1922 and rooted in the historic traditions of the Commonwealth, Watertown Middle School provides an education filled with excellence, equity and a community that fosters caring and collaborative relationships. Our dedicated and professional faculty and staff provide an intimate ratio of ten students to every teacher. As a school with twenty plus languages spoken under our roof, we are proud of our diverse population and have a strong tradition of community service.

                                                                     WMS Mission Statement

The Watertown Middle School, in partnership with families and the community, provides a supportive and challenging learning environment where every student feels safe, respected, and valued. As a place for transition, the Middle School nurtures the development of self-esteem and the unique emotional, social, ethical and academic growth of each student.


Success - successful students who best support the success of their peers, teachers and the whole school community
Ownership - students exemplify taking responsibility for all of their actions
Achievement - students successfully achieve the challenging goals they set for themselves
Respect - students show the greatest respect for themselves and the differences around them
Service - students who have best served their school, community and country
          SOARS is the Watertown MIddle School student recipe for success!

Principal: Donna K. Martin

Assistant Principal
: Jason DelPorto

Nurse:  Michelle Laracy

68 Waverley Avenue
Watertown, MA 02472
617 926-7783 (phone)
617 926-5407 (fax)
617 924-4125 (nurse fax)

School hours 8:30-3:00
Office hours 7:30-4:30
Early Release Hours 8:30-12:30

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