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Worcester Public Schools students shine! … and Stevie!


The WPS Science and Engineering Fair

The WPS Science and Engineering Fair will be held on Thursday, March 10

at the EcoTarium, Harrington Way

Grades 5 and 6 will exhibit in the Auditorium

Grades 7 – 12 will exhibit in the Planetarium. 

A public showing of the projects will take place from 5:30-6:30 pm. 

Awards will begin at 6:30 pm.

Pizza and bottled water will be sold ($1.50 each) from 5:30 to 6:15pm. 


WPS Students’ Visual Arts Magnet Show

Students from the Burncoat Magnet Visual Arts Program continue to collaborate and create by pushing boundaries of imagination and ingenuity.

By exploring multiple mediums, these young artists have interpreted many manifestations of the color blue.

Students from the Visual Arts Magnet, Worcester Arts Magnet, Burncoat Middle  School and Burncoat High School will hold an opening reception of their show titled, Blue …

March 10, from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

… on the first floor of Worcester City Hall, Main Street.

The show will remain open for public viewing from March 8 – March 29



Students across the district celebrated Read Across America day with special events throughout each classroom!

The Cat in the Hat even visited Midland Street School where the entire staff sported “Thing 1 or Thing 2” shirts.

For teachers and social workers:


At Boston University

The Boston University School of Social Work Equity and Inclusion Committee in partnership with our Professional Education Programs and Alumni Association invite you to join us for a special screening of Refugee Kids: One Small School Takes on the World.

It is a short documentary that follows students at a New York City summer program for children seeking asylum from the world’s most volatile conflicts. 


Refreshments at 5:30 p.m.

Film screening and discussion with filmmakers, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Boston University College of Arts and Sciences, Room 522

Two social work continuing education credits will be available at no cost.

Lilac at the end of our work day; we’re all enjoying music, here at the Ward Street shack!