Kindergarten Registration Information
Next fall the HWRSD will welcome the class of 2032 to kindergarten. The HWRSD’s annual Kindergarten Information Night will be held on Monday, March 18th at 6:30 PM at the Buker Elementary School. Registration will be held at the HWRSD District Offices, 5 School St., Wenham on Monday April 1st through Friday April 5th from 9:00 AM to noon. Additionally, registrations will be taken from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Wednesday, April 6th. Registration information and the required forms are available on the District Website. (www.hwschools.net)
Congratulations to Our Globe Scholastic Award Winners
The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Visual Arts and English Departments are proud to announce that our students have received two gold keys, six silver keys and eight honorable mentions in the 2019 Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in the United States. Gold Key works will automatically advance to national judging and will be considered for national awards. Gold Key work is currently being reviewed at the national level in New York City by panels of creative professionals. National Medalists selected by these panelists will be announced on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Gold Key award-winning work will be exhibited at the Massachusetts Scholastic Art and Writing Awards regional exhibition at Breed Memorial Hall, Tufts University, from March 16 through March 25.
Visual Arts: At Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Violette Holbrook received a gold key. Aidan Heney, Makenzie Liphardt, and YueYan Zhang received silver keys. Miranda Boyd, Margaret Brown, Lily Cassidy, Annabel Howley and Olivia Malloy received honorable mentions. At Miles River Middle School Maya Beach received two honorable mentions.
English: At Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Nidihi Pillai received a gold key and an honorable mention. Megan Amero received a silver key and Nora Sullivan-Horner received two silver keys.
To see the student artwork please visit: hwfinearts.blogspot.com
HWRSD Winter Athletes in Action
Congratulations to Boy’s Basketball! The team qualified for their 13th straight post season this past weekend. The Boy’s Basketball team will play for at least a share of the CAL Baker Title on February 14th.
Congratulation to Calvin Dalton, an HW Student-Athlete who wrestles with Salem. Calvin won an individual Sectional Championship in the 113 pound weight class this past weekend.
School Committee Nomination Papers due February 25
Nomination papers for three open seats on the HW School Committee are available at the Superintendent’s Office, 5 School Street, Wenham. The papers must be returned with at least 40 registered voters’ signatures from the Towns of Hamilton and/or Wenham on or before 5:00 PM on Monday, February 25, 2019. Signatures will be verified from the voters’ list of the Towns of Hamilton & Wenham by Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The candidate must bring their nomination papers to their respective Town Clerk to be certified that they the candidate is a registered voter prior to gathering at least 40 registered voter signatures from either town. If you have any questions, please call Donna Bunk @ 978-626-0821.