MESSAGE FROM THE PTSO PRESIDENTS 

We hope everyone had a safe and Happy Thanksgiving and has enjoyed the first snow fall of the season!

The PTSO website has been updated to reflect upcoming PTSO meetings.  Please check it out and mark for your calendars for our joint meeting with the WMS PTO in Boston in January, our meetings on course selections in late January/early February and the movie  "If Only" on drug addiction in March.

As always, please reach out to us at  whsptsopres@gmail.com with any questions, comments and/or concerns

Connie Burton & Andra Jensen
WHS PTSO Co-Presidents 2019-2020
UPCOMING EVENTS/DATES 

November 27th -- All School Breakfast -- If you help out with a contribution, please sign up here.

December 2019
  • 4th - Early Release 
  • 5th - The Dangers of Vaping @ 7pm, Wellesley Middle School 
  • 10th - Winter Band & Orchestra Concert
  • 13th - Guidance Coffee at 9am in Faculty Dining Room
  • 19th - Choral Concert
The  following  is just a sample of all the events on the calendar. Click here  to see the whole calendar.  
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HELP Needed --   

On the upcoming early release day -- Wednesday, December 4th -- the middle school and high school are coming together for a Professional Day.  If you can help, we are looking for parents to contribute a treat or seltzers for the lunch.  If you can help out, please let us know.  Here is a link to the sign up genius.  Thank you in advance!!!  


   
The Wellesley Scholarship Foundation (WSF) is now accepting applications for scholarship funding for the 2020-2021 academic year.  The application deadline is March 1, 2020. 
To learn more about their scholarship program, please visit WSF website here.
 
Panel Discussion on The Dangers of Vaping 

The Wellesley Middle School PTO will be sponsoring a panel discussion on the Dangers of Vaping on Thursday, December 5th at 7pm in the Middle School Auditorium.   The guest speaker is Dr. Lester Hartman, Medical Home Director, Westwood-Mansfield Pediatrics.  Mark Ito, WMS Principal and Jaime Chisum, WHS Principal, as well as other WMS and WHS staff, will also be in attendance to discuss the issue.  All are invited and welcome to attend what will be an informative discussion.  For more information, please click here.   
The Wellesley Cotillion -- January 4, 2020

Invitations have been mailed for the 2020 Wellesley Cotillion.  All Juniors & Seniors who reside in Wellesley and/or who attend Wellesley High School are invited to attend.   Cotillion information, rules & regulations, and a link to purchase tickets can be found on the Wellesley Cotillion website: www.wellesleycotillion.org.

Tickets are $125 each and include luxury, round-trip transportation, music, dancing, refreshments, and so much more. Guests must ride to/from the event via the luxury motor coach service provided by Cotillion organizers. Tickets are ONLY available for purchase in advance. Registration closes on December 30th, or earlier, if all 800 tickets are sold.

The event is organized and executed solely by parent-volunteers and is not affiliated in any way with the Wellesley Public Schools.  Adults interested in volunteering may visit the Cotillion Website and look for the link to volunteer.  

Follow the Wellesley Cotillion on Facebook:  www.facebook.com/WellesleyCotillion to receive up-to-the-minute updates & post-event photos.

Wellesley Cotillion Co-Chairs, Linda Messore, Sarah Greene, Kate Yen 

Cotillion organizers are committed to ensuring that financial constraints are never a barrier to participation at Cotillion. Financial assistance is available for tickets, tux rental, and purchases of formal attire. Male and female guests who are under-resourced may send confidential inquiries to Tinea Rochelle at  wellesleycotillion@gmail.com or  rochelle.tinea6@gmail.com