School-Located Influenza Clinics

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The Worcester Public School Department of Nursing in coordination with the Worcester Department of Public Health will be holding Flu Clinics in all schools throughout the district during school hours. These clinics will take place during the weeks of October 19 - October 30. We invite all students to participate in this citywide flu vaccination initiative. A parent/guardian does not need to be present for your child to receive this vaccine but you are welcome to attend if you choose.

International Walk to School Day

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Worcester Public Schools are celebrating International Walk to School Day. Join us in celebrating this national event by walking to school on Wednesday, October 7th!

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (All day)

City Unveils PSAs Targeting Opioid Epidemic

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Officials, parents, Worcester Bravehearts, and recovering addicts team up to deliver powerful messages

Worcester, MA – A series of 13 city-produced public service announcements, targeting the opioid epidemic facing Worcester, the state and the rest of the nation, will begin airing this week on cable television and social media.

Day of Honor - Medal of Honor Recipients Visit WTHS

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Medal of Honor recipients Colonel Gordon R. Roberts and Staff Sergeant Ty M. Carter addressed an enthusiastic audience at Worcester Technical High School on 9/16/15. Colonel Roberts is a medal recipient from the Vietnam era, and Staff Sergeant Carter more recently in Afghanistan.

2015-2016 Scholarship and Financial Aid Book

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In order to support parents and students with the rising cost of college, the Worcester Public Schools annually compiles a directory of scholarships available for Worcester area students. We recommend that you take time to carefully review this publication to select scholarship possibilities that match your current needs and interests.

Medical Office Services Training Program

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Worcester Public Schools NightLife is offering this 15-week comprehensive training and externship program.

ACT Program Receives $10,000 Anonymous Donation

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The Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. (WEDF) has received a $10,000 donation from an anonymous donor to support the innovative therapy dogs program that is being implemented in the Academic Center for Transition (ACT) program at Chandler Magnet Elementary School. This is the second donation received by this donor to support this program.

WPS Offering FREE Breakfast & Lunch to ALL Students

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Your Child Can Eat Breakfast and Lunch for FREE at school!

As part of the 2010 Healthy and Hunger-Free Kids Act, Worcester, along with other districts, will begin offering free meals to all students this school year.  For parents, that means no more forms to fill out, no online meal account to remember, no last minute scramble for change before the bus, and no more lunchboxes to pack.  All students can eat for free! 

2015 - 2016 School Bus Routes

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As we prepare for the 2015 -2016 school year, we are pleased to inform you that the regular school bus routes for those students who qualify for transportation have been posted.

If you should have any question, please call your child’s school.


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