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    Waterbury Public Schools is closed through, at least, April 20 amid Coronavirus concerns. For additional information regarding the closure click here. To get started with Distance Learning, click here.

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April 2, 2020-A Video Message from Dr. Ruffin
April 1, 2020- Update from Superintendent Ruffin on Distance Learning Launch
COVID-19 Closure: Meal Service and Distance Learning

Breakfast and lunch can be picked up at any one of the 25 schools between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Students and parents may pick up meals from the school site most convenient to their home even if their child is not enrolled in that school. Click here for a full list of the locations.

     *Please note: For students who do not have access to the online learning plan, supplemental learning materials for Pre-K through 12th grade are also available at each location.

To access the District's Distance Learning Plan, click here.

Internet Access: The Governor’s Office has compiled a comprehensive list of Internet providers offering various packages and offers to help get Connecticut residents online and stay connected.

For a complete list of providers offering online access in various ways, click here.

March 31, 2020- Update from Superintendent Ruffin After Additional WPS Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
March 29, 2020- Update from Superintendent Ruffin After Two WPS Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Resource for West Side families from the Guidance Department

The West Side Middle School Guidance Department has created a Google classroom in order to provide resources for our families during the closure!

Class join code: pfpsona

Google Classroom home page link: Google Classroom

Please watch the video below if you are new to the process of Google Classroom!



March 26, 2020- Update from Superintendent Ruffin Regarding Distance Learning
March 23, 2020- COVID-19 Update from Superintendent Ruffin Regarding School Closure Extension
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West Side Middle School
483 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
Phone: 203.574.8120

Fax: 203.574.8130