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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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Updates for Schools Affected by COVID-19 from College Board

For information on the AP Exam schedule and how to take the exams please click the link below:


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.

Support Staff

If you are or have a student that currently attends WAMS and is in need of support and/or community resources please email your name and contact information to one of the following. 

Kiley Lombardo, School Social Worker


Mike Fabrizio, School Psychologist

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
March 26, 2020- Update from Superintendent Ruffin Regarding Distance Learning
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Waterbury Arts Magnet School
16 South Elm Street
Waterbury, CT 06706
Phone: 203.573.6300

Fax: 203.573.6325