• Alert: Closed January 22, 2019. Due to the weather, Waterbury Public Schools will be closed. Las escuelas públicas de Waterbury estarán cerradas debido a las condiciones del tiempo. Për shkak të kushteve të motit, Shkollat Publike të Waterbury do të jenë të mbyllura.
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Chase Building, Spring 2015

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Our Twitter account is @WaterburySchool

Our Facebook account is https://www.facebook.com/waterburyctpublicschools/

New Year Begins with New Staff in Place

January 14, 2019 - Superintendent of Schools Dr. Verna Ruffin (standing) welcomed new staff to her Cabinet today, where the discussion immediately focused on student learning. New staff (or staff in new positions) include Dr. Gregory Rodriguez, Deputy Superintendent; Mr. William F. Clark, Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Tonya Biles, Supervisor of Pupil Personnel, and Jacqueline Davis, District Climate and Attendance Coordinator. Two CT State Department of Education officials helped provide guidance: Leslie Carson, Turnaround Office, and Ajit Gopalakrishnan, Bureau Chief of the Performance Office. 

cabinet meeting 

 

Filmmaker Documents Waterbury Students Learning to Read

Harvey Hubbell, filmmaker, is filming a documentary in Waterbury about the systems/practices we use to teach reading. This link will bring you to the first 7 episodes. They are only a few minutes each. 

https://www.seedling.tv/

Kindergarten Registration
  • All Kindergarten registrations will be processed ONLY at the Waterbury Family Intake Center at One Jefferson Square on the first floor.
  • Registration hours are from 8:15 am until 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday for children who will be 5 years old on or before January 1, 2020.
  • If a language other than English is spoken in the home, then the child MUST be present at the time of registration.
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  • Todas las Registraciones para kindergarten serán procesadas SOLAMENTE en el Family Intake Center de Waterbury localizado en el primer piso de one Jefferson Square. 

  • El horario de registración es de 8:15 hasta las 2:30 pm, lunes a viernes para niños que tengan 5 años de edad en o antes del 1ro  de enero de 2020

  • Si en su casa se habla otro idioma distinto al Inglés, su niño/a DEBE estar presente para la  Registración. 

For more information including registration dates, please click here - English / Spanish

Maloney and Rotella Lottery Information
Crosby Soccer Player

Anthony Orellana is currently a senior at Crosby High School and has been a member of the Bulldog soccer team for four years.  Anthony is arguably the best soccer player to ever don a Crosby uniform and his astounding career on the pitch has not gone unnoticed as evidenced by his numerous awards and accolades.  Anthony has led the Crosby soccer team to two NVL and state tournament berths during his playing days.  Anthony's fierce competitiveness, skill, speed and tenacity on the soccer field has been unparalleled in the annals of Crosby High's soccer history.  Anthony's historical extraordinary achievements are unmatched by any other Waterbury Public School student-athlete soccer player that has ever played the game at the high school level. 

Anthony has attained the following:

4-year Varsity starter

Captain (11, 12)

All NVL Brass Division (10)

All NVL (11,12)

NVL Player of the Year (12) (first Waterbury Public School student-athlete to receive this honor)

Pedro DeBrito Award (12) (given to the best player in city)

Class L All-State (11,12)

United Soccer Coaches Boys Soccer All New England Regional Team (12) (first Crosby player ever to receive this prestigious selection)

Anthony has a plethora of colleges recruiting him presently and he will make a decision in the spring as to where he will attend.

 

Lightbulb Activity

Fourth grade students at Sprague School enjoyed learning during a hands-on lightbulb activity. 

lighthouse activity

PreK Registration

REGISTRATION CONTINUES

                                                                      8:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. 

 

WE WILL BEGIN TAKING REGISTRATION FOR 3 YEAR OLDS ON JANUARY 2, 2019- FEBRUARY 28,2019.

WE WILL BEGIN TAKING REGISTRATION FOR 4 YEAR OLS ON MARCH 1, 2019-MAY 31, 2019

 

    YOU MAY NOW DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION and INCOME VERIFICATION FORMS

    PLACEMENT WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED UNTIL ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS ARE RECEIVED

IT IS FLU SEASON, SO ALL INCOMING STUDENTS MUST HAVE THEIR FLU SHOT BEFORE ENTERING SCHOOL

*REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Address
  • Income Verification- Paystubs / W2 /1040FORM/ DSS / SSI-WORK SHEET/STATE BENEFIT LETTER/CHILD SUPPORT DOCUMENTATION.
  • Updated Health Physical and Immunization record including Lead with result
  • Flu shot
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Waterbury Public Schools
236 Grand Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
Phone: (203) 574-8000

Fax: (203) 574-8010