Waterbury Career Academy
Students at Wilby High School.
Gilmartin Elementary School student receives LEGO Replay box.
Crosby LifeSmarts Team
Students at Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School participate in International Day.
Students perform at Waterbury Arts Magnet School.
Carrington Elementary School students attend school assembly.
WPS and Post University launch Early College High School.
Student athletes at Waterbury Career Academy.
Students put on a production of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' at Waterbury Arts Magnet School.


Board of Education Notice- April 15, 2021

The Board of Education Meeting for Thursday, April 15, 2021 will be broadcast live on the City of Waterbury’s Government Access Channel (Comcast Channel 96 and Frontier Channel 6096), streamed live on YouTube at https://youtu.be/v2K1CordkJM or listened to via teleconference by calling 1-701-802-5303 with access code 7755337.

**If you wish to address the Board during the public portion of the meeting please call the number above between 6:00 and 6:15 p.m. and provide your name, address and phone number. You will then need to participate via teleconference at 6:30 p.m. The Board President will call upon you to address the Board during the public speaking portion of the meeting.*


WPS International School Application NOW OPEN...APPLY TODAY!

We are delighted to announce that the application for the International School is now open. The Pre-K through 8 school will open for the 2021-2022 school year. The school will offer students the opportunity to become biliterate in English and Spanish, develop cross-cultural competency and attain high levels of academic achievement. 

To hear more about the school, watch the information session here.

To learn more about the school and apply, click here.

Application Deadline: Friday, April 16

Interim School Lead: Ms. Diurca Tomasella

Ms. Diurca Tomasella


Waterbury Public Schools...Come and Inspire with Us

Waterbury Public Schools is an extraordinary place to learn and teach. At the heart of our educational institution are tremendous people with a shared commitment to give our children the best education and opportunities possible from Pre-K through post-secondary. Come and inspire with us!

WPS Spring Recruitment Schedule

The Spring University College Career and Recruitment Season is underway! Waterbury Public Schools' Talent Office will be participating in several fairs throughout the season. We hope to see you!

WPS 2021 Job Fairs

Waterbury Public Schools Announces 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year
WPS Establishes Reimagining Education Think Tank

Since March of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has challenged school systems around the world. Waterbury Public Schools is committed to the time and effort necessary to reflect, redesign and reimagine our education system to best meet the needs of our students. With that in mind, we are engaging our school staff, community partners and city officials to reimagine education in Waterbury with the creation of a think tank.

To watch the information session click HERE.

For an overview of the information sessions click HERE.

To share your feedback, please participate in the Thoughtexchange HERE.

Kindergarten Registration for 2021-2022 School Year Open

Registration for all Waterbury children entering Kindergarten in September 2021 is open. For additional information, a detailed scheduled and to register, click here.

Pre-K Registration for 2021-2022 School Year Open

The Office of Early Childhood continues to enroll children entering Pre-K for the 2020-2021 school year. Enrollment for the 2021-2022 school year will open on March 1 and close on June 15.

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Phone: (203) 574-8000

Fax: (203) 574-8010