Watertown High School (Massachusetts)
Watertown High School is the local high school, built in 1925, for Watertown, Massachusetts, United States. The school is home to the Watertown Raiders, who are best known for their varsity field hockey and boys' basketball programs. Watertown's colors are black and red. The school newspaper is the Raider Times . On May 8, 1930, ex-President Calvin Coolidge was received at the school as town celebrated its 300th anniversary. As a part of the celebration, a national radio program was broadcast from the high school marking the momentous anniversary.
|Watertown High School|
50 Columbia Street
|Type||Public high school|
|School district||Watertown Public Schools|
|Teaching staff||69.6 (2018–19)|
|Student to teacher ratio||9.5∶1 (2018–19)|
|Last updated: May 10, 2019|
Watertown High has brought home several sports championships, as well as the state championships of 2007, 2009 and 2018 for boys' basketball. Watertown has had many state, Middlesex, and Division II championships from girls field hockey. Girls field hockey won the state tournament against Oakmont Regional High School in 2009; the final score was 1–0. They also beat Auburn in 2010 (1-0) and Oakmont again in 2011 (3-2). Watertown boys' hockey won the Division III State Championship in 2015. On October 21, 2015, the girls' field hockey team set a new high school national record by winning their 154th consecutive game.
This article's list of alumni may not follow Wikipedia's verifiability policy. (April 2019)
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- "2017–18 SAT Performance Statewide Report". Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Retrieved December 6, 2018.
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- Esmet. "Welcome to Watertown Public Schools". Retrieved April 7, 2016.
- Raider Times https://raidertimes.com/. Retrieved December 19, 2019. Missing or empty
- "Watertown to Radio Tercentenary Program: Nation-Wide Hookup Tomorrow with Ex-President Coolidge Patricipating in Exercises," Boston Globe, May 7, 1930, p. 11.
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- "Watertown High School Field Hockey Breaks National Record". Retrieved October 28, 2015.
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