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MASC Holds Annual Unified Bocce Tournament

Every year, the Massachusetts Association of Student Councils holds an annual unified bocce tournament. This year’s tournament was held at Rockland High School, on Sunday, January 29, raising money for the Special Olympics. Walpole High School’s student council brought 12 participants, including Student Council President Michael Timson and Vice President […]

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WHS AP Scores Pass State Average

   Walpole High School students’ Advanced Placement (AP) exam scores surpassed the state average in the 2015-2016 school year. The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (MDESE) reported that a total of 88.9 percent of tests taken at WHS scored at least a three out of five on the […]

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World News

The following briefs are all highlights from the World News section of The New York Times. For longer stories visit www.nytimes.com. U.S. Dismantles Sudan Embargo    President Obama moved to lift Sudanese trade sanctions, which were first implemented in 1997. The sanctions prohibited trade with Sudan due to the country’s […]

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Obituary: Edward Joseph Leitz

   Former Walpole High School Biology and Marine Science teacher Edward Joseph Leitz died due to a genetic liver disease on the night of Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016 at the  age of 36. Leitz taught at Walpole High for over 10 years after starting in the 2003-2004 school year and […]