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You Snooze, You Win: APP Recommends Delaying Start Times of Classes for Teens to Combat Sleep Deprivation

You Snooze, You Win: APP Recommends Delaying Start Times of Classes for Teens to Combat Sleep Deprivation

The American Academy of Pediatrics is drawing connections between school hours and teen sleep deprivation.

Community Meeting About Wyman-Hurld Elementary School Project on Monday

The public is invited to share suggestions, comments and ideas.
Massachusetts Schools Ranked No. 2 in Nation

Massachusetts Schools Ranked No. 2 in Nation

New Jersey topped WalletHub’s "Best and Worst School Systems" list.
Woburn Memorial High Chosen as BioTeach School

Woburn Memorial High Chosen as BioTeach School

Funding for this year’s BioTeach cohort comes from a $250,000 grant awarded through the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center STEM Equipment and Supplies Grant Program.
Where Do Woburn Teacher Salaries Rank in Massachusetts?

Where Do Woburn Teacher Salaries Rank in Massachusetts?

A new report by Boston Business Journal ranks school districts by teacher salary.
Woburn to Receive Money for Substance-Free Post-Prom and Post-Graduation Events

Woburn to Receive Money for Substance-Free Post-Prom and Post-Graduation Events

Funds will help defray expenses associated with these events.
$5.2 Million Budget Endorsed by Woburn School Committee

$5.2 Million Budget Endorsed by Woburn School Committee

The school budget includes many new initiatives.
Woburn High Fails to Make US News & World Report’s Rankings

Woburn High Fails to Make US News & World Report’s Rankings

The publication’s rankings included the top 63 high schools in Massachusetts.
Wyman Elementary Principal Named Finalist for Arlington Job

Wyman Elementary Principal Named Finalist for Arlington Job

The following is from the Arlington Public Schools.
Shamrock Students Work With Boston Celtics to Stamp Out Hunger

Shamrock Students Work With Boston Celtics to Stamp Out Hunger

The project was part of the Teaming Up Against Hunger Campaign.
Where Should Woburn Build a New School?

Where Should Woburn Build a New School?

City officials will seek the public's input.
Architectural Firm Will Help Woburn Decide Schools’ Fate

Architectural Firm Will Help Woburn Decide Schools’ Fate

The architectural firm will review whether the city should build an addition or renovate the two schools or whether Woburn should build a new school.
White Elementary School Hosting Family Reading Night

White Elementary School Hosting Family Reading Night

The event includes the public judging doors that were decorated by staff.
Environmental Program Inspires Elementary School Students to Think Green

Environmental Program Inspires Elementary School Students to Think Green

Change is Simple, Inc., an environmental nonprofit, is giving environmental science lessons to Woburn elementary schools.
Forum Addresses Online Risks for Youths

Forum Addresses Online Risks for Youths

The event will be held on Wednesday, March 12 at the Joyce Middle School.
Greater Lunch Enforcement Eyed at High School

Greater Lunch Enforcement Eyed at High School

Woburn’s policy says that children will not be refused a meal if they owe money, but will also not be able to choose from the full menu.