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Belmont High class of 2019 graduates  Wicked Local

With caps thrown in the air, the members of the Belmont High School Class of 2019 celebrated their graduation Sunday afternoon, with family, friends, students, ...



Belmont COA news - News  Wicked Local

The Belmont Council on Aging is located at 266 Beech St.AnnouncementsAll hands on deck! We are looking for volunteers: Volunteers are always sought for the ...



U.S. News Report ranks Belmont High School ninth best high school in the state  Wicked Local

Belmont High School was ranked number 9 on the list of best public high schools in Massachusetts and 413 on the nation-wide list, according to U.S. News ...



Belmont holds groundbreaking for new Middle and High School  Wicked Local

Chenery Middle School seventh-graders were among the VIP guests who attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Belmont Middle and High School ...



What's wrong with Belmont High School? - News  Wicked Local Belmont

Editor's note: The Belmont Citizen-Herald has made several unsuccessful attempts to reach the chairman and treasurer of Safe Schools Neighborhood, the ...



New year, new Belmont High School start times in fall 2019  Wicked Local

The School Committee voted unanimously on Dec. 18 to support a pilot program to start school later at Belmont High school for the 2019-2020 school year.



New Belmont High building will come with these new, improved features  Wicked Local

The Belmont Citizen-Herald asked the Belmont High School Building Committee to share what new features the grade seven to 12, 445100-square-foot building ...



Committee reduces costs for Belmont High School project, keeps solar panels  Wicked Local

After determining in April that the design plan for the new Belmont Middle and High School exceeded the budget by $30 million, the High School Building ...



Swastika drawn on library carpet at Belmont High School  Wicked Local

A student at Belmont High School used water from a bottle to draw a swastika on the carpeted floor of the upper library at BHS on Feb. 26 at approximately 4 ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Belmont High Promenade 2019  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School classes of 2019 and 2020 invited the community to a pre-prom reception in the auditorium at Belmont High School on May 17, 2019.



Belmont High School announces second-term honor roll  Wicked Local

The following students were named to the honor roll for the second term of the 2018-19 school year at Belmont High School: Grade 12High honors: Jason ...



Belmont High School project estimated $30 million above budget, committee needs to decide what to trim  Wicked Local

Now that the design for the grade seven to 12 high school building project has been finalized, the estimators presented the BHS Building Committee with total ...



Departing Belmont High band director reflects  Wicked Local

Belmont High School Band Director Paul Ketchen's last day on the job was June 17. The Citizen-Herald caught up with him before his departure to have him ...



Belmont High prom honors classmate with sea of yellow  Wicked Local

Yellow was the color of choice for boutonnieres and corsages worn by most of the 485 students who attended the Belmont High School Junior/Senior prom at ...



Construction Underway At New Middle and High School  The Belmontonian

A friend of Belmont Middle and High School Building Committee member Pat Brusch called shortly after 7 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18 to tell her that she could ...



Belmont High Building Committee looks to reduce project cost by $30 million  Wicked Local

Since learning that the construction costs for the new Belmont High School would exceed the $236 million budget by $30 million, the Belmont High School ...



Belmont High School announces honor roll - News  Wicked Local

Belmont High School announces its fourth quarter honor roll for the 2018-19 school year in Belmont:High honorsNinth grade: Mariam Almusalamy, Safia Aoua, ...



Belmont High School building plan changed to create more open space  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School Building Committee unanimously approved shifting the southwest wing about 17 feet west of Clay Pit Pond to create 10 more feet of ...



Meet Belmont Highs new principal  Wicked Local Belmont

Belmont Public Schools Superintendent John Phelan announced Feb. 5 Isaac Taylor has accepted the position of principal of Belmont High School. His work in ...



Former Belmont Student Named Empress Of Japan  Patch.com

Former Belmont Student Named Empress Of Japan - Belmont, MA - Empress Masako Owada graduated from Belmont High School in 1981. She was on the ...



Community meets Belmont High principal candidates  Wicked Local

There are two finalists for the Belmont High School principal position who have been introduced to the Belmont community this week. They were selected from a ...



Thesis, Capstone, And Change At Belmont High School [Video]  The Belmontonian

Photo: The 2019 award recipients of the Blacker Prize: (from left) Alexander Park (third place), Abigail Mohr (first place), Cameron Anderson (second place).



Belmont community celebrates young life lost  Wicked Local

Bouquets of yellow balloons are visible along storefronts in Belmont Center and the fence in front of Harris Field at Belmont High School. An anonymous donor ...



Early phases of construction for new Belmont high school beginning  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School Building Committee has been meeting regularly since the $$293409189 debt exclusion for the new grade seven to 12 building was ...



Meet Belmont Highs new band director  Wicked Local

Belmont High School's band director for the past five years, Paul Ketchen, is relocating to Omaha with his family. His last day was June 17. On Aug. 26, Allison ...



Belmont High boys and girls rugby teams win state championships  Wicked Local

Belmont High School coaches Kathryn McCabe and Gregory Bruce have a lot to smile about these days, especially after the BHS boys and girls rugby teams ...



Caps, Gowns and Beach Balls: Belmont High Class of '19 Graduates 305  The Belmontonian

As of 5 p.m. Sunday, June 2, the ranks of Belmont High School alumni grew by 305 when the Class of 2019 were proclaimed graduates of their new alma mater ...



Changes to come for four-school neighborhood in Belmont  Wicked Local

The Select Board meeting room was standing room only on June 13 at the High School Traffic Working Group meeting with residents from the neighboring ...



Celebrate Belmont Lacrosse  Wicked Local

Friends of Belmont Lacrosse is excited to welcome players of all ages with their families and coaches to support lacrosse in Belmont at the second annual ...



Belmont High Boys Rugby moving on to state championship June 22  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School Boys Rugby team defeated Lincoln Sudbury 31-14 on June 12 at the MIAA Division 1 Semi Final game at Harris field. They will ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Belmont High School pep rally  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School pep rally on Nov. 21 included musical chairs, a dance performance by teachers and administrators, the BHS Marauders Marching ...



Massachusetts School Building Authority approves Belmont High School project funding  Wicked Local

The Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) voted to approve funding for the Belmont High School Building Project on Aug. 29. This endorsement is ...



Meet the new part-time Belmont High assistant principal  Wicked Local

Belmont High School Special Education teacher Michael Bruno has a new role this year as the part-time assistant principal at Belmont High School.



Belmont High graduate drafted as pitcher by the Yankees  Wicked Local

Belmont High School class of 2018 graduate Nate Espelin may be on his way to becoming a professional baseball player. The New York Yankees selected him ...



Car Show to benefit cancer research  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School Car Enthusiasts Club is again hosting a charity car show 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 15 at Belmont High School. Admission is ...



What's In A Name? Plenty As New School Building To Get A Moniker  The Belmontonian

With groundbreaking for the new 7-12 grade school building just 10 weeks away, there's one thing still missing from the $295 million project. What's it called?



Construction of new Belmont High School could begin in April 2019  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School Building Committee is preparing to submit its Preferred Schematic Design to the Massachusetts School Building committee by July 11 ...



Belmont High graduate becomes empress of Japan  Wicked Local

It's not every day a Belmont High graduate becomes a princess or an empress.Masako Owada, a member of the BHS class of 1981, married Japan's Crown ...



GUEST COMMENTARY: The 7-12 school really is the least expensive solution  Wicked Local

It's a fact — high schools are expensive. I've spent months diving into the numbers on the 7-12 school project. Let me share what I've learned.$80 million state ...



Belmont High School tennis team finishes season  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School boy's varsity tennis team finished a successful season with an 11-5 regular season record. The team has qualified for the MIAA State ...



And The Name Of The New School Building Is …  The Belmontonian

Starting with 17 and then whittling the list down to three finalists, the Belmont School Committee unanimously selected a name to place on the $295 million 7-12 ...



Groundbreaking For The Belmont Middle and High School, Tuesday, May 28  The Belmontonian

After more than a decade of planning, applications, the largest debt exclusion vote in town history and dozens and dozens of public meetings, the inaugural step ...



Meet Belmont Highs new assistant principal  Wicked Local

Over the summer, the Belmont Public Schools hired a new assistant principal for Belmont High School, Daniel O'Brien. O'Brien is an experienced assistant ...



Schematic design plans for new Belmont High School taking shape  Wicked Local

If residents haven't been paying attention to the work of the Belmont High School Building Committee, they may want to start. The committee has been meeting ...



Belmont High's Empress: Class Of '81 Alum Graduates to Chrysanthemum Throne  The Belmontonian

Some high schools can boast of their alums who have become pro athletes, pop singers or movie stars while others point to those who run high tech start ups or ...



Belmont Playoff Teams Include Baseball At Home (Sort Of) And A Rugby Twofor  The Belmontonian

Baseball will be playing in Belmont, just not where you hoped they would and both Rugby squads are hosting their semifinals as a doubleheader as Belmont ...



Belmont School Committee honors 13 retirees  MetroWest Daily News

Thirteen teachers and staff of Belmont Public Schools were honored at the June 4 School Committee Meeting. Following are highlights from the resolutions read ...



If Belmont High School building project moves forward, Higginbottom Pool will close for two years  Wicked Local

If the debt exclusion to fund a new grade seven to 12 high school building in Belmont passes on Nov. 6 and the construction project moves forward, the ...



Feed Me, Seymour! Belmont High Presents 'Little Shop Of Horrors' March 21-23  The Belmontonian

For its spring musical, Belmont High School Performing Arts Company presents “Little Shop of Horrors” produced and directed by Ezra Flam. Performances will ...



How traffic will flow during and after construction  Wicked Local

June 18, the day after school lets out for the summer, will be the first official day of construction for the first phase of the grade seven to 12 Belmont High School ...



Belmont High Marauders baseball team wins Middlesex League title  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School baseball team beat Lexington 2-1 on June 1 for a share of the Librty Middlesex League Divising title. This is the third time in a row the ...



Belmont voters pass high school debt exclusion in landslide  Wicked Local

The voices of Belmont voters in support of a new grade seven to 12 school building to replace Belmont High School were heard on Nov. 6, with 76.23 percent ...



Kings Of The North: Belmont Boys' D2 Sectional Champions After Dominating North Andover  The Belmontonian

Belmont High School senior guard and co-captain Danny Yardemian said at the beginning of the 2018-19 season he didn't want to end his basketball career ...



Teammates Start GoFundMe Site To Remember Cleo  The Belmontonian

Photo: Cleo Theodoropulos (center) with her Belmont High School Field Hockey teammates before its playoff game against Masco in November 2018.



Photos: Belmont High establishes 'Coach Lyons Court' to honor Paul Lyons  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont School Committee added the name of former boys basketball coach Paul Lyons to the Wenner Field House wall to establish the “Coach Lyons ...



Touring the new high school virtually  Wicked Local

Belmont got its first glimpse inside the future high school last week, when attendees of the May 8 Belmont High School Building Committee meeting had a virtual ...



Belmont Girls' Rugby Romps In Season Opening Matches  The Belmontonian

The two-time consecutive state champions Belmont High Girls' Rugby program got down to the business of defending its crown beginning the season with a pair ...



Celebrating graduates with tropical island theme for All Night Party  Wicked Local

It truly takes a village. For the Belmont High School class of 2019 this was evident as the class celebrated their final hours together at the All Night Party held on ...



Mass. high school guard hits 12 three-pointers in playoff win  USA TODAY High School Sports

Mac Annus connected on 12-of-14 treys en route to a 38-point explosion that paced Belmont's 79-59 win in a Massachusetts North semifinal.



Race On To Improve Roads In Underwood/Hittinger Area Before High School Reopens  The Belmontonian

With about seven weeks before the start of the school year, the town is playing catch up with plans to improve travel along the new travel corridors to Belmont ...



Belmont town treasurer explains how debt exclusion for new high school will affect residents pocketbooks  Wicked Local

Town Treasurer Floyd Carman has had many inquiries about the debt exclusion for the Belmont High School Building Committee's proposed grade seven to 12 ...



Belmont Girls' Lax Ride The Wave To Thrilling OT Win In Season Opener  The Belmontonian

As the team was heading out onto the Harris Field turf for sudden death overtime, Belmont High Girls' Head Coach Kathryn Anaian called out to them: “Ride the ...



Belmont’s outstanding teachers honored  Wicked Local

The Chenery Middle School auditorium was filled with an atmosphere of delight as the Foundation for Belmont Education (FBE) presented its 2019 Outstanding ...



BHS PAC's 'Little Shop' Takes Home Two Honors At State School Musical Awards  The Belmontonian

Photo: Sammy Haines (middle) with cast mates at the MET Musical Theater Awards on Monday, June 10. The Belmont High School Performing Arts Company ...



Belmont's McCabe Named MIAA's Girls' Rugby Coach of the Year  The Belmontonian

Well, it's about time! Kathryn McCabe, who helped establish the successful and popular girls' rugby program at Belmont High School in 2015 and who led the ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Belmont boys basketball defeats Gloucester, 79-59  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School varsity boys basketball team defeated the visiting Fishermen of Gloucester High School, 79-59, in the Division 2 North semifinals at ...



Belmont Wrestling Is Up Off The Mat, Sends Three Grapplers To States  The Belmontonian

In December, a 106 pound Belmont High School freshman named Ken Kitamura brought a ray of hope to a recently down-on-its-luck sports team; he pinned his ...



Belmont's new upper assistant middle school principal coming from Newton North  Wicked Local

Chenery Middle School will have a new upper school assistant principal beginning July 1.Jodie Cohen, a science teacher at Newton North High School, has ...



New Belmont High School Debt Vote Set For Nov. 6 After Meeting OKs Design, 7-12 School  The Belmontonian

The future of a new Belmont High School will be decided on Tuesday, Nov. 6 when residents vote whether to authorize a debt exclusion for more than $200 ...



Photos: Belmont girls rugby wins D1 state championship  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School girls rugby team defeated the Warriors of Lincoln-Sudbury, 27-26, in the Division 1 state championship at Curry College, June 22, ...



'Big Number': New Belmont High School Price Tag Likely Topping $300 Million  The Belmontonian

It was always assumed a new or renovated Belmont High School would cost a pretty penny for taxpayers. After Tuesday's joint public meeting led by the Belmont ...



Project update given, new interior designs released for Belmont High  Wicked Local

On June 28 the Belmont High School Building Committee, the School Committee, and the Selectmen Tom Caputo held a joint meeting to discuss updated ...



Public viewing of exterior bricks and auditorium design for new Belmont Middle and High School  Wicked Local

The Belmont Middle and High School Building Committee still has many more important decisions to make on the $295 million grade 7-12 building project.



Study: Millions needed for Belmont schools regardless of BHS rebuild  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School rebuild project could result in big changes to the way the town's middle and elementary schools are set up, depending on what grade ...



Belmont boys hoop team fueled and rolling  Boston Herald

The bitter taste of last year's season ending loss in the Division 2 North Sectional semifinals still lingers for Belmont's players and coaches. If the first few weeks ...



Belmont High Athletes Sign Letters Of Intent To Play In College  The Belmontonian

A pair of Belmont High School students signed National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Nov. 14 which commits the student-athletes to participate in their sports ...



State OKs $80.6M Grant To Build New 7-12 School; Critical Debt Vote In November  The Belmontonian

Last Wednesday, Aug. 29, the Massachusetts School Building Authority approved a $80.6 million grant towards the $295.2 million Belmont High School Building ...



Honoring Coach Lyons, From A Player And Coach Who Knows Him Best  The Belmontonian

by Adam Pritchard Varsity Boys Basketball Coach Belmont High School. In 1978, I first started my career in Belmont Basketball when as a third grader I was ...



Summer Recess Begins Monday At Belmont Public Schools  The Belmontonian

The unofficial start of summer begins today, Monday, June 17 as Belmont marks the final day of the 2018-19 public school year. Students won't be spending the ...



Close to 500 Belmont High juniors and seniors attend prom  Wicked Local

Promenade has been a pre-prom tradition at Belmont High School for the past eight years. It's an event which draws hundreds from the community to gather ...



Belmont High's Firth Wins NE Pole Vault Championship With PR Effort [Video]  The Belmontonian

This year, Sarah Firth has been seeking new heights to climb … and to fall from as the Belmont High student has been turning heads as the one-time pole ...



Belmont students compete on WGBH High School Quiz Show  Wicked Local

Belmont High School is one of 16 teams from across Massachusetts competing on the 10th anniversary season of WGBH's High School Quiz Show. This is their ...



Photos: Belmont High School presents 'Two Gentlemen of Verona'  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High School Performing Arts Company will present William Shakespeare's “The Two Gentlemen of Verona,” Nov. 8-10 at 7 p.m. in the Belmont ...



Belmonts FY20 budget numbers are in, override most likely needed in FY21  Wicked Local

Town Administrator Patrice Garvin and Superintendent John Phelan presented the proposed town and school budgets for FY20 to the Selectmen, School ...



Blacker Senior Thesis Prizes Will Be Presented Wednesday, May 15  The Belmontonian

The Belmont High School English Department will present the annual Lillian F. Blacker Prizes for Excellence in Writing on Wednesday evening, May 15, at 6:30 ...



Belmont School Committee picks grade 7-12 option for BHS  Wicked Local Belmont

After months of public meetings, the Belmont High School Building Committee voted unanimously in favor of a grade seven through 12 option Tuesday night.



Photos: Belmont High gets spooky for annual Haunted House fundraiser  Wicked Local Belmont

Sophomore Maggie Whittemore hangs up decorations before the Haunted House organized by students to raise funds for Samaritans at Belmont High School ...



Finals Bound: Belmont Boys Rewrite Record Book In Playoff Wins Over Gloucester, Arlington  The Belmontonian

By: Junior Mac Annus who now holds the Belmont High record for 3 point baskets in a game with 12. Photo by David Johnedis. The Belmont High School Boys' ...



Memorial Service For Cleo Theodoropulos, Fri., May 3  The Belmontonian

There will be a celebration of the life of Cleo Athena Theodoropulos on Friday, May 3, at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge. Born on Aug. 30, 2002, Cleo ...



BHS rugby plays against Boston College High School  Wicked Local

The Belmont High School rugby team recently scrimmaged against Boston College High School on March 30 at Harris Field.



Interim principal appointed for Belmont High School  Wicked Local

Mary Pederson, director of human resources for Belmont Public Schools, announced that Thomas L. Brow is the newly appointed interim principal of Belmont ...



Belmont Girls Hoops Beat Back Reading With Strong 4th; Boys' Quiet Rockets Early  The Belmontonian

Since the beginning of the season, Belmont High Girls' Basketball Head Coach Melissa Hart had been waiting for her team to face a “tough” contest. “I want to ...



Nine traffic and safety measures presented for Belmont High School project  Wicked Local Belmont

A site access analysis for the Belmont High School project was presented to the Belmont community on Jan. 11 by Jason Schrieber of Stantec working with the ...



Who's Number 1? Belmont! Girls' Hoops Top Globe's Top 20 Poll  The Belmontonian

Belmont High School Girls' Basketball Head Coach Melissa Hart hadn't heard the news until late Wednesday, Feb. 6. “Oh really? I did not see that,” she wrote ...



Belmont loses upper assistant principal, Brookline gains principal  Wicked Local

Torrance Lewis, upper assistant principal at Chenery Middle School since 2016 will become the new principal of the K-8 Edith C. Baker School in Brookline ...



Belmont residents named Marauder of the Week  Wicked Local Belmont

Lara Zeng is an outstanding senior whose long list of accomplishments more than qualify her for the title of “Marauder of the Week.”Zeng spent part of her ...



Landslide! Debt Exclusion For New 7-12 School Passes By More Than 3 To 1 Margin  The Belmontonian

In a result that few could have predicted, Belmont voters overwhelmingly approved a debt exclusion to construct a new 7th through 12th grades school building ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Belmont boys lacrosse defeated by Winchester  Wicked Local Belmont

The Belmont High boys varsity lacrosse team was defeated by the visiting Sachems of Winchester High School, 15-1, in their game at Harris Field in Belmont, ...



Top 10 Belmont Boys', Girls' Hoopsters Off On Tournament Tour  The Belmontonian

After starting their seasons with four relatively easy wins and each finding a place in the top 10 of the Boston Globe's Top 20 Poll, Belmont's Boys (ranked 10th) ...



FIVE THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK  Wicked Local

1) Belmont High School car show. The Belmont High School Car Enthusiasts Club is having a car show to collect gifts for Toys for Tots, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on ...



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