The Watertown High football is fired up before it plays its season-opening game Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021. The Raiders beat Worcester South, 22-16, at Victory Field in Watertown.
Watertown High football kicks off 2021 season with victory
Leah Knipper-Davis and Emma Fallon September 16, 2021

The Watertown High football team won its season-opening game, 22-16, over Worcester South on Sept. 11, 2021, at Victory Field in Watertown. Mason Andrade (4-yard run) and...

Sophomore Johnny Cacace (4) during the second half of Watertown High
Watertown football can't spring surprise on Wilmington
Leah Knipper-Davis April 15, 2021

On the most spring-like day of the Fall II season, Wilmington turned back visiting Watertown, 29-14, on Saturday, April 10, 2021. Check out scenes from the game, with more...

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Watertown High unable to stop Stoneham
Leah Knipper-Davis, Raider Times staff • April 8, 2021

Chris Dragone and Jake Bruno ran for two touchdowns each as visiting Stoneham piled up a 28-0 halftime lead in a 42-0 victory over Watertown High at Victory Field on Saturday,...

Action at Watertown High
Watertown, Melrose share a one-track mind
Leah Knipper-Davis, Raider Times staff • March 27, 2021

Watertown High School's "indoor" track team was back in action with visiting Melrose at Victory Field on March 27, 2021. Check out the photo gallery from Leah Knipper-Davis...

(9 of 12) Junior Adam Patterson (9) makes a circus catch for a 14-yard TD to tie the game, 6-6, with 10:09 to play on Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Victory Field.
Watertown uses fourth-quarter magic to beat Wakefield in football opener
Leah Knipper-Davis and Emma Fallon March 22, 2021

Junior wide receiver Adam Patterson caught two touchdown passes in the fourth quarter as the Watertown football team came back to defeat Wakefield, 13-6, on Saturday, March...

A scene from Watertown High
Watertown indoor track team returns to action outside
Leah Knipper-Davis, Raider Times staff • March 20, 2021

The Watertown High School indoor track team competed against visiting Wakefield on March 20, 2021. With the creation  of the Fall 2 season in response to the pandemic, the...

Pride Club made a banner promoting Spirit Week and the Homecoming dance and placed it in the center stairwell at Watertown High School for all students to see.
Spirit Week and Homecoming dance coming soon to Watertown High School
Raider Times staff September 18, 2021

It’s time to get excited at Watertown High School, because Spirit Week and Homecoming dance are next week! The Pride Club wants to help restore spirit and excitement to...

Scenes from Watertown High School
2021 Watertown High School award and scholarship winners
Raider Times staff June 25, 2021

The following is a list of students honored during Watertown High School's Senior Awards and Scholarship Night on May 27, 2021, and the Undergraduate Awards on June 21. All...

Returning home to Albania
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Joust for fun: A visit to King Richard’s Faire leaves visitors awestruck

October 21, 2018

Bringing home the magic of Ireland’s Beara Peninsula

Bringing home the magic of Ireland’s Beara Peninsula

September 17, 2018

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Photo gallery: Spirit Week 2019
David Mastro brings Aloha spirit to Watertown High
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Spirit Week and Homecoming dance coming soon to Watertown High School
New math teacher Sarah Mepham has traveled the world to come to Watertown High
2021 Watertown High School award and scholarship winners
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For Niamh Murphy, her time at Watertown High had many interesting chapters

June 13, 2021

Nurse Joie Mara has been in the middle of it all

Nurse Joie Mara has been in the middle of it all

June 12, 2021

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Lucy Cuthew captures truths about high school life in “Blood Moon”
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Mark Wahlberg strives to get it right in “Patriots Day”

Mark Wahlberg strives to get it right in “Patriots Day”

January 12, 2017

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“This wasn’t the movies”

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The signs of support came from everywhere

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The view from Florida was amazing

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Near shootout site, they are stronger than a picture

Near shootout site, they are stronger than a picture

April 14, 2014

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What is the best way to teach the 2020 presidential election?
What is the best way to teach the 2020 presidential election?
Leyla Mandel, Raider Times staff • November 2, 2020

As high school students, politics has never been prevalent in our lives until now. For many of us, this is our first exposure to the world of politics and I wondered what...

Andrew Yang, one of the Democratic candidates of president, addresses the crowd on Cambridge Common during a campaign stop Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.
Andrew Yang draws a crowd on Cambridge Common
Lucy Gould, Raider Times correspondent • September 18, 2019

Andrew Yang is running for the Democratic nomination for president, and he certainly has a lot of supporters. That was apparent Sept. 16, 2019, when he held a campaign rally...

Presidential candidate Wayne Messam (in suit) poses with students and teachers after a question-and-answer session at Watertown (Mass.) High School on May 22, 2019.
Presidential candidate Wayne Messam visits Watertown High
Raider Times staff June 27, 2019

On June 26 and June 27, two debates were held featuring 20 Democratic candidates for president. Wayne Messam was not among the 20 in Miami, partly due to his not announcing...

Presidential candidate John Delaney (standing, middle row, fourth from left) poses with students and teachers after a question-and-answer session at Watertown (Mass.) High School on May 3, 2019.
Presidential candidate John Delaney visits Watertown High
Raider Times staff June 26, 2019

On Wednesday, June 26, presidential candidate John Delaney will take part in the first Democratic debate, along with nine other candidates. (Ten more candidates will debate...

Exploring the role of Black women in the Regency
Malcolm Cooke paints the way for creative students
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Ben & Jerry’s opens its doors in Watertown
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