World-Wide Walk: Belmont Students Hike to School On Walk to School Day

Photo: Mr. “S” leading the way to school on International Walk to School Day. On a cool, crisp autumn morning, Richard Samaria – best known to generations of Belmont Elementary students as Mr. “S” – said there is nothing better for students and teachers than to start their mornings by walking to school. “It’s a great […]

Join the World: Stride to Learning Wednesday on Int’l Walk to School Day

Photo: From last year’s walk to school day. On Wednesday morning, Oct. 5, Belmont students will put on your walking shoes and join youngsters from 4,407 schools around the world who are walking and biking to school as part of the 20th International Walk to School Day.  Two of those schools with events include the Wellington and […]

Power Off: Wellington Solar Panel Project Goes Dark

The sun set on plans to place solar panels on the roof of the Wellington Elementary School as the Belmont School Committee voted last night, Tuesday, April 8, to support Belmont School Superintendent Dr. Thomas Kingston’s recommendation to rescind the contract associated with Boston-based contractor Broadway Electric, the solar installer which decided to close its […]