Welcome to WJHS


Happy 2015!


Welcome to our new

School Resource Officer

Damon Lefferts


Do something different

this year...

TA     Book

       Join a club.      Read a new book.


Get involved and here's how!


This link will take you to the NEW

Student Council Virtual Suggestion Box:


All WJHS students & staff are welcome to submit suggestions here.  Please make sure that your suggestions are: realistic, do not cost a lot of money, appropriate, and are focused on making our school a better place.  If your suggestion meets these requirements, we will respond directly to you as soon as possible. 

We will also post your suggestion to our Virtual Suggestion Box Responses document, and post selected responses on our student council bulletin board.  The Virtual Suggestion Box Responses document is located here: http://goo.gl/w0CLOR

Student Council looks forward to receiving your suggestions!


Welcome to Waterville Junior High School – home of the Purple Panthers! I look forward to sharing an exciting journey as we begin the 2014-2015 school year together. Our well educated and caring faculty is prepared to lead you through new and exciting academic experiences as well as many supportive opportunities that will empower all learners as you strive to reach your greatest potential.

Junior High can be an exciting time in your life if you follow these helpful hints:
• Become involved with some of the many extra-curricular activities and/or clubs that are offered.
• Familiarize yourself with the school’s expectations and follow them.
• Develop study skills that will help your academic growth in junior high that will prepare you for high school.

Be proud of your school, always representing yourself in a respectful and responsible manner. Waterville Junior High is YOUR school.
Take care of it; take care of each other; and let’s have a fantastic school year together!

Principal Dodge

Mrs. Dodge, Principal


If you haven't noticed, Winter is here!  
Maine is not the only place with snow and ice.  Here are a few important tips shared from Allegheny College in snowy Pennsylvania. 
     ~ Wear boots or overshoes with grip soles such as rubber and neoprene composite. Slick leather or plastic soles on shoes will definitely increase the risk of slipping.
     ~ When getting out of your vehicle, look down at the surface. If it’s coated with ice you might want to park in a different place.
     ~ Don’t step on uneven surfaces. Avoid curbs with ice on them.
     ~ Place your full attention on walking. Digging in your pocketbook or backpack while walking on ice is dangerous.
                 ~ If you know you are going to slip, try to reduce your potential injury when falling. Roll with the fall. Try to twist   and roll backwards, rather than falling forward. Relax as much as possible when you begin to fall. Toss the load you are carrying. Protect yourself instead of the objects being carried.

We collect Box Tops for Education!!! 
Send them in with your child and have them turn them into their "RISE and SHINE" teacher.


Recommended Supply List:
Grade 6
Grade 7

Grade 8
Katahdin Neighborhood

For those parents and community members who would like to donate school supplies, please click the TeacherLists web site link below:

  Donate Now!   http://www.teacherlists.com/search/results/school/28059





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