Updates Regarding COVID-19

As the coronavirus environment continues to change and evolve, we will keep abreast of and follow guidance from the CDC, as well as state and local agencies. Please know that we are working closely with the Belmont Health Department and other Town departments, and we are committed to the safety and well-being of all our students and staff.

Please see updates and information from the Belmont Public Schools regarding COVID-19 and School Opening:

HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS           SCHOOL OPENING 2020-21           COVID-19 INFORMATION

DAILY SYMPTOM CHECKER           QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS FOR SCHOOL COMMITTEE

District Calendar

View individual school calendars in order to see all the events happening across the district.

Online Bill Payments

Belmont Public Schools parents may now pay most school-related fees online.

Belmont Public Schools News

School Committee Executive Session - February 26, 2021
School Committee Executive Session - February 25, 2021
Superintendent's Letter - Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 - Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Superintendent's Letter - Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 - Tuesday, February 23, 2021
I write to inform you about new cases of confirmed COVID-19 in our school community.  We received confirmation from the Belmont Department of Health late yesterday, 2/22/2021, regarding these cases. This is what we know for certain at this time: The Department of Health received confirmation of a laboratory testing report indicating that 6 school community members (i.e., student or staff) -- at the Roger Wellington Elementary School (2), W.L. Chenery Middle School (1), Belmont High School (2), and District-wide (1) -- have been diagnosed with positive cases of COVID-19.
Posted by Web Manager, Belmont Public Schools on Feb 23, 2021
Superintendent Update - Friday, February 19, 2021
Superintendent Update - Friday, February 19, 2021
Dear Parents, Guardians, and Staff, I hope you had a restful time over the February break with family. I write to provide you an update on several important issues from the School Committee and school department.
Posted by Web Manager, Belmont Public Schools on Feb 19, 2021
School Committee Finance Subcommittee Meeting with WC Education Subcommittee - February 23, 2021
School Committee Meeting - February 23, 2021

Agenda:  School Committee Meeting - February 23, 2021


Posted by Artemis Tingos on Feb 18, 2021
School Committee Equity Subcommittee Meeting - February 24, 2021
Superintendent's Letter - Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 - Friday, February 12, 2021
Superintendent's Letter - Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 - Friday, February 12, 2021
I write to inform you about new cases of confirmed COVID-19 in our school community.  We received confirmation from the Belmont Department of Health today, 2/12/2021, regarding these cases. This is what we know for certain at this time: The Department of Health received confirmation of a laboratory testing report indicating that five school community members (i.e., student or staff) -- at the Roger Wellington Elementary School (1)  and at Belmont High School (4) have been diagnosed with positive cases of COVID-19.
Posted by Web Manager, Belmont Public Schools on Feb 12, 2021
School Committee Curriculum & Instruction Subcommittee Meeting - February 25, 2021
School Committee Executive Session - February 17, 2021

School Committee Executive Session - February 17, 2021


Posted by Artemis Tingos on Feb 12, 2021

From the Superintendent's Office


Superintendent's Newsletter February 11, 2021

John Phelan, Superintendent of Schools

We begin this newsletter with a gentle reminder that February recess begins next week, Monday, February 15 through Friday, February 19. If you have any plans to travel during this time, please see the communication from nurses regarding following the state travel order and BPS protocol. Have a wonderful and safe week.


John P. Phelan
Belmont Public Schools Superintendent