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Athlete of the Week: Brendan Kiernan

Athlete of the Week: Brendan Kiernan

Kyle Chen
February 9
Filed under Articles, Recent Posts, Sports, WSPN

Name: Brendan Kiernan Grade: Senior Sport: Wrestling Achievements: Kiernan holds the title of Sectional Champion and DCL All-Star. He finished 3rd at Division 3 States and the Wayland Holiday Wrestling Tournament, along with placing 7th at the All-States competition. To Kiernan, his many awards...

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland Public Schools closed on Thursday, February 9

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland Public Schools closed on Thursday, February 9

Meg Trogolo
February 8
Filed under Breaking News, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, WSPN

All Wayland Public Schools, including the Children's Way and all school offices, will be closed due to inclement weather tomorrow on Thursday, February 9.

Wrestling defeats Acton-Boxborough (39 photos)

Wrestling defeats Acton-Boxborough (39 photos)

Jackie Stoller, Abby Mitty, and Kate Balicki
February 8
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Showcase, WSPN

The wrestling team defeated Acton-Boxborough 33-24 at home.

WW ’17: Seniors view “13th” documentary

WW ’17: Seniors view “13th” documentary

Veronika Golod
February 7
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

As the senior class filed into the theater on Wednesday, they had no idea that the film they were about to watch as part of Winter Week, Ava DuVernay's documentary "13th," would be powerful and emotional enough to bring some to tears. The film focuses around the question of whether the 13th Amendment...

WW ’17: History teacher Kevin Delaney leads woodworking workshop

WW ’17: History teacher Kevin Delaney leads woodworking workshop

Charlie Moore and Veronika Golod
February 7
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

History department head Kevin Delaney led a woodworking workshop in WHS' new Innovation Realization Lab for junior and senior students on Friday as part of Winter Week. In the lab, which was introduced students are free to invent, create and brainstorm new and innovative ideas. “I was asked by...

WW ’17: WHS sophomores attend PFLAG presentation

WW ’17: WHS sophomores attend PFLAG presentation

Nathan Zhao and Matt Karle
February 7
Filed under Articles, In-Depth, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

On Friday, WHS sophomores convened in the auditorium for a mandatory presentation by the Greater Boston chapter of PFLAG, or Parents and Friends for Lesbians and Gays, a nationwide organization that describes itself as “the extended family of the LGBTQ community.” Annually given to the sophomore...

WW ’17: baking with Ms. Manning (17 photos)

WW ’17: baking with Ms. Manning (17 photos)

Jackie Stoller and Abby Mitty
February 7
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

Math teacher Ms. Manning lead a baking activity during Winter Week.

WW ’17: WHS students watch “Apollo 13” film

WW ’17: WHS students watch “Apollo 13” film

Meg Trogolo
February 4
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

On Monday, WHS students watched the film “Apollo 13” as part of the school’s annual Winter Week. This was the second year that Winter Week has included a school-wide film screening, with last year’s choice being the 2014 film “Selma.” “It’s a nice technology and science film, and maybe...

WW ’17: Q&A with slam poets (video)

WW ’17: Q&A with slam poets (video)

Abby Stoller, Andrew D'Amico, Natalie Hsu, Kevin Wang, and Jackie Stoller
February 3
Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Multimedia, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

WSPN caught up with the poets from Tuesday's poetry slam and asked them a few questions about their experiences with slam poetry. When/Where did you start participating in Poetry Slams? Sam Rush: “I first started performing poetry because in high school my teacher showed my class “Def...

WW ’17: Origami (14 photos)

WW ’17: Origami (14 photos)

Abby Stoller and Jackie Stoller
February 3
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Showcase, Winter Week 2017, WSPN

Students participate in an origami activity led by Senior Alexander Li.

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