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Students inducted into National Spanish Honors Society (22 photos)

Students inducted into National Spanish Honors Society (22 photos)

Andrew D'Amico and Eden Vanslette
March 28
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Students were inducted into the National Spanish Honors Society on Wednesday.

Class of 2017 presents annual Senior Show (video)

Class of 2017 presents annual Senior Show (video)

Natalie Hsu
March 27
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The Class of 2017 performed in the annual Senior Show.

News Brief: Wayland School Committee backs Unobskey as new Superintendent of Schools

News Brief: Wayland School Committee backs Unobskey as new Superintendent of Schools

Jay Abdella and Nathan Zhao
March 27
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The School Committee announced on March 26 their backing of Dr. Arthur Unobskey to succeed Dr. Paul Stein as the next Superintendent of Schools for Wayland Public Schools. Unobskey will come to Wayland from his current position of Assistant Superintendent of Schools in Gloucester, where he has served...

School Committee holds FY18 budget hearing

School Committee holds FY18 budget hearing

Matt Karle
March 24
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On March 6, members of the Wayland School Committee met at the Wayland Town Building to finalize their proposal of the 2017-2018 (FY18) school budget. In an extensive 150 minute hearing, which is available to watch in its entirety on WayCam, the Committee members addressed the fine details of their p...

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Mr. Chase?

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Mr. Chase?

Kate Balicki and Abby Stoller
March 16
Filed under Articles, Features, Quizzes, Recent Posts, Showcase

Test your knowledge on history teacher Mr. Chase.

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WHS hosts Wayland Sings (24 photos)

WHS hosts Wayland Sings (24 photos)

Audrey Camacho and Jay Abdella
March 15
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WHS hosts singers from Happy Hollow, Loker, Claypit Hill, and the Wayland Middle School in the annual Wayland Sings concert.

WHS hosts String Jam (31 photos)

WHS hosts String Jam (31 photos)

Audrey Camacho
March 13
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Orchestras from all of Wayland's public schools played in the annual String Jamboree.

METCO marks 50th anniversary

METCO marks 50th anniversary

Jay Abdella
March 9
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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the METCO program’s existence in Massachusetts. METCO stands for Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity. The program is designed to promote diversity by integrating students from Boston into the suburbs. The program currently includes 34 districts in...

Wayland Public Library announces update on relocation initiative

Wayland Public Library announces update on relocation initiative

Charlie Moore and Nathan Zhao
March 6
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Wayland residents and library trustees have spoken about a relocation of Wayland's Free Public Library for years, and the library’s Board of Trustees are taking the first steps toward moving to a bigger, more expansive building. In January of 2015, the trustees formed a library planning committee,...

Among WHS teachers, strong opinions on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

Among WHS teachers, strong opinions on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

Charlie Moore, Eden Vanslette, and Nathan Zhao
March 5
Filed under Articles, MOTS/React, News, Politics, Recent Posts, Showcase, WSPN

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was sworn in on February 7th. Widely considered President Donald Trump’s most controversial cabinet pick, DeVos required a tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence to be confirmed 51-50 in the Senate. At WHS, teachers and administrators expressed varying...

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