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Credit: Elizabeth Zhong

Scrutinizing the mental health issue at WHS

Wayland High School students experience stress and mental health challenges from numerous factors throughout their education. This story looks at the perspective of WHS students, teachers, guidance counselors and administrators on this pressing issue.

Students: “We feel pressured to succeed, and it’s harmful”
Teachers: “I hear students articulating their stress all the time in my classroom”
Administrators: “Developing a mental health support system is our goal”
Infographic: Mental health data at WHS