Wayland Student Press

  • June 1WHS 2019-20 grades will not factor into students' GPAs
  • May 5As of May 6, it's the law in Massachusetts to wear a mask if one is in public and is unable to social distance
  • April 24All MA Schools are closed for the remainder of the school year, work to remain online
  • April 8March and May College Board SAT's are cancelled due to coronavirus
  • April 8Coronavirus outbreak causes schools across the country to switch to remote online learning
  • April 8Q3 and Q4 will collectively be graded as pass/fail, work begins to be required on April 13
  • March 17WSPN Practice ACT and SAT exam through Revolution Prep to be administered online
  • February 6Submit ideas for the Monday Minute on our google form which is under "Broadcast"
  • February 6The construction site behind the school is closed to the public, no one should be on the turf or track until the construction fence is removed
  • September 17View the WHS bell schedules on our site by selecting "WHS Resources" at the top and then "Bells"

Awards


National Scholastic Press Association

NSPA is a nonprofit membership organization exclusively for high school and other secondary school publications - yearbooks, newspapers, magazines, broadcast programs, and online publications. Since 1921, it has offered members resources to help their publications improve, including national high school journalism conventions, prestigious contests and scholarships, a publication critique service, and much more. (Source: http://studentpress.org/nspa/)
2008 Pacemaker Award Winner
2008 Spring Convention Best of Show: 5th Place
2009 Pacemaker Award Winner
2009 Spring Convention Best of Show: 6th Place
2009 Fall Convention Best of Show: 3rd Place
2010 Pacemaker Award Winner
2010 Spring Convention Best of Show: 1st Place
2011 Pacemaker Award Winner
2011 Spring Convention Best of Show: 2nd Place
2012 Spring Convention Best of Show: 1st Place
2013 Pacemaker Award Winner
2013 Spring Convention Best in Show: 2nd Place
2014 Pacemaker Award Winner
2016 Pacemaker Award Finalist
2017 Pacemaker Award Finalist
2018 Pacemaker Award Winner
2018 Spring Convention Best of Show: 6th Place
2019 Spring Convention Best of Show: 4th Place
2020 Pacemaker Award Nomination

Columbia Scholastic Press Association

Founded in 1925, the Association unites student editors and faculty advisers working with them to produce student newspapers, magazines, yearbooks and online media. Students come from public, private and church-related schools and colleges throughout the United States and from overseas schools following an American plan of education. The Association is owned by Columbia University and operated as a program affiliated wth its Graduate School of Journalism. (Source: http://cspa.columbia.edu/who-we-are)
2009 Gold Crown Award Winner
2010 Gold Crown Award Winner
2011 Gold Crown Award Winner
2012 Gold Crown Award Winner
2013 Gold Crown Award Winner
2018 Silver Crown Award Winner
2019 Silver Crown Award
 

Individual Awards

Nathan Zhao 2018 Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference Massachusetts Representative
Nathan Zhao 2019 Massachusetts Journalist of the Year
Suffolk University Journalism & Media Award

The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. Established in 1996 during the Web's infancy, the Webbys are presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, which includes an Executive 750-member body of leading Web experts, business figures, luminaries, visionaries and creative celebrities, and Associate Members who are former Webby Award Winners and Nominees and other Internet professionals.
2009 Webby Peoples Voice Award - Student Category
2010 Webby Official Honoree - Student Category
2010 Webby Official Honoree - School/University Category

New England Scholastic Press Association

The New England Scholastic Press Association aims to foster excellence in scholastic journalism. This Association encourages high standards in student journalism, supports the interests of students and teachers in the student press in the New England states, and fosters a closer relationship among students and advisers interested and engaged in student journalism. Workshops, conferences, on-site critiques and contests are among the Association’s efforts to educate student journalists and their advisers. (Source: http://blogs.bu.edu/nespa/about/)
2010 All New England Award - Online Category
2011 All New England Award - Online Category
2017 Localizing News Journalism Award
2017 All New England
Distinguished Site 2018-2019
The student news site of Wayland High School
Awards