Wayland Student Press

  • January 13Food services will be open between midterm exam periods for lunch purchases
  • January 13Winter Week talent show signup closes January 16, sign up through google form on student email
  • January 13Interested in FBI & Law Enforcement? On February 20, there will be an opportunity to spend the day with the FBI. Email Dr. Unobskey for details
  • January 13No school on Monday, January 20 for MLK Day
  • January 13Wayland Town Center Panera closes: potentially to be replaced by the Bagel Table
  • January 13Midterm schedule released, see news brief for details
  • September 17View the WHS bell schedules on our site by selecting "WHS Resources" at the top and then "Bells"

Mid term survival guide

Mid term survival guide

Anna Ilyin and Haley Melvin

January 17, 2020

This year's midterms take place on Tuesday, Jan. 21, through Friday, Jan. 24. The schedule is posted on WSPN. Biology: When it comes down to tackling the biology midterm, a lot of it comes down to having the motivation to memorize. Biology is different than the other science midterms, for it is less...

TEDx chooses its speakers, prepares for spring show

TEDx chooses its speakers, prepares for spring show

Jessica Reilly and Christina Taxiarchis

January 15, 2020

The names of the TEDx speakers were released by the Wayland [email protected] Core Team on their instagram account, @tedxyouthwayland, this past Sunday, Jan. 12. Bringing the event back for the first time since 2016, the Core Team(Aydan McGah, Fatma Sayeh, Charlotte Salitsky, Charlie Moore, David Lathan,...

Window begins preparation for Winter Week show

Window begins preparation for Winter Week show

Haley Melvin

January 14, 2020

As Winter Week approaches, the Window Dance Ensemble begins to prepare for their annual performance. Although Window is a spring extra-curricular activity, the ensemble begins earlier than most other spring activities because they perform during Winter Week. “We’re starting the week before December...

WHSTE runs competitive play: ‘Squirrel Girl Goes to College’

WHSTE runs competitive play: ‘Squirrel Girl Goes to College’

Brasen Chi

January 13, 2020

With the fall musical "Chicago" having been such a huge success, WHSTE looks forward to their next play, the one they plan to use for the Massachusetts Theater Ensemble Guild (METG) competition. This play, unlike "Chicago," is a much more lighthearted. Although it sounds like the title of the play reveals...

Staff Reviews: Pentatonix’ “The Best of Pentatonix Christmas”

Staff Reviews: Pentatonix’ “The Best of Pentatonix Christmas”

Alyssa Dickstein

January 12, 2020

Every year, artists around the world unite in a common goal: to release a Christmas-themed hit for the holiday season. Among the most successful of these musicians is the a cappella group, Pentatonix. For five years, Pentatonix has released a Christmas album and embarked on a yearly Christmas tour with...

Review: “Frozen II”

Review: “Frozen II”

Taylor McGuire

January 8, 2020

Warning: spoilers ahead. With a 127-million-dollar-grossing opening weekend, Disney’s “Frozen II” hoped to follow “Frozen" in its footsteps, and earn an astonishing 1.3 billion in its run. I was really looking forward to watching “Frozen II,” since “Frozen” was one of my favorite movies...

Memorable fashion trends of 2019

Memorable fashion trends of 2019

Anna Ilyin

January 7, 2020

As with every year, 2019 brought new fashion trends from the runway to the classroom. To see what trends were most popular, check out WSPN's list of 2019’s top 10 hottest fashion trends! Neon 2019 said goodbye to dark, muted tones and hello to flashy, highlighting colors. Last year, muddy tone...

Flavor! Christmas Ornament Truffles

Flavor! Christmas Ornament Truffles

Julia Raymond and Julia Wegerbauer

January 7, 2020

Reporters Julia Wegerbauer and Julia Raymond create Christmas ornament truffles.

Activities to do in Boston over holiday break

Activities to do in Boston over holiday break

Haley Melvin

December 28, 2019

WHS has over two entire weeks off for winter break this year. Want ways to keep you busy over the break? We’ve got you covered. Here are a few things to do in Boston over this extra long holiday break. 1. Watch the Nutcracker Watching the dancing snowflakes and toy soldiers prance across stage...

Flavor! Christmas Buttons

Flavor! Christmas Buttons

Julia Callini

December 18, 2019

In this episode of Flavor! Julia Callini makes Christmas Buttons. Ingredients: Butter snap pretzels (40) Hershey's Kisses (40) M&M's (40)   Supplies: Baking sheet (1) Non-stick surface (parchment paper, aluminum foil, reusable non-stick surface)   Instructions: Pr...

Carly Camphausen

Carly Camphausen

Christina Taxiarchis

December 18, 2019

Name: Carly Camphausen Grade: Senior Favorite store: “My favorite store to shop at is Billabong because they make a lot of comfortable clothes, but also they’re super cute. They also have a lot of neutral pieces that go with everything.” Online shopping or in-store? “I personally prefer...

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