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"

Flavor! Dried Strawberries (3 photos)

Step One: Preheat oven to 200 degrees and thinly dice strawberries.

Emily Staiti and Caroline Lampert

June 25, 2020

Easy recipe for a fun and yummy spring snack! Ingredients: Strawberries   Instructions: Preheat oven to 200 degrees, and thinly dice strawberries Place on parchment paper evenly on top of the tray Cook for two hours ...

Senior musicians find a new way to perform during quarantine

The seniors of the WHS band gathered separately from their homes to play Sir Edward Elgar's

Alyssa Dickstein

June 18, 2020

  Although the class of 2020 will lack a traditional commencement ceremony for their graduation, they will not lack the traditional musical accompaniment. WHS Band Director Joseph Oneshuck, in collaboration with the graduating class of band members have put together a virtual rendition of Sir...

Quiz: Which Netflix TV show should you binge-watch?

Quiz: Which Netflix TV show should you binge-watch?

Eliya Howard-Delman and Sidney O'Rourke

June 17, 2020

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WHSTE goes virtual for Thespian Night 2020

The Wayland High School Theater Ensemble performs virtually in their first annual (virtual) Thespian Night. The event featured student performances, senior testimonials, and emcee clips.

Alyssa Dickstein

June 12, 2020

Thespian Night was intended to be held on April 15 as a way for student actors to perform in a variety show. Once it was clear that the COVID-19 pandemic was going to reshape the end of the year, WHSTE, in collaboration with fine arts teachers Aiden O’Hara and Jody Pongratz, put together a joint virtual...

A look into the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on the television industry

WSPN's Caterina Tomassini and Alyssa Dickstein speak with Hollywood writer and producer Mike Royce about the pandemic's affect on his television series

Caterina Tomassini and Alyssa Dickstein

June 9, 2020

At the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, Pop TV’s television series, "One Day at a Time" elected to stop filming in front of a live studio audience due to public health concerns. By mid-March, the entire filming operation was shut down for the foreseeable future, and by mid-April, the series had...

AP Art: Virtual Gallery

AP Art: Virtual Gallery

Caterina Tomassini and Alyssa Dickstein

June 5, 2020

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10 apps to cure boredom during quarantine

WSPN’s Rebeca Kamens-Gil lists 10 apps that you can download to help you stay entertained during quarantine, from cooking to group video chatting. If you are looking for something new to do on your phone, keep on reading!

Rebeca Kamens-Gil

June 3, 2020

As the pandemic carries on, we are all stuck in our houses with only so much to do. Without being able to socialize and our only source of communication being technology, quarantine has us all bored out of our minds. If you’re looking to maximize the use of your device and take advantage of all this...

Flavor! Zucchini Oatmeal Banana Muffins


Emily Staiti

May 29, 2020

The perfect recipe for some healthy and easy morning muffins! Dry ingredients: 3 cups old-fashion rolled oats 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt Wet ingredients: 1 cup mashed bananas 1 cup plain yogurt 2 eggs 1/4 cup maple syrup 3 tbsp melted...

Review: “Stuck With U” and “Level of Concern”

WSPN’s Alyssa Dickstein reviews songs written by artists while in quarantine. By writing and recording music from their homes these artists have been able to raise money to support COVID-19 recovery efforts such as Crew Nation and the First Responder Children's Foundation, and raise awareness for CNN’s Heroes campaign.

Alyssa Dickstein

May 20, 2020

Many artists across the world have been writing and producing music while in quarantine to raise money to support COVID-19 recovery efforts. The artists mentioned in this article are just a few among many other musicians who have taken action in this way, so to all of them: THANK YOU. Stuck With U ...

Flavor! Icebox Cake (6 photos)

Ingredients: Half a package of graham crackers (7.2 oz), two packages of chocolate pudding mix (3.4 oz). Whipped Cream: two tsp. of sugar, one cup of heavy whipping cream

Julia Raymond

May 20, 2020

Ingredients: - Half a package of graham crackers (7.2 oz.) - Two packages of chocolate pudding mix (3.4 oz) Whipped Cream: -Two teaspoons of sugar - One cup of heavy whipping cream Instructions: -Align graham crackers in a single layer in the dish -Pour instant pudding over graham crackers and spread ...

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