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  • Exhibition days (June 19, 21) and final exams (June 20, 22) to take place

  • WMS teachers Donna Sumner and Rob Reddington to retire

  • Boys' volleyball falls to Chelmsford

  • Girls' lacrosse advances to Northeast Division II Finals

  • Girls' lightweight 4+ boat wins national championship

  • Sophomores to hold class barbecue on June 15

Review: Hans down, “Solo” is worth the watch

Review: Hans down, “Solo” is worth the watch

Julia Callini

June 17, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase, WSPN

Warning: spoilers ahead. Hop aboard the Millenium Falcon for the fun, fast-paced and action-filled prequel to “A New Hope.”  With action and effects that dazzle and delight, “Solo” will not disappoint fans of the “Star Wars” series. Solo takes place seven years after the third movie...

WHSTE stages senior one-acts

WHSTE stages senior one-acts

CJ Brown

June 11, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

This year, the Wayland High School Theater Ensemble is trying something new. On Tuesday, June 12th, at 7:30, students will perform in the first ever senior-directed one-act shows. “After the spring play, it’s the final WHSTE [event] for the year," said WHSTE Director Aidan O’Hara. "Seniors...

Seniors on their last performance at WHS

Seniors on their last performance at WHS

Julia Callini

June 3, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

As the 2018 school year comes to a close, many seniors will step off the WHS stage forever. For many students, performing has impacted their high school career. For seniors Melinda Kalanzis, Ella Johnson, and Shaelee Comettant, the stage is a sacred place where they could let go and perform for an audience....

Film Festival 2018 (18 photos)

Film Festival 2018 (18 photos)

Julia Callini

June 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, WSPN

The students of the Script to Screen class presented their films to an audience on Friday, May 18. The films included “The Odyssey of Two Misfits,” written and directed by junior Lizzy Francis, “Old Fashioned Romance,” written and directed by junior Tucker Jones and Jack Gaddis and “Spotligh...

Top 15 things to do before you graduate

Top 15 things to do before you graduate

Eden Vanslette and Masha Yakhkind

May 25, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Pop Culture, Showcase, WSPN

Below are 15 things you should accomplish before you graduate from WHS. They will ensure you have a successful high school career. Have fun! :) Go to the beach at night. Go fishing at Dudley Pond. Go to Chick-fil-A during lunch. Go rope swinging on a hot day. Have a deep conversation w...

‘Old Fashioned Romance’ steals the show

‘Old Fashioned Romance’ steals the show

Eden Vanslette and Nicole Erdekian

May 24, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

"Old Fashioned Romance" won all but one award at last week's WHS Film Festival. The seventh annual Film Festival for filmmakers at WHS took place on Friday, May 18. Juniors Jack Gaddis, Amelia Brodney and Elizabeth Francis each directed a film that was shown during the festival. Every year at WHS,...

Window Dance Ensemble performs (video)

Window Dance Ensemble performs (video)

Hannah Rice

May 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, WSPN, WSPN.TV

Window Dance Ensemble performed last week on May 15, 16, and 17.

Window Dance Ensemble performs in annual show (34 photos)

Window Dance Ensemble performs in annual show (34 photos)

Kate Balicki, Meredith Prince, Caroline Lampert, and Carly Camphausen

May 24, 2018


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WHS' Window Dance Ensemble performed in its annual shows on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Review: ‘Dead or Alive’ by Evan Hughes

Review: ‘Dead or Alive’ by Evan Hughes

CJ Brown and Charlie Moore

May 14, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN

Evan Hughes, a member of the WHS Class of 2016, has released yet another album for the masses. Hughes put out his latest project, 'Dead or Alive,' on April 21. The album features six tracks, all of which display Hughes’ increased versatility as an up-and-coming artist. “Dead or Alive is the b...

A cappella spring concert (video)

A cappella spring concert (video)

Julia Callini

May 14, 2018


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The T-Tones, Muses and Madrigals performed in their final concert last Tuesday.

WHSTE performs Almost, Maine (50 photos)

WHSTE performs Almost, Maine (50 photos)

Isabel Gitten

May 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, WSPN

The Wayland High School Theater Ensemble performed Almost, Maine on May 3, 4 and 5....

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