Wayland Student Press

  • Sophomore semi-formal to take place on Saturday, Oct.19 at Weston Golf Club
  • Student Council to host schoolwide lip sync battle on Monday, Oct. 21
  • No school on Wednesday, Oct. 9 for Yom Kippur
  • View the WHS bell schedules on our site by selecting "WHS Resources" at the top and then "Bells"
  • PSAT to be administered on Oct. 19 through WHS, see whstesting.com for details
  • Senior portraits due Oct. 18. See "WHS Yearbook Information" on the WHS homepage for details
  • New bell schedule implemented at WHS; blocks rotate and drop differently than the past
  • WSPN to release iPhone app on Oct. 1
  • Club fair to take place in the fieldhouse on Sept. 26

Girls Soccer Team and Wayland community unite for the annual Pam’s Run

Jessica Reilly

October 17, 2019

Each year, just as the leaves begin to turn, signs and fliers for Pam’s Run are posted in the schools, stores, lawns and intersections across Wayland. Taking place on Oct. 20 at Claypit Hill Elementary School, you’ll be sure to catch members of the girls varsity soccer team at this year’s fundraiser...

WSPN’s Fall Scavenger Hunt: Win Prizes by Nov. 2

WSPN’s Fall Scavenger Hunt: Win Prizes by Nov. 2

Caitlin Newton

October 15, 2019

Below are 14 activities that are perfect for the fall season. Find a friend and see how many items on the list you can complete! Every time you complete one of the activities below, email your photo submission to [email protected] The first pair to complete the hunt wins...

Review: Lover

Review: Lover

Alyssa Dickstein

October 6, 2019

Over the span of her 13-year career, Taylor Swift has released six vastly different albums that vary both in topic and in genre. “Lover,” Swift’s seventh album, released Aug. 23 this year, pays tribute to them all. All of the varying artistic styles Swift has used in the past come together i...

A new pitch of A capella

A new pitch of A capella

Christina Taxiarchis and Jessica Reilly

October 3, 2019

Once the nervous auditionees on stage, the A Capella directors are taking on a new role this fall. As directors of the T-tones, Muses, and the Madrigals select new members for their groups, they consider the qualities of an A Capella member and reflect on their roles and experiences. This past September,...

News Brief: New a cappella members announced

News Brief: New a cappella members announced

Meredith Prince

September 27, 2019

After a selective audition process, the new members of the three WHS A cappella groups have been announced. Auditions took place on Monday, Sept. 23 and Tuesday, Sept. 24. Call-backs were on Thursday, Sept. 26. The T-Tones is an all-boys group, the Muses is an all-girls group, and the Madrigals is a...

Artist of the Month: Katherine Deane

Artist of the Month: Katherine Deane

Christina Taxiarchis and Jessica Reilly

September 23, 2019

Students at WHS may have noticed the new murals in the English wing, specifically the mural near English teacher Gwen Goldin’s classroom. The illustration of hanging stars and books is the work of junior Katherine Deane, who began her artistic endeavors at a very young age. “I began to paint and...

Students splash life into English wing

Students splash life into English wing

Joyce Wu

September 20, 2019

WHS has gone through numerous renovations in the past year, adding on a new turf, new softball field and new start times, all of which were heavily anticipated by the student body last year. However, this year, when walking to their English class, instead of seeing the plain beige wall, students were...

Constructing ‘Chicago’: WHSTE cast revealed for fall musical

Constructing ‘Chicago’: WHSTE cast revealed for fall musical

Jessica Reilly

September 16, 2019

WHSTE ignited its fall season last week with auditions for the fall musical, the iconic, "Chicago." This year, drama teacher and WHSTE Director Aidan O’Hara noticed promising improvements in terms of audition turn-out. “This year, we had 33 people auditioning, so that’s really awesome. I...

Reverberating music review covers 4 summer releases

Reverberating music review covers 4 summer releases

Alyssa Dickstein

June 21, 2019

WSPN's Alyssa Dickstein reviews four recently released albums going into the summer music season: "World War Joy" by The Chainsmokers, "Nightmare" by Halsey, "Hurts 2B Human" by P!nk and "Collaborations Project No. 6" by Ed Sheeran.

News Brief: Student-directed plays to perform on June 11

News Brief: Student-directed plays to perform on June 11

Christina Taxiarchis

June 10, 2019

On Tuesday, June 11, four members of the Class of 2019 will be presenting their one-act plays that they both wrote and direct. The plays will be presented at 7 p.m., and tickets will be sold for $5 at the door. The show will consist of four short plays that are directed by seniors Amelia Brodney, Lizzy...

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