Wayland Student Press

  • Laura Cole, LSRHS guidance counselor, is chosen as next assistant principal of WHS

  • Wayland recognized as a Best Community for Music Education by NAMM for 10th straight year

  • WSPN to host final SAT practice test fundraiser on April 6

  • Junior Kyle Chen places third in national piano competition

  • WHSTE's "Pronoun" qualifies for state finals at Old John Hancock Hall

  • Retirement party for Happy Hollow Principal Jim Lee on June 6, send favorite memories to [email protected]

  • Class of 2021 selects the Hyatt Regency Boston as next year's prom venue

  • Class of 2022 runs mattress fundraiser

  • CAPA a cappella concert to be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 6

  • Seniors Lauren Campbell, Eric McGonagle, Myle Larsen to host Progressive Dinner on March 30

Behind the scenes with the senior show directors

Behind the scenes with the senior show directors

Jessica Reilly

March 19, 2019


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

As many students at WHS prepare for upcoming spring sports, the Class of 2019 is hard at work with a different type of preparation. This week, the senior class will be performing their Senior Show on March 22 and 23. The Senior Show is an annual performance put on by the graduating class full of skits,...

Quiz: Which elective should you take?

Quiz: Which elective should you take?

Jessica Reilly

March 19, 2019


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

https://www.playbuzz.com/20jessicar10/what-kind-of-elective-should-you-take

Flavor! St. Patrick’s Day cookies (video)

Flavor! St. Patrick’s Day cookies (video)

Alyssa Dickstein

March 17, 2019


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

Join in on St. Patrick's Day celebrations by learning how to bake four-leaf clover cookies.

Review: Happy Death Day 2U

Review: Happy Death Day 2U

Christos Belibasakis

March 7, 2019


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

With the success of the film Happy Death Day, audiences have waited to see if its sequel, Happy Death Day 2U, could live up to its standards. The Universal Pictures sequel has received mix reviews by critics. While some may say that Happy Death Day 2U is closely a derivative to its prequel, it is an imp...

“Pronoun” to debut at WHS

“Pronoun” to debut at WHS

Joanna Barrow

February 27, 2019


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WHSTE is bringing a coming-of-age story that celebrates the LGBTQ+ community to the stage this March for the Massachusetts Drama Festival, which features one-act plays. “Pronoun,” written by British playwright Evan Placey, centers around a teenage boy named Dean, whose gender was assigned female...

Artist of the Month: Rachel Chau

Artist of the Month: Rachel Chau

Christina Taxiarchis and Hailey Robinson

February 26, 2019


Filed under Articles, Artist of the Month, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Showcase, WSPN

During their education at Wayland Public Schools, students have the choice to pick up a string instrument when entering third grade. Most students who choose to play an instrument don’t continue past elementary school, but those who do tend to have a special connection to music. Senior Rachel Chau...

WHS chooses their Oscar finalists

WHS chooses their Oscar finalists

Hannah Rice

February 23, 2019


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

A school wide survey was sent out to determine who WHS believes should win each Academy Award. Out of 75 respondents here are WHS's results! The 91st annual Academy Awards will take place this Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. It will air at 8 pm. Best Picture: “Black Panther” Lead...

Review: Escape Room

Review: Escape Room

Christos Belibasakis

February 13, 2019


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

Escape Room, the self-labeled psychological horror movie, took audiences by surprise as it rose to become the fourth-highest grossing film so far in 2019. The horror film, which fits more under the title of a thriller, follows a group of six people who are invited to a mysterious escape room game, which...

Super Bowl 2019 – Which commercials did WHS like best?

Super Bowl 2019 – Which commercials did WHS like best?

Jessica Reilly

February 12, 2019


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

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WW ’19: “The Fourth Wall” blends classical music and physical feats in performance (video)

WW ’19: “The Fourth Wall” blends classical music and physical feats in performance (video)

Charlie Moore and Carly Camphausen

February 8, 2019


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

The Fourth Wall musical group visited WHS on Thursday. The group uses everyday materials and instruments and performs songs as well as dances.

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