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! 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 ...

Flavor! Strawberry Ice Cream (4 photos)

Step Three: Add toppings of your choice and enjoy!

Emily Staiti and Caroline Lampert

May 14, 2020

WSPN's Emily Staiti whips up some quick and ready to eat strawberry ice cream. Ingredients: Two frozen bananas One cup of frozen strawberries Two tbsp. almond milk One tsp. vanilla extract One scoop of protein powder Instructions: Blend all ingredients together Freeze for...

Flavor! Classic and easy blueberry muffins

Ingredients: 1 tsp salt, 2 cups sugar, 3 2/3 cups flour, 2/3 cups milk, 2/3 cups vegetable oil, 2 cups blueberries, 4 tsp baking powder, 3 tsp cinnamon, 1/2 cup butter
and 2 eggs.

Ellie Smith

May 7, 2020

WSPN staff reporter Ellie Smith whips up a classic breakfast favorite: blueberry muffins. They're easy to make and perfect for any time of day, these muffins will be a crowd-pleaser.

Flavor! Chocolate Espresso Muffins

Let muffins cool in the pan for fifteen minutes.

Jacqueline Cahaly

May 4, 2020

  Staff reporter Jackie Cahaly makes chocolate espresso muffins. These muffins have a rich and delicious chocolate taste, and hints of espresso.

Town retail plummets as e-commerce become the new normal

Wayland's vacant lot on 317 Boston Post Rd. held a Whole Foods until it moved to Sudbury. The move was announced in 2015, and the lot has been empty since.

Jonathan Zhang, Remmi Shaw, Allie Nunn, and Emily Staiti

April 19, 2020

The times are changing, and hallmarks of the American economy are disappearing by the year. Wayland stores have not been unaffected by the technological advances pervading traditional commerce. WSPN reporters Remmi Shaw, Jonathan Zhang, Allie Nunn and Emily Staiti investigate the changes in the town.

Flavor! Apple crisp

Ingredients: 6 apples, 2 tbsp granulated sugar, 1 3/4 tsp cinnamon, 1 1/2 tsp lemon juice, 1 cup light brown sugar, 3/4 cup old fashioned oats, 3/4 cup all-purpose flour, 1/2 cup cold unsalted butter.

Emily Staiti and Caroline Lampert

April 14, 2020

  Ingredients: 6 'Golden Delicious' apples, peeled and chopped 2 tbsp granulated sugar 1 3/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1 1/2 tsp lemon juice 1 cup light brown sugar 3/4 cup old fashioned oats 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup cold unsalted butter, diced into small cub...

Flavor! Chocolate covered pretzels

Ingredients: Pretzel rods, different flavors of chocolate and decorations.

Caroline Lampert and Lauren Medeiros

April 13, 2020

Ingredients: 10-15 pretzel rods Chocolate Sprinkles/decorations Instructions: Put chocolate on a pan and wait for it to melt. Once the chocolate is melted dip pretzel rods in the chocolate. Set aside the pretzels and decorate however you wish. Put pretzels in the fridg...

Boys basketball falls short to Taconic at state semis (12 photos)

The team jumps to their feet and cheer as they score a basket, bringing the score closer. Throughout the season, the boys never failed to have enough energy from the bench.

Caroline Lampert, Lauren Medeiros, and Emily Staiti

March 16, 2020

  Wayland boys basketball competed against Taconic High School on March 7 to try and secure a spot in the state finals. Wayland fell short 56-62 but played a tough game through the last second. Although this was not the outcome the team had wanted, this was a memorable season as this was ...

Boys basketball crowned sectional champions after defeating Hopkinton 61-49 (8 photos)

Boys basketball crowned sectional champions after defeating Hopkinton 61-49 (8 photos)

Julia Raymond, Haley Melvin, and Kaitlyn Mabe

March 11, 2020

  The Wayland boys varsity basketball team entered the Worcester State court with hopes of winning the North Final title on March 7. After a close game, the Warriors earned that title after comfortably beating Hopkinton by a score of 61-49. The team will advance to the state semifinals on Wed...

Girls basketball falls to Medfield 51-56 in second round of playoffs (11 photos)

Wayland moves the ball quickly and finds senior Isabella Arenas open for a three-point shot.

Lauren Medeiros and Emily Staiti

March 4, 2020

For their second playoff game in the MIAA tournament, the Wayland girls varsity basketball team played against Medfield on Feb. 27. The team ended up falling to Medfield 51-56. Medfield is undefeated against Wayland for the past seven years....

Reading beats girls hockey, first playoff game (9 photos)

Wayland sophomore Julia Wegerbauer skates down the rink towards Wayland's goal and looks to her teammate for a pass.

Julia Callini

March 1, 2020

Wayland-Weston girls hockey lost the first playoff game against Reading on Monday, Feb. 25 at the Rivers Arena in Weston. The final score was 3-0. Although the team lost, this was the first time in seven seasons the Warcats have made it to the playoffs....

‘Squirrel Girl Goes to College” competes in annual competition (16 photos)

Doreen is thrilled as she bonds with her roommate, Nancy, played by junior Cal Russel. As Doreen hoped, the two roommates hit it off immediately.

Julia Callini

March 1, 2020

Wayland High School Theater Ensemble performs Marvel's "Squirrel Girl Goes to College" on Saturday, Feb. 29. For the second year in a row, WHS hosted the Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild Festival. To see more photos from this event, click here....

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