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 rolling rally: A final goodbye (68 Photos)

Senior Kayla Poulsen stands out of her decorated car, while smiling at the camera.

Taylor McGuire, Lauren Medeiros, Haley Melvin, and Remmi Shaw

June 23, 2020

  Wayland High School hosted a drive-by graduation for the class of 2020 on June 7th. Along the route, families, and friends of the Class of 2020, all gathered along the roads with signs and cheered on the seniors, as they drove by. When the seniors did a loop through the high school, all their teachers lined the buildings and cheered for their graduating students, with parents at the end, as they left....

Black Lives Matter Protest (28 Photos)

Malcolm Astley holds a 'Black Lives Matters' sign in front of the First Parish Wayland.

Deirdre Brown and Emily Chafe

June 19, 2020

A protest was held in the Wayland Town Center on Sunday, May 31 in solidarity with Black Lives Matter demonstrations occurring across the nation. These protests are taking place in the wake of the death of George Floyd, an African-American killed by a white police officer on May 21. Although many p...

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...

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...

60 Second Nature Relaxation (video)

Take 60 seconds out of your day to relax with some nature.

Kate Clifford

May 27, 2020

Take a quick 60 seconds out of your day and relax!

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.

Flavor! Energy Balls

Step three: Put them onto a baking sheet and freeze for an hour until set.

Eliya Howard-Delman

April 16, 2020

In this edition of Flavor!, staff reporter Eliya Howard-Delman makes energy balls. Ingredients: 1 cup rolled oats ½ cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips ½ cup ground flax seed ½ cup peanut butter ⅓ cup honey 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Instructions: 1. Combine all of the ingredients in a me...

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...

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