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"

News brief: Shawn Bernier as Keynote speaker for METCO graduation ceremony

Senior Shawn Bernier will  be speaking as a Keynote speaker in the METCO graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 27.

Lindsey Brown

June 23, 2020

On Saturday, June 27, Wayland High School senior Shawn Bernier will speak in front of the METCO class of 2020 during their virtual graduation ceremony. Bernier is the Student Keynote speaker and will talk about his experiences with the METCO program at Wayland High School. The Metropolitan Council...

ICYMI: Week of June 15- Student Council officers, pet adoptions, METCO students’ experiences

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN articles.

Taylor McGuire

June 22, 2020

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: Editor Taylor McGuire wrote a news brief on a Wayland High School senior, Amelia Ao, who was named a U.S. Presidential Scholar. ...

LIVE UPDATES: Coronavirus infiltrates Wayland

As the novel coronavirus infiltrates more and more aspects of everyday life for Americans, WSPN examines how the virus has impacted Wayland and neighboring communities.

Kevin Wang and Taylor McGuire

June 22, 2020

UPDATED: Monday, June 22 at 6:36 p.m.

Meet the Student Council officers

Taylor McGuire

June 16, 2020

With the 2019-20 school year nearing an end, the Wayland High School students have cast their votes for the new Student Council officers. WSPN interviewed the newly elected officers to get to know them and their goals for the 2020-21 school year. Elizabeth Zhong (President) What made you want to...

News Brief: Wayland senior named U.S. Presidential Scholar

Out of over 5,300 applicants, Wayland High School senior Amelia Ao was named a U.S Presidential Scholar.

Taylor McGuire

June 15, 2020

Wayland High School senior Amelia Ao was named a U.S. Presidential Scholar along with 161 other seniors in the U.S. for her accomplishments that she has demonstrated as a student. Scholars are chosen based on academic achievements, artistic or technical excellence, impressive transcripts, school evaluation...

ICYMI: Week of June 8- freshman founds organization, walking marathons, admitting ignorance

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN articles.

Taylor McGuire

June 15, 2020

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: WSPN's Josh Schreiber wrote about Team UKAPS, an organization founded by Wayland High School freshman Maya Lee. Editor Taylor McGuire wrote a news brief on the march ...

News Brief: Class of 2020 senior yearbook pickup

Pictured above is the WHS Reflector from 2018. Below includes details of the senior yearbook pick ups for the 2020 WHS Reflectors.

Meredith Prince

June 11, 2020

The 2020 WHS Reflector yearbooks have arrived, and the yearbook staff is organizing senior pickups by last name. All senior yearbook pickups will take place on Sunday, June 14 from 10am-12pm as follows: Students with last names A-D will pick up from 10:00-10:30 only. Students with last names E-K will...

News Brief: March in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement

On Saturday, June 13, all are encouraged to march in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. The walk will be from Wayland Middle School to Happy Hollow Elementary school and is estimated to be 27 minutes long.

Taylor McGuire

June 11, 2020

On Saturday, June 13, everyone is welcome to march in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and to raise awareness for the systematic racism and police brutality happening in the world today. Wayland High School alumnae Amanda Storth and Elli Orth have organized this walk and labeled it...

WHS freshman gives back during COVID-19 pandemic

Wayland high school freshman Maya Lee after delivering food to Parmenter in Wayland. Lee delivers food and meals to food pantries, hospitals, and homeless shelters as part of her foundation, Team UKAPS.

Josh Schreiber

June 10, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of people have lost their jobs or loved ones across the world. While most people have spent the past few months staying home and stocking up on groceries for themselves, one Wayland High School student has taken the opportunity to give back. Shortly after school...

ICYMI: Week of June 1- Library reopening, 10 apps to cure boredom, Charity Miles

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN articles.

Taylor McGuire

June 8, 2020

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Taylor McGuire summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: Editor Taylor McGuire shared news of the Wayland Public Library reopening for curbside pickup in a news brief. Meanwhile, reporter Eliya Howard-Delman reported the fundraiser that McGu...

Mask fundraiser for Black Lives Matter

The mask that is being sold is pictured above. It is a black triply-ply cotton face mask. All profits will be directly donated to the Black Lives Matter Foundation.

Eliya Howard-Delman

June 4, 2020

WSPN news editor, sophomore Taylor McGuire has launched a fundraiser to raise money for the Black Lives Matter Foundation. The fundraiser is selling facial coverings that say "Wayland Warriors" on them, and they will be sold for $15 each. All of the profits will go directly to the Black Lives Matter...

News Brief: Curbside pickup to be offered at Wayland Library

The Wayland Library will reopen for limited services starting Monday, June 1, after closing on March 16.

Taylor McGuire

June 1, 2020

As of June 1, the Wayland Public Library will be reopening some of their services so that readers can check out books again after over two months of closure. The library closed all services on Monday, March 16, due to COVID-19. However, services will not be conducted normally. People who wish to check...

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