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

ACT to offer single section retakes starting September 2020

ACT to offer single section retakes starting September 2020

Josh Schreiber

October 22, 2019

The intense pressures of SAT and ACT standardized testing have tormented high school students for decades, but now, the ACT is trying to make the testing a little bit more convenient for students. Earlier this month, officials for the ACT test announced that starting in September 2020, students will b...

ICYMI: Week of October 14

ICYMI: Week of October 14

Meredith Prince

October 21, 2019

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Meredith Prince summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: Editor Meredith Prince and reporter Allie Nunn looked into the math department's new addition to their curriculum: reflection bo...

Monday Minute: Week of Oct. 21

Monday Minute: Week of Oct. 21

Kyle Chen, Caterina Tomassini, and Joyce Wu

October 21, 2019

In the weekly segment “Monday Minute,” WSPN editors Kyle Chen and Caterina Tomassini preview the week’s upcoming events. If you’d like to submit an announcement, idea or anything at all for the “Monday Minute,” go to the tab titled “Monday Minute” in the top-right corner of our homepage and...

Math department adopts blue books and reflection sheets

Math department adopts blue books and reflection sheets

Meredith Prince and Allie Nunn

October 17, 2019

The WHS math department is readopting its policy of not allowing students to keep their graded assessments. However, a new resource is being adopted that will allow students to keep reflections about their tests and quizzes. These resources consist of either blue books or reflection sheets in which s...

ICYMI: Week of October 7

ICYMI: Week of October 7

Meredith Prince

October 15, 2019

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Meredith Prince summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: WSPN's Max Brande highlighted a few new clubs that made their presence at the WHS annual club fair this year. Meanwhile, WSPN's Josh Schreiber took a close look behind th...

Monday Minute: Week of October 14

Monday Minute: Week of October 14

Kyle Chen, Caterina Tomassini, and Joyce Wu

October 15, 2019

In the weekly segment “Monday Minute,” WSPN editors Kyle Chen and Caterina Tomassini preview the week’s upcoming events. If you’d like to submit an announcement, idea or anything at all for the “Monday Minute,” go to the tab titled “Monday Minute” in the top-right corner of our homepage and...

News Brief: EEE bites the dust, but stay alert

News Brief: EEE bites the dust, but stay alert

Allie Nunn

October 15, 2019

Recent tests in Wayland and nearby towns declare the presence of Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus as negative, but that doesn’t mean locals should not be on guard. The tests were confirmed negative on Sept. 27, and they will be the last tests of the year.  Although EEE tested negative in the region, ...

News Brief: Student Council to host Lip Sync Battle

News Brief: Student Council to host Lip Sync Battle

Meredith Prince

October 11, 2019

Student Council is hosting a schoolwide lip sync competition in the WHS theater on Monday, Oct. 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The lip sync sign-ups took place during all lunches in the Commons over the past week and will end Friday, Oct. 11.  Students can perform as individuals or as a part of a group. Eac...

Behind the scenes of the construction on Route 27 in Wayland

Behind the scenes of the construction on Route 27 in Wayland

Josh Schreiber

October 10, 2019

Over the past several weeks, there has been road construction on Route 27 in Wayland. The construction has caused a considerable amount of reactions from students at WHS, as well as confusion as to why it occurred. The construction has resulted in residents waiting in an abnormal amount of traffic, and...

New clubs shine in the spotlight at Club Fair 2019

New clubs shine in the spotlight at Club Fair 2019

Max Brande

October 8, 2019

The wait is over: WHS kicked off its annual club fair on Sept. 26. New clubs made their debuts alongside WHS classics such as Yearbook Club and SADD. Through this fair, three clubs were brought to the spotlight: Sneaker Club run by sophomores Andrew Boyer and Spencer Dines, Outdoorsman Club run by juniors...

ICYMI: Week of September 30

ICYMI: Week of September 30

Meredith Prince

October 7, 2019

In the weekly series, “In Case You Missed It,” News Editor Meredith Prince summarizes stories from the past week with links to the corresponding WSPN article. News: WSPN’s Kyle Chen and reporter Jonathan Zhang discussed two WHS students who have qualified for National Merit Scholarships. Meanwhile, WSPN’s Joanna Barrow and reporter Emily Chafe took a close look into the child marriage ban that passed in the Massach...

Monday Minute: Week of October 7

Monday Minute: Week of October 7

Kyle Chen and Joyce Wu

October 6, 2019

In the weekly segment “Monday Minute,” WSPN editor Kyle Chen previews the week’s upcoming events. If you’d like to submit an announcement, idea or anything at all for the “Monday Minute,” go to the tab titled “Monday Minute” in the top-right corner of our homepage and select “Submit an ...

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