Wayland Student Press

  • Construction has begun on the WHS turf, tennis courts, and softball field
  • Student council voting to occur on Wednesday June 12 and Thursday June 13 in the Commons throughout all lunches
  • Advisory to change next year: meet multiple times a week, only grade-based
  • Nicole Haghdoust selected for the World Language Department Chair position in place of Melissa Bryant
  • Sean Gass, head of Upper School at the Salem Academy Charter School, to replace Ethan Dolleman as assistant principal

BREAKING NEWS: Senior Assassin game canceled

BREAKING NEWS: Senior Assassin game canceled

Abby Stoller and Janani Gandhi

April 28, 2016

The Senior Assassin game has been cancelled.

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland Public Schools closed on Monday, February 8

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland Public Schools closed on Monday, February 8

Elena Erdekian

February 7, 2016

All Wayland Public Schools will be closed tomorrow on Monday, Feb., 5 due to inclement weather.

UPDATED: Class of 2016 celebrates Halloween (113 photos)

UPDATED: Class of 2016 celebrates Halloween (113 photos)

WSPN Staff

October 30, 2015

The class of 2016 dresses up for Halloween.

Breaking News: All Wayland schools closed on Wednesday, February 5

Breaking News: All Wayland schools closed on Wednesday, February 5

Lizzy Worstell

February 5, 2014

All Wayland Public Schools are closed, and all activities canceled, today, February 5, due to inclement weather. ...

School canceled on March 19 due to inclement weather

School canceled on March 19 due to inclement weather

Kruti Vora

March 19, 2013

As Winter Storm Ukko barrels through Wayland on Tuesday, March 19, the last day of winter, Wayland Public Schools will be closed. This marks the fourth canceled school day in the 2012-2013 school year. Schools were closed for two days during Hurricane Sandy and for one day during Winter Storm Nemo. Tuesday's MCAS ELA Composition exam was moved to Monday, March ...

Breaking News: All after-school activities canceled on March 8

Breaking News: All after-school activities canceled on March 8

Jake Adelman

March 8, 2013

1:03 p.m.: All after-school activities have been canceled, according to an email sent out by assistant principal Allyson Mizoguchi. The email states that Dr. Paul Stein has decided to close all schools at 2:15 p.m. There has been an inordinate number of absences today, according to the secretary to t...

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland schools closed on Friday, February 8

BREAKING NEWS: All Wayland schools closed on Friday, February 8

Jake Adelman

February 7, 2013

UPDATE 9:30 p.m.: All Wayland Public Schools will be closed on Friday, February 8 due to severe weather. Please submit your storm photos to us through Facebook, Twitter (@wspn), Instagram (@wspn) or at [email protected] 4:00 p.m.: Due to the severe weather prediction, Superintendent Paul Stein recently decide...

BREAKING NEWS: Wayland Public Schools closed on Tuesday, October 30

BREAKING NEWS: Wayland Public Schools closed on Tuesday, October 30

Jake Adelman

October 28, 2012

11:20 a.m.: After a meeting of the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) and town department representatives, the following information was determined: 881 residents and businesses are without power, all public schools have power, most intersections have power with the exception of Route 126/27 at Concord Road, NSTAR will be removing trees with wires and will be working...

Collins, Leard win open selectman positions

Collins, Leard win open selectman positions

Matthew Gutschenritter

April 3, 2012

Candidates Doug Leard and Ed Collins won the two open seats on the Board of Selectmen after the votes from the April 3 election were tallied. Leard received 1048 votes and Collins received 931. The other candidates, Susan Pope and Chris Brown, received 885 and 782 votes respectively. There were 248 blank votes and 2 write-ins. Leard spent six years on the Board of Se...

Senior Assassins game not allowed on school grounds

Senior Assassins game not allowed on school grounds

Elizabeth Karpacz

March 2, 2012

Dean of Students Scott Parseghian announced that this year, the senior Assassin game will not be permitted on school grounds. According to Principal Pat Tutwiler, students have not respected administrators' set parameters for the game in past years. “The game is a huge disruption, and we’re not ...

Girls swim team wins sixth state title in seven years

Girls swim team wins sixth state title in seven years

Matthew Gutschenritter

February 20, 2012

The girls swim and dive team won the MIAA division two state championship at Blodgett Pool at Harvard University Sunday night. The title was the teams' sixth in seven years; last year they finished second to Marblehead. The Warriors did not win any individual races, but beat second place Weston overall,...

Bomb threat causes evacuation of WMS

Bomb threat causes evacuation of WMS

Kruti Vora

February 1, 2012

At 1:08 p.m., Wednesday, February 1, the Wayland Middle School received a phone call regarding a bomb in the school building. According to Lt. Patrick Swanick, the caller believed a student brought a bomb to school. Although the warning was considered “not credible,” Wayland Police and Fire Departments...

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