Wayland Student Press

  • Early dismissal at 1:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12

  • Math department goes back on newly instituted policy, will hand out tests to students

  • School Committee violated state law according to state attorney general Maura Healey

  • Vice Principal James Nocito to retire

  • Seniors Rachel Chau, Sid Iyer, Andy Wang, junior Tristan Wolff recognized with All-Eastern musical honors

  • Wayland prohibits recreational marijuana shops

Politipress: Growing Pool of Candidates (Part I)

Politipress: Growing Pool of Candidates (Part I)

Charlie Moore

February 13, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are, and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I take a look at the latest Democrats to throw their hats in the 2020 race for the presidency. 2020 is so close yet so far from where we cu...

Kyle’s Column: Chinese-American

Kyle’s Column: Chinese-American

Kyle Chen

February 7, 2019


Filed under Articles, Kyle's Column, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

What’s your ethnicity? Since I was a kid, I’ve always struggled to come up with a definite answer to that question. It’s come up quite a lot - especially when I was younger. When other kids saw me, they didn’t see an American - instead, they saw the “yellow” skin, black hair and slanted eyes...

Warrior Weekly: Reviewing Super Bowl LIII

Warrior Weekly: Reviewing Super Bowl LIII

Charlie Moore

February 7, 2019


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

It is extremely safe to assume that a majority of Wayland High School students managed to tune in to Sunday night’s Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. The 13-3 victory for Bill Belichick's squad was the sixth Super Bowl victory in his tenure and the sixth...

Kyle’s Column: Finding Your Voice

Kyle’s Column: Finding Your Voice

Kyle Chen

January 22, 2019


Filed under Articles, Kyle's Column, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

Writing is difficult - especially when what you’re writing will be published on the internet, where anyone and everyone can read it. I started this column in last fall hoping that it would help me improve my writing. I’d always enjoyed the rewarding feeling that comes with putting your thoughts do...

Politipress: Review – “Vice”

Politipress: Review – “Vice”

Charlie Moore

January 15, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Politics, Politipress, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who our representing politicians are, and what they actually do. In this installment of Politipress, I review Adam McKay’s latest movie, “Vice,” a mockumentary-style commentary on Vice President Dick Cheney. Forme...

Today is the Day: Taking a Test

Today is the Day: Taking a Test

Emma Marton

January 14, 2019


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Showcase, Today is the Day, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

Test-taking is a skill. And, as sorry as I am to say this, it is a hard skill. Now you might be thinking, “I’m in high school, I know how to take a test.” However, the best test takers also have struggles and off days. No matter how well you know the material, feeling sick can throw you off yo...

Politipress: A Looming Shutdown

Politipress: A Looming Shutdown

Charlie Moore

December 21, 2018


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For the voting members of our community, it is often hard to have a firm grasp on who the politicians that represent us are and what they do. In this installment of Politipress, I take a look at the fiery debate over President Trump's border wall and why it may lead the federal government to a partial...

Warrior Weekly: The Patriots STINK

Warrior Weekly: The Patriots STINK

CJ Brown

December 21, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

The Patriots have done the unthinkable. They lost two games in a row. In December. Ugh. On Sunday the 16 matchup against the Steelers, the pats had 14 penalties for a whopping 106 yards. The game came down to the final possession, but Brady was unable to cook up his normal two-minute drill, and the S...

Warrior Weekly: Wrestling pins the competition

Warrior Weekly: Wrestling pins the competition

Charlie Moore

December 13, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

The Wayland wrestling team opened up their 2018-19 campaign with a quad meet on Saturday, Dec. 8. Wayland hosted Holliston, Keefe Tech and Lexington at the WHS field house. This year, Wrestling has had their sights set on returning to the Division 3 Central Sectional Finals, where they fell last year. W...

Kyle’s Column: Actions speak louder than words

Kyle’s Column: Actions speak louder than words

Kyle Chen

December 13, 2018


Filed under Articles, Kyle's Column, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

It’s been almost a month since the Wayland School Committee’s 4-1 vote to push back school start times. From a student’s perspective, I will readily admit that I have no problem whatsoever with spending an extra hour in bed in the mornings next year. As a Wayland resident and WHS student, I will receive all...

Warrior Weekly: A breakdown of recent football news

Warrior Weekly: A breakdown of recent football news

Aiden Chitkara

December 7, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

This week, there has been more than enough news to keep football fans talking. From firings to retirements, there are plenty of current events to jump into, not to mention a video that surfaced this week of a young NFL star that has put his football career in jeopardy. It would be an understatement t...

Warrior Weekly: World of Wayland sports

Warrior Weekly: World of Wayland sports

CJ Brown

November 29, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

With fall sports coming to a close and winter sports kicking into gear, there’s a lot to talk about in the world of Wayland sports. For my first blog post, I’ll be covering the results of fall sports and provide information about the upcoming winter season. Fall Sports: After a disappointing regular ...

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