Wayland Student Press

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

  • Boys' basketball wins Bellingham tournament, improves to 4-2

  • 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

Kyle’s Column: The respect they deserve

Kyle’s Column: The respect they deserve

Kyle Chen

February 14, 2018


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In Wellness class, we recently finished a series of classes discussing various mental disabilities and the effects they can have on people’s lives. To conclude the unit, Mr. Berry had us team up in groups, research certain mental disabilities that are prevalent in society today and then teach the rest o...

Kyle’s Column: Midterms

Kyle’s Column: Midterms

Kyle Chen

January 22, 2018


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A student sits on the edge of a chair with his head down, staring at the test on his desk as if the intensity of his glare would somehow miraculously bubble in the answer sheet for him. His brain races as he twirls his pencil restlessly. In less than 12 hours, I will be standing (or should I say sitti...

Kyle’s Column: Making a difference, one driving lesson at a time

Kyle’s Column: Making a difference, one driving lesson at a time

Kyle Chen

January 9, 2018


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For high school students, the last bell on Dec. 22 is usually a joyous moment of celebration and of reveling in the freedom and liberty that Christmas break affords. But on the last day before break, I closed my notebook and shoved my computer into my bag with a heavy sigh, knowing that the following...

Kyle’s Column: Review – “The Last Jedi”

Kyle’s Column: Review – “The Last Jedi”

Kyle Chen

December 19, 2017


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Warning: This article contains some considerable spoilers. Star Wars season is officially back, folks. The eighth episode in the Star Wars canon, dubbed "The Last Jedi," finally hit the theaters last Thursday. The long-awaited sequel to "The Force Awakens" has finally arrived. Let me just say...

Kyle’s Column: An Asian-American student’s path to an elite college

Kyle’s Column: An Asian-American student’s path to an elite college

Kyle Chen

December 5, 2017


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I was scrolling through my inbox the other day when I encountered an email from a college searching website called Cappex. The message urged me to create an account and find the right college for my future. Since I figured it was never too early to start this kind of thing, I clicked on the link in the...

Kyle’s Column: The power of kindness

Kyle’s Column: The power of kindness

Kyle Chen

November 20, 2017


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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, people everywhere are taking time out of their everyday lives to appreciate and be thankful for all the good things in life. Personally, I myself have a lot to be thankful for. I have a loving and caring family, access to fantastic opportunities and resources...

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