Wayland Student Press

  • AP government and politics class to run student elections during lunches on May 23 and 24

  • 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

  • Boys hockey head coach Rian Murray to leave Wayland

  • White power symbol discovered in WHS bathroom, authorities investigating

  • Boys varsity crew head coach Shayne Bolduc leaves

  • Dolleman to leave WHS for principalship at Norton High School

  • Wayland recognized as a Best Community for Music Education by NAMM for 10th straight year

  • Retirement party for Happy Hollow Principal Jim Lee on June 6, send favorite memories to [email protected]

  • Class of 2021 selects the Hyatt Regency Boston as next year's prom venue

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 ...

Politipress: Wayland to pass on grass

Politipress: Wayland to pass on grass

Charlie Moore

November 27, 2018


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 review the most recent Wayland Town Meeting and what it accomplished. Wayland held a 10-topic town meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13 in the ...

Review: Bohemian Rhapsody

Review: Bohemian Rhapsody

Meredith Prince

November 27, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase, WSPN

Queen, the British rock band formed in 1970, has finally received its well-overdue biopic. “Bohemian Rhapsody,” named after the band’s six-minute song that is one of the best-selling singles of all time, relives Queen’s journey to becoming a successful band and how they created their music. M...

Warrior Weekly: Boys win the sectional finals

Warrior Weekly: Boys win the sectional finals

Charlie Moore

November 17, 2018


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

Warrior Weekly is a weekly blog discussing both Wayland and national sports. This year, sports broadcast editor Charlie Moore and staff reporters CJ Brown and Aiden Chitkara will alternate as writers. Read Charlie's first post about the varsity boys' soccer team below. For the first time since 2016 when...

Review: Venom

Review: Venom

Christos Belibasakis

November 15, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase, WSPN

Warning: Spoilers ahead. The first installment of Sony’s Marvel Universe, “Venom” is a fast-paced Sci-fi thriller that has taken the box office by storm. Tom Hardy shines in an incredible performance as Venom, the comic-book anti-hero that made its debut in "Spider-Man 3," alongside supporting ac...

Kyle’s Column: My friend Ryan

Kyle’s Column: My friend Ryan

Kyle Chen

November 14, 2018


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

Two summers ago, I attended the School of the New York Times, a two-week program in the heart of New York City. I got to spend thirteen days learning about journalism from some of the best in the field, visiting various publications and exploring the streets of the Big Apple. Through the School, I...

Politipress: Post-Midterms Recap

Politipress: Post-Midterms Recap

Charlie Moore

November 14, 2018


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 recap the 2018 midterm elections, discussing results and impacts. So the midterms have come and gone. Did that blue wave wash Cong...

Today is the Day: I drop down

Today is the Day: I drop down

Emma Marton

November 11, 2018


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

It’s week two of my sophomore year, and I’m already near tears. I don’t belong here, I think as I flip through the test. “Skip the hard ones,” they tell you. But what if they’re all hard ones? I had taken honors biology the year before and done well in it, getting a pretty solid A. I knew hono...

Politipress: Midterms Overview

Politipress: Midterms Overview

Charlie Moore

October 31, 2018


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 overview the 2018 Midterm elections, including who you will find on your ballot and what a vote for each candidate means...

Kyle’s Column: One more year

Kyle’s Column: One more year

Kyle Chen

October 31, 2018


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

This past Sunday marked my 17th year on this planet. As with any birthday, I went through the day with a sense of excitement, relishing the thrill that comes with being a year older than you were the day before. But this time, the experience was mixed with a more wistful feeling, one that bordered upon...

Kyle’s Column: Under the Weather

Kyle’s Column: Under the Weather

Kyle Chen

October 16, 2018


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

For the past couple weeks or so, my family’s been dealing with a pretty bad bout of sickness. It started with my brother, who came home with a burning fever, a hacking cough and a runny nose. As these things usually do, it quickly spread to the rest of us. I myself have been sick for the past week an...

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