Wayland Student Press

  • Vice Principal James Nocito to retire

  • Wrestling wins quad meet against Keefe Tech, Lexington and Holliston on Saturday 12/8

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

  • Wayland prohibits recreational marijuana shops

  • BREAKING: School Committee votes for 8:35 a.m. to 3:10 p.m. WHS schedule, shorter Wednesdays to remain

  • Second vote for WHS Athletic Complex Renovation project postponed from November to April

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

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

Kyle Chen

December 19, 2017


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

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...

Review: Happy Death Day

Review: Happy Death Day

Christos Belibasakis

December 13, 2017


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

*Spoiler alert!* Happy Death Day, directed by Christopher B. Landon, delivers viewers a darker version of the 1993 cult classic Groundhog Day. Jessica Roth plays Tree Gelbman, a self-centered sorority sister. Tree wakes up hungover in a dorm room on her birthday and quickly departs, going on with the...

Warriorpedia: The Commons

Warriorpedia: The Commons

Isabel Gitten

December 9, 2017


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Warriorpedia, WSPN

Warriorpedia is a collection of explanations of traditions, events, practices, and places at WHS that are commonly known across the community. What: The Commons Where: The North building Who: The entire student body Explanation: The Commons is an area in the North building that is used for eating,...

Warrior Weekly: CFB Playoff on the horizon

Warrior Weekly: CFB Playoff on the horizon

Duncan Stephenson

December 7, 2017


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

Teams I can See Going to the Super Bowl (in no particular order) - Week 14 AFC: Patriots, Steelers NFC: Eagles, Rams, Saints, Vikings Heisman Trophy Prediction: Finalists: Baker Mayfield (QB, Oklahoma), Bryce Love (RB, Stanford), Lamar Jackson (QB, Louisville) Prediction: 1st: Baker Mayfield 2nd:...

Emma Goes Clubbing: Art Club

Emma Goes Clubbing: Art Club

Emma Marton

December 6, 2017


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When I first entered the art club, I felt a pressure... a pressure to create. The pressure wasn’t coming from the members of the club – if anything, they were very kind and the whole time, they assured me that I didn’t need to do anything special. I felt, however, that once I’d entered that ...

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


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

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...

Emma Goes Clubbing: You ain’t never had an ally like me

Emma Goes Clubbing: You ain’t never had an ally like me

Emma Marton

December 4, 2017


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Reviews, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

For my first blog post, I had decided to visit a club I’d never been to before. For this one, I thought it’d be cool to let you guys see a club I’ve visited almost every week for my entire high school career. And that’s the Alliance club. What makes it really hard to write about this club...

Warrior Weekly: Best weekend of the CFB season coming up

Warrior Weekly: Best weekend of the CFB season coming up

Duncan Stephenson

November 30, 2017


Filed under Articles, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN Blogs

Teams I can See Going to the Super Bowl (in no particular order) - Week 12 AFC: Patriots, Steelers NFC: Eagles, Rams, Saints Duncan’s College Football Top 4 - Week 13 1. Oklahoma Sooners The Sooners nab the top spot after ‘Bama falls in the Iron Bowl. As of now, they have to be the favorite...

School Start Times: Two sides of the debate

School Start Times: Two sides of the debate

Caterina Tomassini and Caitlin Newton

November 29, 2017


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN

Wayland Superintendent Arthur Unobskey recently unveiled plans for changes in school start times. WSPN's Caterina Tomassini and Caitlin Newton offer two different perspectives on the issue. ...

Opinion: Yes to Start Times

Caterina Tomassini

November 29, 2017


Filed under Articles, Opinion, WSPN

Ah, the beauty of the early morning: the sun is shining, the birds are chirping and you’re about to miss your 6:45 bus ride to school because you didn’t go to bed until midnight. As a result, you woke up late. And don’t forget about your first-period math test. Wayland Public Schools has been...

Opinion: No to Start Times

Caitlin Newton

November 29, 2017


Filed under Articles, Opinion, WSPN

Imagine this: The clock reads 11:58 p.m. You sigh at the giant pile binders sitting on your desk. Even though it's already almost midnight, you have yet to finish your homework. You calculate that you can sleep for six and a half hours if you finish your homework by 1 a.m, which would give you time to...

Warriorpedia: Spirit Day

Warriorpedia: Spirit Day

Isabel Gitten

November 21, 2017


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Warriorpedia

Warriorpedia is a collection of explanations of traditions, events, practices and places at WHS that are commonly known across the community. Term: Spirit Day When: The Wednesday before Thanksgiving What: Spirit Day is a school-wide tradition on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving that was first intr...

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