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Girls’ lacrosse team starts season 13-2

Girls’ lacrosse team starts season 13-2

Eden Vanslette and Olivia Waldron
May 16, 2017
Filed under Articles, Recent Posts, Sports, WSPN

Wayland girls' varsity lacrosse currently holds a 13-2 record, and they have qualified for the state tournament. The team plays a DCL large schedule against schools much larger than Wayland, such as Acton-Boxborough, Concord-Carlisle, Westford Academy and Lincoln-Sudbury. So far, the girls have made...

Review: Common Cafe and Kitchen

Review: Common Cafe and Kitchen

Aimee LaRochelle
May 16, 2017
Filed under Articles, Opinion, Recent Posts, Reviews, WSPN

The first things you see when you walk into the aesthetically pleasing Common Cafe and Kitchen (the former Bakery on the Common) are laptops, children, and coffee. The once homey cafe went through a major transformation in fall of 2016 that has turned it into a chic, modern, and polished bistro. The...

Wayland-Weston Crew Invitational (29 photos)

Wayland-Weston Crew Invitational (29 photos)

Hannah Rice
May 14, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

Wayland-Weston Crew hosted the 10th annual Wayland Weston Invitational at Lake Cochituate in Wayland.

Wayland Alliance hosts “Out and Proud” panel

Wayland Alliance hosts “Out and Proud” panel

Kevin Wang
May 12, 2017
Filed under Articles, News, Recent Posts, WSPN

The Wayland Alliance held the “Out & Proud” open panel on Thursday, April 13. Six LGBTQ WHS students shared their stories and discussed issues surrounding the LGBTQ community throughout lunch block in fine arts teacher Richard Weingartner’s room, known as “The Shop.” “The purpose of the...

Opinion: Do’s and don’ts for prom

Opinion: Do’s and don’ts for prom

Masha Yakhkind and Lucy Hughes
May 12, 2017
Filed under Articles, Opinion, Recent Posts

Do’s: 1. Look for your dress in advance. You procrastinator, you! Putting in the time early will be worth it when you’re confident on the orange carpet! Procrastination leads to unneeded stress. 2. Make a group with all of the girls in the grade to share your dresses in. Showing up to prom wear...

News Brief: WPS announces school start times for 2017-18 school year

News Brief: WPS announces school start times for 2017-18 school year

Nathan Zhao
May 11, 2017
Filed under Articles, News, News Brief, Recent Posts, Showcase, WSPN

Wayland Public Schools has announced a change in the elementary school day schedule for the upcoming school year. The Loker, Happy Hollow and Claypit Hill school days will run from 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. On Wednesday, dismissal will be at 2:05 p.m. The decision...

“We The People” posters hung around WHS

“We The People” posters hung around WHS

Natalie Hsu
May 11, 2017
Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Recent Posts

Walking down the hallway, you see posters with shades of red, white, and blue peeking at you through the open doors to classrooms. Shepard Fairey's “We The People” posters have been placed around Wayland High School. English teacher Sara Snow began to spread the posters around the school when she...

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Holliston (36 photos)

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Holliston (36 photos)

Hannah Rice and Andrew D'Amico
May 9, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Sports, WSPN

The boys' lacrosse team defeated Holliston 14-5 at home.

Artist of the Week: Julia De Los Reyes

Artist of the Week: Julia De Los Reyes

Hannah Rice
May 9, 2017
Filed under Articles, Artist of the Week, Arts & Entertainment, Recent Posts, Spotlight, Student Art, WSPN

Sophomore Julia De Los Reyes’s passion for the violin started years ago when she was among the many third graders interested in elementary school orchestra. “I started playing the violin on a complete whim; I had no idea what I was getting myself into,” De Los Reyes said. When De Los Reyes...

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Newton South (24 photos)

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Newton South (24 photos)

Eden Vanslette
May 8, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Recent Posts, Sports, WSPN

Girls' lacrosse defeated Newton South 19-9. The team remains undefeated this season.

WHS juniors to participate in MAEA Art-All State

WHS juniors to participate in MAEA Art-All State

Olivia Waldron and Jackie Stoller
May 8, 2017
Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Recent Posts, WSPN

On June 9th and 10th, WHS juniors Marjorie Ladas and Shaelee Comettant will be attending the MAEA Art All-State, a two-day program where high school juniors from across the state create collaborative art installations with the help of working artists. “I feel honored to have been selected to apply...

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