Wayland Student Press

  • Sophomore Kyle Chen wins 2018 Freedom Prize

  • Four Assistant Superintendent candidates to visit WHS next week

  • Graduation begins for seniors at 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 3

  • Last day for seniors is May 25

  • K-Pop concert to take place at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 24

  • Fine Arts Night to take place at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 21

  • Senior projects to be presented in The Commons at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22

Boys’ tennis defeats Lincoln-Sudbury (25 photos)

Boys’ tennis defeats Lincoln-Sudbury (25 photos)

Naomi Lathan and Janani Gandhi

May 13, 2018


Filed under Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The Wayland varsity boys' tennis team defeated Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School 4-1 in an away match May 4.

A look into Senior Assassin

A look into Senior Assassin

Julia Callini

May 12, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, WSPN, WSPN LIVE, WSPN.TV

Gamemasters Sophia Alfaro and Nick Fay talk about the 2018 game of Senior Assassin. Edit: Since the filming of this video, the rewards for the winners have changed. The last person standing will receive 70% of the prize money, while the person with the most "kills" will receive 20% of the prize mon...

Students attend presentation about reckless driving

Students attend presentation about reckless driving

Emma Dilanni and Caroline Lampert

May 11, 2018


Filed under Articles, News, Showcase, WSPN

WHS students attended an assembly on Thursday, Apr. 26 during which Cara Filler, a youth motivational speaker, described her personal experience with reckless driving. When Filler was just 18 years old, her twin sister, Marin, was killed in a car collision when her boyfriend sped and hit another vehicle. Educating...

Prom preparation differs between boys and girls

Prom preparation differs between boys and girls

Abby Mitty

May 11, 2018


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, WSPN

With prom right around the corner, preparations for one of the biggest events of junior year are in full effect. Technically, the only requirement at prom is to dress formally, but there is much more that goes into the process of preparing for prom. How girls and boys prepare for this special day is...

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

Dale Lippincott

May 10, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo of the Week, Sports, WSPN

Sophomore defender Ciara Murphy trips down the sideline during the girls' varsity lacrosse game against Lincoln-Sudbury.

Juniors attend Career Colloquium

Juniors attend Career Colloquium

Hailey Robinson

May 9, 2018


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Juniors attended the Career Colloquium held by librarian Joanne Schmidt and guidance counselor Jim Girard on May 2 to look into future careers. According to Girard, the Career Colloquium is informative for students and helps them decide on possible electives they may take, college majors they may be...

WHSTE performs Almost, Maine (50 photos)

WHSTE performs Almost, Maine (50 photos)

Isabel Gitten

May 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, WSPN

The Wayland High School Theater Ensemble performed Almost, Maine on May 3, 4 and 5....

Politipress: Maura Healey – The People’s Lawyer

Politipress: Maura Healey – The People’s Lawyer

Charlie Moore

May 7, 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 the identity and agendas of the politicians who represent us. In this installment of Politipress, I focus on Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, and why she calls herself “the people’s lawyer.” On Sun...

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Acton-Boxborough (36 photos)

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Acton-Boxborough (36 photos)

Kate Balicki, Carly Camphausen, and Caroline Lampert

May 6, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys' varsity lacrosse team lost to Acton-Boxborough 5-11 at home on Thursday....

Volleyball team looks to fill the gaps

Volleyball team looks to fill the gaps

Andrew D'Amico

May 6, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys’ varsity volleyball team is looking to have another successful season after reaching the State Championship match last year. The team will have to combat two main hindrances: youth and lack of experience in general. Captains seniors Oliver Moody and Kieran Ireland, along with key returners...

Review – Avengers: Infinity War

Review – Avengers: Infinity War

Kevin Wang

May 6, 2018


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

Warning: this article contains an infinite number of spoilers from the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The Avengers “Me personally, I have a lot to lose,” Rocket said. *loses everything* Marvel’s finally getting dark and grim! Hooray! To recap the heart-wrenching massacre of Marvel sup...

‘Almost, Maine’ is here to watch

‘Almost, Maine’ is here to watch

Nicole Erdekian

May 5, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

The WHS Theatre Ensemble will be performing the play, “Almost, Maine,” from May 3 to May 5 at 7:30 p.m. The play is a heartwarming story that takes place in the fictional town, Almost, Maine, at 9 p.m. on a Friday night, and simultaneously follows nine relationships. Within in the play, there...

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