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

‘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...

WHS teachers respond to racist graffiti (video)

WHS teachers respond to racist graffiti (video)

Isabel Gitten

May 4, 2018


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

On Thursday, WHS teachers held an all-school assembly to read a joint letter in response to the racist graffiti found on the Timeline Tunnel.

WSPN LIVE Episode 16

WSPN LIVE Episode 16

Jay Abdella, Julia Callini, Audrey Camacho, and Charlie Moore

May 3, 2018


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This week, WSPN's Charlie Moore sits down with senior Sophia Alfaro to discuss the popular game Senior Assassin and Audrey Camacho brings the weekly news update.

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Lincoln-Sudbury (39 photos)

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Lincoln-Sudbury (39 photos)

Dale Lippincott, Amanda Armstrong, and Teresa Hank-Gomez

May 3, 2018


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

The girls' varsity lacrosse team fell to Lincoln-Sudbury 13-12 at home on Friday night.

WHS a cappella groups prepare to release album

WHS a cappella groups prepare to release album

Caterina Tomassini

May 2, 2018


Filed under Articles, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, WSPN

Over the past few months, the WHS a cappella groups, the T-tones, Muses and Madrigals, have been working to create a 12-song album. Each of the three groups has recorded four songs. Some of the songs include “Girl put your records on,” “On My Way Home,” “All Night,” a mashup of “Ride”...

WHS creates new ultimate frisbee team

WHS creates new ultimate frisbee team

Lily Tardif

May 1, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

WHS debuted its first ever competitive frisbee team this spring. With 27 players, the team has shown great potential and enthusiasm for the new sport. In previous years, WHS has had a frisbee club, and students have learned how to throw a frisbee in Wellness classes lead by Scott Parseghian. This...

Day of Silence held at WHS

Day of Silence held at WHS

Emma Nallet and Christos Belibasakis

April 30, 2018


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, WSPN

On Thursday, April 26, students at Wayland High School participated in the annual Day of Silence. The event was started in 1996 by students at the University of Virginia to honor people in the LGBTQ community whose voices have been silenced. On this day, students who choose to participate remain silen...

Kyle’s Column: Voices of the Future

Kyle’s Column: Voices of the Future

Kyle Chen

April 28, 2018


Filed under Articles, Opinion, Showcase, WSPN

We touched down around nine in the evening. The plane glided over the tarmac as the captain’s voice crackled through the intercom - “ladies and gentlemen, welcome to San Francisco.” As we reached the gate, the plane eased to a stop in front of the expansive airport windows. A collective meta...

WHS students explore Italy (50 photos)

WHS students explore Italy (50 photos)

Hannah Rice and Jay Abdella

April 27, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, WSPN

Over April break, WHS students and teachers traveled to Italy....

Boys’ varsity volleyball defeats Lincoln-Sudbury (21 photos)

Boys’ varsity volleyball defeats Lincoln-Sudbury (21 photos)

Meredith Prince

April 27, 2018


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

Wayland boys' volleyball defeated Lincoln-Sudbury in 3 sets to 1 on Wednesday, April 25.

METCO 50th anniversary celebration to be held April 29

METCO 50th anniversary celebration to be held April 29

Isabel Gitten

April 25, 2018


Filed under Articles, News, Showcase, WSPN

On Sunday, April 29, Wayland High School will host the METCO 50th anniversary celebration from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the South Building. This event is free and open to the public, and will feature a dance performance, a documentary highlighting former Wayland METCO students, a "Timeline Tunnel" in the Hist...

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