The student news site of Wayland High School

Wayland Student Press

Meet the Teacher: Michelle Ross

Meet the Teacher: Michelle Ross

Isabel Gitten

September 27, 2017


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, WSPN

Michelle Ross, Special Education Liaison. What did you do before you taught at WHS? I was a high school English teacher in an alternative education program that supported social and emotional needs of students. It was located off-site in Newton Public Schools and we served Newton South and Newt...

Boys’ soccer team off to promising start

Boys’ soccer team off to promising start

Duncan Stephenson

September 27, 2017


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

2016 marked another successful campaign for head coach David Gavron, whose team won their second state championship in the past three seasons, defeating Nipmuc 2-0 in the final game. With a dynasty brewing in Wayland, fans’ expectations are high for the 2017 season, and the team has delivered so far,...

Meet the Teacher: Ashley Flatley

Meet the Teacher: Ashley Flatley

Janani Gandhi

September 25, 2017


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, WSPN

Ashley Flatley, English Can you tell me about your background and how you came to start teaching here? Working backward, I just finished my Master in Teaching at Boston University and before that, I was working in Boston at a company called Zipcar. I worked there for three years. Before that, I ...

Students participate in the annual Wayland-Weston Crew Ergathon (59 photos)

Students participate in the annual Wayland-Weston Crew Ergathon (59 photos)

Isabel Gitten and Julia Callini

September 25, 2017


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

Students participated in the annual Wayland-Weston Rowing Association Ergathon on Saturday. Athletes rowed on the erg machines to raise money for new equipment.

Did You Know: William Barton

Did You Know: William Barton

Lucy Hughes and Aimee LaRochelle

September 25, 2017


Filed under Did You Know?, WSPN, WSPN Blogs

"It's a pretty cool experience to meet a bunch of friends"

Read more »

Meet the Teacher: Kathleen Clark

Meet the Teacher: Kathleen Clark

Kyle Chen

September 24, 2017


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, WSPN

Kathleen Clark, Wellness What sparked your interest in teaching? So I went to school for sports management first, and that was becoming a little difficult because I had been playing a sport my whole life and [even though] I thought I could do the management end of it, it was harder to get into...

Boys’ soccer defeats Cambridge Rindge & Latin School (35 photos)

Boys’ soccer defeats Cambridge Rindge & Latin School (35 photos)

Hannah Rice, Kate Balicki, and Nicole Erdekian

September 22, 2017


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

Boys' soccer defeats Cambridge Rindge & Latin School away Saturday night (2-1).

Warrior Weekly: Oklahoma State on the rise

Warrior Weekly: Oklahoma State on the rise

Duncan Stephenson

September 21, 2017


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

Duncan’s College Football Top 4 - Week 3 1. Alabama Crimson Tide Need I say anything? The ‘Tide are in a league of their own. I don’t see any team capable of beating them. 2. Oklahoma Sooners Baker. Mayfield. His numbers every week are eye-popping. The defense isn’t elite, but all th...

Wayland Public Schools implements new student information system

Wayland Public Schools implements new student information system

Nathan Zhao and Kevin Wang

September 17, 2017


Filed under Articles, News, Showcase, WSPN

At the beginning of this school year, Wayland Public Schools rolled out the new student information system eSchool Plus to replace the long-used iPass, iStudent and iParent structure. According to WHS Vice Principal Ethan Dolleman, the Framingham-based iPass provided serviceable yet flawed features....

Conservatives’ views on WHS’ political climate

Conservatives’ views on WHS’ political climate

Andrew D'Amico and Nathan Zhao

September 15, 2017


Filed under Articles, Politics, WSPN

In the weeks and months following the 2016 presidential election, teachers and students discussed the election across all subjects and all classes. While some students participate willingly in all class discussions, others might feel left out. WSPN spoke to self-identifying conservatives regarding the...

Students speak about first day of school (video)

Students speak about first day of school (video)

Kate Balicki, Eden Vanslette, Hannah Rice, and Abby Mitty

September 15, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, WSPN

WHS students talk about the beginning of their school year.

Teachers’ views on WHS’ political acceptance differ from students’

Teachers’ views on WHS’ political acceptance differ from students’

Nathan Zhao and Andrew D'Amico

September 13, 2017


Filed under Articles, Features, Politics, WSPN

Think back to the 2016 election season at WHS. Teachers were excitedly preparing their class’ curricular coverage of the election, outlining lesson plans and scanning through articles to supplement their teachings. Most students were just as eager to learn, preparing notes and thinking about possible...

The student news site of Wayland High School
WSPN