• January 21Order your 2021 yearbook! Use the link https://www.yearbookordercenter.com
  • January 4Students who wish to be COVID-19 tested weekly at school must enroll by Jan. 14
  • January 4Seniors and juniors who wish to take the SAT at WHS must register by Friday, Jan. 8
  • January 4Quarter 2 to end on Jan. 29, 2021
  • December 23Cohort A to attend school on Wednesday, Jan. 20 to make up for MLK Day
  • November 2Gov. Charlie Baker issues new 10 P.M. - 5 A.M. curfew for all Massachusetts residents starting on Friday, Nov. 6
  • October 16Students can now purchase their parking passes for $100
  • October 16Wayland High School to offer free lunches for all students for the entire 2020-2021 school year
  • October 5Mayor Marty Walsh announced that Boston has reentered the red category of COVID-19 infections as of Oct. 2

Wayland Student Press

Nathan Zhao
Nathan Zhao, class of 2019, is a co-editor-in-chief of WSPN. This is his fourth year on staff. Previously to becoming EIC, Nathan served as the news section editor for two years. Outside of WSPN, Nathan cross-country skis and rows for Wayland High School and Wayland-Weston Crew. He is captain of the speech and debate and MUN teams at WHS. Nathan also serves as the class of 2019's Treasurer and is an Eagle Scout. In his free time, he enjoys debating, camping and eating sushi.

Contact: [email protected]

Nathan Zhao, Editor-In-Chief

Sep 24, 2019
Andrew Yang: Eye of the Blue Hurricane (Media)
May 25, 2019
Class of 2019 future plans (interactive map) (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
WW ’19: K-Pop club performs in annual winter show (video) (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
WW’19: Hypnotist Peter Gross returns to WHS (video) (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
At Amnesty Coffee House, students fundraise through camaraderie (Story)
Jan 02, 2019
News Brief: Mid Year Exam Schedule (Story/Media)
Nov 19, 2018
BREAKING NEWS: School Committee votes to revise district school start times (Story/Media)
Nov 09, 2018
The scheduling process at WHS (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Meet the Semi Dates (video) (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Representing MA at the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
News Brief: Class meetings to be held on Sept. 6 (Story)
Jun 18, 2018
Makerspace hosts 2018 Innovation Expo (37 photos) (Story)
Jun 09, 2018
News Brief: Three Wayland-Weston Crew boats advance to national semifinals, livestream available (Story)
Jun 03, 2018
Pops Concert 2018 (32 photos) (Story)
Jun 02, 2018
News Brief: Student Council officers elected amid low turnout (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
New public library proposal voted down (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
In Case You Missed It: Week of April 2 (Story)
Apr 01, 2018
In Case You Missed It: Week of March 26 (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
UPDATED: School Committee unanimously votes to remove weighted GPA from WHS (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
News Brief: Construction crew hits main gas line, heat to high school shut off (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
In Case You Missed It: Week of February 26 (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Daniel Ryu: You just have to work at it (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Responses to “Cool Runnings” cancellation (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
WW ’18: Behind the cancellation of “Cool Runnings” (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
WW ’18: A cappella performs (video) (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
BREAKING NEWS: Students enraged over decision to cancel showing of “Cool Runnings” (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
News Brief: Tri-M music honor society to hold benefit concert (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
In Case You Missed It: Week of January 15 (Story)
Jan 01, 2018
Defrauding or Discriminating: The Constitutionality of Voter ID Laws in the 21st Century (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
In Case You Missed It: Week of December 4 (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
In Case You Missed It: Weeks of November 20 and 27 (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Jazz Ensemble performs (25 photos) (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
In Case You Missed It: Week of November 13 (Story/Media)
Nov 17, 2017
Investigating the administration’s decision to disable eSchoolPlusPlus on school servers (Story/Media)
Nov 13, 2017
In Case You Missed It: Week of November 6 (Story)
Nov 05, 2017
Meet the Semi Dates 2017 (video) (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Meet the Teacher: Philip Kaplan (Story)
Oct 01, 2017
Students react to eSchoolPlus student information system (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2017
Wayland Public Schools implements new student information system (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Exploring WHS’ political climate and attitude towards minority views (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
News Brief: Bell schedule for the first day of school (Story)
Jun 10, 2017
WHS’ Class of 2017 graduates (Story)
Jun 02, 2017
Kevin Vibert: Making mistakes is the best way to learn (Story)
May 15, 2017
UPDATE: Pre-prom 2017 (317 photos) (Story)
May 11, 2017
News Brief: WPS announces school start times for 2017-18 school year (Story)
May 01, 2017
AP Exam Schedule (Story/Media)
Apr 24, 2017
News Brief: WHS planner app released to students (Media)
Apr 08, 2017
News Brief: Robotics team competing in the New England Regional Tournament (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
News Brief: Wayland School Committee backs Unobskey as new Superintendent of Schools (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
Wayland Public Library announces update on relocation initiative (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
Among WHS teachers, strong opinions on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Geoffrey Wang: It’s hard to get better if you don’t practice (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
News Brief: Girls Basketball team present check to ACS (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
WW ’17: Hypnotist show (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
WW ’17: Jazz Ensemble performs (sound slide) (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
WW ’17: WHS sophomores attend PFLAG presentation (Story)
Jan 29, 2017
Girls’ basketball defeats Waltham (59 photos) (Story)
Jan 23, 2017
Trump’s Cabinet: Part One (Story)
Jan 18, 2017
Wayland residents rally in support at Islamic Center of Boston (Story)
Jan 17, 2017
Updated: Mid-Year Exam Schedule 2017 (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
Opinion: Lunar New Year should be a school holiday (Story/Media)
Dec 23, 2016
WPS school committee announces start of superintendent search (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
News Brief: “Standing with our Neighbors: United Against Hate” event to be held at Islamic Center of Boston (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
News Brief: “Chronicle” filming METCO students at WHS (Story)
Dec 02, 2016
Spirit Day ’16 (34 photos) (Story)
Nov 24, 2016
Student Council hosts Color Blast (51 photos) (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
WHS Student Council implements new “color blast” event (Story/Media)
Nov 09, 2016
On Election Day, Wayland residents head to the polls (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
WHS mock election results (Story/Media)
Oct 17, 2016
Explaining the electoral college (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Meet the Freshmen: Class of 2020 (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Q&A with Freshman Officer Candidates (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Who do WHS students support in the upcoming presidential election? (Story/Media)
Sep 20, 2016
Meet James Nocito, the new assistant principal (Story)
Jun 20, 2016
WHS Exchange students share experiences in China (Story)
Jun 13, 2016
WHS’ Class of 2016 graduates (Story)
Jun 07, 2016
Seniors watch “Escalation” film (Story)
May 13, 2016
The France trip, students and teachers explore French culture (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
Service Day Q&A with Principal Allyson Mizoguchi (Story)
Mar 22, 2016
Art teacher Amy Cuneo enjoying her first year at WHS (Story/Media)
Mar 18, 2016
Q&A with Scholastic Art Awards winners (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
William Barton: You can very clearly see where you went wrong and right (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
WHS hosts annual Bandfest (32 photos) (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
WW ’16: Hypnotist Peter Gross (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Lunar New Year Festival (53 photos) (Story)
Jan 22, 2016
Indoor track competes against Bedford (28 photos) (Story)
Jan 08, 2016
Wayland wrestling defeats Boston Latin (38 photos) (Story)
Jan 07, 2016
Meet Wayland High School’s new athletic trainer (Story)
Dec 15, 2015
Winter sports preview (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Massachusetts Board of Education votes to drop PARCC tests (Story/Media)
Nov 30, 2015
Plan to build bike path on Wayland Rail Trail put into action (Story)
Nov 25, 2015
The history behind the Wayland-Weston Thanksgiving football rivalry (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Senior Calvin Laituri creates “Faces of Wayland” display (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Student-made sexual education website in development (Story/Media)
Oct 29, 2015
Seniors lead MVP presentation for students and parents (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
Senior and junior privileges requirements updated (Story)
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