• November 2Gov. Charlie Baker issues new 10 P.M. - 5 A.M. curfew for all Massachusetts residents starting on Friday, Nov. 6
  • October 28WHS confirms first positive COVID-19 case on Oct. 27
  • 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 5As of Oct. 2, there are two active cases of COVID-19 in Wayland
  • October 5Freshmen guidance seminars to begin on Wed. Oct. 7
  • October 5Mayor Marty Walsh announced that Boston has reentered the red category of COVID-19 infections as of Oct. 2
  • October 5Hybrid learning scheduled to begin on Oct. 19

Wayland Student Press

Taylor McGuire
Taylor McGuire, Class of 2022, is the news section editor for WSPN, and this is her second year in the staff. She is a part of Window Dance Ensemble at the high school, and she is a junior editor-in-chief for the yearbook club. Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Contact: [email protected]

Taylor McGuire, News Editor

Nov 24, 2020
News Brief: Spirit Day schedule for Wednesday, Nov. 25 (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
News Brief: Wayland’s Speech and Debate team furthers its success (Story)
Nov 22, 2020
ICYMI: Week of November 16- Winter sports, pumpkin munchkins, Spirit Week (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
News Brief: Wayland to start COVID-19 testing in December (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Spirit Week alterations amidst COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Freshmen utilize social media to campaign (Media)
Nov 18, 2020
News Brief: Nurse Basbas to replace Nurse McLeod starting next week (Story)
Nov 15, 2020
ICYMI: Week of November 9- Favorite restaurants, controlling parents, NBA draft preview (Story)
Nov 10, 2020
Girl Up: Women committed to making a difference (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
News Brief: WSPN to administer practice ACT test (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
ICYMI: Week of November 2- Presidential election, healthy living, fall recipes (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
LIVE UPDATES: Presidential election 2020 (Story/Media)
Nov 02, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: On campus classes to resume on Tuesday, Nov. 3 (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: WHS to be fully remote on Monday, Nov. 2 (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
ICYMI: Week of October 26- First positive COVID-19 case, Trunk-or-Treat, the Bachelorette (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: WHS confirms first positive case of COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 26, 2020
ICYMI: Week of October 19- Free lunch, DearWayland, Halloween countdown (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
News Brief: WHS to offer free lunch for all students during the 2020-2021 school year (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
ICYMI: Week of October 12- New sports package, election concerns, fall activities (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
News Brief: Special bell schedule on Thu. Oct. 15 (Story/Media)
Oct 12, 2020
ICYMI: Week of October 5- NFL veterans, AP computer science course, schedule alterations (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
News Brief: Schedule alterations for the week of Oct. 12 (Story/Media)
Oct 07, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: Classes cancelled Thur. Oct. 8 due to power outages (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
ICYMI: Week of September 28 – Presidential debate, Study Buddies, WHS eSports team (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
MOTS: Do you think that 30 minutes is a long enough lunch break? (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
ICYMI: Week of September 21- Dangerous partying, fall sports, most protective masks (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
ICYMI: Week of September 14- Remote learning, BIPOC Instagram account, Markey’s victory (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
BIPOC Wayland: Page to unfold racism in Wayland (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
Summary of WHS Fall 2020 Reopening Plan (Story/Media)
Jun 23, 2020
Senior rolling rally: A final goodbye (68 Photos) (Story)
Jun 22, 2020
ICYMI: Week of June 15- Student Council officers, pet adoptions, METCO students’ experiences (Story)
Jun 22, 2020
LIVE UPDATES: Coronavirus infiltrates Wayland (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Meet the Student Council officers (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
News Brief: Wayland senior named U.S. Presidential Scholar (Story/Media)
Jun 15, 2020
ICYMI: Week of June 8- freshman founds organization, walking marathons, admitting ignorance (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
News Brief: March in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Quiz: Where should you travel after COVID-19? (Story/Media)
Jun 08, 2020
ICYMI: Week of June 1- Library reopening, 10 apps to cure boredom, Charity Miles (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Mask fundraiser for Black Lives Matter (Media)
Jun 01, 2020
News Brief: Curbside pickup to be offered at Wayland Library (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
ICYMI: Week of May 25- Spring sports seasons lost, new SADD leaders, George Floyd opinion (Story)
May 25, 2020
ICYMI: Week of May 18- Murder Hornets, college admissions, virtual graduations (Story)
May 23, 2020
Russell’s Garden Center in Wayland reopens (Media)
May 19, 2020
COVID-19 and the class of ’21: a new approach to college admissions (Story)
May 18, 2020
ICYMI: Week of May 11- Camps closing, online fall semesters, club sports seasons postponed (Story)
May 11, 2020
ICYMI: Week of May 4- Summer travels affected, Gronk and Brady reunite, blueberry muffins (Story)
May 08, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: Superintendent Arthur Unobskey leaving Wayland in June 2021 (Story)
May 05, 2020
Self-Isolation and Mental Health: COVID-19 furthers anxiety (Story)
May 04, 2020
News Brief: Chinese alumni group donates masks to Wayland, United States (Story/Media)
May 04, 2020
ICYMI: Week of April 27- Class of 2020’s future plans, different online class platforms, MLB updates (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
AP exams to be held online due to COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Summarizing the WHS Remote Learning Plan (Story/Media)
Apr 05, 2020
Forced Home: WHS graduates’ abroad programs cut short by COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
WHS Graduates reflect on being sent home from college due to COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
News Brief: Senior show postponed to late May (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Coronavirus causes cancellation of WMS 8th grade D.C. trip (Story/Media)
Mar 16, 2020
Happy Hollow welcomes new principal (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Recent talks of a new Wayland community center progress (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Opinion: Why WHS should sell coffee (Story/Media)
Jan 31, 2020
WW’ 20: “Nothing’s going to change if you don’t change something” (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
WHS students affected by closing of Panera in Wayland Town Center (Story/Media)
Jan 08, 2020
Review: “Frozen II” (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
Opinion: Look on the bright side (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Opinion: B-word ban a bad idea (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Best of Halloween Costumes: Class of 2020 (Media)
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Taylor McGuire