• 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

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

Jan 13, 2021
Get to know the WPS superintendent finalists (Story)
Jan 12, 2021
WHS seniors plant the seed for entrepreneurship (Story)
Jan 11, 2021
ICYMI: Week of January 4- COVID-19 testing, accepting the election, food insecurity (Story)
Jan 05, 2021
COVID-19 testing program to begin in schools in late January (Story)
Dec 26, 2020
Girls varsity basketball fundraises for the American Cancer Society (Story)
Dec 20, 2020
ICYMI: Week of December 14: Snow storms, drive-in performances, socialism (Story)
Dec 16, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: All classes to be conducted remotely on Thursday, Dec. 18 (Story)
Dec 13, 2020
ICYMI: Week of December 7- Wrestling season changes, free periods, “Megan is Missing” (Story)
Dec 07, 2020
ICYMI: Week of November 30- MLB free agency, COVID-19 concerns, winter favorites (Story)
Dec 06, 2020
News Brief: Cohort B to attend school in-person on Monday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 22 (Story/Media)
Dec 03, 2020
WHS Class of 2022 selling pre-portioned cookie dough (Story/Media)
Nov 30, 2020
ICYMI: Week of November 23- Spirit Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas trees (Story)
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
Freshmen utilize social media to campaign (Media)
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 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
ICYMI: Week of April 27- Class of 2020’s future plans, different online class platforms, MLB updates (Story)
May 04, 2020
News Brief: Chinese alumni group donates masks to Wayland, United States (Story/Media)
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