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New co-emcees work to build stronger school community

New co-emcees work to build stronger school community

Alexandra Liang, Website Editor

November 27, 2019

This year, the new co-emcees are taking on the difficult task of building a stronger school community. Although seniors Ezra Gordon and Becca Abrams are new to working with each other, they already are taking steps to reduce student stress and promote school spirit.  “My main goal is to incorporate a broader ...

WHS students help community through Rotary Interact Club

Michael Curley, News editor

November 27, 2019

Last year, senior Robert Mosher brought the Rotary Interact Club back to WHS. With five members meeting every Thursday morning, the Interact Club’s goal is to give its members opportunities to help out the community. “What we do is we try to facilitate community service opportunities to our c...

School makes positive academic and scheduling changes in response to student stress

Sarah Augustine, Photo/art editor

November 27, 2019

Between academic stress, outside activities, and personal lives, there is a lot on students’ minds as they navigate their high school careers. Therefore, WHS made adjustments to positively affect students' lives in three key ways; the incorporation of the late start time, the removal of the weight...

AP courses continue to attract student interest

AP courses continue to attract student interest

Adi Saligrama and Casey Friedman, Co-editor in chief and Feature editor

November 27, 2019

As WHS students advance in their academic careers, more options are available for specialized courses. Many students choose to engage in Advanced Placement classes, some taking anywhere from one to six at a time.  “I like that in AP classes, every student there is trying to study and they genuine...

The Life of Swing Players at WHS

Julia Lawlor and Casey Friedman, Opinion editor and Feature editor

November 27, 2019

As students progress through their athletic careers at WHS, more students have received the opportunity to play on both the varsity and junior varsity athletic teams. This is known as being a swing player, and these athletes have become assets to their sports teams.  “Simply put, a swing player is a member of...

Hypnotist show entertains Weston community

Hypnotist show entertains Weston community

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2019

Pop music blared over the speakers as people filed into the WHS auditorium on October 12. Families and friends chatted excitedly as comedy stage hypnotist Joe Devito came on stage to  sweeping applause.   “I’m so glad the Class of 2020 and 2021 decided to bring back the show after so many ye...

New club raising awareness for girls in developing countries

Graziella Vezza, Social media manager

October 18, 2019

From fundraising to community bonding, the new Girl Up club offers a plethora of opportunities for students to raise awareness for girls worldwide. Juniors Jacqueline Liu and Amelia Gotbetter started the Girl Up club this past September and will meet every Thursday morning from 7:30 to 8:30 A.M. ...

Q&A with new library aide Aliyah Harris

Sarah Augustine and Julia Lawlor

October 1, 2019

You just moved and started to work at WHS. What are you looking forward to the most?  I am looking forward to learning the culture. Every school has a different culture and different events that they’re excited about. So [I’m looking forward to] just being able to integrate myself and enjoy it....

Students commemorate class unity through senior speeches

Students commemorate class unity through senior speeches

Wildcat Tracks, Editorial Staff

June 7, 2019

Eche Onwuama: To the family of 2019 Faculty Appreciation and Overnight My God-given family couldn’t make it here today but I’m beyond honored to stand here and thank my chosen family, the entire faculty of Weston Public Schools. I realize that no matter where we go in life, the respect and lov...

WHS seniors look to gain experience in the work field

Michael Curley, Staff Writer

June 7, 2019

   Every May, Weston sends seniors on a three-week dive into the working world through various internships. The goal: to give WHS students an opportunity to experiment in any professional field of their interest.    Business teacher Corey Guerra described the purpose behind the senior internshi...

Senior plans to play baseball at Harvard

Senior plans to play baseball at Harvard

John Gigian, Staff Writer

June 7, 2019

The crack of the bat, a base hit, reaching base, then doing it again. This has become a common trend for the Weston Wildcats senior center fielder and pitcher Peter Messervy. After his final season at WHS, Messervy will be attending Harvard University to play baseball in the Ivy League. After fo...

Behind the scenes of school assemblies

Behind the scenes of school assemblies

Graziella Vezza, Staff Writer

June 7, 2019

   Each year, the senior student government is faced with the task of organizing school-wide assemblies for Thanksgiving, Valentines Day, or just another Friday afternoon. With all of the performances, games, and questions, students have the opportunity to shed the weight of their school work as they en...

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