Wildcat Tracks

Math team hopes to finish the season on a strong note

Math team hopes to finish the season on a strong note

Anna Gabriel, Staff writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Features

While some students choose to participate in athletics after school, 30 dedicated “mathletes” are working on their math skills and getting ready for their next big meet. The math team allows students the opportunity to solve challenging problems together and compete against other schools across th...

Behind the scenes with WHS athletic trainer Andrew Rizza

Behind the scenes with WHS athletic trainer Andrew Rizza

Alex Chaoul and Matthew Garfinkel, Editors

February 13, 2018


Filed under Features

After more than 20 years at WHS, Rizza is still challenged and challenged every day on the job. Rizza dedicates 14 to 15 hours a day to perfect his craft and help students recover from injuries as fast as possible. “I love it. If I didn't love it, I wouldn't do it every day and I wouldn't do the ...

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

While walking the halls of WHS, you will notice something special about the ceiling. Overhead, the ceiling tiles are dotted with paintings of pastel flowers, a yellow submarine, or even a Disney character. You might wonder, who made these and how did they get up there? The two clubs responsible for painting the c...

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Casey Friedman, Staff writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Showcase

It’s a Friday afternoon in the library and a crowd of WHS students can be seen huddling around a computer, wearing headphones and bobbing their heads in unison. You would expect them to be listening to their favorite famous rapper, but they are actually listening to senior Kamar Atkins’ latest s...

Spanish literature class takes their learning to the streets of New York

Spanish literature class takes their learning to the streets of New York

Danielle Feinstein, Feature Editor

January 2, 2018


Filed under Features

Learning a second language can be an interactive experience that combines many different learning aspects. WHS’s Spanish literature class visited New York City to gain firsthand experience about spanish language and culture. After spending months reading Spanish books and plays, the class had a chanc...

New Women Empowerment Club creates a space for conversation

New Women Empowerment Club creates a space for conversation

Alina Hachigian, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Although it occurred over a year ago, the election has caused a lot of commotion that has yet to settle. Specifically, gender relations have become a common topic of conversation. This increase in discussion of gender has not gone unnoticed in the WHS community as sophomore Bharathi Subbiah has made it he...

Proctor field renovations finalized for Thanksgiving game

Proctor field renovations finalized for Thanksgiving game

Alex Chaoul and Matthew Garfinkel, Editors

November 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

The refreshing smell of lush green turf pellets has circulated throughout the WHS campus as the final touches are made to the new Proctor Field. Beginning in May, WHS and its partner construction company R.A.D. Sports worked diligently to remodel Weston's premier athletic facility. “Our student at...

A Day in the Life of musician Kendrick Kirby-Lee

A Day in the Life of musician Kendrick Kirby-Lee

Grace Wang, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Showcase

For most of his life, senior Kendrick Kirby-Lee has kept a low profile. As a student, he’s very humble, down-to-earth and has a quiet presence in the halls and classrooms. Despite his seemingly normal life, the spotlight shines on Kirby-Lee in the music world. Most students that partake in...

Student body co-presidents have big plans to unite the school community

Student body co-presidents have big plans to unite the school community

Grace Wang and Anna Gabriel

November 8, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

For the past three years, they’ve been student council leaders. For longer than that, they’ve been best friends. And now, as seniors, they are the student body co-presidents of Weston High School.   Seniors Andrew Black and Roshani Nagarajah were elected the new student body co-presidents last May...

Exchange students acclimate to WHS

Matthew Garfinkel, Sports Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

WHS welcomes two new senior exchange students this school year. Both from opposite sides of the world, the two are united by being immersed in the culture of America. Guilherme Pereira is from the south of Brazil, the state of Rio Grande do Sul and the city of Porto Alegre, while Pierre DiBlasi i...

12th Annual Pumpkin Fest Raises $22,000 for Camp Sunshine

12th Annual Pumpkin Fest Raises $22,000 for Camp Sunshine

Sarah Augustine and Casey Friedman

November 1, 2017


Filed under Features, News

By Sarah Augustine and Casey Friedman Passing by the Town Green on this special Saturday each fall, families carve pumpkins, snack on cotton candy and munch on caramel apples in the crisp fall air. Amid the festivities, children frolic and play with their faces painted as butterflies, dogs and cat...

Students engage in learning adventures

Students engage in learning adventures

October 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Photo Galleries

Traveling the world for mission trips or serving the arts community in their home town, many Weston students choose to spend their vacations enhancing their talents through study and service.  

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