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Weston student excels in the Siemen’s Competition

Weston student excels in the Siemen’s Competition

November 8, 2016
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 Senior Kenz Kallal particpated in the semi-finals of the Siemen’s Competition on Saturday November 5. The Siemen's Competition nationwide science research competition for high school students. Though Kallal was not selected to continue after the regionals, being selected to advance in any level of the competition is a nationally re...

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VOTE! Weigh in on the presidential election here!

November 7, 2016
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Guest speaker Tom Thelen encourages students to ‘Be The Change’

Guest speaker Tom Thelen encourages students to ‘Be The Change’

November 5, 2016
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By Holly Hardiman and Mingming Liang    Guest speaker Tom Thelen started off the special assembly with a creative demonstration on September 27. As he talked about the “baggage” that can weigh a victim of bullying down, he wheeled a piece of luggage back and forth on the auditorium stage. ...

Seniors share their favorite memories

Seniors share their favorite memories

May 31, 2016
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By Carissa Thompson Throughout their time at WHS the seniors have had the opportunity to experience four years worth of sports, relationships, and memories. Before they bid their final farewells, a few seniors shared their fondest memories. The unbeatable experiences made through WHS sports teams are fresh ...

What can seniors expect at the overnight?

What can seniors expect at the overnight?

May 26, 2016
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                      By Vivian Lehman  Shhh - it’s a secret… The senior class overnight is one of the most highly anticipated celebrations of a Weston student’s school career. But until every grad...

Graduating seniors offer advice to underclassmen

Graduating seniors offer advice to underclassmen

May 26, 2016
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    By Julia Kendall Seniors have weathered the storm that is high school, having successfully survived the college application process and standardized testing, not to mention the regular high school demands and drama. Looking back on achievements and regrets, several seniors offere...

Sailing smooth through gap year

Sailing smooth through gap year

May 6, 2016
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By Danielle Barenholtz  Four years of high school prepares students for the path ahead, but not all graduates choose to go straight to college. Senior Catherine Argyrople plans to attend Northeastern University, but not until she floats over some international waves. While many of her classmates will be settling ...

Spring Fling unites community

Spring Fling unites community

March 18, 2016
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By Julia Metraux and Grace Wang On April 30, WHS students will once again put smiles on kids’ faces through activities like face painting and the dunk tank at the annual spring fling event on the Weston Town Green. All proceeds made at Spring Fling will be donated to Camp No Limits. According to its website, Camp No Limits teaches...

WHS Seniors’ College Experiences

WHS Seniors’ College Experiences

February 3, 2016
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                      By Vivian Lehman   More free time and more responsibility are two changes WHS graduates celebrate once they reach their college campuses.   “College allows you to be on your own sch...

New places with unfamiliar faces

New places with unfamiliar faces

October 30, 2015
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By Bradford Peters Every year WHS welcomes a handful of new students ready to learn, but what some people forget is that WHS also welcomes new faculty, ready to teach. If it is stressful being a freshman scurrying to find their way around the school, imagine how stressful it is to be learning the r...

Weston students traveled the world this past summer

Weston students traveled the world this past summer

October 30, 2015
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By Samantha Swartz Visiting the Royal Palace of Madrid. Shopping somewhere other than the Natick Mall. Being the teacher - not the student - on the other side of the world. Hanging out with teenagers who live in fear of gunfire in their hometowns. Over the summer, a few students were fortunate enough t...

9th Annual Pumpkin Festival raised $40,000 for Camp Sunshine despite rain

9th Annual Pumpkin Festival raised $40,000 for Camp Sunshine despite rain

October 22, 2014
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By Danielle Barenholtz Despite the rain, many members of the Weston community came together on October 18 for the WHS Pumpkin Festival to raise $28,000 in the annual fundraiser for Camp Sunshine. Camp Sunshine is a camp for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. This camp al...

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