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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...

New co-emcees channel school spirit

New co-emcees channel school spirit

October 21, 2014


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By Irene Lang With long school days and exacting standards all aimed toward high academic goals, school spirit has sometimes been swept under the rug. This year’s new co-emcees, seniors Chris Dinno and Collins Ebozue, are attempting to reestablish school spirit. “We would all want the scho...

Exchange students describe WHS experience

Exchange students describe WHS experience

October 11, 2014


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By Julia Metraux The foreign exchange program allows students with different cultural backgrounds and native languages to join the Weston community. This school year, students from France and Brazil are among those who add to the diversity. Senior Marie Mfutila comes to Weston from Lycée Julie Dau...

Advice for Freshmen

Advice for Freshmen

October 11, 2014


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                            By Danielle Barenholtz Every new student has to go through the same process of discovering the ins and outs of WHS. But with a little advice, anyone ...

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