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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

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

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

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

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...

WHS seniors maneuver end of term stress

WHS seniors maneuver end of term stress

Conor McCoy, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

The first semester of senior year is one of the most stressful times for high school students. With classes hitting their maximum stride, seniors are forced to navigate the intimidating college application process while keeping up with the challenging workload. For seniors at WHS, the first academ...

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

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

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

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

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.  

New library rooms expand study options for different learning styles

New library rooms expand study options for different learning styles

Danielle Feinstein

September 22, 2017

 Trying to finish those last five pages of textbook reading before your next class in a crowded library is a daunting task. The silent study room and collaborative learning lab are an effort to make the library more inclusive to all types of learners. According to head librarian Alida Hanson, a...

Nurse Becker to retire after 17 years of service

Nurse Becker to retire after 17 years of service

June 1, 2017

By Grace Wang and Matthew Sakai Whether in need of a band-aid or a confident hand to check the severity of a fever, students know they can always count on Nurse Kathleen Becker. Beloved for her warm and welcoming smile and trusted for her expertise, she will be sorely missed after her retirement this s...

Class gifts celebrate unity through art

Class gifts celebrate unity through art

Heather Lee

May 16, 2017

This year, the class of 2017 showed their creativity with two murals, each paired with a multi-media installation created from contributions that were open to all seniors.   New Horizons, the mural painted primarily by senior Isabella Aslarus, is set back behind hanging origami doves on which ea...

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