Wildcat Tracks

Students experience new reality with Intel

Freshman Livvy Yun experiences the Intel Truck Event.

Emilia Tutun and Julia Lawlor

December 10, 2018

Imagine students doing chemistry without a lab, being in outer space without a rocket, or seeing Jurassic creatures in the modern day. This abstract concept is being captured today by virtual reality products made by companies such as Intel, which shared its new virtual and augmented reality technolog...

Rotary Interact shares service with homeless shelter

Michael Curley, Staff writer

December 5, 2018

Every year in celebration of Thanksgiving, the WHS Rotary Interact club serves a homemade dinner to the homeless at Bristol Lodge. This year, nine students went to go and feed the residents a Thanksgiving dinner on a chilly Thursday afternoon on November 15. This isn’t the first year that the Rotary ...

Revived dance team brings confidence and culture to WHS

The dance team poses for a photo after an October practice.

November 28, 2018

While walking down the hallway past the black box after a long school day, most students would not expect to hear the booming sounds of hip-hop music, the thuds of dancing feet and the shouts and laughter of teenage girls. However, this fall the black box theater has become home to the revival of the WHS ...

Students engage in charity work during season of giving

Junior Robert Mosher meets with the other members of Rotary Interact Club to plan for volunteering at Bristol Lodge.

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 28, 2018

For many, Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate family and friends, meet with distant relatives, and eat too much turkey for dinner. But for some students, it is also a time for giving to those in need. From volunteering at a soup kitchen to running in a Turkey Trot, students at WHS are demonstrating the ma...

Debate team outlines goals for school year

The debate team smiles for a group photo after an afternoon practice in October.

Adi Saligrama and Yara Attar

November 28, 2018

Climate change. Health care. Immigration. These are only a few of the world conflicts that the new WHS debate team will delve into during their meetings and competitions this year. The debate team’s goal is to open up a new community for people who are interested in expanding their knowledge on a variety...

Back to school crossword answer key

November 5, 2018

Down New Start Time 3. College Process 5. Dark of the Moon  6. Dr. Ribisi  8. Geometry   Across 2. Golf Team  4. Football   7. Attendance Office  9. Pumpkin Fest  10. Ms. Slotnick  11. Biology

Start of school brings diverse new teachers to WHS

Science department head Stephen Ribisi prepares for his biology courses. PHOTO/ Sarah Augustine

Sarah Augustine and Casey Friedman, Editors

October 4, 2018

Since the start of the 2018-2019 school year, a large number of new faces have joined our faculty at WHS. This change is due to the retirement of many long term faculty members last spring. The diverse new group of teachers ranges from a new science department head, new language teachers, and even a ...

Brazilian exchange student experiences life at WHS

Bruna da Silva gets ready for practice in the WHS locker room.

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2018

The start of a school year brings new changes for teachers and students alike: new faces, new names, and new classes. Senior Bruna da Silva is learning everything anew this year, from a different school to a completely unfamiliar culture as she experiences a semester in WHS as an exchange student from...

Seniors’ College and Post-Graduate Plans

Seniors' College and Post-Graduate Plans

June 4, 2018

Stephen Alphas -- Hobart and William Smith Colleges Elias Anton -- University of Miami Ian Armstrong -- Northwestern University Maxwell Arnold -- Northeastern University Kamar Atkins -- Bunker Hill Community College Ayeh Attar -- Brandeis University Kathryn Augustine -- Northwestern Un...

Retiring faculty and staff leave behind long-lasting legacies

Mary O'Brien sits in her office where she's been the technology specialist for 21 years.

Anna Gabriel and Heather Lee

June 1, 2018

As the end of the year approaches, students at WHS prepare to say goodbye to some of their favorite teachers. After decades of teaching, faculty members including math teacher Larry Davidson, English teacher and theatre director John Minigan, technology integration specialist Mary O’Brien, janitor Tony Le...

Reflecting on 150 years of graduation traditions at WHS

The Town Green Hosting the WHS graduation in 1971.

Grace Wang and Anna Gabriel,

May 31, 2018

Each June family and friends from close by and far away travel to the center of Weston to watch students in white dresses and white dinner jackets receive their high school diplomas. 2018 marks the 150th WHS graduation and will showcase many of Weston’s unique traditions that have withstood the te...

History students walk in refugee’s shoes during forced migration symposium

Students had to go through many obstacles in order to enter the camp, including a registration desk and an interview with a judge.

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 30, 2018

Have you ever been lost? Have you ever gone for days with little to no basic necessities like food, clothes, and water? Have you ever worried about living to see the next day? These were some of the questions Honors World History freshmen were asked to reflect on during a forced migration sympos...

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