Wildcat Tracks

2019 prom takes WHS by storm

Wildcat Tracks, Editorial Staff

June 7, 2019

Student Government Election Results

From left to right: Juniors Jack Noonan, Ashley McCoy, Ramin Kiani, Becca Abrams, and sophomore Lena Bartolotti at WHS.

June 7, 2019

Student Council Co-Presidents Ramin Kiani & Ashley McCoy Co-Emcees  Ezra Gordon & Becca Abrams Treasurer Jack Noonan Secretary Lena Bartolotti Student Council Reps Class of 2020 Thea Kendall-Green Zack Korbin Lila Kosowsky Jesse Brandner Noah Igel-Dunn Class of ...

Juniors Ashley McCoy and Ramin Kiani win the STUCO Co-Presidency

Nate Hohenberg and Mike Curley

June 7, 2019

On Thursday, May 2, two groups of candidates ran for the position of STUCO Co-Presidents. Juniors Ashley McCoy and Ramin Kiani faced off against fellow juniors Sam Berbeco and John Lian, with McCoy and Kiani coming out victorious in a tight race. Winners McCoy and Kiani, who share five years of experience in s...

Vietnam War Veteran and former Boston Public School principal speaks at WHS

Speaker Roger Harris talks about his life.

Nate Hohenberg and Mike Curley

June 7, 2019

On Friday, May 17, a group of juniors and sophomores listened to Vietnam War Veteran and former Boston Public School teacher Roger Harris give his life story, from serving in the Vietnam war as a Marine to becoming the superintendent at the Renaissance School in Boston. History department head Kerry Dunne used con...

Administrative assistant Diane Kaskon retires after 32 years

Principal Anthony Parker poses with administrative assistant Diane Kaskon in his office.

Livvy Yun and Nate Hohenberg

June 7, 2019

Starting next fall, the main office will be missing an irreplaceable member. After 32 years at WHS, administrative assistant Diane Kaskon will be retiring. “I’m going to miss her so much. It's going to be hard to replace her because she knows this school inside and out,” office aide Theresa...

Seniors’ College and Post-Graduate Plans

Seniors' College and Post-Graduate Plans

June 7, 2019

Sam A-Rahim — Northeastern University Sari Aboushala — Syracuse University Alexis Aggouras — College of Charleston Benjamin Agreste — University of Rhode Island Yoseph Al-khateeb — Syracuse University Peter Alagha — University of Rhode Island Stella Alphas — Smith College Dante...

Students end year with forced migration symposium

Students work during the History Symposium.

Eunho Lee, Staff writer

June 7, 2019

The Forced Migration Symposium is an event for the 9th graders who have finished the Global Inquiry Project. Students participated in various interactive activities and listened to experts speak on the issue of forced migration. In the third year of this event, there were many improvements that made it ...

Looking back: graduating students reflect on high school career

Students line up in front of WHS in their college merchandise.

Heather Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

June 7, 2019

Senior year is known for many things; it is the year of college decisions, new growth, and the transition from high school to college and beyond. For the class of 2019, the prospect of a new college career leads to excitement, anxiety, and more as they reflect on their time at WHS. “It’s g...

Student leaders apply leadership skills to WHS community

Megan Malur and Emma McNulty

June 7, 2019

Student leaders at WHS have been working to apply what they learned at the winter leadership conference they attended on February 15. Specifically, the students worked on acts of kindness to help improve the school community. Student activities director Nicholas Pezzote is one of the organizers of the w...

P.E. courses to change next year to increase student interest

Eunho Lee, Staff Writer

June 7, 2019

Starting fall 2019, students will be provided an entirely new set of P.E. course offerings that will put the choice of activities into their own hands. With minimal changes made to the curriculum over the past few years, the aim of these new courses will be to revitalize student engagement in physical ...

Weston varsity lacrosse defeats Cambridge Rindge and Latin

Hayden Zeller controls ball in win verse Cambridge  Ridge and Latin

John Gigian, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

The Weston boys varsity lacrosse team defeated Cambridge Rindge and Latin on May 9 by a final score of 15-5 on their home field in Weston. The Wildcats currently sit at 12-3 as they prepare to host Dedham on May 29. Sophomore forward Ian Curley described the team’s win. “The team did well. We wer...

Math team captures two titles to end season

Members of the math team pose with their title and medals at the New England Math Championship.

Sanghoo Lee, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

The WHS math team concluded their 2018-2019 season with a first place finish at the New England Math Championship on April 26. On top of a perfect team round, the team’s performance was spearheaded by strong performances from senior Jeff Liu and junior Andrew Yao. The team’s New England title...

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