School Culture

Jennifer Flynn

April 2, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Wakefield High School presents itself as a well put together, strong school community. We support our school sports, and art programs. We even have our own name for our fanbase, the Red Sea! Wakefield always tries to put our b...

Open Campus

Taylor Guarino

April 2, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Ever feel antsy having to sit in school for six straight hours? I know I do. Well, there is a solution to this, and it’s called open campus. Open Campus at surrounding schools allows the students to leave the school grounds d...

MCAS Reflection

Rose Conway

March 31, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Should a standardized test determine whether or not you graduate? Is MCAS a fair way of showing a student’s progress throughout their high school year? MCAS can be a very stressful week for sophomores in high school who are lookin...

Elective Suggestions

Randy Fazio

March 31, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Elective Suggestions Over the last few years of my high school career, my favorite classes have always been the electives I got to choose and I’m not the only student that feels this way. I believe the reason people feel thi...

Senior Prom

Melanie Orcutt

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Prom, the most important night of your life, the night you become a princess...at least thats what runs through typical high school girls’ minds. Senior Prom is the last “hurrah” before graduation. It is also, arguably,...

The WHS Pass System: Is It Even a Thing Anymore?

Diana Murphy

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Maybe it’s just me, but I think the pass system has slackened significantly since my freshman year. Technically students must tote a slip of paper if they wish to travel through the corridors. Supposedly students need a pas...

Cell Phone Policy

Madeline Leishman

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Cell phones in classes have always not been allowed. But should it be like this? Especially considering how useful they can be, even with schoolwork. Cell phones are currently banned from most classrooms, as in you aren’t all...

Wakefield High School Digital Board

Elizabeth Germino

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

Administration has announced that the digital TV board is available to view. Digital boards are great communication tools, but can be used for so much more. As of last week, the board in the main lobby was transformed into the Hall of...

School Dances: Are They Needed?

Maeve Conway

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

School dances in Wakefield start in seventh grade. Schools are dropping dances and just hosting prom. Are these dances a social necessity or unneeded event? At the Galvin Middle School, seventh grade and eighth grades have two da...

A Warrior Ritual

Jillian Cataldo

March 26, 2014

Filed under WHS Opinion

The four years of high school are truly some of our most fond memories in our lives. Especially if you go to Wakefield High School . Starting in the fall, the school year is just beginning.  Fall sports have started and Wakef...

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