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Official Invitation: Senior Night for WHS Boys Basketball February 10

As everyone knows, there is nothing the Owl likes more than a senior night. Okay, tacos. Probably cake. My dog. Sometimes the owlets. Oh never mind. So far this winter, the Owl has been present for the senior nights for girls basketball, girls hockey and now has exciting plans for boys basketball on Friday night February 10 when Weston takes

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Get Your Krispy Kreme Fix and Help Out the WHS Class of 2024

Honestly, the title should just be “Donuts.” Because there are Krispy Kremes and then there is that local store that purports to sell donuts but really is all about iced coffee even in February. Because….Massachusetts people are nuts. If you grew up or lived anywhere where Krispy Kreme stores exist, you will know the difference. You will also know how

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Best Art and Writing in the State: Congratulations to these WPS Students

Weston Public Schools are well-represented (what’s the euphemism? ‘for a school our size’) in the Massachusetts region of the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Please join the Weston Public Schools Art and English departments in celebrating the winning students for creating some of the best art and writing in the state. You can see some of the art here. In art,

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Fourteen WHS Students Accepted for All-State Band, Chorus & Orchestra

In case you all think that the Owl cares only for Wildcat Sports, guess again! While neither of the Owlets followed a musical path (to the intense relief of their third-grade violin instructors), I am amazed and thrilled that we have such musically talented kids in our schools. And talented teachers, if I forgot to mention that, which I did

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Metrowest’s Favorite ‘Cat Sends Love from Minnesota

Anyone remember Bruno the serval, found last year hanging around rural Lincoln? His story was followed by many important news sites nationwide, as well as the Owl. The Owl’s write-up is better. Just sayin’. Why? Because every Westonian has a soft spot for wildcats and for stories of rescue and redemption. There is no better day to celebrate the people

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WHS CyberPatriot Club on to Semi-Finals of National Competition, Achieves #2 Spot in State

Did you know that Weston High School has a cybersecurity club? Well, the ‘cats are out of the bag so to speak as the club, after one year’s existence, is on to the semi-finals of the national competition. Here’s the news from the official release: The Weston High School CyberPatriot Team has been named a semi-finalist in the platinum category

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Phil Oates Named Massachusetts Assistant Principal of the Year

Now, I know what you’re thinking…there have only been FOUR days in 2023 but Phil Oates, Weston Middle School Assistant Principal, is so impressive that they already called it for him. Yes, the Massachusetts School Administrators’ Association announced today that Phil Oates, Assistant Principal of Weston Middle School, has been selected as this year’s Assistant Principal of the Year. Now

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WHS Winter Chorus Concert: Don’t Miss It – December 20

It’s hard to believe but sometimes the Owl takes criticism–and sometimes it’s even warranted, haha. One of the pieces of constructive criticism is that the Owl’s beady eye focus is frequently on high school sports, and the Owl does not carry news of high school music, theatre, robotics, debate, etc etc. And that is true: the Owlets don’t do drama

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