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Absolutely No Need to Leave Weston this Weekend

So much to do, so little time! And you know for whom the bell tolls on this wonderful fall weather so might as well take advantage of all that’s offered this weekend, organized or not. Realize that the trails are glorious right now: find your next one at http://www.westonforesttrail.org. Here are some suggestions for your weekend, and go ‘Cats! Friday,

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Pumpkinfest for Camp Sunshine This Saturday

On Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 12-4 pm (Rain date is Sunday, October 17), the Town Green will be transformed by the Weston High School Pumpkin Festival Committee into a Halloween and fall-themed extravaganza. The annual WHS Pumpkin Festival is back for its 17th year, so bring your families and be prepared to de-goo a pumpkin, carve it, and bring

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Weston High School Announces New Volleyball Coach Eileen Leblanc

Following on the announcement of a new football coach last week, Weston High School Athletics also announced on twitter the hiring of Eileen Leblanc to be Weston High School’s volleyball coach. Now before some of you stop reading because “you don’t care about high school sports”, the Owl is filled with interesting and marginally-researched facts about volleyball so hang on

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Disc Golf Takes Off at the High School

A successful Weston High School June Academy project four years ago resulted in the design and construction of a disc golf course through underutilized areas of the high school /middle school campus. Now with twelve fun and challenging holes, the plan is to move forward with tee pads and permanent baskets. A WEEFC funding request has only half-funded the estimated

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What WEEFC Means to Weston Schools – Social Justice Mural

Two weeks ago, the Owl broke the story that the dearth of donations to the Weston Education Enrichment Fundraising Committee is risking new opportunities and learning experiences getting funded at Weston public schools. Without a significant upswing in donations, requested grants cannot be given: there is simply no money for them. WEEFC is in its final week of the campaign, with very

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Focusing on Student Mental Health: Weston High School

The February 23, 2021 Weston School Committee meeting (covered by the Owl in this post) included a heartfelt plea for understanding student mental health issues. In his remarks, WHS senior class president Nate Icke spoke about the depression and isolation felt by many students during the pandemic. The pandemic’s effect on children is not “new news”–traditional news media has been

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