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The Life of a Counselor:  Ms. Parteleno

The Life of a Counselor:  Ms. Parteleno

by:  Brooke Donovan WHS adjustment counselor Mrs. Parteleno grew up always wanting to be a counselor. From a very young age she grew up with a complicated family. At the time counselors were very uncommon; therefore, she took things into her own hands. She would try to make her family…

The American School Experience at WHS

The American School Experience at WHS

By: Lea Reinberger   For most people it is probably a nightmare, adding a year of high school voluntarily, but that is exactly what I did. I wanted to have the American experience and one of them is going to high school every day. Going to school in America sounded…

Mr. WHS: A Hilarious Tradition You Don’t Want to Miss

Mr. WHS: A Hilarious Tradition You Don’t Want to Miss

By Jenna Lewis-Keddy and Alli Avola Ladies and gentlemen, Westborough High School will host the annual Mr. WHS fundraiser on Wednesday, May 17 at 7:30pm. Eleven extremely talented senior boys have been working for hours on end to give the WHS community a great show. For those of you who…

Popsocket Madness

Popsocket Madness

By: Corina Gencarelli and Sarah Corcoran Have you ever heard about smartphone pinky? This condition has to do with how you hold your phone which affects the bone in your pinky. A solution to this problem is to buy a popsocket! The popsocket was first created by David Barnett in 2012…

Water Bottle Flipping: Is the bottle half full or half empty?

Water Bottle Flipping: Is the bottle half full or half empty?

By Lea Reinberger How many times have you been sitting bored in class and have flipped a water bottle? Probably more than you want to admit. How many times has it landed upright within the first try? Probably less than you would admit. North Carolina high school student Michael Senatore…

A World of Streaming: Spotify vs. Apple Music

A World of Streaming: Spotify vs. Apple Music

By: Gabrielle Delgado and Ankita Sheoran Music streaming services have been rapidly rising in popularity, causing music to become increasingly accessible. Streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music have become the go-to sources for your daily dose of music; forcing the question, which is better? In 2017, spare time has…

Mr. Noonan: Japanese Values in American Education

Mr. Noonan: Japanese Values in American Education

By: Nicholas McGrath A Westborough High School teacher since 2001, Mr. Noonan has been applying a vast array of skills to his teaching since 1991. Having taught in Florida, Philadelphia, and Japan, Mr. Noonan brings both his and others’ ideas to his English classes. “My first job was in Nagoya,…

Biking Across the Country

Biking Across the Country

By Asad Bhatti and Gemma Smith Jack Slocum is a sophomore at Westborough High School who participates in a three week long bike trip across the country every summer, and has been since 2014. As a kid, Slocum started biking by going on bike rides with his friends and family. Later…

Freshest Frosh in WHS Theater

Freshest Frosh in WHS Theater

      By Grace Zawadzki and Miara Sasdi   This year WHS theater was proud to showcase its newest member, freshman, Carolyn McDermott.  McDermott is a spunky, kind, curly headed, future WHS theater sensation who loves to babysit, be apart of WHS’s own Building Bridges club, binge watch netflix, play with…

Passion For Fashion: Junior Merideth Welch

Passion For Fashion: Junior Merideth Welch

By Lea Reinberger Merideth Welch is a junior here at Westborough High School. If you haven’t already met her in person you have probably seen her walking around in school, always wearing new, trendy and unique outfits. Her love for fashion is something she now wants to share with other…

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