The Howler

Kyle Bayer chats with his students in his first period class before going into his lesson on supply and demand. Bayer is in his eighth year of teaching.
Kyle Bayer selected as Wakefield High School 2022 Teacher of the Year
Emily Dudash, Co-Editor-in-Chief • January 5, 2023
A student reads the challenged book, Harry Potter and The Order of Phoenix. The Harry Potter series as been challenged globally for inciting witchcraft and anit-family induendos.
Wakefield responds to banned books
Katie Spampinato, Staff Writer • December 9, 2022
Students throughout the nation have protested against gun violence for years.
When gun violence knocks on Raleigh's door
Abby Dykes, Social Media and News Co-Editor • December 6, 2022
Students in Furches’ third-period class are captivated by the lesson. Every day, her Spanish students learn more and more from Furches, a teacher whom they find both inspirational and encouraging.
Furches travels and inspires
Gaby Sciaudone, Sports Editor • November 28, 2022
The Skinny Turkey event brings together the Wakefield community as they advocate for mental health awareness in 2022.
The Skinny Turkey Event engages Wakefield students, community
Sophia Fisher, Arts and Entertainment Editor • November 21, 2022
Wakefields swimmers prepare to dive into the pool at the first meet of the season. The Triangle Aquatics Centers pool provides an uplifting and encouraging environment for all four teams in attendance.
Wakefield swimmers start off the season strong
Gaby Sciaudone, Sports Editor • November 16, 2022
Wakefield gymnastics prep for their match in Apex against Wake County schools. The team hopes to win with their new coach and go to states.
Coach DeVeau invigorates Wakefield's gymnasts
Jami Ward and Mille Monahan, Staff Writer and Co-Opinions Editor • October 17, 2022
Students protest against sexual assault on campus
The American fantasy of campus safety
Abby Dykes, Social Media and News Co-Editor • January 10, 2023
In March, we set our clocks an hour forward, and in November, we set our clocks back an hour. However, the pros of daylight saving time far outweigh the cons, which is why we should switch to having daylight savings all year long.
Daylight Saving Time should be permanent
Gaby Sciaudone, Sports Editor • January 6, 2023
Every Jan. 1, millions of people worldwide come up with a list of New Years resolution. But, are they doing more harm than good?
We need to ditch new year's resolutions
Nic Cazin, Co-Editor-in-Chief • January 4, 2023
Womens contributions to American history have long been overshadowed, but its time their work is appreciated everywhere.
Women can do it too. And they have. 
Millie Monahan, Opinions Editor • December 21, 2022
Taylor Swift performs on stage prior to 2019. Swift has not gone on tour since before COVID-19.
Swifties broke Ticketmaster: but who is at fault?
Emily Dudash, Co-Editor-in-Chief • December 14, 2022
Film scores have a large impact on the way the viewer feels. They have the capability to bring tears to your eyes, bring you to the edge of your seat or cause you to turn the film off. In this article, I will delve into some of the most notable film scores and their impact.
The music makes the movie
Sky Morgan, Staff Writer • January 9, 2023
Spotify Wrapped came out on November 30th this year. Thanks to its newest features, people are brought together by their results.
Brought together by Spotify Wrapped
Katie Spampinato, Staff Writer • December 19, 2022
Mariah Carey is well known as the Queen of Christmas for her song All I Want For Christmas Is You. But are there other artists who deserve the title as well? In fact, there is a whole roster of holiday music royalty that has been making the season bright for decades.
The holiday music royalty roster
Sophia Fisher, Arts and Entertainment Editor • December 15, 2022
Annually, before school begins, student council members have a retreat to become familiar with each other. They play games and participate in actives to connect with one another.
Wakefield student council plans to connect student body
Jami Ward, Staff Writer • January 9, 2023