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Student writers Angie Lee and Katie Spampinato sit in the hallway on a sunny Wednesday afternoon. Theyre writing their articles for the newest issue on The Howler.

Wakefield invigorates student writers through annual story competitions

Nic Cazin, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 5, 2022

For the past four years, the library at Wakefield High School has held a horror short story competition for the entire school to participate in. Writing as an art is typically underrated, so this event...

Wakefields first Winter Wonderland performance is bound to wow all of the community as the holiday months get closer every day!

Wakefield’s Winter Wonderland is coming to town

Millie Monahan, Opinions Editor November 30, 2022

With the holiday season quickly approaching, the spirit is in the air. This is no exception for Wakefield High School’s arts departments. WHS is planning to present a holiday showcase, called 'Winter...

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

Annie Furches is one of the most experienced Spanish teachers Wakefield has ever seen. As someone who has traveled to countless countries and witnessed many different cultures, Furches is able to use her...

The cast and crew of Wakefields Sleeping Beauty brainstorm together during rehearsal. They discuss the blocking of one of the scenes.

Pressure’s on for Wakefield’s fall musical, “Sleeping Beauty”

Kendall Wilson, Student Life Editor November 2, 2022

Wakefield Theatre Company’s fall 2022 production is sure to be an exciting experience for everyone involved. They are bringing the beloved, classic fairy tale “Sleeping Beauty” to life. However,...

Science teacher Eric Schacht uses the Promethean board to display presentations during class. The size and display of the board makes it possible for students all around the classroom to view the lecture.

New Promethean Boards invigorate Wakefield teaching, learning

Danielle Kirschner, Staff Writer October 27, 2022

During the first week of October, new Promethean Technology Boards were distributed throughout Wakefield. The interactive boards are large, TV-like pieces of technology. Classroom teachers and students...

Varsity Wakefield football players on the field ready to compete against Northern Durham.  Wolverines dominated the game and shutout Northern Durham, 24-0.

With only eight seniors, Wolverines’ football sets the stage for a young team

Emily Dudash and Angie Lee October 11, 2022

In the 20 years since their founding, the Wakefield varsity football team has yet to win a state championship - in fact, they haven’t won a conference championship in nearly a decade. While some may...

Varsity volleyball players huddled together on the court to prepare for their game against South Campbell.  Players dominate on the court at home games.

Wakefield women’s volleyball is crushing the game

Abby Dykes and Gaby Sciaudone October 4, 2022

The 2022-2023 volleyball season has been nothing short of successful for the Lady Wolverines. Their record is 12-5, and they are currently undefeated at home. While some teams would credit this success...

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