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    Being Involved in HS Theatre Plus in Many Ways

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    FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: MEET MR. GREG BUTLER

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    Poet’s Corner

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    Faculty Spotlight: Ten Questions with English Teacher Marianne Morgan

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    In Step with . . . Honor Student Caitlin Falloon

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    Clubbed to Death?

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    Earning the Prestigious Eagle Scout Award Noteworthy Milestone for Four WW Students

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    Specialized Courses Add to a Life-long Resume

  • Senior Ty Alpaugh Named Scholastic Superstar

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    Drum Majors Katelin Dennis and John Kear Special Ingredient to Marching Band’s Success

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    Color Guard Represents WW with Unique Visuals

Being Involved in HS Theatre Plus in Many Ways
FACULTY SPOTLIGHT:  MEET MR. GREG BUTLER
Poet’s Corner
Faculty Spotlight: Ten Questions with English Teacher Marianne Morgan
In Step with . . . Honor Student Caitlin Falloon
Clubbed to Death?
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Senior Ty Alpaugh Named Scholastic Superstar
Junior Paige Barillo Recognized for Giving to Community
Hershey Makes for a Sweet Conference for FBLA Competitors
Public Invited to Western Wayne Catwalk for Hunger Event
Twelve Qualify for District Band

Twelve Qualify for District Band

Everyone knows about the “Pride of Western Wayne” at all of the football games, parades, and graduation. They bring joy and sound to each of our events,...

New Assistant Principal Jennifer Bradley excited to be a part of the Wildcat Nation

Mrs. Jennifer Bradley has been serving this year as the new assistant principal.  She is very excited to grow more familiar with the students, faculty,...

Junior Jillian Dudley Learns Leadership Skills

Junior Jillian Dudley Learns Leadership Skills

Junior Jillian Dudley is a determined high school student who is excited to expand her knowledge on leadership. Jillian’s academic accomplishments and...

Marching Band Gets New Threads

Marching Band Gets New Threads

Photo Courtesy of Cole Alpaugh Marching Band has been a hallmark of American High schools for as long as anyone can remember, and our band is no exception....

WWHS’s Very Own MATT TRYGAR Makes TV Debut

Is there a triple threat on the loose? Western Wayne senior Matt Trygar is a model and actor as well as student!  Since Matt is not the typical Northeastern...

Western Wayne Students Join Inaugural Class of Leadership

Western Wayne Students Join Inaugural Class of Leadership

            Western Wayne students have the honor of working as a part of the inaugural class of the Junior Leadership Northern Poconos sponsored...

Aileanna Hutchins

Aileanna Hutchins is a Junior at WWHS. She is a member of the Marching and Concert bands, in which she plays flute, as well as Secretary of the Anime Club....

Mock Election Mimics Democratic Process

Mock Election Mimics Democratic Process

The Political Science Club helped to facilitate a school-wide mock election for President.  In this photo, club members John Tuman, Jacob Karnick, Jeff...

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Entrepreneurship Week Prompts Event for FBLA Students
Culinary Students Create Holiday Projects
Western Wayne Students Enrich Spanish Curriculum with Dance
R.D. Wilson Elementary and Middle Schools Host Benjamin Franklin Assembly

R.D. Wilson Elementary and Middle Schools Host Benjamin Franklin Assembly

Western Wayne elementary and middle school students were treated to an educational and extremely entertaining presentation about and “given by” Benjamin...

Fashion Students Redesign Wedding Dresses

Spending hours working to create the perfect wedding dress sounds like the kind of challenge famous designers featured at Kleinfeld Bridal take on to please...

AP Biology Classes Host Guest Speaker

AP Biology Classes Host Guest Speaker

Recently Western Wayne High School's  AP Biology classes had the opportunity to learn from guest speaker Miss Danielle Swingle.  Danielle is a 2014 graduate...

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Poetry Corner

Alex Featherman, Staff Writer

Somewhere Changing as we roll into the sea Fading into another distant memory.   This place we knew used to be our home We knew it all by heart Now I stand here alone And I don’t recognize any part   The door creaks open for something new Some aspects will never change People need to go To make room for others to grow But as selfish as this...

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Just Spit It Out! 60 Seconds with Senior Holly Oppelt

Q: What movie should be turned into a musical? A: Frozen   Q: If animals could talk, which would be the rudest? A: Cats   Q: Which would be the nicest? A: Dog   Q: What's your niche? A:  Coffee!   Q: If you could have any super power in the world what would it be?  A: Invisibility    Q: What do you get when you get Chinese? A: Chicken and Broccoli   Q: If you could be any...

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Noelle Orehek, Staff Reporter

Check out this slide show of Wildcats getting both active and academic.  We are Western Wayne proud!

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Alyssa Iovacchini, Staff Reporter

Senior projects do much more than fulfill a student's obligation to plan and complete a project. Here at WWHS, they offer a chance for students to showcase their interests, abilities, and even future career goals. Senior Lilli Millon volunteered out at Keen Lake Campground as an activity director throughout the summer. Lilli also assisted in activities and games with the children at the campground...

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Poetry Corner

Emma Dwyer, Staff Reporter

"Good Things" by Emma Dwyer I made a wish on my eyelash just yesterday; I prayed I wished for a change to be made.   I believe in shooting stars and pennies in the pond. I know that one day My wish for a change will be paid.   I cross my fingers and look up to the sky hoping there's a being who is listening to me.   If you are...

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If You Had to Choose. . .

Trina Barcarola, Staff Reporter

Cardinal   or   Blue Jay? Noelle Orehek 10th-  Blue Jay, I like their blue feathers because that’s my favorite color! Ben Burkhardt 12th- Cardinal because it represents loved ones. Lilac  or   Tulip? Dalton Buckman 11th- Lilac because the smell is nice and the color is better. Abby Black 10th - Tulips!! They are fun to look at and lilacs smell a little weird. Valentine’s...

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Editorial:  Physical Education Shouldn’t Make the Grade
An Open Letter to President Trump
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Senior Ty Alpaugh Named Scholastic Superstar
Junior Paige Barillo Recognized for Giving to Community
Entrepreneurship Week Prompts Event for FBLA Students
Meet the Planet Wildcat Staff!
Zach Rovinsky

Staff Reporter

Zach is a sophomore at WWHS.  He is a member of the varsity boys' basketball team and strives to excel in academics.  He hopes to one day major in physical therapy or sports medicine at Syracuse Univer...

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Desiree Mecca

Staff Reporter

Desiree is a sophomore at WWHS. She starred in the production of Bye, Bye, Birdie last year and is active in varsity cheerleading.  In her free time, Desiree' enjoys singing supporting any Western Wayne ...

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Evan Coons

Staff Reporter

Evan Coons is a sports writer for Planet Wildcat.  He is involved in sports such as football, indoor/outdoor track, and weightlifting.  He is also involved in clubs such as FBLA and serves on the Youth Ad...

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Emma Dwyer

Staff Reporter

Emma is a sophomore.  She is involved in soccer and softball.  Emma is also part of Cats Club and spends her free time writing poetry....

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