Wayzata High School

Jan. 24, 2022

WHS Theater Presents, "The Addams Family"

The Wayzata High School Theater Presents:


And you thought your family was weird. Gothic and gregarious, the Addams family lead by Gomez and Morticia have been pop ...

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Aug. 19, 2021

New Wayzata Activities Director Excited for Fall Season

CCX Media: Meghan Potter is the new Activities Director at Wayzata High School, replacing Jamie Sherwood who retired July 1st. Potter, a Hibbing native, spent the last seven years as the A.D. at Hibbing. The North Dakota State University graduate started July 1st and is looking forward to a ...

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June 30, 2021

National High School Strength Coaches Association National Conference takes place at Wayzata High School

Registration for the National High School Strength Coaches Association National Conference takes place in the Wayzata High School Commons. Photo courtesy of Ryan Johnson

Wayzata High School hosted the National High School Strength Coaches Association (NHSSCA) National Conference this past weekend. It ran from June 24-26, 2021. It’s the second ...

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June 9, 2021

Wayzata Golf Sections Highlights

Highlights from the Section 6AAA Golf, courtesy of CCX Media. Wayzata golfers include Dylan Nelko, Wyatt Carlson and Sacchi Deshmukh -- who will all qualify for State. The Trojans boys team placed second as a team. 

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June 8, 2021

Welcome Drew Smith to the Wayzata.com team!


My name is Drew Smith and I am excited to join Wayzata.com this summer through the Larry Oakes Scholarship at the University of Minnesota Duluth. I am going into my senior year at UMD, with a major in journalism with minors in photography and coaching. I graduated from ...

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May 17, 2021

Free Covid Vaccines

Wayzata Public Schools will host several free opportunities to receive COVID-19 vaccinations at Wayzata High School on May 19 and Central Middle School on May 20 in collaboration with Community Care Clinics of Minnesota.

The clinic is open to students of the district, their parents, staff and their family members ...

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March 30, 2021

Wayzata Student Wins Statewide Video Contest on Dangers of Vaping

Ashley Zhou, a 9th grader from Wayzata High School, won the inaugural ‘Escape the Vape’ contest. Her video “Vaping is Not Sweet” received the most votes out of the top 5 finalists. First prize is $1,000, with the total prize being split 50/50 between Ashley and Wayzata High ...

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March 3, 2021

Scott Gengler Selected Minnesota High School Principal of the Year by MASSP

Scott Gengler WayzataMinnesota Association of Secondary School Principals issued the following press release: (verbatim)

Scott Gengler has been a school administrator for 20 years and served as Wayzata High School principal for the past seven years. Scott considers school culture to be his greatest responsibility and that culture is shaped by the ...

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Feb. 21, 2021

Middle & High School Students Return to In-Person Learning in March

Wayzata Public Schools Superintendent Chace Anderson. Courtesy Wayzata Schools.Wayzata Public Schools Superintendent Chace Anderson issued the following press release on February 18th, 2021:

Dear WPS Families and Staff,

As you likely know, Governor Walz recently provided updated guidance regarding returning more students into our schools for in-person learning as quickly and safely as possible. Previous modifications in state ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

Standout Student: Wayzata’s Tasha Piyabongkarn Finds A Way to Volunteer

In a time when COVID-19 restrictions forced the cancellation of many volunteer activities, Wayzata High School freshman Tasha Piyabongkarn found a way to volunteer and bring joy to others. Piyabongkarn and other students created videos of students and shared them with seniors at Trillium Woods.

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