Wayzata High School

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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