• About Sydney Stumpf

    A returning member of the Blue and Gold newspaper, Sydney Stumpf - now a sophomore - is a writer who enjoys writing about many things, including about “the truth”- local news. Going to Dartmouth College is a goal of h[ers and will hopefully lead to a career path in writing screenplays or novels. Out of school, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs - Daisy and Flirty. Sydney’s favorite season is fall since she loves halloween and pumpkin latte(s). She loves listening to music in her free time, which includes her favorite bands The Ramones, The Kinks and The Cramps.

    Are the Oscars Too White?

    by  • February 10, 2016 • Entertainment Opinions, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion • 0 Comments

    The lack of diversity in the media, and more specifically, the Academy Awards, has strained our country’s morals, ethics, and fight for racial equality. Malden was among the top 15 most diverse high schools in Massachusetts as reported by boston.com in 2013. Students of Malden High School are not unaccustomed to diversity, but Hollywood...

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    Free Book Giveaway at MHS

    by  • February 3, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    Do you know how to read? Do you like free things? Have you made it this far into this article already? You should definitely keep reading. Abbey Dick, English teacher at Malden High, hosts a free book giveaway outside her room before major, long breaks, in school. The whole idea of the giveaway is...

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    Let’s Get Ready

    by  • February 2, 2016 • Homepage • 0 Comments

    The May SATs are fast approaching, leaving students to their books in preparing for the exam. An opportunity for SAT-preparation offered in partnership with Boston University and Malden High School is offered to Malden High School students. The free program is called “Let’s Get Ready” and meets the fall and spring term before SATs....

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    Guidance Schedule Updates

    by  • January 28, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    The start of the second semester is at first hectic. Students are bustling to change schedules, amend report card troubles, schedule SAT prep, and finalize college applications.  It’s hard to believe that an entire semester has gone by. “Half of your year has been determined academically,” guidance counselor for Boyle House, Erin Craven stated. “But...

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    Election Results for Student Government Day

    by  • January 14, 2016 • Homepage • 0 Comments

    On Jan. 8, 2015, Student Government Day elections were held at Malden High School. The Student Government Day program was first introduced in 1947 and is run by the Massachusetts State Government. The election is held to determine who will sit in with our state government and meet with government officials to represent Malden...

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    Colby Sawyer Scholarship Profile: Sabrina Harrath

    by  • January 11, 2016 • Local, Profiles • 0 Comments

    Seventeen year old Sabrina Harrath was one of ten students, two of which are in Malden, to receive the Colby Sawyer Scholarship. The Colby Sawyer Scholarship is awarded by Colby Sawyer College in New Hampshire, mainly, to “first generation college students and to bring more geographic, racial diversity to the college” (Harrath). The scholarship...

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    Fine Arts Club Gingerbread Fundraiser

    by  • December 21, 2015 • Local • 0 Comments

    Malden High School’s Fine Arts Club has not disappointed in their fundraising. Just this year, the club has held Zombie Tag and a pumpkin painting event. Since the holiday season is upon us, the Fine Arts Club has created a Gingerbread “(Wo)men” fundraiser. They are being sold for $2 at all four lunches up...

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    Malden High School’s Latest Obsession: Primark

    by  • December 14, 2015 • Homepage • 0 Comments

    Primark, a clothing store originating in Dublin, Ireland, has immigrated to America, settling in Downtown Boston. Young adults in the Boston area have probably visited or heard of the store, consisting of four floors of affordable apparel, accessories, and homegoods. Many students at Malden High School frequent the store, often leaving with large shopping...

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    Tornado Travelers Club Update

    by  • December 11, 2015 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    The Tornado Travelers Club is an amazing opportunity for Malden High School students, of any grade, to travel to places all over the world. A meeting on Dec. 8, 2015, gave information on the upcoming trips for 2016 and 2017 which include Washington D.C. in November of 2016, Puerto Rico in February of 2017,...

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    Chromebooks: One Month Later

    by  • December 10, 2015 • Local • 0 Comments

        Just a little over a month ago, Chromebooks were rolled out to all Malden High School students as part of the Chromebook 1:1 Initiative. Freshmen, Juniors, and Seniors were new to the   program, with Sophomores returning this year with trial experience from their Freshmen year. The Chromebook 1:1 Initiative began last year,...

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    Spirit Week 2015

    by  • December 2, 2015 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By Sydney Stumpf and Ailin Toro The week before Thanksgiving, Spirit Week and pep rally took over Malden High School, engulfing the students in daily dress-up themes, beginning with pajama day, leading into wacky tacky day and closing on the day of the pep rally with Blue and Gold day where students are encouraged...

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    Insight into Planned Parenthood

    by  • November 17, 2015 • Homepage, North American News • 0 Comments

    On Sep. 18, 2015, The U.S. House of Representatives voted to defund Planned Parenthood for a year while investigations are performed into speculations of illegal activities carried out by the organization. These accusations and speculations were brought up by several republican politicians within the last year, as well as ongoing protests, trying to discredit...

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