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    School Budgets: What is Chapter 70?

    by  • June 15, 2014 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By JULIA PARKER The Chapter 70 education aid formula is the Massachusetts Commonwealth’s program for distributing its budget money for K-12 public education equally into the state’s 328 local and regional school districts. This formula ensures that each district has the correct amount of money it needs to sustain its education for all students,...

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    MHS Band: Major Changes

    by  • June 13, 2014 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By NICHOLAS BRAMANTE and ANDREW COGLIANO A quiet shuffling of feet and soft chatter filled the Jenkins auditorium, followed by the mellow notes of a piano; it was the night of the Malden High School’s annual band concert. Seats had been filled as the clock struck seven and the lights in the auditorium dimmed....

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