• Taking Midterms Online: Mastery Connect

    by  • March 27, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Although midterms have long been over, standardized tests are still relevant as ever, especially at Malden High School, where Mastery Connect is becoming more relevant. The midterms were taken via Mastery Connect, a program which replaces the scantron sheets and physical tests. The switch to Mastery Connect was a decision made by the superintendent...

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    Robert Hondor & His Fencing

    by  • March 27, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Malden High School student and international fencer, junior Robert Hondor, started fencing when he was quite young because his father, a former Romanian fencer and currently his fencing coach. Hondor has travelled to many different states and countries for fencing tournaments, constantly challenging himself and furthering his abilities. In fencing, there are three types...

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    Baseball Profile: James Pandolfo

    by  • March 27, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Senior James Pandolfo has been playing baseball since he was eight year’s old. Pandolfo first got interested in the sport when watching a Red Sox game in 2006 and just fell in love with the game and started playing for fun with friends, and from there he told his dad he wanted to play...

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    Boys Tennis: Start of the Season

    by  • March 24, 2017 • 0 Comments

    This spring, Malden Golden Tornadoes boys tennis team was welcomed by new coach and MHS physical education teacher Mark Gagnon with new goal and high expectations. This year’s team is looking forward to getting a good record and possibly even exceeding their record from last year. Last season, team finished with an overall record...

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    A Look Into Hobby Club

    by  • March 24, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Hobby Club has been a club offered here at Malden High School since around last September. In full disclosure the president and founder of the club is Blue and Gold editor-in-chief Tenzin Dorjee. The rest of the officers of the clubs are also seniors, specifically co-vice presidents Gus Brookes and Tyler Ashworth, treasurer Joseph...

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    “Feed” Author Matthew Anderson Visits MHS

    by  • March 24, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Sophomores this year were able to become familiar with the book Feed by Matthew Tobin Anderson. To those unfamiliar with it, Feed is about a boy called Titus, who, in a futuristic world, is dating a girl called Violet. What they do, and say, spread the themes of corporate power, consumerism, data mining, and...

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    Boys Volleyball Profile: Germano Fidelis

    by  • March 23, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Senior Germano Fidelis is leading the Malden High boys volleyball team as a captain for the third straight season. As a sophomore, Fidelis was one of the many student athletes that proposed a boys volleyball team to Malden High School. He got his wish that year, and has served as team captain since the...

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    Superintendent Finalists Revealed

    by  • March 23, 2017 • 0 Comments

    The finalists in the search for a new superintendent for Malden were announced on March 16. With a mayor-appointed search committee, the four initial finalists were chosen then a fifth, added on after being excluded. John Oteri, Somerville High School’s principal, Patricia Lally, Holbrook’s superintendent, Portia Bonner, East Haven’s superintendent, as well as former...

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    You vs. Them

    by  • March 22, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Ok so, let’s start off with a scenario. You are in an English class with your best friends. You just finished an assignment that was an essay the week before and your teacher tells you that they graded them. You and your best friend check your grades. You received an 85 and your friend...

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    Hidden Figures Comes to the JFK Library

    by  • March 21, 2017 • 0 Comments

    On March 20, a group of MHS juniors attended a special screening of the film “Hidden Figures” at the JFK Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The screening was held in honor of Massachusetts Black History Month and Women’s History Month, which are held in February and March, respectively. Prior to the screening, students...

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    Movie Review: Beauty and the Beast

    by  • March 21, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Disney’s live action remake of the beloved 1991 animated film “Beauty and the Beast” was released on March 17. Directed by Bill Condon, this movie serves as Disney’s 5th live action film based on a prior animated film. Much like its animated predecessor, this film showcases a love story between two seemingly opposite people...

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