• About Rebeca Pereira

    Rebeca Pereira is returning as Co-Head of Local in the Blue and Gold; this is her second year in the class. Pereira is an only child, from Minas Gerais, Brazil. Pereira fears gaining all of her skills and talents only to lose them in the long run. Her favorite quote is “Occasionally I’ll hit someone with my car; so sue me”, a quote from her favorite show, The Office, which she holds as the funniest comedy of all time. Pereira is a warm and welcoming person but also witty and intelligent. She likes to listen to country and indie bands and If she had $20,000 to travel in any country, she would go to museums, cathedral, and local markets because she likes to explore different cultures. Pereira would like to go to a Liberal Arts College in the future pursuing law. She is currently not playing any sports, but that’s okay, she is president of Feminism Club. Her motto in life is “Do what makes you happy”.

    Trump Administration ends Temporary Protected Status for Thousands of Haitians

    by  • December 5, 2017 • Opinion • 0 Comments

    In January of 2010, CNN published the following assessment of the United States’ response following the devastating natural disaster that plagued the small, already disadvantaged island of Hispaniola: “U.S. wants to turn Haiti tragedy into opportunity”. The idea is the American Dream in practice, it transformed Lady Liberty’s beckoning of freedom from an idyllic...

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    by  • November 17, 2017 • Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    I am stressed (admittance is the first step to recovery). Confession: I am partly to blame. Avoidance has become the biggest stressor in my life this year. Avoiding acknowledging, nevermind addressing, my own mental health issues and avoiding direct stressors like homework, practice, confrontation, et cetera has allowed me to dig my own grave....

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    Malden Catholic Creates Girls’ Division

    by  • June 14, 2017 • Homepage • 0 Comments

    Written by Sydney Stumpf and Rebeca Pereira Malden Catholic, an all boys, private, Catholic school, has long experienced a demand for the inclusion of female students. After many deliberations the school board voted to create a girls’ division, which is planned to be fully functional by September of 2018. It is important to note,...

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    NHS Induction 2017

    by  • May 17, 2017 • Event, Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    National Honors Society, an organization created to “recognize outstanding high school students”  inducted new members into it’s John W. Hutchins chapter on Wednesday, May 10th in the Jenkins Auditorium with its 90th annual induction ceremony. The induction ceremony began at seven o’clock and featured a walk through of all members, candle lighting service, ceremonial...

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    The Search for the Superintendent Reaches Climax

    by  • April 3, 2017 • Local • 0 Comments

    The search for a new superintendent is coming to a close as the School Committee finishes publicly interviewing the final candidate for the position which was left vacant by former superintendent Dr. David DeRuosi in May of 2016. When Superintendent DeRuosi announced that after five years as superintendent for the district of Malden he...

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    Maldenism Movie Night

    by  • March 29, 2017 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    On March 31st, 2017, the Maldenism Club at Malden High will be hosting a Movie Night. The movie screened will be Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the first instalment of the newest Star Wars trilogy. The club meets weekly to discuss feminism, its place in society, student life, and the media and choosing a...

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    Swim Team Makes States

    by  • March 13, 2017 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    BY KAYLA SOUSA & REBECA PEREIRA  State competition for swim were held at Boston University for all the swimmers who exceeded expectations on the local level during the winter swim season. From breaking school records to breaking personal records the swimmers are genuinely impressed with their team’s performance as well as their own. After...

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    Poetry Out Loud Finals 2017

    by  • March 2, 2017 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    BY SYDNEY STUMPF & REBECA PEREIRA  Poetry Out Loud has been a collaborative effort between teachers and students each year. Poetry Out Loud is a unit of poetry included in the English curriculum where students perform poetry in class and advance to semi-finals and finals. The 2017 Poetry Out Loud Unit has ended and...

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