AP Exams Op Ed

Alison Jackson, Co-Editor in Chief

May 19, 2020

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the College Board has made the unprecedented decision to administer its Advanced Placement exams in a 45-min online format as opposed to the standard written format that ranges between thre...

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May 9, 2020

Robotics Team Places Ninth in State Championship

Athis Osathapan, Senior Staff Writer

May 8, 2020

Stakes were high at the FTC Robotics State Championship on Sunday, March 8. The MacDuffie Robotics Team was competing for a spot in the world championship of robotics against 100 other schools. Teams build their own robots with the goal o...

MacDuffie’s Winter Musical Mamma Mia! Sells out in Record Time!

Mohammed Abbasi, Social Media Editor

February 28, 2020

This year’s Winter Musical, Mamma Mia!, sold out all 300 tickets (100 for each performance) within 30 hours of them going on sale, according to Director and Producer Becky Beth Benedict.  The tickets for the show went on...

Class of 2022 to Host Annual Semi-Formal Dance

Cam Corliss, Senior Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

The MacDuffie Class of 2022 will be holding their annual semi-formal dance at Wyckoff Country Club in Holyoke, MA. The event will be held from 7-10 PM on February 22, at a cost of $30 per person.  Sophomore class vice president Madeline Nied...

Math Team Updates

Mohammed Abbasi, Social Media Editor

February 13, 2020

The MacDuffie School’s Math Team is back at it again competing with other schools in the region by answering math related questions on quizzes in order to gain points for their team. According to Mathematics Department Ch...

Neighbors Helping Neighbors and Community Service Updates

Derrick Cruz, Senior Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

MacDuffie’s student-led community service organization, The Key Club, recently experienced a change in leadership with ELL teacher Dana Katz accepting the role as its advisor. Katz has expanded Key Club’s curriculum to incl...

Key Club Provides Aid for Australia

Ha Nguyen, Senior Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

Australia is suffering the worst wildfires in recent memory, so the Key Club organized a fundraiser for Australia this month. Until Wednesday, Jan. 15, people could donate clean and good condition blankets or animal beds to the ...