THE ALGONQUIN HARBINGER

Students share their opinions about whether standardized texts, specifically MCAS, accurately reflect their knowledge.
MCAS: yay or nay?
Marygrace Sarrasin, Sahana Sivarajan, and Joceline Giron June 19, 2021

Freshmen, sophomores and some juniors wrapped up multiple days of MCAS two weeks ago, leaving students, teachers and administrators both relieved...

Relay for Life hosted its second successful virtual event, raising about $4000 for the American Cancer Society.
Relay for Life hosted second successful virtual event
Jula Utzschneider, Opinion Editor • June 18, 2021

Despite several COVID setbacks, the annual Relay for Life, held on Friday, May 14, was still a success, according to the club’s co-adviser...

This is the semester one schedule for the 2021-2022 school year, assuming that the current COVID-19 restrictions still apply to schools.
Administration revamps schedule for next school year
Riya Mahanta, Assistant News Editor • June 18, 2021

With a difficult school year coming to an end, the scheduling committee held discussions to figure out the bell schedule for the next school...

A&E
Staff Writer Nick Southey writes that "A Quiet Place II" is an engaging thriller with exceptional cinematics perfect for the movie theater environment.
REVIEW: “A Quiet Place Part II” delivers thrilling story through creative sound and music
Nicholas Southey, Staff Writer • June 20, 2021

With a shockingly dynamic volume and fear-striking monsters, “A Quiet Place Part II” serves as a...

Staff Writer Sarah Boush writes that the film "Dazed and Confused" which the lives of kids living in the 70s
REVIEW: “Dazed and Confused” portrays 70s teenage life with youthful energy
Sarah Boush, Staff Writer • June 19, 2021

If you are searching for a fascinating movie depiction of teenage life in the 70s, “Dazed and Confused”...

In anticipation of Billie Eilish
REVIEW: A look back on Eilish’s creatively-styled debut album
Sophia Murray, Staff Writer • June 18, 2021

Billie Eilish’s second album, “Happier Than Ever,” is coming out this July, creating the perfect...

Chive pockets are a delicious, popular snack from Northern China and are eaten with ones favorite dipping sauce.
ABCs of Chinese Food: How to make chive pockets
Brianna Tang and Claire Bai June 11, 2021

Similar to a large dumpling, chive pockets, or 韭菜盒子 (jiu cai he zi) are a delicious snack and meal that is popular in Northern China....

Photo Editor Annabella Ferraiuolo rates the Netflix teen tv program The Politician as "worth it", recommending it as a drama that anyone will find engaging and entertaining.
Inside the Mind of a Movie Lover: Teen television shows
Annabella Ferraiuolo, Photo Editor • June 3, 2021

Nothing gets me happier than teen television shows. But nothing gets me angrier either. They are either revolutionary and brilliant, or they...

Photo Editor Annabella Ferraiuolo writes about film Minari: a beautiful story, told with outstanding cinematics, of a Korean family
Inside the Mind of a Movie Lover: inside Oscar Best Picture Nominees
Annabella Ferraiuolo, Photo Editor • May 31, 2021

I absolutely love awards shows. Especially the Oscars. While enjoying a night filled with movies and celebrities on TV is incredibly fun, I’ve...

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