Marist High School's 

OnLine Student

Newspaper / Magazine / Blog 


We are located in Bayonne, NJ. 

We publish monthly all year round.

The opinions expressed in The Shield are those of the author and not necessarily those of The Shield or Marist High School, unless otherwise noted.

The Shield appreciates and encourages letters to the editor and guest editorials. Please keep your word count to 225 or less and be sure to sign your work. Guest editorials of 400 words or less are also welcomed. They too must be signed by the writer. 

The Shield reserves the right to oppose a publication.  

Your work should be morally and ethically sound. Your claims must be substantiated.  Furthermore, work containing personal attacks will be not be published or tolerated. 

The Shield also reserves the right to edit letters, visuals and editorials for space, clarity and format.


Electronic correspondence and submissions may be sent to TheShield@Marist.org.


Writings  must be received by the last school day of the calendar month if they are to be considered for publication in the next month’s issue.

Publications appear monthly. Blog posts and special announcements happen in real time and through out the week. 

In the event a correction or a retraction needs to be made, The Shield will do so as soon as possible. 

The Shield is published by


located at 1241 John Fitzgerald Kennedy Boulevard, Bayonne, NJ 07002. 



Linda Akele

Chantel Amissah 

Justin Balasia           

Mikyla Bethune 

Jessica Charles                         

Xielo Rodas - Cora

Maria DeJesus

Kayla Fonseca 

Catherine Gregory


Brandon Johnson 

William Kunga  

Danielle Leahey

Bemin Shaker 

Romesha Wade       

Karrington Wilson  


Melida Rodas 

Writer, Educator, Multimedia Artist BIO

Journalism Club Moderator

Editor / Web Developer

Kodzo Deh  

IT Director Marist High School

Technology Support 

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Marist Faculty and Staff