Six Colonial Times editors from last school year win 2013-14 Excellence in Journalism Award

Six Colonial Times editors from last school year win 2013-14 Excellence in Journalism Award

By Rich Zahradnik, Staff Reporter

COLONIAL LIBRARY — Six students who served as editors of this newspaper last year have won Colonial School’s 2013-2014 Excellence in Journalism Award. They are news editors Lila Caminiti, Maddie Samaan and Sophia Leung; A&E editors Jack Murphy...  Read More »

November 10, 2014 • 0 comments

Fifth graders improve on teamwork by zipping at Ring Homestead

Fifth graders improve on teamwork by zipping at Ring Homestead

By Tisya Sharma and Ella Miller

RING HOMESTEAD — The fifth grade students of Colonial attended the Ring Homestead Challenge Ropes Course recently. This was one of the best field trips a kid could ever go on. There was fun, there was adventure, and above all, there was a goal. The...  Read More »

October 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

By Maddie Samaan, Jacob Hartmere, and Sophia Leung

PMHS — The Colonial Times editors visited here at the end of February to learn about working on a high school newspaper. The...  Read More »

April 13, 2014 • 0 comments

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

By Everett Banholzer, Staff Reporter

PELHAM — For grades K-5, Pelham Recreation is offering a backyard games program this spring that includes whiffle ball, kickball,...  Read More »

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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Philadelphia, country’s former capital, provides many historic sites to learn from

By Tisya Sharma, Staff Reporter

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — In August, I visited this city to see the historic landmarks and museums. After all, it was our country's capital at one point...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Kindergartners say they learned lots, love being in school (year-end print edition)

Kindergartners say they learned lots, love being in school (year-end print edition)

By Olivia Berkery and Margot Wies

KINDERGARTEN CLASSROOMS -- The Kindergarten year has had a lot of  smiles. It may have started with shy Kindergartners, but it is ends with the 2014-2015 first graders, and a super awesome year in between....  Read More »

August 5, 2014 • 0 comments

Third grade visits Pelham Palace for meal and botanical gardens for green things (year-end print edition)

Third grade visits Pelham Palace for meal and botanical gardens for green things (year-end print edition)

By Eleanor Moraes, Staff Reporter

3rd GRADE CLASSROOMS — The third grade went on a few fun trips this year, including to Pelham Palace, the local Chinese restaurant, for lunch, and to the New York Botanical Garden. On the Pelham...  Read More »

August 5, 2014 • 0 comments

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New iPhone releases from Apple but is it really worth buying?

By Tisya Sharma, News Editor

Ever since the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus came out questions have been raised. There are some great things and some bad. Is it really worth buying these new Apple products? Lets think of the pros. The...  Read More »

November 16, 2014 • 0 comments

Review: ‘Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile’ is definitely worth a read

Review: ‘Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile’ is definitely worth a read

By Tisya Sharma, News Editor

The fifth grade students have completed their first critics corner assignment. As a part of this assignment, I read the book Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile by James Patterson and Chris...  Read More »

November 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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Fourth graders go to Spotlight Gymnastics to end a unit

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

SPOTLIGHT GYM — In fourth grade PE, the students have been doing a gymnastics unit for weeks and weeks. They have been learning skills, creating routines and practicing. A few different skills they...  Read More »

June 19, 2014 • 0 comments

Pelham Olympics coming Saturday with events for K through fifth graders

Pelham Olympics coming Saturday with events for K through fifth graders

By Eileen Mazzaro, Staff Reporter

GLOVER FIELD — The Pelham Summer Olympics will be held this Saturday (June 7) and consist of many events, including running races, relays, obstacle courses, long jump, high jump, football toss and water...  Read More »

June 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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