Colonial Walks Day: We’re walkin’ in the rain

By Peyton Rees and Manon Bushong, Peyton Rees, and Manon Bushong

March 28, 2011

ON THE SIDEWALKS OF PELHAM -- The first Colonial Walks Day was rained on, but some students still walked. On March 21, it was held because it was the first day of Spring. Mrs. Wilson said the school is planning to have Colonial...

Mrs. Carlson comes here from Siwony, loves Colonial

By Helena White, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2011

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- In the beginning of the year, a new teacher arrived at Colonial School, Mrs. Carlson. She last taught at Siwony School and said she loves Colonial so far. All the students in her class, 4-C, say she’s...

Mrs. Lombardi travels from 3rd grade to 4th

By Alexandra Broege, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2011

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- Mrs. Lombardi, who moved from teaching third grade to fourth grade this year, said that she has worked in all of the Pelham elementary schools. She has been in Pelham schools for 11 years, so she’s been...

Music festival gives kids chance to play

By Nora McGowan, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2011

PELHAM MANOR -- The Pelham Music Festival occurred Jan. 29 at the Pelham Country Club, giving kids a chance show how well they can play their instruments. From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., children played their instruments from youngest...

Food, fun and fundraising for children’s center

By Jillian Harrison, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2011

BRONXVILLE -- The Pelham Children’s Center’s annual gala will take place April 30 at 7 p.m. at the Bronxville Women’s Club. The gala yearly raises money for the Pelham Children’s Center, the only full-day daycare in...

Mrs. Albano dreamed about being a teacher

By Adie Howey, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2011

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- I interviewed Mrs. Albano in February. I gave her three questions. Here they are: Q: What inspired you to become a teacher? A: “Well, I like kids. And I dreamed about it when I was little.” Q: What...

Fourth and fifth graders jump rope for heart disease

By Daniel Bernstein, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2011

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- Fourth and fifth graders participated in Jump Rope for Heart on Feb. 14 to raise money for the American Heart Association (AHA) to help people with heart disease. Colonial has been doing Jump Rope for Heart...

Fourth graders show off their talents

By Henry Driesen, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2011

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- On Valentine’s Day, the fourth grade students held a talent show as part of their Valentine’s party. Everyone was very exited and could not wait for the show to begin. The performance was in Mrs. Carlson’s...