Colonial band, orchestra and chorus offer broad program of songs during May 10 concert

By Michael Micciche, Staff Reporter

May 24, 2013

HUTCHINSON GYM -- The Colonial School Band, Orchestra and Chorus performed here on May 10. Students prepared for this concert since January. For orchestra, students played eight songs: “Do Re Mi,” “Walking Basses,” “1812...

Students grade cafeteria food provided by Chartwells

By Michael Micciche and Jack Murphy

May 19, 2013

COLONIAL GYM — Does Chartwells have great food or poor food? We asked students to rate Chartwells’ food on a scale from one to ten. This is what we got: Nobody chose 6, 7 or 9. Christian Shiels, Marco Gracie, Antonio Mollura, Hunter ...

Shhh! It’s not really a town meeting on safety; it’s a celebration in appreciation of teachers!

By Emilia Privat and Charlotte Howard

May 19, 2013

COLONIAL PLAYGROUND -- On May 10, Colonial School had a town meeting outside at the playground. Principal Tonya Wilson announced over the loud speaker that the town meeting was about safety. Secretly though between Mrs. Wilson...

‘Air Bud’ and ’42’ are two sports movies that interest Colonial students

By Zoey Campos and Lila Caminiti

May 12, 2013

People sometimes wonder what sports movies there are to watch and what they’re like. So we went and caught up with some people to find out. Haley Wall (4C) said, “The movie ‘Air Bud’ was really cool. It was about a d...

Girl Scouts camp out at farm, milk cows and goats, meet Fernando the donkey

By Charlotte Mangelsdorf, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2013

SPROUT CREEK FARM — Fifteen Girl Scouts and 10 parents took a camping trip April 27 to this farm. It took an hour and a half to get there, but it was worth it. The girls and their parents were split up into three cabins. W...

‘Fun Size’ is great movie for girls, especially those with little siblings

By Olivia Fenwick, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2013

“Fun Size” is a great movie for girls... especially girls with little siblings. You would love “Fun Size.” It is funny, awesome and greatly detailed. The movie is a rated PG-13 film. It stars Victoria Justice and Jane Lev...

How fifth graders feel about going to Pelham Middle School

By Jack Murphy, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2013

COLONIAL SCHOOL — How do the fifth graders feel about going to sixth grade? Some might feel good or some might feel worried. Many say  they think it might be harder. “I’m pretty sure it’s a lot harder,” said Julia R...

Mrs. Lombardi likes seeing students’ faces light up when they learn something new

By Eleanor Moraes, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2013

CLASSROOM 3L — Mrs. Joanne Lombardi likes teaching third grade. One reason she likes teaching third is she loves it when a student’s face lights up when they learn something new. She also likes that she learns a lot from h...