Kindergartners and first graders count down to 100th day of school (and they’re close)

By Jack Tirsch and Ben Busschaert

February 18, 2015

COLONIAL SCHOOL — On Feb. 12, there were only nine days of school left until the Hundredth Day of School. The kindergartners and first graders have been counting days for ninety-five days. Duncan Gin (KH) said, "I...

Review: ComedySportz improv club offers competition and laughs

By Larisa Breskin, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2015

NEW YORK — Welcome to ComedySportz, home of some of the jokes you hear today. The "on the spot" jokes here are hysterical and are included in the games, because at ComedySports teams play against each other to be funny....

What are Colonial school students doing during February break?

By Viviane Privat and Caroline Michailoff

February 16, 2015

PELHAM — February break began Saturday and runs through Feb. 22. Children are excited, mostly because of time off from school. The break includes the celebration of President Lincoln and Washington's birthdays. Kids are...

Jump Rope for Heart: the American Heart Association keeps kids hearts beating

By Larisa Breskin, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2015

PELHAM — The four elementary schools of Pelham collected money for the American Heart Association, an organization raising money for research and education on heart health. On Feb. 12, all fourth and fifth graders performed...

Valentine’s Day parties exciting for many students… maybe because of CANDY!

By Leah Sherbansky, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2015

COLONIAL CLASSROOMS — Were you excited for Valentine's Day? There were parties throughout classes and CANDY! Josie Kagan (KM) said, "I am bringing in lollipops for the class. It's my first Valentine's party, so I am exited...