Colonial PTA lunchtime enrichment program offers Spelling Bee Club

By Maxim Katchoura and Vijay Ranganathan

January 29, 2018

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MRS. STAVALA'S CLASSROOM — The Spelling Bee Club is a club that helps students prepare for the school district's spelling bee. It mostly involves making flash cards, but members also do practice bees. The students discuss...

First grade students didn’t go to ‘Nutcracker’ this holiday season

By Maxim Katchoura, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2018

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1ST GRADE CLASSROOMS — The first graders did not go to "The Nutcracker" this holiday season. "The Nutcracker" is a play or ballet where a girl wakes up to find mice and toys are bigger than life. She gets tormented by a rodent...

Four Colonial fifth graders picked for All County Chorus

By Charlotte Seligman, News Editor

December 18, 2017

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CHORUS ROOM — Anne Louise Glasser, who made the All County Chorus at Colonial, chose four fifth graders who auditioned: Claire Van Praagh, Laura Gin, Anne Perreten and this reporter. Ms. Glasser said it was a very hard decision....

One fifth grade class has lockers, one doesn’t; does it matter?

By Charlotte Seligman and Kate Kapplow

December 14, 2017

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5TH GRADE CLASSROOMS — Class 5S does not have lockers, while class 5H does. "Yes, I want a locker because it's not crowded, and you can fit more than a backpack and coat in them," said Lila Berkery (5S). Liam Ginsburg...

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