2011-2012 Staff

Charlotte Howard

Hi, my name is Charlotte and I am a newspaper editor for the Colonial Times.  I am in class 5-V  and I am doing news for the Colonial Times.  Some of my hobbies include lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, basketball, writing...

Julia Rosenberg

Hi, my name is Julia Rosenberg. I am in Mr. Ventura class. Some of my hobbies are newspaper, lacrosse, soccer, and I like to ripstck  and I love to write. I also like to draw. My favorite TV show is the "Voice!" I'm 10 years...

Phoebe Rothschild

I am ten years old and in fifth grade in Mrs. Hattar's class. My hobbies are acting, singing, and I play defense in soccer. My favorite books are  Harry Potter and the Hunger Games. They are the BEST! My favorite holidays are...

Callie Leff

Hi, I’m Callie Leff. I'm ten years old and I'm in 5H. I’m a editor for the Colonial Times, and I think Harry Potter and The Hunger Games are THE BEST books ever!!!! I love chocolate and ice cream! I like to write stories,...

Charlotte Mangelsdorf

Hi, I’m Charlotte Mangelsdorf. I am nine and in fourth grade. Some of my favorite activities are dancing, watching TV and eating. This is my second year in newspaper, and I hope to write lots of stories.

Maddie Mullany

My name is Maddie Mullany and I am in fifth grade. I am ten years old. My hobbies are sports, dancing and theatre. The sports I play are soccer, lacrosse, horseback riding and tennis. I was also just in a musical called “Guys...

Alex Michailoff

What’s up! I’m Alex Michailoff, and I am the new comic strip artist for the Colonial School newspaper. My hobbies are hockey, lax, baseball, football, video games and watching the New Jersey Devils. One comic I will be writing...

Charlie Pedorella

Hey there, my name is Charlie Pedorella. I am an editor for the Colonial Times. Some of my hobbies are reading, swimming, (definitely) eating, annoying my sister in 3D and other things. I do karate, and I am a purple belt. My...

Carly McNamara

Hi, my name is Carly McNamara, and I am an editor of the Colonial School Times. My hobbies include dancing, gymnastics, basketball,  diving, all types of sports and going into the city. My friends say I am a fashionista, flexible, ...

Anna Shampanier-Bowen

Hi, my name is Anna Shampanier-Bowen. I am 10 years old. I have one brother; he is in 3D. I am in class 5H. I love Colonial School. It is the best school EVER!!!! This is my second year on the Colonial Times staff. My hobbies incl...

Emilia Privat

Hi, my name is Emilia and this year I am a News Editor. I am in 5V.  My hobbies include soccer, reading, writing, and drawing. I enjoy the outdoors and nature. I speak French, Spanish and English fluently. I have a younger ...

Ella Deyoung

Hi, my name is Ella Deyoung. I am a Comunity Editor for the Colonial Times. I have two sisters and one brother. My hobbies are cartooning, soccer and horseback riding. My favorite kind of food is tacos, and my favorite  colo...

William Campisano

Hi, my name is William Campisano. I am 11 years old. I was born New York City. I am in class 5-U, and this is my first year in newspaper. I enjoy playing sports such as football,  soccer and baseball, and I like to do kids tr...

Emilie Kelly

Hello, I’m Emilie Kelly! You can call me Emmy though (that’s my nickname). My hobbies are karate, reading, drawing and writing. I can’t find the ‘check grammar’ button, so I think I spelled grammar wrong! Most people thin...

Luke Matos

Hio, my name is Lucas. I'm in class 5-V. I like roller coasters and rugby. Soccer is horrible. I like bratwust and German pretzels.

Ryan Gregware

Hi, my name is Ryan Gregware and I work for the Colonial School newspaper. I am in fifth grade I like to play outside during most of the time. I was born on Sept. 8, 2001. This is my bio, and I hope you now know more about me....

Rishi Basu

Hello! I am a fourth grader of the awesome Colonial School. I like to do many things like playing soccer, basketball. I love math and have many more interests. I enjoy writing for the Colonial Times. To learn more about me, you...

Ava Knapp

I am Ava M. Knapp. I am a fourth grade student at Colonial School. I enjoy participating in the Colonial Times and my activities include soccer, writing, reading and acting. I am nine years old and hope to write many stories for ...

Guy Eustace

Hi, my name is Guy Eustace.  I am in fourth grade in Mr. Martucci’s class.  My favorite sport is skiing and my favorite color is red.  I have two dogs named Cece and Poutine.

Richard Che

My name is Richard Che. I was born at Jacobi/Montefiore Medical Hospital in Bronx. I have a brother named Zhun and he is currently 14 (his birthday is on Nov. 6). I have a pretty crazy family... Har har.

Kristina Roksvold

Hi, my name is Kristina Roksvold. I am 10 years old, and I’m a staff reporter on the Colonial School Times. I enjoy being a part of the newspaper because it is a lot of fun to write stories and interview other people. In my...

Sam Rodd

Hey, I’m Sam. I joined newspaper because I’ve always wanted to do newspaper. I like to do plays and play with Legos. I am in fifth grade and love the show “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” Don’t stake me! I probably should...

Manon Bushong

My name is Manon Bushong. I'm in fifth grade and an editor for this paper. My favorite sport that I play is basketball, but also like soccer and lacrosse. I like reading and my favorite series is The Hunger Games (which I am...

Francesca Di Cristofano

I’m Francesca Di Cristofano I’m 11. I swim.  My favorite type of food is Japanese even if I’m Italian. Math is my favorite subject. My favorite authors are James Dashner and Suzanne Collins. My pastime is reading. ...

Daniel Bernstein

I was born in New York City on Jan. 31, 2001. I love football. I am a huge Giants fan. I like to act, and I’ve done six plays. I want to be in a movie someday. If I can't be an actor, I want to play football with the pros. I...

Helena White

Hi. I am ten years old and in fifth grade. I play lacrosse and bike ride. I have three dogs and two brothers. I am a huge Katy Perry and Justin Bieber fan. My favorite foods are s'mores popcorn, CANDY, pasta and fortune cookies...

Lindsay McNamara

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Daniella Cherner

Hello, my name is Daniella Cherner and I am 11 years old. I live in Pelham, and I am a news editor for the Colonial Times. I love to play outside and talk with my friends. My favorite subjects are science and physical education....

Claudia Dodge

Hi my name is Claudia Dodge and I love being part of the newspaper for the second year and being a sports editor. I am in fifth grade. I love playing lacrosse and soccer. I like to read, write, and draw. My favorite book is Harry...

Alexandra Broege

Hello, my name is Alexandra Broege. I was born in White Plains, Oct. 18, 2001. I am ten (10) years old. I play the sports volleyball, soccer, lacrosse and boxing. I am a Girl Scout. I am also the daughter of Allyson Lyn Tempest and ...

Adie Howey

Hi. My name is Adie Howey. I was born in Novisabirsk in Russia on Dec. 7. I am nine years old and love to play with my new dog. I go to school at Colonial. I have one sister. Her name is  Grace. Oh, if you are wondering, my dog’s...

Patrick Zahradnik

I was born in Russia on January 19, 2001. I was very intelligent and cute, so do you like me now? My dad, Rich Zahradnik, runs the newspaper club. A lot of people like it, and some people quit.

Henry Driesen

My name is Henry Driesen and I am 10 years old and I was born in Norwalk, Connecticut. I enjoy playing sports like soccer, baseball and football. My favorite soda is Sprite and my two favorite foods are pizza and cheeseburgers...

Peyton Rees

Hi! I really like sleeping and soccer. My favorite food is brownie batter! I really like being an editor and I can't wait for middle school! I love being on the newspaer and I am going to miss the newspaper when I'm in middle...

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