2015-2016 Staff

Julia Kindig

I attend Colonial School. I was born in Chicago, Illinois. Also, I just moved. I have two sisters and a dog. My hobbies include swimming, traveling and gymnastics and flute. I am in Ms. Hattar's fifth grade class! I used to do...

Aidan

Hi! My name is Aidan. I'm ten years old and I'm in fifth grade at Colonial school. I've gone to school since kindergarten at colonial and I've been enjoying every year. I like playing video games, sports and just messing around....

Brooke Luce

I'm in fourth grade and attend Colonial school. Some sports I do include soccer, basketball and softball. I also enjoy sewing, theater, trumpet, sleep away camp, and traveling on vacations. I play the trumpet and I am learning...

Lola Pierce

Hi! My name is Lola Pierce. I'm in fourth grade in Mrs. Gerhardt's class. I'm in the Colonial Times for the first time, and I love it so far. I am a reporter for the paper. I interview kids for student life. I take some interviews...

Emily Rackley

I am Emily Rackley.  I have lived in Pelham for my whole life. I am in 5H this year. I enjoy playing soccer, fun vacations, reading, playing lacrosse, swimming, tennis, basketball and other sports. I am a N.Y. Giants fan. As...

Grace McNamara

Hi, my name is Grace McNamara and I am in 4G.I am a staff reporter  for Colonial, I love being in the newspaper! Some of my interests are soccer, basket ball, dance and baking. I have a dog named Daisy she is fluffy, cute and...

Lane Cooper

Hi! I'm Lane Cooper and I'm in fourth grade. This is my first year in newspaper. I'm in Mrs. Kagel's class. So far I love newspaper, its fun and I learned a lot about kinder's. I am a soccer player on the Tangos team. I made...

Elle Halvorson

My name is  Elle Halvorson and I'm nine years old.  I'm in fourth grade and I have the best teacher, her name is Mrs. Kagel. I like to write and spell.  I play soccer and I want to become a soccer player when I grow up because...

Padraig F. Pearlman

My name is Padraig F. Pearlman. I have a section on the Colonial Times called "Technologically Speaking", which I am the editor of. My favorite newspaper piece I have written is my one on Quantum Teleportation.  I love to read and usually stay up a little late doing so (but don't tell anyone).  I love the vid...

Gabby Ahitow

My name is Gabby. I'm 11 years old. I am in Mrs Monteleon's class. I have been writing in the newspaper for 2 years now. I play violin. . I also love to ski.  I'm the editor of Literary Magazine. I have a younger sister. My favorite...

Matthew Doka

My name is Matthew. I'm ten years old, and I'm in fourth grade in Mrs. Kagel's class. My favorite sport is soccer and my favorite subject is math. I like these two things because I'm good at them and I enjoy them. I like to...

Lauren Ulto

Hi, I'm Lauren Ulto, and I am in fourth grade. I have no pets, but I want a dog or a bunny. I am nine  years old. I do jazz, hip hop, soccer, soft ball and basketball. My favorite color is purple, and I have one older brother....

Henry Kagan

Hi, my name is Henry Kagan and I'm in class 4k. My favorite subjects in school are math and science. Three things I like to do in my free time are play sports, play chess and finally travel around the world.

Matt Michailoff

My name is Matt. I'm 10 years old and I'm in Mrs. Monteleone's class. I enjoy the sports basketball and swimming. The best place to travel is Southern California because there are so many places to go. I'm an editor for our town...

Samantha Gregware

Hi, I'm Samantha Gregware. I'm nine in the 4th grade here at Colonial School. I like to play soccer on defense and midfield. I also love to dance and do basketball. I love to write, so that is why I decided to do newspaper. I...

Laura Shelton

My name is Laura Shelton. I am a Student Life editor for the Colonial Times. I am an editor along with Julia Kindig and Natalia Christian. I have attended Colonial School since kindergarten.  I have a guinea pig named Panda an...

Sarah Tapogna

My name is Sarah Tapogna. My hobbies are sewing, dance, karate and Girl Scouts. I play piano and flute. My favorite animals are pigs. My favorite subject is science. My favorite place to visit is Florida. I have a brother who...

Scarlett Kaplan

My name is Scarlett Kaplan. I am almost nine years old. My birthday is July 15. I like to go swimming and ride my bike. I have a little sister named Iris and a little brother named Evan. I play piano, violin and the recorder....

Emma Van Praagh

Hi! My name is Emma Van Praagh, and I am 10 years old. I am in Mr. Martucci's class in the fifth grade. I enjoy music, lacrosse and soccer. I also play the violin and clarinet.

Allie Carney

Hello my name is Allie, this is my second year in newspaper and my third at Colonial I am 11 years old and i am in Mr.Martucci's fifth grade class. I love to Read, Write, and Bake, I hope to either own my own bakery one day or...

Amelia Resnick

My name is Amelia Resnick, and I'm in four grade. I play the violin and piano. I have been to Colonial since Kindergarten, and I have loved it since then. My teacher is Mrs. Gashi, and my favorite subjects are writing and math....

Jonah Sherbansky

Hello, my name is Jonah Sherbansky. I am nine years old, and I like to play tennis. My favorite color is green. I have a brother and a sister. I am included in acting class, swimming and piano. My favorite subject in school is...

Katie Bratone

Hi, my name is Katie Bratone. I am the age nine, and my birthday is on February 28, 2005. My hobbies are cooking, art, gymnastics and music. I like soccer, going on vacation and holidays. I have five people in my family and a...

Grace Dunhill

My name is Grace Dunhill. I play soccer, lacrosse and basketball. I like drawing, art and writing. I have three brothers, a dog named Waldo and my birthday is January 14, 2005. I have a summer house in Shelter Island. I have...

Kelly Gallivan

My name is Kelly Gallivan. I play lacrosse, basketball and tennis. I have a twin brother and a sister. I like art and writing. My birthday is on July 22, 2005. I have a summer house in Westhampton Beach. I also like skiing and...

Leah Sherbansky

My name is Leah Sherbansky, and I LOVE swimming! I also like writing too. I am happy to be in newspaper. I like reporting and interviewing.      

Grace Colkin

Hi, I'm Grace Colkin, and I am a reporter for Student Life. My favorite part of being a reporter is interviewing others. Some activities I enjoy are swimming and playing soccer. I love elephants and the color purple. I also love...

Emma Crotty

Hi, my name is Emma Crotty. I'm in 4Ga. I play soccer, lacrosse, and I do gymnastics. My favorite subject in school is writing. I enjoy it because my teacher Mrs. Gashi makes the fun happen.

Sarah Giles

Hi, my name is Sarah Giles and I'm in fourth grade at Colonial School in Ms. Gashi's class. My interests are soccer and swimming. I have two older brothers Stewart (13) and Hugh (16). I'm new to Pelham. I was from Canada.  

Larisa Breskin

Hi, my name is Larisa Breskin and I am in fifth grade at Colonial in Mr. Martucci's class. My interests include sports such as basketball, softball, soccer. My other activities are sewing, violin, and some others. I have two...

Lawrence Ohmes

Hi I am Lawrence Ohmes, and I am an editor in fifth grade.I really enjoy writing stories for the Colonial Times. I am an editor for the Student Life and Our Town section. Some of the sports I do are tennis and ski racing. I play...

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