Paul Bossardet

This month's Senior Spotlight is Paul Bossardet! Hear about his passion for hunting and biggest inspirations! Andrea Gamboa, Multimedia Editor Junior Andrea Gamboa is the Multimedia Editor for the 2014-2015 Colonel. She sings in Ledyard Carolers, Chamber Choir, and Acabellas, and was a lead role in Ledyard Drama’s production ofHow to Succeed in Business, Without … Continue reading Paul Bossardet

Arts Night 2015

  Andrea Gamboa, Multimedia Editor Junior Andrea Gamboa is the Multimedia Editor for the 2014-2015 Colonel. She sings in Ledyard Carolers, Chamber Choir, and Acabellas, and was a lead role in Ledyard Drama’s production ofHow to Succeed in Business, Without Really Trying.

Athlete of the Month: Jack Potter

This month's Athlete of the Month is Jack Potter! Hear about his accomplishments and more! Samantha Barnes, Staff Writer Junior Samantha Barnes is a staff writer for the 2014-2015 “Colonel”. She competes all over New England with her three horses and plays basketball at school. Andrea Gamboa, Multimedia Editor Junior Andrea Gamboa is the Multimedia … Continue reading Athlete of the Month: Jack Potter

Fight of the Century?

On the second of May, a legendary fight occurred: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao faced off in the ring. People were on edge,  excited to see the brutal outcome of these two great boxers, eager to see who would come out as champion. But did the fighters really deliver? Many say that this fight did … Continue reading Fight of the Century?

Really Restoring?

Among recent news, Governor Mike Pence signed the Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Members of the LGBT community feel very threatened and targeted. The act gives legal support to allow business owners to turn away gays on behalf of their religion. Religious conservative groups support this solely for the religious freedom aspect. What is so … Continue reading Really Restoring?

Semi-Revealing Clothes: Who Cares?

“School is your job until you have one.” This phrase is a favorite among parents and teachers, especially as the weather warms up. While I do agree coming to school somewhat polished and not half-dead asleep is always a plus, I can’t imagine 985 kids or so running around the hallways wearing black pencil skirts … Continue reading Semi-Revealing Clothes: Who Cares?

Connecticut Core Standards Effect on Ledyard

Recently, Connecticut Core Standards have been required to be enforced in just about every subject in school. This even includes classes such as music, fine arts, Agri-Science classes.. Almost every teacher and student is affected by the Core Standards. These standards were created to make education more equal and unified across the country. They are … Continue reading Connecticut Core Standards Effect on Ledyard