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In trying to promote a charity, creating a website is one of the best ways to market the products you are selling to raise funds.

Creating the Colonia Cares website as a marketing tool

May 8, 2020

Recently, I was tasked with creating a website for a charity group, Colonia Cares, that 10 of my classmates and I created to help those effected by Cov...

Many have been using different video chatting resources to keep in contact with loved ones during this time.

Making relationships work during COVID-19

April 29, 2020

During the time of COVID-19, we have learned how to live in a brand new world. This world consisting of social distancing, which is causing a strain o...

Decision Day moves online for high school seniors

Here is an example of some collages, that will be posted on the Colonia Seniors 2020 Instagram, on Decision Day.

By: Angelina Wintonick, Co-Editor in Chief

April 27, 2020

With quarantine continuing on and New Jersey still being in a state of lockdown, schools remain closed. New Jersey’s Governor Murphy says that he wi...

Due to COVID-19 schools have been closed indefinitely and resorted to distance learning.

Distance Learning Pros and Cons

April 10, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has rapidly spread throughout our community and nation within weeks. Due to these unfortunate circumstances, all public school...

Don't let COVID-19 stop you: Stay home and stay active!

How to stay active during quarantine

March 27, 2020

COVID-19, or the coronavirus, is a highly contagious virus that took the world by storm. The virus has infected millions of people and has caused absolute...

Student Loan applications

Student loans are hurting students

March 24, 2020

The student loan crisis is not slowing down, and they are hurting students. Today, with the rising costs of college, it is almost an inevitability for...

For the first time ever, Colonia High School has a service dog

Roaming through the hallway, Riley Canas and Dakota get ready for class.

By: Robyn Epstein, Co-editor in chief

March 18, 2020

For the first time in Colonia High School history, a student has a service dog. Junior Riley Canas and her chocolate lab Dakota, take on the hallways ...

After trying Smart lunch last year, students and staff pilot STAC lunch this year.

Diverse opinions on the effectiveness of STAC lunch

March 16, 2020

Last year Colonia High School piloted a new class schedule called Smart Lunch which deducted 5-10 minutes from each block class and gave students a study...

after a successful day of lobbying on the last day of PAD 2019 AMP new jersey chapter stops for a quick picture before their meeting with senator Booker

Palestinian Advocacy Day 2020 will bring the spotlight on Palestinian issues

March 11, 2020

Palestinian Advocacy Day (PAD)  2020 will take place on march 22nd through the 24th. What is PAD PAD is a conference organized by  American Muslims...

Actors and actresses in the Colonia family

Due to Ashley's talent, she won the first Prize, New York Golden Classical Music Awards International Competition.

By: Megan Anderson, Senior Manger of Social Media and Entertainment

March 9, 2020

Being an actress is a very tricky profession to pursue. Being featured in a movie is also hard to do. However, Ashley Eisdorfer and Wayne Girard from Co...

The 2020-2021 safety ambassadors in Colonia High School

Colonia student ambassadors provide safety tips to elementary school students

March 6, 2020

The Safety Ambassador program is a group of around ten 11th/12th grade students that go to different first grade classes and teach them about different...

Standardized tests can be overwhelming to both students and teachers.

Does the modern school system have too much standardized testing?

March 4, 2020

Standardized testing has been implemented in school systems all across America, and many argue that it is too much. The SAT, ACT, NJSLA and many more standardized...

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