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2016-2017 Staff

Grace Z.

Staff Reporter

Hi ! My name is Grace. This is my first year at Rectory School. I am from WenZhou, China. My favorite sports are basketball and soccer, and my favorite subjects are music and English. My hobbies are badminton and basketball. I...

Gabe F.

Staff Reporter

Hello! My name is Gabe F., and I am a 7th-grade boy at the Rectory School. This is my third year at Rectory and my first term on the newspaper staff. I am a Varsity football player, basketball player, and baseball player. I like to ...

Jack Q.

Staff Reporter

I am Jack Q., and this is my first year at Rectory School. I am in 8th grade, and I’m from Canada. I’m on the Rectory Varsity soccer, basketball, and lacrosse teams. It's my first year on the Newspaper staff. I love playing...

Jose N.

Staff Reporter

Jose Luis N. is a 15-year-old student from Mexico City, Mexico. This is his first year at Rectory School and his first time on the newspaper staff. His favorite sports are soccer, motocross, waterskiing and wrestling. He likes to ...

Justin M.

Staff Reporter

What’s up? My name is Justin M. I’ve been at Rectory for 3 years. I play soccer, basketball, and baseball. This is the first school I've been to, since, in prior years, I was homeschooled. I love Rectory, and I have grea...

Stephen C.

Staff Reporer

Hello! My name is Stephen C. I am on the Rectory swim team, the flag football team, and the JV baseball team. I love to improve my times in swimming and better myself in sports. I love to play video games and watch TV. I am in 6th...

Ben R.

Staff Reporter

Hey! My name is Ben R., and I’m an 8th-grade student at The Rectory School. This is my first year attending Rectory, and so far it has been great! I play football, wrestling, and lacrosse, and wrestling is my main sport. I a...

Colin S.

Staff Reporter

Hi! I’m Colin S., an 8th grader here at Rectory. I play Varsity A soccer, fencing, and Varsity lacrosse. I love sports, science, and learning about the world's many mysteries. This is my first year on the Rectory student new...

Jennifer H.

Staff Reporter

I’m a 6th grader at Rectory School, and this is my first year on the student newspaper. I like to play musical instruments. Before joining the newspaper staff, I was in the orchestra and I played the cello. I like to write sto...

Tony C.

Staff Reporter

H!i My name is Tony C., and I'm in 6th grade. I come from China. I have lived at Rectory School for two years now. I love to play basketball and my favorite school subjects are English and math. This is my first year on the stu...

Noah B.

Staff Reporter

I am Noah B., and I am a 9th-grade day student at The Rectory School. I have been at Rectory for three years. I play hockey, soccer, and lacrosse. This is my second year on the student newspaper, and I hope to write sports articles...

Ana S.

Staff Reporter

Ana S is a 15-year-old student from Pomfret Connecticut. This is her fourth year at The Rectory School and her first year on the newspaper staff. Her favorite sports are soccer, softball, and squash, and her favorite subject is mat...

Caroline L.

Staff Reporter

Hi! My name is Caroline L. I am a ninth grader, and this is my fifth year at the Rectory School. This is my first year on newspaper, and I like interviewing people and writing interesting articles. I am on the varsity volleyball,...

George D.

Staff Reporter

Hello! My name is George D. I come from Shanghai, China. I am in grade 6. This is my first year at Rectory School. I like playing basketball, and I also like to play the saxophone.

Wyatt W.

Staff Reporter

Hi! My name is Wyatt W., and I am in Grade 9. This is my second year at Rectory School. I am from Albany, NY.  I am involved in Cross Country, Swimming, and JV Lacrosse for sports this year.  I am interested in science, histo...

David Y.

Staff Reporter

My name is Seojun, and my American nickname is David. I am a 8th-grade boarder at Rectory School. I am from Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Takeo K.

Staff Reporter

Hi! My name is Takeo A. K. I am from Tokyo, Japan. I like Legos, so I design ideas that I want to create in the future. I also like cereal; I think cereal is life. Have you ever experienced when you don’t have any milk, s...

Jeffery W.

Staff Reporter

Aaron Z.

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Aaron Z. I’m in grade 7, and this is my first year at Rectory School. I come from Shanghai, China. I’m so glad to be here. l love to play basketball, and I also like history and playing the guitar. ...

Catherine X.

Staff Reporter

Hi! My name is Catherine, and I come from China. I am in eighth grade, and this is my second year at Rectory and my second year on the newspaper. Writing is one of my hobbies, so I wanted to join the newspaper and write about t...

Steven W.

Staff Writer

My name is Steven, and I come from Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China. I am a ninth grader, and this is my second year at Rectory School. I am the only child in my family, but I have three cousins who are like my sisters. I thin...

Paul S.

Staff Reporter

Hello! My name is Paul, and I’m a second-year, 8th-grade student from Shanghai, China. I’m also a second-term staff member on the Rectory School newspaper. I am 14 years old, and my favorite hobbies are playing on my PS4 a...

Hayden M.

Staff Reporter

My name is Hayden M., and I am from Little Compton, RI. This is my fourth year at Rectory, and I am a proctor on DGB dorm this year. Although I have been here for four years, this is my first year on the newspaper staff. I decid...

Alexander G.

Staff Reporter

Alexander G. is a 9th-grade student at The Rectory School. He has been here since 4th grade, and this will be his final year on The DiRectory newspaper staff. He has been on the newspaper staff for 3 years in the fall term, writing...

Louis L.

Staff Reporter

Louis is a 15-year-old student from Beijing, China. This is his fourth year at the Rectory School and his third year on the newspaper staff. His favorite sports are golf, football, and skiing, and his favorite subjects in school...

Cory G.

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Cory G., and I am a seventh-grade student. This is my first year at Rectory School, and it’s also my first year on the student newspaper staff. I am 13 years old, and my birthday is on April 26th. My favorite s...

Natalie P.

Staff Writer

Hey! My name is Natalie P., and I am in ninth grade. This is my third year at Rectory School, and it’s my second year on the newspaper staff. I enjoy writing articles for the newspaper, so I can share my thoughts on occurrences...

Yitong W.

Student Editor

Hello! I am Yitong! I am a 9th-grade boarder at Rectory. This is my fourth term working on the school’s Newspaper. I am not only a staff writer who expresses my own opinion on news events, but also a student editor who helps...

Emily W.

Staff Writer

My name is Emily W., and I come from Beijing, China. I’m in 8th grade, and this is my second year at Rectory. I have a cute Shiba Inu dog in my home. I enjoy playing on the equestrian team at Rectory. I’m very good at drawing...

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