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  • Presidential Debate : Round 1
    Completed, News

    Presidential Debate : Round 1

    By: Taylor Marsico, Staff Reporter

    September 30, 2016

    It isn’t hard to say that the 2016 candidates are the worst ones yet. Donald Trump as the Republican nominee and Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee. The 1st Presidential Debate was held at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York. People were not surprised by how childish the two candidates wer... READ MORE »»

    Rick Wilking

  • Fashion: Summer Breeze to Autumn Winds
    Blogs, Opinion

    Fashion: Summer Breeze to Autumn Winds

    By: Amber Corbett and Oumou Sarr

    September 28, 2016

    Transitioning from fall to summer is always a hard task when it comes to your wardrobe. Some days are warmer than others; however, you don’t want to leave someone asking “What season is it?” as they pass by you. In order to prevent that mishap, there are a few staple items everyone can have in thei... READ MORE »»

  • TD Celebrates UN Peace Day!
    News, School Life

    TD Celebrates UN Peace Day!

    By: Taylor Marsico, Staff Reporter

    September 23, 2016

    Thornton Donovan students are so fortunate due to the fact that our school recognizes International Peace Day. It reminds us of how lucky we are to be so privileged in a safe part of the world. At the beginning of our Ceremony, Headmaster Mr. Fleming reminded us to be open about the thematic courses an... READ MORE »»

    Mr. Van Lesberghe

  • Peace Day: In The Know
    News, School Life

    Peace Day: In The Know

    By: Brianna Henry, Staff Reporter

    September 20, 2016

    If you’ve been a student at Thornton-Donovan School for a year or longer, you’ve most likely heard of the United Nations Peace Day Celebration. And if you remember that day last year specifically, you are probably thinking about the peaceful meditation and that fantastic drum circle. I know... READ MORE »»

    Mr. Van Lesberghe

  • The Day America Will Never Forget: 9/11

    The Day America Will Never Forget: 9/11

    By: Antonea Rufa and Mabel Takona

    September 16, 2016

    Fifteen years ago, September 11 became more than just a regular Tuesday in the United States. For many, this date forever marks an unforgettable memory of terror, a multitude of losses, and the ongoing emotional distress caused by this terrorist attack. For some, this event is marked as one that brought... READ MORE »»

  • Generational Landmarks: September 11, 2001
    First Person POV, News

    Generational Landmarks: September 11, 2001

    By: Andrew Chapin, Staff Advisor

    September 14, 2016

    Originally posted September 12, 2014 on http://www.afchapin.com To see a timeline of the events of September 11, 2001, click here.’Forbes’ reminds us that ‘If You Don’t Take Time to Remember, You Forget‘. After our September 11th assembly, I tried to write this all day for myself, for the kids, for all those who lost their lives on that horrible day and for all those who worked to save them. And h... READ MORE »»

    Eduardo Munoz

News

Presidential Debate : Round 1

By: Taylor Marsico, Staff Reporter

It isn’t hard to say that the 2016 candidates are the worst ones yet. Donald Trump as the Republican nominee and Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee. The 1st Presidential Debate was held at Hofstra University in Lo...  Read More »

September 30, 2016 • 0 comments

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Richy

By: Cecile Mcintosh, Staff Reporter

A new wave of teachers flood the Little Red School House this year. Earlier this month, the Overlook Journal got a chance to ask our new kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Richy, about her experience in education and her time...  Read More »

September 30, 2016 • 0 comments

  • TD Celebrates UN Peace Day! September 23, 2016
  • Peace Day: In The Know September 20, 2016
  • Generational Landmarks: September 11, 2001 September 14, 2016

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Entertainment

Listen to Your Heart in Digital Music

By: Brianna Henry

During the 2015-2016 school year, I enrolled in the second period digital music class. In this class we worked on computers to create pieces using Logic...  Read More »

August 27, 2016

Lower School students rave about playing Minecraft

By: Timothy Malejko, Staff Reporter

"Do you play Minecraft?" Is that something you hear a lot? It should be, because Minecraft is the game sensation sweeping the nation. There are four game...  Read More »

May 27, 2015

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School Life

TD Celebrates UN Peace Day!

By: Taylor Marsico, Staff Reporter

Thornton Donovan students are so fortunate due to the fact that our school recognizes International Peace Day. It reminds us of how lucky we are to be so privileged in a safe part of the world. At the beginning of our Ceremony...  Read More »

September 23, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Peace Day: In The Know September 20, 2016
  • Listen to Your Heart in Digital Music August 27, 2016
  • Chapin Calls The Overlook Journal to Action August 10, 2016

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Lower School Report

Print edition: What do Kindergartners think of Thornton-Donovan?

By: Lekhaa Singh, Madeline Bramel, and Sofia Vargas-Arcia

The Kindergartners at Thornton-Donovan love the school and all the activities that go on in their classroom. Many Kindergartners enjoy T-D for all the crafts they get...  Read More »

June 10, 2015 • 0 comments

Print edition: Thornton-Donovan’s first sports dinner honors players on new teams

By: Madeline Bramel, Staff Reporter

BRONXVILLE, NY -- A dinner party for students and their parents was held on May 29 from 7-9 pm at a local church to give awards to Thornton-Donovan's athletes. The...  Read More »

June 10, 2015 • 0 comments

Print edition: Middle school holds dance In White House

By: Lucca Ardizzone-west and Marygrace Iannacito

THE WHITE HOUSE -- If you are in fifth, sixth or seventh grade, you were invited to the Middle School Dance, which was set for June 12 from 7-9 pm, after this issue of the...  Read More »

June 10, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports

Thornton-Donovan starts tennis program as newest sport

By: Yuriy Sandmeier and Timothy Malejko

Thornton-Donovan's newest sport is tennis. Many people are looking forward to playing. There are two groups in the program. One is for the Lower School...  Read More »

March 31, 2015 • 0 comments

Thornton-Donovan begins girls volleyball with spring practice schedule

March 9, 2015

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