The Overlook Journal

Seniors Speak on the SAT

Seniors Speak on the SAT

By: Cecile Mcintosh, Staff Reporter, Chief of Staff

November 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, School Life, Showcase

     The SAT or the Scholastic Aptitude Test is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. It is administered by the Education Testing Service (ETS) mainly to high school juniors and seniors. The standardized test offers colleges a common criterion to evaluate all applicants, tes...

Mila Mabhongo

November 16, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Mila Mabhongo is a newly recruited writer of the Overlook Journal. She joined Thornton Donovan in January of 2017, and is now a High School freshman. She loves music and creativity and enjoys spending time with and meeting people from different countries. She also loves writing, literature, poetry and...

An Adventure with Argentinian Visitors

An Adventure with Argentinian Visitors

By: Mila Mabhongo, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under School Life, Showcase

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, Thornton-Donovan School once again had students visit from another part of the world. This month, the school hosted 13 students who flew in from Colegio Lincoln in La Plata, Argentina. Their trip lasted a full two weeks. The students of Thornton-Donovan made friends with the Argentini...

Halloween Costume Parade

Halloween Costume Parade

By: Solana Gagliano, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under School Life

This year, Thornton-Donovan successfully showcased the Halloween spirit with its annual costume parade. Nearing the end of the school day, students from grades K-12 gathered to enjoy their friends dressing up in beautiful, fun, and spooky costumes. A few gems from the parade included fourth grader A...

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