photo by Ethan Lee
The journalism team on the junior iceskating trip at Penn Ice Rink
left to right: Michelle Angelica, Tina Lin, Maida Mana, Helen Ly, Steven Sam, Natalie Sengbounpheng, Sarah Lam, Mr. Paul, Aimee Kobielnik, Erika Baylor, Marquez Cruz
by Taylor Rosetti
Palumbo is an amazing school as we all know, but what is the best thing about Palumbo this year? And what about the worst? A pressing questions for all of us, I talked to a few people to find out.
Junior, Matthew Carlone, believes the best part of this year are the teachers. In an interview he stated “my teachers this year are just amazing.” As a young school that is constantly growing, we add new staff members every year. We had a number of new teachers join us this year, one of which was fan favorite Mr. Paul. Everyone who has his english or journalism class absolutely adores him. His creative teaching methods inspire his students to learn and try their hardest. Many can say the addition of Mr. Paul is the best thing that's
When I asked Ms. Prey, she said without a doubt the students. She said in an interview that “everyone is just so ready to help”. She seemed surprised by that when I asked her. She said the previous school she was in wasn't like this. She described it as “a really sucky environment.” We do have an amazing student body at Palumbo. We are all fortunate enough to be in a safe environment, to have gotten to choose our school is a privilege. Not many people are lucky enough to go to a school that challenges them and their pushes them to best their best.
When I asked, I never really got what the worst thing about Palumbo was. Of course there were the typical “the lunch is gross” or “we need air conditioning”, but there were no serious answers. There weren't many negative things said about Palumbo. When I asked Ndeen, one of our juniors, she said they worst thing is the lateness policy. I thought I would've heard that more. Our lateness policy is constantly changing, and it affects our eligibility. If you're on the ineligible list you can't participate in any