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D.A.R.E. Lessons: The Things You Need to Successfully Build Your “House”

Editor’s note: Congratulations to TDP staff reporter Owen B, who was recognized at StJP’s D.A.R.E. graduation this past week for his fine essay writing. At Monday’s graduation, Owen presented the following essay to the audience. –Owen B., grade 6 “What three things do you need to build a house?” Officer Dwyer questioned.  This Abington Police […]

Meet the Press: Julia M., Well-Rounded Reporter

-Emma F., grade 7   The Daily Protector is lucky to have a writer like Julia M.on the press!  She has written several articles: many informing about events around Saint Joseph the Protector School, a persuasive article on Christmas trees, and an article about the school mascot, Joey the Guardian.  Julia should be especially proud about […]

Hawaiian 101: Aloha!

-Graceanne C., grade 6 I was born and lived in Hilo, Hawaii (in the Big Island) for most of my childhood. I learned a lot there, like the language, how to dance the hula ( don’t ask! ) and most of its history. In this column,  I am going to teach you a little about the Hawaiian […]

Meet the Staff: Sixth Grade Teacher Mrs.McGeer Turns Learning into Fun

-Graceanne C., grade 6 Meet Mrs.McGeer, the teacher of 6th grade and homeroom teacher of Room 305. Mrs. McGeer teaches religion, math, and social studies. Her favorite subject to teach are religion and math. As a religion teacher, she has a favorite Bible story, the story of Jacob and Esau. Also her favorite  book in the Bible […]

Fantastic Fashion: Spring into Formal Events

-Jordan F., grade 6 Some formal events are very strict about what you have to wear.  An example is a black tie event.  In the occasion of a black tie event, you don’t have to wear black, but you do have to be very dressed up.  Right now, most women are wearing baby blue lace […]

Fantastic Fashion: New Sportswear for Spring

-Jordan F., grade 6 Fun fashion looks mix up and create new designs for different kinds of people. Today Fantastic Fashion column is focusing  on new sports wear for spring. The top clothes for most sports in the spring are spandex or Under Armour leggings,  accompanied by a nice colorful short-sleeved shirt that fits your […]

Introducing Joey the Guardian

-Julia M. grade 6 Tabby F., grade 6, also contributed to this article. The whole school held their breath as the announcement over the loudspeaker was spoken. “The winner of the mascot contest is Tabitha and Julia.” A cheer erupted from the two sixth graders’ classroom. Many students took part in this school-wide contest. Each […]

Meet the Press: A Bright Future Ahead for Reporter Emma Foley

Editor’s note: Meet the Press is our new column which will feature the personalities of the reporters behind The Daily Protector. -Nina V., grade 7 Emma Foley is an excellent student here at Saint Joseph the Protector School. She is in Honors Math and other activities such as Forensics, Band, Altar Serving, and a writer […]

Welcome 2013?

-a continuing story by  Julia M. and Kayleigh N., grade 5 Hi my name is Brooke. It is New Year’s Eve and I am very excited to start the new year. I am going to a huge party and all of my friends are going to be there. “Brooke, come in here. We have to […]