April 27, 2010
Colonial Trail Elementary School truly exemplifies an exceptional place for children to learn and achieve their maximum potential. Principal: Mr. Cantone is an outstanding leader who has been very effective in recruiting an exceptional staff, teachers. He is very involved in the children's learning, provides a great motivational mileu for education, very open to suggestions, excellent rapport with parents, staff and of course the children. Teachers: very diligent and provide a superb education with reinforcement of fact, application-based learning, tailoring to needs and strengths of students. Facilities: Cheerful, bright, eco-friendly, Harmony Park: outdoor musical instruments, Programs at School: between PTA and School too many to mention here: educational field trips, Chess, Healthy Cubs Campaign, Eco Fest, Science Fair, International night, Chess club, Spanish, Destination Imagination, Robotics, PE Field day, Art Fair. Great synergy between parents, PTA, Principal, teachers, staff working as 'Partners in Education'.
- submitted by a parent