Rutherford Cub News

A newspaper done by our 5th grader cubs

The Principal's Corner

  1. How long have you been a principle?
    I have been an administrator for 10 years. I started out as a 3rd grade teacher. Then I became a 6th grade teacher, 1st grade teacher, and finally a gym teacher. Finally, I became a principle! All together 26 years total.

  2. How do you like this school year so far?
    The school year is very busy. I am confident we will have a good school year.

  3. What college did you go to?
    University of Hawaii-- volcanoes red,white,blue

  4. How long did you live in Hawaii?
    I lived there for my whole life and I moved here 7 years ago.

  5. What is your favorite hobby?
    My favorite hobby is diving for octopus.

  6. What is your favorite school lunch?
    My favorite school lunch is meatloaf with hot sauce.

  7. What is your favorite sport?
    Baseball and golf are my favorite sports.

  8. What are your favorite books?
    Any sport related books!

  9. What do you do when you get home?
    When I go home I see my wife and kids and relax.

  10. What is your favorite Hawaiian food?
    My favorite Hawaiian food is lau lau.

  11. What is your favorite ice cream?
    My favorite ice cream is a mix of vanilla and chocolate.

Get to Know the Rutherford Teachers!

Meet Miss Zimmerman!

  1. How many years have you been teaching?
    She has taught for 16 years.

  2. What is your favorite thing to teach?
    Her favorite thing to teach is math!!!

  3. What is your favorite thing to do outside of class?
    Her favorite things to do outside of class is working out at the gym, spending time with family, and baking.

  4. Where did you go to college?
    She went to Penn State.

  5. Do you like donuts?
    Not really.

  6. How old were you when you wanted to become a teacher?
    She knew she wanted to be a teacher in second grade.

  7. Did you ever want to be anything else?

Meet Mrs. Berry!

  1. What was the craziest thing you have done as a child?
    I poked holes in my parents water bed!!!

  2. What are all your pets and their names?
    I have two dogs named Sophie and Emma and four cats named Bert, Meredith, Mia, and Zoe

  3. What is your favorite holiday food?
    My favorite holiday food is totally Turkey Dinner.

  4. Where did you go to college?
    I went to Bucknell University.

What were your favorite things about Thanksgiving?

Here are what the students said are their favorite things:

  • They get to eat food.
  • They love watching football and playing football.
  • They like to spend time with their family.
  • They like to go to parties.

That's what we have for you this month! See you next month.

Favorite college football teams in fifth grade!

I asked the fifth graders what their favorite college football teams were and this is what I found:

  1. Penn State
  2. Michigan
  3. Florida
  4. Pittsburgh
  5. Ohio State