Classroom Chieftain

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2015 Classroom Chieftain

Read the 2015 Classroom Chieftain!

This very special section, written entirely by students, came out in The Pueblo Chieftain on Saturday, May 16, 2015. Students submitted entries in expository writing, persuasive writing, narrative writing, descriptive writing, favorite food recipes, advertisements, cover designs and NEW this year – photography. Students had a chance to win cash prizes for their entries.

Latest edition

Michael Geesaman

Michael Geesaman

2015 Classroom Chieftain (8 MB PDF) – Click on the image of Jessica Barker’s cover design to read the 2015 PDF edition of the Classroom Chieftain!

Click here for the larger (70 MB) high-quality PDF.

Meet our first Caring Teacher Award recipient: Mike Geesaman of Canon City!

Earlier editions

2014 Classroom Chieftain

Claire Lamman’s cover design for the 2014 Classroom Chieftain

2014 Classroom Chieftain (17.2 MB PDF) – Click on the image to the left of Claire Lamman’s cover design to read the 2014 PDF edition of the Classroom Chieftain!

Click here for the larger (24 MB) high-quality PDF.

Carly McCormack's cover design for the 2013 Classroom Chieftain

Carly McCormack’s cover design for the 2013 Classroom Chieftain

2013 Classroom Chieftain (9.2 MB PDF) – Click on the image to the right of Carly McCormack’s cover design to read the 2013 PDF edition of the Classroom Chieftain!

CORRECTION: NewsWriting, 2nd Place Winner, Grades 6 – 8, Tobias Kersey from Swink School was listed incorrectly on page 8 of the 2013 Classroom Chieftain publication. 

2012 Classroom Chieftain (8.6 MB PDF)