2017-2018 Staff

Victoria M.

Staff Writer/Artist

This is my third year in Darien and my second year at MMS. I'm glad that they have clubs like The Dragon for me to be in. I am an animator and I’ll be making comics for the newspaper, which is exciting. I love drawing and I ...

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Swaha C.

Staff Writer

I am only in sixth grade, so it is my first year in The Dragon. I love to write, and draw, and spend my time playing with my dog, Sasha. I LOVE being creative, and making new crafts and such.  My main focus in The Dragon is t...

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Ellie B.

Staff Writer/Artist

This is my second year at MMS, but it is my first year doing The Dragon. I like to read, draw, sing, and watch random YouTube videos. My main focus for this year is to provide MMS students with fun and relatable comics, and maybe...

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Tabitha A.

Staff Writer/Artist

I am a slightly nerdy seventh grader at MMS. I enjoy reading, computer programming, digital art, and gaming. I have two cats and a dog. This is my first year on The Dragon and my second year at MMS. My focus is to provide artwor...

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Jack P.

Staff Writer

This is my first year on The Dragon staff as well as my first year on at Middlesex. I spend my free time with friends, playing video games, write, or go outside. My main focus in The Dragon is to present an enjoyable read to th...

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Ali M.

Staff Writer

This is my first year at MMS, and my first year on The Dragon. In my free time I enjoy practicing sports, doing flips and handsprings on my trampoline, watching YouTube and reading. My main focus this year is to do a good job...

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Caroline J.

Staff Writer

This is my first year at MMS as well as my first year on The Dragon staff. I spend my free time with my friends, reading, playing soccer, writing, cooking, and jumping on my trampoline. My main focus in The Dragon is to spread...

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Ryan H.

Staff Comic Artist

This is my third year at Middlesex Middle School, but my first year on The Dragon staff. Some of my favorite things to do include drawing cartoons, watching Looney Tunes to get some inspiration, playing card games, golfing with my Dad,...

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Kaitlin L.

Student Editor/Reporter

This is my second year as a Dragon staff member. I spend my free time going to the weight room/going on runs and working on my photography. My main focus in The Dragon is to bring new ideas, articles, and videos to the table. ...

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Lilly W.

Staff Writer

This is my first year on The Dragon, but my second year here at MMS. In my free time I enjoy reading, diving, and baking. My main focus is to write articles on ideas that make people think.

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Caroline W.

Staff Writer

This is my first year at MMS as well as my first year being a part of The Dragon. In my free time, I enjoy playing field hockey, basketball, lacrosse, and tennis. My main focus is to spread good news about important things that ar...

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Joyce H.

Staff Writer

This is my first year on The Dragon staff, as well as my first year in MMS, meaning I’m a sixth grader. Hello! In my free time, I like to watch/listen to ASMR slime videos online, read, write, draw, and procrastinate. I’m ac...

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Charlotte Z.

Staff Writer

This is my second year as a part of The Dragon staff. In my free time I like to act, dance, sing, and hang out with my friends. My main focus in The Dragon is to write articles to inform students of all the upcoming events. ...

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Preston Y.

Staff Writer

I am an 8th grader on the Teal team, and this is my first year with The Dragon staff. I swim, play basketball and the piano, and fool around with my friends. I hope to provide the MMS community with fun and informative writing. Hope y...

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Mackenzie M.

Staff Writer

I’m in the 6th grade on the Orange team, and this is my first year on the MMS Dragon staff.  In my free time, I like to dance, do gymnastics, and read/write stories. (And maybe sometimes watch YouTube for hours on end!) My main...

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Daniela S.

Staff Writer/Animator

This is my second here at MMS, and first year on The Dragon staff being as an animator. In my free time, I like playing soccer, drawing, or just relaxing while watching random YouTube videos. I also want to try and become an animato...

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Abby N.

Staff Writer

This is my second year at MMS, but this is my first year on The Dragon staff. I enjoy running (track & cross country), writing, and reading. My main focus is writing creative short stories, so get ready for some epic twis...

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Charlotte W.

Staff Writer

This is my second year at MMS, but it’s my first year as a member of The Dragon.  I love to write, read, and swim.  My favorite thing to do out of all these things is writing-so I look forward to writing articles for people ...

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Isabella M.

Staff Writer

This is my first year at MMS and my first time being in a school club. I like to spend my free time drawing, practicing calligraphy, reading and watching Netflix! I LOVE the Keeper of the Lost Cities book series! Other than the Dra...

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Mrs. Lareau

Advisor/Publisher

I have served on the Dragon Staff for four years in the role of adviser.  In my free time, I enjoy cooking, hiking, and reading.  My main focus in the Dragon is to support the work of the student staff members....

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Sam B.

Staff Writer

This is my first year on The Dragon staff. I’m in 8th grade on the Green team. In my free time, I like to play basketball and volleyball, write fictional stories, watch TV, and hang out with my brothers, friends, and neighbors...

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Saskia Z.

Staff Writer

This is my second year on The Dragon Staff.  In my free time, I like to draw, read, or hang out with friends.  My main focus in The Dragon is to write articles on upcoming MMS events, maybe even do news videos one day....

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Sydney D.

Staff Writer

This is my first year in MMS and my first year in The Dragon as well. I’m a sixth grader here at MMS, and I like to read, write, and do crafts and stuff. I also watch TV (Only sometimes!). I don’t really know what my mai...

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Mr. Sorensen

Adviser/Publisher

Mr. Sorensen is the adviser for The Dragon. He started the newspaper in 2006 and senior publisher, editor, and mentor ever since.

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Alexis L.

Student Editor/Reporter

This is my third year doing The Dragon at MMS. In my free time, I like to read, run, and listen to music. My main focus in The Dragon this year is producing new video content. Of course, I'll still write articles, but also I ...

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