Paper Mill Elementary School

Westfield, MA

Janice Longstreeth, Choral Director

A. “Joshua Fit the Battle” Arranged by Jill Gallina
Genre: Traditional spiritual

B. “Light a Candle” by Marta Keen
Genre: Contemporary

Watch an interview with this group’s director.

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  • Meg Bacon

    Great job Paper Mill 🙂

  • excellent!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! very proud of all of you

  • Jessica Baillargeon

    You guys were AWESOME!!!!

  • Joan Liptak

    You were great!!! Just marvelous!!! BRAVO!!!

  • great job guys!!!

  • Paige

    Hey Paper Mill Chorus ROCKS! Great job!

  • Joan Liptak

    BRAVO!!! You did just marvelous!

  • Great job hunny

  • WOW you sounded amazing <3

  • Joan Liptak

    Great job sis! Very proud 🙂

  • Joan Liptak

    You guys did awesome! 🙂

  • Great job Papermill

  • Great job all. Looks like fun!!!

  • Good job kids!

  • Angela Dean

    Great job guys!! Very proud of you!

  • Peter Lupien

    Great Job Papermill!

  • Good Job Jazmine!!! But the camera guy forgot you were in the corner 🙁

  • Kristen

    I vote for papermill

  • Zdenka Tot-Lupien

    You are the best!

  • Scott Larson

    Awesome job Papermill!!!! Very proud of all of you.

  • Paige Stawasz

    I VOTE FOR PAPER MILL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Adriana Tot-Lupien


  • steve gilbert

    Great Job!

  • Sarah Whalen

    We are the best!

  • Zlata Tot

    Volim Te Paermill!

  • u guys r awsomeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Joan Liptak

    Great job Sara even if you weren’t seen very well because you were on the corner you still did amazing

  • Zlatko Tot

    Ja Lubavie Papermill!

  • Sanchitha Vishwanath

    Great job Papermill School Kids!!!! You guys did great!!!

  • Dave

    Awesome job!!!!


    Great Job Zailie!! Uncle loves u!!!

  • Diane B.

    Great job PaperMill!!

  • Rachel Baillargeon

    Yeah PaperMill!!!

  • Pratham Makonahally

    You guys were “PERFECTO”!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Allison B.

    we all did great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

  • Vanessa DiFruscio

    YEAH PaperMill!!

  • Amy Moran

    Great job Papermill! so very proud….you all did awesome!

  • Kathaleen Brooks

    Good Job PaperMill Panthers!

  • Paige Stawasz


  • You guys were awesome. Great Job.. Very proud dad here!!

  • Charlene Grimsley

    You sang very beautifully

  • Christy

    Good Job!

  • amber gilbert

    I thought that the song choices were beautiful and that the kids sang great.

  • Pat O’Connor

    Wonderful job Mrs. Longstreeth and kids!

  • Shaun Stebbins

    My friends, you were AWESOME!!!

  • Jim. Tina, Jessica. And Bryan Hawley

    Great job! look good on TV.

  • Julianne and Jill


  • awsomeeee

  • gooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!! bri and emily!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • ben gilbert

    Nice job, to all of you. Keep on singing, keep those voices glowing.

  • John L.

    Great performance. 🙂

  • keep singing

  • We ROCKED!!! You all did great!! My family thinks we’ll make it through! (i think so to!!!) Keep up the good work guys! Lets hope we make it!! 🙂

  • my bffls on there r so asummmmmmm!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

  • Great job Papermill, you sounded great! You’ve got my vote!

  • papermill is asummmmmmm
    keep those singing vocals going

  • The Scott Family

    “We rock!” – William

    “Go Paper Mill Chorus!” -Andrew

    “Paper Mill is cool!” – Nora

    Great job PMES Chorus!!!

  • The Labbe’s

    The Paper Mill Chorus was outstanding!
    What a great job the teacher, Mrs. Longstreet, has done with a such a talented group of young singers.

    Kudos Paper Mill students!! You have earned our vote.

  • Milena

    PaperMill ROCKS!!!!! Great job everyone!!

  • Brian Baillargeon

    Great Job Rachel!

  • Lisa Stawasz

    Paper Mill Elementary did a fabulous job! What a beatiful sound.

  • u rock papermill

  • Bravo! Bravo! Beautiful voices and beautiful children.
    A vote for Paper Mill Elementary Chorus. You made us all very proud!!

  • Betty Ann

    Papermill, better than all the rest!!!!!!!!!!!

  • BEST GROUP EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Alan

    Great job Papermill!!! You got my vote!!!!


  • Lori Bernier

    Great Job, Meg! The Paper Mill Chorus performance was so wonderful.

    You have my vote. Thank you!

  • Patrick

    That was da bomb!!!!

  • Lou Kochanek

    I’m so proud of all of you! You did a terrific job and represented Paper Mill so well!

  • Ben

    Great job Diana!!!

  • Taylor Provost

    Hey guys im really proud of my skoool keep up the good work love u guys love u corn,sabrina,julia and emily!!! GOOD JOB ONCE AGAIN!!!

  • Jordan

    You guys sounded amazing! You got my vote. 🙂

  • Lilian

    Paper Mill rocks!!!

  • u should have over 1,000 votes

  • You have made me so proud!!!!!

  • Way to go Paper Mill. You were wonderful!! You have my vote!!

  • hope u go through!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Judy

    Those are 2 of my favorite songs. You all did great. You were the best of the night!!!

  • pw

    go brianna and emily!!!
    🙂 🙂

  • Great job Jasmine! soooo proud of you!

  • Great job papermill!

  • Doretta

    PMES Choir… better than all the rest!!!!

  • I just loved Paper Mill….what an amazing group of young singers!

  • Cioci Florence

    Great job Allison. Everyone did good!

  • Stephen

    Congratulations Diana! You made your uncle proud!!!

  • OMG we were awesome luv ya guys!!

  • Mrs. M. Page

    Excellent job everyone.

  • Megan

    Joshua may have fit the battle, but PMES Choir won the war!!!!!!!!!!

  • Donna Pinkstaff

    Great job!!!!!!!!!

  • Kim

    Great job Papermill! You shine above the rest! We are so proud to have you in our chorus…………………….

  • Donald Caron

    Another great performance by a group of talented kids.

  • great voices you have my vote

  • Dayle

    You have my vote! Hard work pays off, Great job!

  • The Klee Family

    Papermill Chorus stole the show! Wonderful job to all of the chorus members, Mrs. Longstreeth and Mrs. Grimaldi.

    Way to go, Devon!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Papermill Chorus Rocks the house!

  • celina cormier

    Papermill chorus rocks!!!!

  • Jennifer

    Awesome Job PaperMill. You should all be proud of your hard work and dedication. Alexia You were awesome. I love you 🙂

  • Great job!

  • Cindy Monti

    Nicely done! Awesome job representing Paper Mill!!!!!

  • Sara L

    Paper mill was awsome! Not only were we but we had our awsome teacher, Mrs. Longstreet.

  • Jack

    PaperMill did a great job
    I vote for papermill

  • Yannil Rivera

    Great Job ZAILIE!!!!! And great JOB everyone, you were awsome…..Very proud of all, especially my baby….Mom loves you Zailie!!

  • B. Asrican

    What a wonderful presentation! So proud of all of you. You are all winners in my book! Congratulations!

  • Bill

    Liked the contrasting pieces. And compliments to the way the kids actually watched the director. Would rate as 88/100

  • you guys rocked!! I thought we were soo good!!!

  • Bob Ferrier

    An excellent performance from an excellent school! Congratulations to everyone involved! Let’s continue to support the Arts in public school! Beautiful.

  • Mrs. Hardy

    Wow! Paper Mill Chorus… You should be so proud of yourselves! I know I am! Great job Mrs. Longstreeth!!

  • of corse u have my vote

  • Lisa Tinney

    Great job!!!
    You all were great my vote is for you.

  • Linda Forauer

    Fantastic performance! I hope Paper Mill continues on. I am voting for you.

  • Jordan Platek

    i am proud of us!!!

  • D. Watson

    Awesome job Papermill!

  • Roman and Liliya Yusenko

    Great performance! We are very proud of you, Julia! Great job Mrs. Longstreet! Thank you, for your hard work!

  • Bob Bower

    Great Job!

  • Sarah Ferrier

    we…did…AWESOMEE!!! hope we get in!!!!! 😀

  • we…did…AWESOME!!! 😀 i hope we get in.. if not…we still had alot of fun!! see all you chorus kids on Thursdayy!!

  • Toccara

    I’m soo very proud of you all! Good job Ny’Ajea mommy loves you!! PaperMill RULES YEAHHHHH!!

  • M N

    Great Job. Finals here you come

  • Madison’s Chorus group recorded for WGBY, they did an awsome job!!!!



  • we were awsome i know but some people did not get zoomed in on

  • jennifer

    Awesome job Papermill!!! You guys did GREAT..

  • bach & dziad

    great job – as always – best of luck

  • Marvelous work done by Papermill!!! Samantha you looked GREAT!! XOXO

  • Pamela

    Great job Papermill! Kristen–I’m glad the cameraperson found you for your close-up. 😉

  • Debbie

    Great job guys!!!! I’m so happy thy got you front and center Alize 🙂 love u!!!

  • kerry

    way to go!!!!!!!!!! Hope you guys make it all the way to the finals but regardless you are all winners no matter how far you go! GREAT JOB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Nichole

    You all did great!!! So proud of our Papermill Chorus! You are all winners in my book!

  • sharon

    well done papermill!

  • MMK

    I vote for Papermill. AWESOME!

  • Pamela Cappetta

    May God Bless all of you Paper Mill superstars and may the sky be the limit for you! Best wishes

  • The Byrnes Family

    Great job Paper Mill Elementary School Chorus!
    Great job Mrs. Longstreeth!

    Shea says, “You guys were awesome!”
    Riley says, “You sounded GREAT!”

    You made us proud!

  • Mick Stawasz

    Great job, singers.

  • Mick Stawasz

    Great job, singers. Love that sound.

  • janet stawasz

    I cast my vote for The Papermill Chorus. It was a pleasure to watch so many talented youth enjoying performing. Their hard work has showed such positive results.

  • Peter L.

    I vote for Paper Mill! Great job one and all. You sounded great!

  • Paul L.

    Paper Mill gets my vote. Your performance shows the effort your class has put into practicing.

  • Gary P.

    Paper Mill gets my vote. Great job everybody!!! 🙂

  • Celeste D.

    Great job paper mill! You’ve got my ri vote!

  • Audrey clemens

    we rocked it Paper Mill
    please vote

  • Enil


  • BRI

    hi its bri we did asummmmm!!!! hi pw!!! hehe 🙂 <3

  • BRI

    i love pmes yeaaaaaa goooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!! that scul is cul!!!! oh yeaa hi nicole jazy kristen pw and emily!!!! 🙂 <3

  • Miss Vaughan

    You all did an absolutely amazing job! I miss all of my Paper Mill friends! Keep up the fantastic work!
    Miss Vaughan

  • Aunt Kate

    Great performance!!! Wonderful song selections!

    oxo aunt kate

  • Memere & Grandpa P.

    So great to see the kids. They did a wonderful job singing. We enjoyed the choice of song and their performance.
    Hugs and Kisses, Memere and Grandpa

  • We were great. But we also helped each other. Good job at the art thing too. Good job and good luck Paper Mill Chorus.

  • The Tremblays

    Excellent job, Paper Mill.

    The Tremblay Family

  • Matt Hogan

    Yauaysh go papermill GO jac Hogan !!!!!!!!!!! Oh and jack i am going to download tis on to the iPad
    – mAtt

  • Matt Hogan

    Hey its MATT

  • Luke Dargie

    You were awesome! Paper Mill was the best! My mom thinks so too.

  • Matt Hogan

    Hey it’s matt again just wanted to Say great job to paper mill. This is my last year qt paper mill and for 6 years there was nothing as cool as this . GOOOOO paper mill

    From Matt Hogan

  • Awesome job Paper Mill Chorus!!!

  • Michelle Morash

    Great job Paper Mill!

  • Deb

    Hey kids! Awesome job.

  • Wonderful concert by you all and congrats to Mrs. Longstreeth or Ms. Betsold as known by your college friends – – –

  • WOW… Mrs. Longstreeth was MY music teacher back in the early 90’s! Man, she must REALLY love her job 🙂 Great to see she’s still teaching 🙂

  • This program is sponsored in part by:

    Additional support is provided by: A grant from The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts from the Raymond E. and Mildred G. Clark Foundation Fund and the Members of WGBY.