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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  1. Great job Paper Mill 🙂

  2. excellent!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! very proud of all of you

  3. Jessica Baillargeon March 19, 2011 at 8:30 pm

    You guys were AWESOME!!!!

  4. You were great!!! Just marvelous!!! BRAVO!!!

  5. great job guys!!!

  6. Hey Paper Mill Chorus ROCKS! Great job!

  7. BRAVO!!! You did just marvelous!

  8. Great job hunny

  9. WOW you sounded amazing <3

  10. Great job sis! Very proud 🙂

  11. You guys did awesome! 🙂

  12. Great job Papermill

  13. Great job all. Looks like fun!!!

  14. Good job kids!

  15. Great job guys!! Very proud of you!

  16. Great Job Papermill!

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

  18. I vote for papermill

  19. Zdenka Tot-Lupien March 19, 2011 at 8:44 pm

    You are the best!

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

  21. I VOTE FOR PAPER MILL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  22. Adriana Tot-Lupien March 19, 2011 at 8:45 pm


  23. Great Job!

  24. We are the best!

  25. Volim Te Paermill!

  26. u guys r awsomeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

  28. Ja Lubavie Papermill!

  29. Sanchitha Vishwanath March 19, 2011 at 8:48 pm

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

  30. Awesome job!!!!

  31. Great Job Zailie!! Uncle loves u!!!

  32. Great job PaperMill!!

  33. Rachel Baillargeon March 19, 2011 at 8:52 pm

    Yeah PaperMill!!!

  34. Pratham Makonahally March 19, 2011 at 8:52 pm

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

  35. we all did great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

  36. Vanessa DiFruscio March 19, 2011 at 8:53 pm

    YEAH PaperMill!!

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

  38. Good Job PaperMill Panthers!

  39. YHA!!!!!!! I LOVE PAPERMILL CHORUS!!!!!! VOTE FOR THEM!!!!!!!!!

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

  41. Charlene Grimsley March 19, 2011 at 8:59 pm

    You sang very beautifully

  42. Good Job!

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

  44. Wonderful job Mrs. Longstreeth and kids!

  45. My friends, you were AWESOME!!!

  46. Jim. Tina, Jessica. And Bryan Hawley March 19, 2011 at 9:02 pm

    Great job! look good on TV.

  47. Julianne and Jill March 19, 2011 at 9:02 pm


  48. awsomeeee

  49. gooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!! bri and emily!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

  51. Great performance. 🙂

  52. keep singing

  53. 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!! 🙂

  54. my bffls on there r so asummmmmmm!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

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

  56. papermill is asummmmmmm
    keep those singing vocals going

  57. “We rock!” – William

    “Go Paper Mill Chorus!” -Andrew

    “Paper Mill is cool!” – Nora

    Great job PMES Chorus!!!

  58. 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.

  59. PaperMill ROCKS!!!!! Great job everyone!!

  60. Brian Baillargeon March 19, 2011 at 9:12 pm

    Great Job Rachel!

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

  62. u rock papermill

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

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

  65. BEST GROUP EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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


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

    You have my vote. Thank you!

  69. That was da bomb!!!!

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

  71. Great job Diana!!!

  72. 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!!!

  73. You guys sounded amazing! You got my vote. 🙂

  74. Paper Mill rocks!!!

  75. u should have over 1,000 votes

  76. You have made me so proud!!!!!

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

  78. hope u go through!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

  80. go brianna and emily!!!
    🙂 🙂

  81. Great job Jasmine! soooo proud of you!

  82. Great job papermill!

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

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

  85. Great job Allison. Everyone did good!

  86. Congratulations Diana! You made your uncle proud!!!

  87. OMG we were awesome luv ya guys!!

  88. Excellent job everyone.

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

  90. Great job!!!!!!!!!

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

  92. Another great performance by a group of talented kids.

  93. great voices you have my vote

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

  95. 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!

  96. Papermill chorus rocks!!!!

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

  98. Great job!

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

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

  101. PaperMill did a great job
    I vote for papermill

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

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

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

  105. you guys rocked!! I thought we were soo good!!!

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

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

  108. of corse u have my vote

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

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

  111. i am proud of us!!!

  112. Awesome job Papermill!

  113. Roman and Liliya Yusenko March 20, 2011 at 3:57 pm

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

  114. Great Job!

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

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

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

  118. Great Job. Finals here you come

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


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

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

  123. great job – as always – best of luck

  124. Marvelous work done by Papermill!!! Samantha you looked GREAT!! XOXO

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

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

  127. 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!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

  129. well done papermill!

  130. I vote for Papermill. AWESOME!

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

  132. The Byrnes Family March 27, 2011 at 3:26 pm

    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!

  133. Great job, singers.

  134. Great job, singers. Love that sound.

  135. 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.

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

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

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

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

  140. we rocked it Paper Mill
    please vote

  141. Wonderful!

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

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

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

  145. Great performance!!! Wonderful song selections!

    oxo aunt kate

  146. Memere & Grandpa P. March 31, 2011 at 4:46 pm

    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

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

  148. Excellent job, Paper Mill.

    The Tremblay Family

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

  150. Hey its MATT

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

  152. 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

  153. Awesome job Paper Mill Chorus!!!

  154. Great job Paper Mill!

  155. Hey kids! Awesome job.

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

  157. 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 🙂


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    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.