Worcester Prep seniors and alumni of the Class of 2014 captured four National Advanced Placement Honors and 44 other honors from the College Board. Seniors honored for outstanding AP scores were, front, Paige Evans, Sophie Brennan, Amanda Gabriel, Arella Berger and Mikalah Potvin; and, back, Natalie Twilley, Kyle Chandler, Erik Zorn, Jarad Godwin, Cameron DiPerna, Trent Hartman, Mattie Maull, Gabby Alicea, Aelya Ehtasham, Chris Choy and Cole Koester. Not pictured was Maura Smith.
Upper School students at Worcester Preparatory School took part in the Sock It to Suicide Day by contributing to the Jesse Klump Memorial Foundation and wearing brightly-colored socks to school. Mary Jo Dean, from Worcester County Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention, was the featured speaker at classroom sessions, which focused upon suicide prevention awareness. Showing their glamorous socks are, from … Continue reading
Carmella’s Kids Learning Center recently took a fantastic fall field trip to Mr. Pepper’s Pumpkin Patch in Laurel, Del. The children got to learn all about pumpkins and even got to pick their own to take home. They also went on adventures through a jungle maze and got to take a hay ride.
In Project Outreach, Buckingham Elementary third grade students have been learning about bald eagles, America’s national symbol of freedom and power. With help of a local designer, Elise Olson, students created a life size replica of this magnificent bird. Pictured, back from left, are Bryan Saucedo, Hugo Morales Perez and Jamien Purnell; and front, Gretchen Scher, Jazmin Miranda, Yamileth Portela-Morales, Jah’Kayla … Continue reading
Dulaney Kerns, a member of the Berlin Intermediate School After School Academy Fishing Club, gets a helping hand holding up his “catch of the day.”
The Ocean Pines Garden Club donated several birdbaths and many daffodil bulbs to Showell Elementary. Pictured planting bulbs, from left, are Kiley Kauefer, Molly Stinebiser, Breandan Foley, Garden Club representative Gail Philippi, William Hare, D’Anthony Harmon and Christopher Gale.
Beckett is a hilarious story teller and he recently added some new skills to his trade. Since he seems to enjoy spelling very much these days, he has added that to many of his stories with the result being it keeps us on our toes. One day after school, Beckett was talking to Pam about his day when all of … Continue reading
Worcester Prep fifth grader Grace Baeurle was the winner in the Maryland Association of Realtors Fair Housing Competition during the 2013-2014 school year. Her excellent poster will be featured on the 2015 Maryland Realtors’ Association Calendar.
Stephen Decatur High School seniors Kailey Mihavetz, above, and Jenna Reimer, below, have been named Commended Scholars in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. They placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who took the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.
Students from Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School recently participated in their annual Walkathon fundraiser. This event, sponsored by Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School’s Home and School Association, promotes health and fitness school-wide for students ranging in grades from Pre-K 3 through Eighth grade. Over $18,000 was raised this year to benefit the school. Top fundraisers were MaryAnn and MadaLynne Rutzler.