Renowned Australian Author Susanne Gervay Visits SD High

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Stephen Decatur High School students and teachers cried, laughed and listened in awe as renowned Australian author Susanne Gervay spoke to the group about her life challenges, experiences, inspirations, and her techniques in storytelling on April 13. Gervay has written numerous short story collections and novels. Pictured with Gervay are Patrick Reid, Barrett Moncure, Reagan Dunham, Alea Aul and Monica McInerney.

Worcester Prep Inducts Students Into The Pablo Picasso Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica

Worcester Preparatory School inductees into the Pablo Picasso Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica include, first row from left, Ava Schwartz, Nick Moondra, Anthony Rilling, Chris Rilling, Emily Dignan, Maggie Coutu, Clare Riley and Lily Zechiel; second row, Regan Lingo, Karlie Southcomb, Macayla Costleigh, Julie Talbert and Leigh Lingo; third row, Reid Carey, Stormy McGuiness, Sambina Anthony, Caroline Savage and Paul Townsend; and, … Continue reading

Showell Elementary First Graders Welcome The Start Of The Baseball Season

Lori Sullivan’s first graders at Showell Elementary welcomed the start of the baseball season with their volunteer, Nathan Hyde, who read them a book about Jackie Robinson, and then revealed that he wrote a letter to one of Robinson’s teammates, Carl Erskine, about their class. Erskine wrote Mrs. Sullivan’s class a letter back and surprised each student with an autographed … Continue reading

Berlin Intermediate School Sixth Grade Dolphins Team Invites Everyone To Join Their “Boardwalkin’ For Pets” Team

Members of the Berlin Intermediate School sixth grade Dolphins team invites everyone to join their team to help raise money during the “Boardwalkin’ for Pets” event on Saturday, April 25 in Ocean City. To join “Team Dolphins” just go to  ww.worcestercountyhumanesociety.org and click on Board Walkin’ for Pets and register. Students pictured with teacher Wendy Nash are Taylor Takacs, Victoria … Continue reading

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Long weekend days spent outside   My son’s love for finding seashells   Stowing the snow shovels for the season   A day with no mail at home   Sunday mornings at home   A smooth transition with a big change   When Berlin closes Main Street   Running as the sun is rising   Breakfast on the Boardwalk   … Continue reading

SD High School Economics Students Place Second In The Maryland Economics Challenge

Stephen Decatur High School Economics teacher Kurt Marx and his students Gary Frick, Austin Hickey, Graham Hall and Sean Velazquez-Alvino placed second in their division of the Maryland Economics Challenge. This two-division competition is designed to enhance awareness and build a sense of teamwork in students through an intense competition that tests their knowledge in the areas of macroeconomics, microeconomics, … Continue reading