Showell Elementary’s kindergartener Gavin Lewis earned a chance to show his classmates a favorite toy by cashing in Willet Bills for good behavior and following the four school rules. He is pictured with Emily Esch and Jonah DeVito from Kristin VanKlompenberg’s class.
Showell Elementary third graders Jayda Taylor and Claire Cutlip examine their efforts during their Writers’ Workshop Celebration.
Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School held its first Storybook Pumpkin Contest as a part of its arts integration program within the library sciences curriculum. Children were asked to create storybook characters out of pumpkins and the winners were chosen by the faculty and staff of MBS. Over 100 pumpkins were entered from grades PreK3-7th grade. Winners pictured, front from left, … Continue reading
The Charles R. Jenkins Chapter of the National Honor Society at Worcester Preparatory School has inducted 48 new members. Pictured, front from left, are Macayla Costleigh, Karlie Southcomb, Olivia Bescak, Leigh Lingo, Madison Bescak, Lauren Gosnear, Clare Riley, Alexandra Van Orden, Lily Zechiel and Carter Hill; second row, Chandler Dennis, Eva Parks, Stormy McGuiness, Julie Talbert, Regan Lingo, Sambina Anthony, … Continue reading
Karin Lertora’s third grade students Gavin Buchheit and Sarah Cooke demonstrate equal groups with candy corn to model multiplication at Showell Elementary School.
Watching youth sports Reading the editorial section of newspapers while traveling Surprising my kids Honest restaurant reviews Kids who do not wear flat brim hats A movie with a great soundtrack Being able to eavesdrop and understand people speaking Spanish A great night’s sleep Productive quiet time at my desk Still using … Continue reading
Bank of Ocean City’s Earl Conley presents a weekly award and a donation to the Boosters in the name of the week’s Stephen Decatur High School football MVP. The last two weeks’ MVPs were Ernest Shockley, above left, who totaled 20 tackles against Bennett two weeks, and Darion McKenzie, who rushed for 205 yards with four touchdowns. The honorees are … Continue reading
Worcester Preparatory School hosted its Upper School Homecoming Dance last month. Pictured, front from left, are Homecoming King Nick Curtis and Queen Julia D’Antonio; and, back, freshman Prince Sam Cantor and freshman Princess Hannah Merritt, Sophomore Prince Nic Abboud and Sophomore Princess Sophia Principe, Junior Princess Sara Young and Junior Prince Luke Buas and Senior Princess Sarah Koon and Senior … Continue reading
Nazli Unal and Emma Cavall, students in Lynn Wrench’s third grade class at Ocean City Elementary School used the Scientific Method by observing candy corn submerged in different solutions in order to collect data about which solution dissolved the candy the fastest.
“Tomorrow is a new day.” That’s a common expression around our house as we continue to ride the wild roller coaster that is parenting. It’s amazing to me the highs and lows that come with raising kids. The positives far outweigh the negatives, but human nature — or at least for me — brings a certain spotlight to the unfavorable … Continue reading