Lower School Students Decorate More Than 200 Pinwheels In Honor Of International Day Of Peace

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In honor of last month’s International Day of Peace, lower school art teacher Rebecca Tittermary and her students decorated more than 200 pinwheels to display around campus to commemorate the occasion. Pictured, from left, are Sasha To, Anisha Batra, Priya Haldar, Ellie Windrow, Layla Jenkins, Eliza Myers, Olivia Conaway and Hailey Bushnell.

Worcester Prep Second Graders Learn About Kindness

Worcester Prep teacher and alum Kelley Burton ’05 is teaching her second graders about kindness. Students created “Magic Wands” to hide throughout the school on Sept. 14. Those who found the wands were encouraged to do three acts of kindness, then give the wand to someone else. Burton is pictured with second-graders Emily Patrowicz and Ayush Batra.

Hernandez And Bargar Named SD High School And Premier Driving School’s September Premier Players Of The Month

Stephen Decatur High School and Premier Driving School have announced Javier Hernandez and Elle Bargar as the September Premier Players of the Month. Hernandez, a junior, has been consistently the school’s top cross country runner this season, finishing first twice and second once. Bargar, a senior, has recorded 18 aces and 17 kills so far this volleyball season. Each month … Continue reading

Several Worcester Prep Students Named Commended Students In 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program

Worcester Preparatory School Headmaster Dr. Barry Tull has announced Hannah Arrington, Zachary Oltman, Regan Shanahan, Erika Smith, Cassandra Stevens and Grace Tunis have been named Commended Students in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. Commended Students placed among the top 5 percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit … Continue reading

SD High School Hold 9th Annual National English Honor Society Induction Ceremony

Stephen Decatur High School held its 9th Annual National English Honor Society Induction ceremony on Sept. 22 where 13 new members were inducted. Pictured, back from left, are Frannie Wheeler, Katie Withers, Will Rothermel, Scott Devenny, Amber Lee Oertel and Kaitlyn Custer; and front, Alex Buchheim, Elizabeth Masters, Emma Hancock, Paige McWilliam, Yi-Na Dong and Rebecca Evans. Not pictured was … Continue reading