Stephen Decatur High School seniors Delilah Purnell and Fiona O’Brien were recognized as Decatur Way VIPs of the Game between quarters of the SDHS versus Snow Hill football game on Nov. 7. Both Purnell and O’Brien are officers of the National Honor Society and founding members of the Acts of Kindness club. They are pictured with teacher Amy Fenzel-Mergott and Principal Tom Zimmer.
New members inducted into the Charles R. Jenkins Chapter of the National Honor Society at Worcester Preparatory School were, first row from left, Devin Hammond, Grace Tunis, Bridget Brown, Regan Shanahan, Laura Issel, Taylor Zarif, Erika Smith, Taylor Hawkins, Sarah Koon and Cassie Stevens; second row, Ali Kahn, Cameron DiPerna, Alexander Choy, Jason Cook, Scott Klug, Nate Abercrombie, Jordan Osias, … Continue reading
Karin Lertora’s third grade students from Showell Elementary are studying Native American tribes. They will research, create a display board and present their information. Getting ready to take notes on the Utes tribe were, from left, Molly Stinebiser, Kyleigh Powell, Abby West and Maddie Shirk.
Several Stephen Decatur High School clubs recently worked with American Legion Post #166 to collect various supplies, toiletries and other amenities for our troops. In addition, the Connections Club, members pictured, designed and wrote over 100 cards that contained inspirational messages. Pictured, back, are Megan Mitchell, Maury Izzett, Brennan Holloway, Adam Kristick, Brooks Holloway, Tyler Keiser, Matt Kristick, Trent Chetelat, … Continue reading
First grade students from Ocean City Elementary School recently had the opportunity to explore local landmarks on a field trip to downtown Ocean City. They visited the Coast Guard Station, City Hall, and the Lifesaving Museum. Pictured are students from Kitty Herr’s class at the Lifesaving Museum.
Students in the fifth grade Sailfish team at Berlin Intermediate School recently completed an interesting book report assignment. Students had to read a book, complete an oral report and explain how the characters interacted with and influenced other characters. They then had to decorate a pumpkin to represent a character from the book. Above, Brie Schwendemann’s pumpkin character was from “The … Continue reading
Fifth grader Brenner Gursky completed a character from the book, “Bunnicula,” for his character book report assignment at Berlin Intermediate School.
The Stephen Decatur High School women’s soccer program raised $255 for Women Supporting Women, a local non-profit organization dedicated to helping women battling breast cancer. Since 2011, the SDHS women’s soccer program has raised over $1,000 for the organization.
For their studies of Hispanic culture with Spanish teacher Kira Eade, Worcester Prep sixth graders created Dia de los Muertos Altars similar to those constructed in libraries, museums and classrooms in Mexico and the United States. The altars are a way of honoring traditions and those who have passed away. Above, Hannah Perdue, left, shows an altar in honor of … Continue reading
Carolyn Dryzga, president of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City, the sponsoring parent club to the K-Kids Club at Buckingham Elementary School, officiated the recent Induction Ceremony for the officers and members for school year. Pictured, front from left, are Dryzgac, Treasurer William Alther, Secretary Cadence Garrison, Vice President Paola Garica, President Ava Elliott and Kiwanis liaison BJ Baker; … Continue reading