Members of the Stephen Decatur High School National Honor Society (NHS) presented Wayne Littleton from Believe in Tomorrow with $2,500 after raising money from a gift card tree raffle. Pictured, from left, are Allison Shumate, Zainab Mirza, Principal Tom Zimmer, Katie Withers, Littleton, NHS Vice President Reagan Dunham, Ben Jolley, NHS Secretary Samantha Ewancio, Peter Marx and Marley Rakow.
Stephen Decatur High School seniors Hailey Williams and Keve Aluma were named the November Premier Players of the Month for swimming and basketball, respectively. Each month Premier Driving School recognizes a male and female athlete who excel in their sport, as a leader, and in the classroom. Williams and Aluma are pictured with Assistant Principal Ryan Cowder and Premier Driving … Continue reading
Worcester Prep’s Lower School celebrated “Book Character Day” last month. To encourage a love of reading, teachers and students dressed as their favorite book characters for the day. In addition to elaborate costumes, each homeroom participated in a “Decorate Your Door Contest” following the theme, “Carnival of Books.” Above left, fourth grader Vanesska Hall dressed up as the white rabbit … Continue reading
Worcester Preparatory School recently presents its fall sports awards to middle school student athletes. Above, front from left, are Quinn McColgan, soccer MVP; Madison Van Orden, soccer most improved; Sophia Ludt, golf coach’s award; and, back, Carly Hoffman, field hockey most improved; Emily Copeland, soccer coach’s award; Abbi Nechay, field hockey MVP; and Hana … Continue reading
Stephen Decatur High School teacher Kurt Marx and senior Luke Warrington were two of the more than 70 people who gave blood during the annual Key Club Blood Drive on Dec. 14. The Key Club has been participating with the Blood Bank of Delmarva for over two decades. Submitted Photos
To practice coding and mastering sight words during National Science Education Week, Worcester Prep Kindergarten students Keerat Brar and Kinzie Bunting program directional commands in BeeBot Robots to search for words.
The Stephen Decatur High School National Honor Society adopted a family for the holidays through Worcester G.O.L.D. Members of the organization raised money by raffling off four gift card trees filled with donations from local businesses. The NHS will also be making a donation to Believe in Tomorrow with the proceeds. Pictured, standing from left, are Summer Vinson, Elle Bargar, Marley … Continue reading
During the 20th Annual Holiday Concert, Worcester Prep Seniors in Santa hats perform Let It Snow. They are, from left, Jordan Kilgore, Biola Eniola, Charlie Pritchard, Zach Oltman, Sarah Koon, Julia D’Antonio and Isabel Carulli.
At the 45th Annual Christmas Candlelight Service, portray the nativity scene were, front from left, Luke Bunting as Joseph and Ava Vane as Mary; back, three shepherds Rory Pugh, Parker Tingle and JR Hamer and three wisemen Saad Faisal, Ibrahim Khan and Hunter Hammond. Submitted Photos
Stephen Decatur High School recognized senior Wade Wilkins as a VIP of the Game between quarters of the varsity boys basketball game on Dec. 16. The VIP program recognizes outstanding students who demonstrate the principles of the Decatur Way: pride, achievement, respect and responsibility. Wilkins is a member of the National Honor Society, the National English Honor Society, Connections and … Continue reading