The Stephen Decatur women’s soccer team recently earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award. In order to qualify for the award, a team must have a minimum 3.25 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Above, from left, are Principal Tom Zimmer, captains Rebecca Haskell, Rebecca Lederman, Liz Rougcher and Coach Misty Bunting.
Celebrating the Chinese New Year are Cathy Auxer’s Kindergarten students at Worcester Preparatory School. Pictured are Anisha Batra, George Sapna, Lena Parker, Michael Hebert, Minha Moinuddin, Stephen Carullo, Olivia Conaway, Addison McMillan, Lynden Prosser, Lilly Phillips and Layla Jenkins.
Worcester Preparatory School senior Razaak Eniola has been honored as a National Merit Achievement Finalist in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. Above, Dr. Barry W. Tull, Headmaster of Worcester Prep, presents Eniola with a letter and Certificate of Achievement from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Eniola, who will enter Harvard University in the fall, is president of the Class … Continue reading
Isabel Emond, 12, of Ocean Pines, won recently the Chesapeake Bay Horse Show year end Championship in Junior Equitation on her horse Dreamer. Her teammates Olivia Brown of Berlin won Short Stirrup equitation final on her pony Peppermint Pattie and Gina Ellis of Ocean View, Del. won the MiniMedal final in Equitation on her pony Red Rover. The girls are … Continue reading
Students from Worcester Preparatory School who participated in the 2014 Chess Tournament in Salisbury were, from left, Emily Leon, Joseph Schwartz, Pranay Sanwal, Carter McCabe and Graham McColgan. Schwartz won third place in the event.
Grace Mitchell’s pre-kindergarten class at Ocean City Elementary presented flowers and a thank you book of letters to school guidance counselor Linda McGean for National School Counseling Week.
Worcester Prep girls ages 10-13 received trophies in the Knights of Columbus and Elks Lodge Annual Hoop Shoot competitions. The winners were, from left, Waverly Choy, Carly Hoffman, Fiona Pando, Hanna Miller, Lily Baeurle and Natalie Foxwell. Missing from the photo is Rylie Carey.
Stephen Decatur High School senior Rebecca Lederman has signed her official National Letter of Intent to play soccer for Canisius College, a Division I school in Buffalo. Lederman was awarded an NCAA scholarship for $14,000 and another $20,000 for academics. Lederman is flanked by her parents Russell and Christine. Witnessing the signing are SDHS Athletic Director Don Howard, County Athletic … Continue reading
Worcester Prep Lower School students Hannah Perdue, left, and Danielle Carr treated residents at Gull Creek Retirement Home to a selection of beautiful melodies on the piano. This summer, Perdue, a fifth grade student in Kim Law’s class, was a finalist in The Jarrod Radnich Pirates of the Caribbean Worldwide YouTube Piano Competition. She started her piano studies at age … Continue reading
Cindy Leitgeb’s second grade students at Ocean City Elementary School discussed and wrote about their 2014 personal goals and resolutions. Pictured, from left, are Jake Mahan, Sofia Finocchiaro and Kacy Lackner.