Worcester Prep juniors last month got their school rings in a special ceremony at the Guerreri Library. As part of the tradition, WPS seniors present the school rings to the juniors along with a few insightful and inspirational words of wisdom. Pictured above, from left: Karlie Southcomb, Reid Carey, Lily Zeichel, junior class faculty sponsor… Read more »
Students not only embraced mathematics but also filled up on it at the annual Stephen Decatur High School “Pi” eating contest. The winning team of Noah Shockley, Gavin Payne, Alton Walker, and Will Sass, who downed a large uncut pizza one handed in less than two minutes, received special pie trophies.
Stephen Decatur High School student leaders initiated the Nickels for Nichols campaign to support the Nichols family, who suffered a devastating house fire earlier in the winter. At the end of the day, students came within $50 of the $1000 goal they had set and then an anonymous donor contributed the remainder to meet the… Read more »
Worcester Prep recently announced its Winter Sports Award Middle School winners. Above, front from left, are seventh grade team leaders Sydney Stebenne (Most Improved Player), C.C. Lizas (MVP) and Sophia Ludt (Coaches Award); and, back from left, are eighth grade team leaders Maddy Shanahan (MVP), Quinn McColgan (Coaches Award) and Madison Van Orden (Most Improved… Read more »
Worcester Prep’s fifth graders participated in the D.A.R.E (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program taught by Sergeant Matthew Crisafulli of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office. The purpose of the D.A.R.E program is to teach children refusal skills to avoid the temptation of drug experimentation and the pressure of peers to engage in drug use. Above, Crisafulli… Read more »
Showell Elementary School participated in the 2016 Valentines for Veterans Program. Under the direction of John Cooley, the school’s art instructor, the school students created handmade cards to show the Veterans who are currently in one of the four Maryland Veterans’ hospitals how they are thankful for their service and grateful for their sacrifices and… Read more »