Worcester Prep Girls’ Come Out On Top At Annual Hoop Shoot Sponsored By The Elks Lodge And Knights Of Columbus

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In the Annual Hoop Shoot, sponsored by the Elks Lodge and Knights of Columbus, six Worcester Prep students came out on top in the Girls’ Divisions. Two of the students — Fiona Pando and Sumira Sehgal — were selected to go on in State of Maryland competitions. Pictured, from left, are physical education teacher Carol Hartnett, who coached the girls before the event; and winners Lily Baeurle, Knights of Columbus 10-year-old division; Sehgal, Elks 10-11 year-old division; Pando, Knights of Columbus 12-year-old division; Ava Gerachis, 12-13-year-old division; Natalie Foxwell, Knights of Columbus 11-year-old division; and Linley Hall, Elks 8-9 year-old division. Submitted Photos

SD Senior Collects Over 700 Pairs Of Jeans For Aeropostale Teens For Jean Campaign

When Stephen Decatur High School senior Jennah Lupiwok chose the Aeropostale Teens for Jeans campaign as a Key Club service project, she had no idea that the school would respond so overwhelmingly. She collected over 700 pairs of jeans for the campaign, more than doubling her goal. The two-time service award recipient is no stranger to volunteerism as she participates … Continue reading

Bushnell, 1996 Graduated Of Worcester Prep, Featured Speaker At Class Of 2015 100-Day Brunch

Anna Dolle Bushnell, a 1996 graduate of Worcester Preparatory School, was the featured speaker at the Class of 2015 100-Day Brunch, hosted each year by the Worcester Preparatory School Alumni Association. Bushnell spoke to the students about her 13 years at Worcester followed by her studies at American University. Pictured, with Bushnell are from left, are Carolyn Dorey, Shea Dowling, … Continue reading

Department of Natural Resources Officer Talks To Showell Elementary Kindergarteners About Being A Community Helper

Department of Natural Resources Officer Vinny Artrip talked to Andrea Matrona’s kindergarten class at Showell Elementary about being a community helper. Students recently studied bears, hibernation and habitats. Pictured with Artrip and Matrona are students Grant Stephan, Dylan Martinenza, Julia Park and Ava Gunn.