The Berlin Intermediate School sixth grade Festival Orchestra, under the direction of Lisa Adams, attended the Eastern Shore Orchestra Directors District V festival. The students performed three prepared pieces and sight-reading for the judges. The group received an “excellent” rating. Pictured, back, are Luke Davis, Mrs. Lisa Adams, Erika Holdren, Amica Shrestha and Samantha Harold; middle, Jacob Thompson, Katie Ferguson, Adham Labwam and G. Cascio; and, front, Rosabianca Corbetl, Sangwuk Han and Reagan Cheung. Submitted Photos
For the second year, the Young Professionals Committee in connection with the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce hosted a job and career seminar to After School Academy participants at Stephen Decatur High School. Pictured, back from left, are Diakonia representative Anna O’Neill and Young Professionals Committee members Chrissy Maddy, Alison McCarty and Sara Sabia; and, front, Fiona O’Brien, Summer Vinson, … Continue reading
Students inducted into the National Art Honor Society at Worcester Preparatory School on April 14 included, first row, John Meakin, Wyatt Richins, Alex Choy, Nick Curtis, Staton Whaley, Devin Hammond, Ilia Telo and Conrad Gerachis; second row, Arella Berger, Mark Wilson, Macayla Costleigh, Rylie Doyle, Ross Dickerson, Quinn LuKas, Victoria Lawrence, Emmi Shockley, Madison Doody, Erika Smith, Zoe Weistling, Kathryn … Continue reading
Stephen Decatur High School students and teachers cried, laughed and listened in awe as renowned Australian author Susanne Gervay spoke to the group about her life challenges, experiences, inspirations, and her techniques in storytelling on April 13. Gervay has written numerous short story collections and novels. Pictured with Gervay are Patrick Reid, Barrett Moncure, Reagan Dunham, Alea Aul and Monica … Continue reading
Worcester Preparatory School inductees into the Pablo Picasso Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica include, first row from left, Ava Schwartz, Nick Moondra, Anthony Rilling, Chris Rilling, Emily Dignan, Maggie Coutu, Clare Riley and Lily Zechiel; second row, Regan Lingo, Karlie Southcomb, Macayla Costleigh, Julie Talbert and Leigh Lingo; third row, Reid Carey, Stormy McGuiness, Sambina Anthony, Caroline Savage and Paul Townsend; and, … Continue reading
Ocean City Elementary School students Leslie Hernandez and Sandra Pawlowska from Dr. Melanie Biscoe’s fourth grade class are discovering the impact of strip mining on the land using chocolate chip cookies. They created innovative ways to mine the “coal” (chocolate chips) from the “land” (the cookie) causing as little damage as possible.
Lori Sullivan’s first graders at Showell Elementary welcomed the start of the baseball season with their volunteer, Nathan Hyde, who read them a book about Jackie Robinson, and then revealed that he wrote a letter to one of Robinson’s teammates, Carl Erskine, about their class. Erskine wrote Mrs. Sullivan’s class a letter back and surprised each student with an autographed … Continue reading
Members of the Berlin Intermediate School sixth grade Dolphins team invites everyone to join their team to help raise money during the “Boardwalkin’ for Pets” event on Saturday, April 25 in Ocean City. To join “Team Dolphins” just go to ww.worcestercountyhumanesociety.org and click on Board Walkin’ for Pets and register. Students pictured with teacher Wendy Nash are Taylor Takacs, Victoria … Continue reading
Stephen Decatur High School Economics teacher Kurt Marx and his students Gary Frick, Austin Hickey, Graham Hall and Sean Velazquez-Alvino placed second in their division of the Maryland Economics Challenge. This two-division competition is designed to enhance awareness and build a sense of teamwork in students through an intense competition that tests their knowledge in the areas of macroeconomics, microeconomics, … Continue reading
Recent Worcester Preparatory School inductees into the Societe´ Honoraire de Francais, Chapitre Bastille were, from left, Zachary Wilson, Chandler Dennis and Isabel Dashiell.