SD High School Students Volunteer To Mentor Buckingham Elementary First Graders

SD High School Students Volunteer To Mentor Buckingham Elementary First Graders

With messages of pride, achievement, respect and responsibility, characteristics of “The Decatur Way,” a small group of dedicated Stephen Decatur High School students volunteered their time to mentor and befriend Buckingham Elementary first graders during the spring session of the After School Academy.  The SDHS students were nominated by their teachers through the Connections program… Read more »

4-H Visits Ocean City Elementary School

Students from Staci Aperance’s first-grade class at Ocean City Elementary School participated in a visit from 4-H. Students learned about composting with earthworms, how to make butter, milking cows, baby chicks and goats. Pictured above are Brynlee Waters and Bodhi Flannery and below are Sophia Gonzalez, Karver Henson, Kenley Hallett, Reef Henson, Dorian Messick and… Read more »

Things I Like – May 25, 2018

Kid sleepoversNothing but seafood for dinnerBiking around Berlin with my sonA hammock napFried chicken for the beachSmall live music venuesBrick sidewalksConstructive criticismAn empty dishwasherHearing an old typewriter at workSports radio every morning

Stephen Decatur High School Holds Annual STAR Breakfast

Stephen Decatur High School held its annual STAR (Students Thriving on Achievement and Responsibility) breakfast sponsored by the Berlin-Ocean City Optimists on April 25 where 25 students were recognized for their exceptional behavior and/or strong academic performance. Left, senior Bryce Kalchthaler, junior Paul Haddad and senior Darius Price were honorees at the event. Right, honoree… Read more »

Worcester Prep Lower School Fifth Graders Taught To Design, Construct And Code Interactive Robotic Animals

For the past couple years, Lower School computer teacher Mandy Lynch has taught her fifth graders to design, construct and code interactive robotic animals using components from Hummingbird Duo Kits and Snap!, an educational graphical programming language. The challenge stressed the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM). Each animal robot featured movement,… Read more »