County Commissioner Busick Visits OCES

County Commissioner Linda Busick visited Bess Cropper’s second grade class at Ocean City Elementary recently to read the book America’s Promise. The book teaches five promises for success — eat healthy, have a safe place to go after school, seek out people who help others, help yourself and learn now for the future. Above, Busick,… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

The memories made at an old churchIndependent childrenA well-written greeting cardSelf-opening and closing doorsCorn on the cob with lots of butterThe occasional piece of peanut butter fudgeWatching beachcombers hunt for treasure (pennies)Pasta with lobsterA beach scene painted with watercolorsKids that ask lots of questionsThe smell of a clean baby

OCES Enjoys Field Day

Barbara Porter’s first grade class at Ocean City Elementary School enjoyed the “Swamp Monster” relay during Field Day on Friday, May 30. Some of the students are pictured above in action.

Ocean City/Berlin Elks Drug Education Awards Presented

Presenting Ocean City/Berlin Elks Drug Education awards for essays and posters is Edward “Pete” Peterson, Fenwick Island, Scholarship Chairman, Maryland, Delaware and D.C. Elks Association. Award winners were, from left, Halie Murray-Davis, Lewes, essay winner; Rachel Berry, Bishopville, poster winner; and Grace Tunis, Berlin, poster winner. The girls attend Worcester Preparatory School.

Worcester Prep Celebrates Roman Gods and Goddesses

Alyssa Alicea, Seaford, and Sarah Smith, Salisbury created a life-size portrait of Aurora, Roman goddess of the Dawn for their 8th grade Latin class project at Worcester Prep.  They invited fellow students to get their pictures taken with Aurora on presentation day.  The presentations culminated with a feast in mock-honor of the Roman gods.