Worcester Prep seventh grade students Kristen Shriver, Kyle Zarif, and Trevor Hanley display a banner requesting new or gently-used washcloths and towels for care packages that they will assemble and deliver to a local homeless shelter. The students are part of Worcester’s Random Acts of Kindness group. With them is advisor Yvonne Kline. Jan Calloway,… Read more »
Carmella’s Kids preschoolers stand in front of the bulletin board of gourds that they made marble painting. Pictured, from left, are Gavin Solito, Waylon Hobgood, Summer Brenner, Ryan Springle, D’ Anthony Harmon, Zoriah Shockley, Kirby Kauffman, James Thompson, Eden Mcmullen and Gabriel Ricard.
The spirit of giving was obvious at Berlin Intermediate School on Oct. 31 when 126 fourth graders and their teachers dressed up to the theme of 101 Dalmatians. During the week, each student gave a donation of $1.01 to the Worcester County Humane Society. At the end of the week, $270 had been collected. Pictured are Ethan… Read more »
The inaugural National Financial Literacy Challenge has recognized exceptional achievement of the students of Stephen Decatur High School Consumer and Personal Finance, Economics and Marketing teacher Kurt Marx and Business and Finance and Marketing I teacher Jason Konyar. Pictured, front row from left, aer Board of Education President Garry Mumford, Andy Acosta Ruiz, Anthony Lynch,… Read more »
Kindergartners in Tracey Berry’s class at Worcester Prep celebrated the fall season through their Harvest Festival. Two of the festival participants were Nathan Oltman and Graham McColgan
Are we a mini-van family?It was a question my wife and I confronted a couple months ago while shopping for a new vehicle. In the end, we decided we were not at this point, but it was not an easy call because mini-vans have come a long way.When I was growing up, I was a… Read more »
Students in Mrs. Pantone’s ELL (English Language Learners) class at Berlin Intermediate School had their first opportunity to participate in Halloween activities. All four students are new to the country and speak little or no English. The students painted pumpkins and then decorated them with various art supplies. Above are Raul Garcia Gomez, Sky Adelhardt,Mrs. Pantone, Guadalupe Garcia Gomez… Read more »
The Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department visited Snow Hill Elementary School during National Fire Safety Week. Fire fighters gave fire safety lessons and showed the students equipment used to fight fires. Fire fighter Glenn Smith is shown here with first graders Rodney Gibson and Darnell Cannon.
New inductees to Worcester Prep’s Charles R. Jenkins Chapter of the National Honor Society are, first row from left, Mike Guerrieri, Christina Vosters, Lauren Price, Katie Marshall, Zoe Kulina, Paige Spangler and Manali Patel; second row, Molly Dickerson, Victoria Purnell, Elizabeth Twilley, Betsy Desmarais, Laura Breslau, Polly Macnab, Mary Hudson, Bethany Frick, Caitlin Miller, Austin… Read more »