Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School

First grade students at Ocean City Elementary School along with student volunteers from Stephen Decatur High School enjoy the hippity-hop relay, which was one of the many different relays the students from grades pre-kindergarten through grade 4 participated in on Friday, June 1 for the school’s annual field day.  

Stephen Decatur High School

Stephen Decatur High School

The Stephen Decatur High School Annual Mentoring Luncheon was held last month in the school cafeteria. Students and their mentors attended and enjoyed pizza, friendship, and prizes. Above, front from left, are mentors Jack Roub and Catherine Bocci and student Gabrielle Murray, and, back, students Jay Johnson and Delonte Bobbit.

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Marion Chambers, right, representative of the Colonial Dames, has announced that Worcester Prep students Alex Lewis (second from left), Ocean City and Jackie Wangel, Berlin, will receive a week-long, all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to study the government first hand. With Chambers and the winners is Dr. Barry Tull, Headmaster.

Ocean City Elementary

Ocean City Elementary

Logan Figgs and Hailey Brown in Bess Cropper’s class at Ocean City Elementary are pictured using technology in the classroom.  Students take tests on books they have read, make cards for special occasions, produce reports on assigned subjects, develop PowerPoint projects to present to classmates and much more.  

Worcester Preparatory Lower School

Worcester Preparatory Lower School

Worcester Preparatory Lower School’s theme of “Values and Virtues” was highlighted throughout the school year as children in Preschool through Grade 5 learned about and discussed the importance of good values. The program features character education, along with manners and the social graces. One of the activities for “Values & Virtues” was Worcester’s participation in… Read more »

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School held its May Students of the Month Luncheon on Thursday, May 24.  One student from each class was chosen by the classroom teachers to be honored in May.  The students were first graders, first row from left, Jessica Blancas-Chavez, Jesse Keen, Ismael Bonola, Emily Ramanus, Sammy Rupert; second graders, second row… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Two Worcester Prep students, sophomore Niki Kunciw, Ocean Pines, and eighth grader Billy Tyler, Berlin, were honored at the national level for their writing in the DAR’s Jamestown 400th Anniversary competition. Niki’s poem won First Place in the nation after capturing local, state, and regional honors. Billy’s essay received local, state, and regional honors and… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

It was a mannerly time at the Marlin Club in West Ocean City when Worcester Prep’s Grade 2 students, their teachers and their parents met for dinner and a special presentation on civility. In addition to presenting guidelines for manners and the social graces, the 36 students treated parents to information about Worcester’s history and… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Major Mark Schramek, center, of the U.S. Air Force Intelligence spoke with seniors at Worcester Preparatory School during senior week. Schramek, an Analyst for the Director of Operations, discussed Middle East operations with the students.  With the Major are, from left, Paul Schreiber, Berlin; Tom Westcott, Schramek’s brother-in-law and Worcester AP biology teacher; Greg Mark,… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Somerset Plaza during the crab soup cookoff A cool hat on a little one The view of the harbor from Sunset Park Flower arrangements in a house A framed black and white painting A garden that’s been cared for Kevin Fitzgerald’s art When the Orioles beat the Red Sox Sheets straight from the dryer A… Read more »