Berlin Intermediate student Emily Sandt, second from right, won first place in the Maryland, Delaware, D.C. State Association Americanism Poster Contest and her poster will go to the national competition. The theme this year was “My Favorite American Symbol.” Shilah Ponds, second from left, won the Americanism Essay Contest and the theme was “Why Is It Important… Read more »
Berlin Intermediate School’s sixth grade students counted coins donated during their penny race. Students collected more than $3,000 to benefit the Worcester County Humane Society. The students selected the Humane Society as their community partner for service learning. Students have also donated bleach, Fabuloso, paper towels, dog treats and cat toys. Pictured, from left, are… Read more »
Ocean City Elementary School held its annual Heavenly Hats Spirit Day on Friday, March 10. For just a $1 donation, students and teachers had the privilege of wearing their favorite hats to school to positively impact the lives of those suffering from cancer. Ocean City Elementary’s event raised $705.36. They also mailed off a box… Read more »
Students in Coralee Fraschetti’s sixth grade class at Berlin Intermediate School enjoyed a fieldtrip to the Great Wall of China using brand new virtual reality goggles, thanks to donations from the PTA and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. Pictured are Trevor Smith, Leslie Hernandez-Cuevas, Faith Cody, Samantha Gallagher, Renee Fohner and Sydney Patrick.
Stephen Decatur High School’s Key Club hosted a breakfast for the sponsoring Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City this month. Among those in attendance were Buckingham Elementary School Kiwanis K-Kids Club President Sydnie Harrington, Secretary Josie Palmer, Treasurer Mason Glover and Vice President Olivia Brink.
Students in Bill Noah’s sixth grade math class at Berlin Intermediate School participated in Prodigy, an online math program where they play games that correspond with their level of math ability and compete against classmates with similar math abilities. Students pictured include Angela Hill, Rowan Chester, Summer Brenner, Tyana Northam, Jarek Josheph, Jake Mongelli, Tyler… Read more »
December isn’t the only time for giving as the Stephen Decatur High School National Honor Society proved during the months of February and March. Members initiated a second food drive with the goal of assisting local Diakonia families and collected nearly 1,000 pounds of canned goods. Pictured, back fro mleft, are Logan Figgs, Asil Omar,… Read more »
Worcester Prep ninth and tenth graders participated in “Maker Day,” a day to celebrate inventing, problem solving, working collaboratively, and constructing solutions. Students broke into small teams and constructed operating displays of technologies from the Renaissance Period. Left, Ashley Laws and Molly White tested their wind propelled boat in front of fellow students Rylie Carey,… Read more »
Stephen Decatur High School sophomore Kirsten Graham and senior Gary Briddell were recognized as the February Premier Driving School Athletes of the Month for swimming and basketball, respectively. Graham placed sixth in the state in the 100 backstroke and was a member of the seventh place 200 free relay and medley relay teams. As the starting… Read more »