Beck, Dirickson And Greenwood From Stephen Decatur Middle School Recognized As Promising Young Writers

Beck, Dirickson And Greenwood From Stephen Decatur Middle School Recognized As Promising Young Writers

Jessica Beck, Rina Dirickson and Jack Greenwood from Stephen Decatur Middle School have been recognized as Promising Young Writers by the National Council of Teachers of English. The school-based writing program was established in 1985 to stimulate and recognize writing talents and to emphasize the importance of writing skills among eighth-grade students. Submitted Photos

Jude Al-Hamad Named Stephen Decatur High School Best All Around During Annual Senior Awards Night

Jude Al-Hamad Named Stephen Decatur High School Best All Around During Annual Senior Awards Night

Stephen Decatur High School named Jude Al-Hamad as the Best All Around during the Annual Senior Awards Night ceremony. The award recognizes a student who engages in all aspects of student life. Al-Hamad, pictured with Assistant Principal Kathy Cater and Principal Tom Sites, is a four-time Presidential Service Award recipient, a member of the Mu Alpha… Read more »

Snow Hill Resident Sarah Wood, Honors Student At Wor-Wic Community College, This Year’s $500 Faculty Honors Scholarship Winner

Snow Hill Resident Sarah Wood, Honors Student At Wor-Wic Community College, This Year’s $500 Faculty Honors Scholarship Winner

Snow Hill resident Sarah Wood, an honors student at Wor-Wic Community College, is this year’s $500 faculty honors scholarship winner.Selection is based on scholastic achievement and an essay competition judged by the honors program committee. Applicants were required to write a four-page research-based argumentative essay. Wood’s essay argued programs and initiatives to target low-income students… Read more »