Evelyn Collins’ kindergarten students at Showell Elementary are published authors. With help from their teacher and educational assistant, all 16 students worked together to write a book about zoo animals that could do anything they wanted.
Atlantic General Hospital representatives visited Worcester Preparatory School on May 28 to accept a $525.25 donation from second graders who raised the money during their annual Bread Sale. The sale was modeled like a small business project, with the students baking the bread and then selling it in their classroom cafe for 25 cents to… Read more »
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
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, 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 »