Worcester Prep sophomore Hannah Perdue won the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) high school Congressional Essay Contest, securing a scholarship to attend their weeklong Washington Workshops Congressional Seminar. This year’s topic was “What do you think the authors of the Bill of Rights intended the Second Amendment to mean and is… Read more »
The Women’s Club of Ocean Pines has announced the recipients of college scholarships for 2019. Pictured, from left, are scholarship recipients Jenna Miller, Anna Kiesewetter and Sierra Payne. These Stephen Decatur High School seniors were awarded scholarships for your academic achievements, extracurricular involvement and dedication to your community.
Worcester County Board of Education member Todd Ferrante visited Berlin Intermediate School to speak to an after-school community connections group about the benefits of volunteering in the community. Pictured with Ferrante are Shawn Smith, Daniel Gallo, Ethan Halbauer and Jermaine Farmer. Submitted Photos
To celebrate 150 years of reading in Worcester County Public Schools, on the 150th day of school, Berlin Intermediate School sixth graders chose books to read and keep that were donated by Stephen Decatur High School’s National English Honor Society. Pictured are sixth graders Sergio Bravo-Cocone, Peter Snyder, Samantha Boger and Damira Hill.
Worcester Prep Advanced Placement Biology teacher Tom Westcott is shown congratulating junior, Max Huber, who was selected to attend the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Jump Start Program this summer. Huber is one of 50 high school students invited to participate in the weeklong summer science immersion program at the University of Maryland. Developed through a… Read more »
Led by Science and Technology teacher Colleen McGuire, the freshman class participated in Worcester Prep’s annual “Maker Day” activity last month. Maker Day is a dedicated day to celebrate inventing, problem solving, working collaboratively and constructing solutions. Drawing on a research project they were working on in History and English classes, the students were challenged… Read more »
For the 12th consecutive year, Worcester Preparatory School math students won the annual High School Mathematics League Regional Championship, ranking in the top third of participating Maryland High Schools. The participating students are from Cyndee Hudson’s Algebra II and Honors Pre-Calculus classes and Linda Bragg’s A.P. Calculus I and II classes. Pictured, from left, are… Read more »