Ocean City Elementary held its first Pajama Drive this fall. Students were encouraged to bring in a brand new pair of pajamas to donate to the Pajama Program, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides new, warm pajamas and books to children in need. The school set a goal to collect 100 pairs of pajamas and… Read more »
Worcester Prep Senior Maddie Simons hosted a Hygiene Assembly Kit Event along with the Upper School Volunteer Club as part of a Clean the World community outreach program last month. Marcus Thomas, National Sales Manager of Clean the World, made a special appearance at WPS to educate students about the mission of his organization of… Read more »
Worcester Prep art students placed in every category of Grades 1-12 in the “2017 Eastern Shore Classic Dog Show Art Contest,” which connected student and canine through artistic expression. Winners were selected based on their interpretation of “Dogs, Man’s Best friend” by a panel of judges that included local artists, art educators and AKC judges. Students in… Read more »
Riley Nagler and Ella Gaddis dressed up as twins to celebrate Red Ribbon Week at Berlin Intermediate School. The students were encouraged to dress as twins to “pair up against drugs.” Red Ribbon Week is a nationwide campaign to educate students about the harmful effects of tobacco/alcohol and drug abuse.
Stephen Decatur High School named seniors Piper Connors (volleyball) and Jack Reimer (cross country) October Premier Driving School Athletes of the Month. As National Honor Society members, both are standouts in the classroom and in their respective sports. They are pictured with Assistant Principal Ryan Cowder and Premier Driving School representatives Geri Riden and Kelly… Read more »
Worcester Prep’s new Lower School Music teacher, Joanie Brittingham, has created an after-school club called The Musical Mallards (M & M’s) for students in grades 3-5. The singing and dancing troupe of more than 40 boys and girls meet weekly to rehearse their routines, many written and choreographed by Brittingham, to perform in school and… Read more »
Students in Liz Engh’s kindergarten class at Ocean City Elementary shared their stories with their Writing Coach Partners during a recent Writer’s Workshop Celebration. Writing Coach Partners are a special part of the writing process, as they listen and compliment the writer on things they did well. Pictured are Chase Bergey and Viviana Aldana-Almaguer,