Snow Hill Elementary School

First-grade students in Betsy Robinson’s class at Snow Hill Elementary School collected items for “Life Boxes” to be sent to soldiers overseas. The boxes are being shipped to troops serving in the military to let them know that they are remembered during the holidays. Pictured, from left, are Joshua Shoemaker, Michael Larger, Joshua Jones, Katie… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Thirty-six Worcester Prep fourth graders had the opportunity to test a new educational tool, GeoSafari Quiz Bowl from Educational Insights.  Pictured, Jordan Osias, Bethany Beach, Ross Dickerson, Ocean City, and Christopher Choy, Rehoboth Beach, concentrate on listening to a question during their class Quiz Bowl competition. Questions used for the game related to Worcester’s Grade… Read more »

After-School BES Drama Program

The students who participate in the after-school BES Drama program recently worked with former Stephen Decatur graduate-turned-professional actor Jason Hamilton, who can been seen in the off-Broadway production Arpeggio. He got an opportunity to share his experiences as a New York actor with some of the young aspiring actors at Buckingham Elementary School.  Above, Jason… Read more »

Snow Hill Middle

During American Education Week (AEW), Snow Hill Middle students participated in an essay contest focusing on AEW’s theme of “Great American Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility.” Pictured, from left, are essay winners Sara Welch (seventh grade), second place, and Rachel Allman (eighth grade), first place. Submitted Photos

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School honored the November Students of the Month at a luncheon sponsored by the Berlin-Ocean City Opti-Ms. Pictured, first row from left, are first graders Marley Auker, Alea Baily, Michelle Cuevas-Hernandez, Kaitlyn Peters and Chase Porter; second row, second graders Braeden Dang, Deja Kellam, Stephanie Marx, Yarden Rafaeli and Zina Sbih; third… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Sammy, the carrot-munching rabbit, visited Worcester Prep Lower School students to encourage good habits in saving. The program was sponsored by Maryland Cooperative Extension and included a high-energy presentation on financial literacy. Pictured with Sammy are Isabella Osias, Bethany Beach; Cameron Langeler, Salisbury; Casey Clayland, Ocean City; Keegan Pando, Lewes; Alex Canakis, Ocean City; (back)… Read more »

Ocean City Elementary

Kindergarten students from Sheri Brueckner’s class at Ocean City Elementary School, Cory Braica and Betul Yucel, point to a picture to answer a safety question put forth by Deputy Crisafolli from the Worcester County Sheriff’s Department as part of the DARE program.

Ocean City Elementary

Quinn Ebaugh, a second grader at Ocean City Elementary School, recently placed first in the Individual Experimental Category at the county Science Fair. The experiment, “Soda Under Pressure,” involved measuring the effects of pressure and how high soda will shoot out of a bottle depending on the exit hole size.

Mona Smith’s second-grade class

Mona Smith’s second-grade class stands in front of a Gingerbread House built by the students in her class. Students volunteered their recess time to work on the house. This project was part of a lesson that was taught by Stephen Decatur High School Students for Habitat for Humanity. The lesson was about poverty and housing… Read more »