Top students at Worcester Prep in Grades 9-11 were awarded plaques and bonds at the school’s annual Academic Awards Convocation. The winners were, from left, Christian Payne, Salisbury, Best All-Round Student, Grades 9-11; Dominique Kunciw, Ocean Pines, Highest Academic Average, Grades 9-11; Ashley Foreman, Frankford, Highest Academic Average, Grades 7-8; and Nikki Carpenter, Ocean City,… Read more »
OCEAN CITY- Much is typically made of Mother’s Day, as it should be, but fathers rarely get the same attention when their special day rolls around each year. However, Mrs. Kirsten Danisavich’s fourth-grade class at Ocean City Elementary took the time this year to honor their dads with special Father’s Day poems. The following is… Read more »
These Worcester Prep Middle School students recently took the time to create birthday cards for all the other students in the middle school and worked hard to encourage everyone to engage in random acts of kindness. Pictured with club sponsor Jan Calloway, left, and Headmaster Dr. Barry Tull, right, are Jordan Marshall, Chris Fischer, Austin… Read more »
Several Worcester Prep students were recently honored at the Maryland Humanities Council and Library of Congress Letters About Literature awards ceremony. To enter the competition, the students wrote to their fa-vorite authors and explained why they liked their books. The winners were selected out of 56,000 entries nationwide. The WPS winners, pictured left to right,… Read more »
Worcester Prep Alumna Leigh Remy, ’03, a senior at Vanderbilt University with a double major in Voice and English, treated Worcester Prep Lower School students to a performance of show tunes and operatic selections. The young students had a great time talking with Remy about her studies in music. The program was sponsored by Nancy… Read more »
Worcester Prep Grade 5 teacher Erika Phillips, Ocean City, was awarded a grant from Exxon-Mobil to support her unit on flight and rocketry. Here the students show some of their designs for paper planes and kites they’ve made so far in the unit. Pictured, first row from left, are Daniel Rosa, Lewes; Alex Scott, Lewes;… Read more »
Worcester Prep third grade student Neva Richardson recently earned first place on every event at the 2007 Level 4 Maryland State Championships in St. Mary’s, Md. to become State Champion on all five events. Her all-around score of 38.675 is the highest all-around ever scored in any compulsory gymnastic meet in Maryland and earned her… Read more »
First grade students at Ocean City Elementary School along with student volunteers from Stephen Decatur High School enjoy the hippity-hop relay, which was one of the many different relays the students from grades pre-kindergarten through grade 4 participated in on Friday, June 1 for the school’s annual field day.
The Stephen Decatur High School Annual Mentoring Luncheon was held last month in the school cafeteria. Students and their mentors attended and enjoyed pizza, friendship, and prizes. Above, front from left, are mentors Jack Roub and Catherine Bocci and student Gabrielle Murray, and, back, students Jay Johnson and Delonte Bobbit.