Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Club member Melva Middleton is pictured fingerprinting Kalin Bouaphakeo, a prekindergarten student at Showell Elementary School. The club fingerprinted 200 students at SES as part of the Youth ID program that began in 1996.
The Stephen Decatur High School National Honor Society (NHS) was recognized by the Baltimore Ravens Honor Rows program for its outstanding service to the school and community. The group enjoyed an on-field experience and was featured on the Jumbotron. Pictured are Stephen Decatur High School officers Ellie Dutton, Kiley Hamby, President Richard Poist, Ella Peters and… Read more »
In a language rich ceremony, Stephen Decatur High School’s top literary scholars were inducted into the National English Honor Society on Sept. 24. Pictured, back row, are Blake Marshall, Hunter Selzer, Andrew Ball, Hunter Wolf, Macy Dietrich, Maeve Donahue, Ulyssa Jacobs, Gavin Connor and Rachel Peretz; and, front, Mariana Juarez-Quio, Layla Chrysanthis, Mikayla Denault, Eileen Eslin,… Read more »
A goal at Ocean City Elementary is to directly teach students the strategies they need to demonstrate positive leadership as bystanders to stand up and speak up to bullies. At their annual Stand Up, Speak Up assembly on Sept, 12, fourth grade students presented a skit teaching strategies for dealing with bullying situations. Pictured, front from left, are Jayden… Read more »
Homecoming Week culminated in the naming of the Homecoming Queen and King on Friday, Oct. 4. Senior Abby Yesko was crowned queen during halftime of the Friday night football game, while senior Branden Manuel was named king during the annual afternoon pep rally. Both Yesko and Manuel are members of the National Honor Society and… Read more »
Worcester Preparatory School students from the Classes of 2019 and 2020 captured one National AP Scholar and 35 Advanced Placement Honors from the College Board. Class of 2020 students honored for outstanding Advanced Placement scores were, front from left, Madison Van Orden, McKenzie Blake, Abi Plylar, Kathryn Marini, Emily Copeland, Damiana Colley and Ellie Todorov;… Read more »
At Worcester Preparatory School, kindergarten teachers have incorporated a new program, “Read to Self,” where students dedicate time each day to reading. During this quiet time, kindergarteners select books of their choice and then find a cozy spot to nestle and read to themselves. Above, Acting Head of School Mr. Mike Grosso stops by to… Read more »