Ocean City Elementary School recently held its annual Worcester County Humane Society Care for Pets Drive. This year OCES students, faculty and staff raised $477 in addition to numerous donations of supplies. Pictured are third graders Giabella Abruzzo, Trevor Lehman, Melany Delgado, Henry Kemp, Wyatt Scrimgeour and Delaynie Kerrigan.
The Knights of Columbus, Bishop Burke Council, recently sponsored their annual Catholic Citizenship Essay Contest for eighth-grade students at Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School. The topic for the essay is, “How does my family show our Catholic faith in action?” Pictured, from left, are Robert Oliver, third place finisher Sandra Pawlowska, second place writer Julia… Read more »
The universal language of math was celebrated during the Stephen Decatur High School Mu Alpha Theta induction ceremony on April 9 where 32 students were inducted into the honor society. Pictured, from left, are Mu Alpha Theta honor society officers Danielle Munn, Kailey Andrews, Ian Albert, Kevin Beck, Logan Townsend and Ivy Stearn preparing to host the… Read more »
In the Stephen Decatur High School business department, it was ladies first with the foursome of Sydney Boger, Morelia Camacho-Arriola, Julianna Fohner and Madi Lawrence earning third in the state in the Maryland Econ Challenge sponsored by the Maryland Council on Economic Education. The group was also one of the highest ranking all-female teams in state history…. Read more »
Worcester Prep fifth graders recently completed the D.A.R.E (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program taught by Deputy Jake Howard of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office. For several weeks, Howard worked hands-on with students teaching them refusal skills to avoid the temptation of drug experimentation and peer pressure. Pictured, front row from left, are Catherine Cullen, Kain… Read more »
Eighty-three Stephen Decatur High School students were inducted into the National Honor Society during its special candlelit ceremony on the evening of April 3. To gain admittance, students must satisfy the four principles of the organization — character, scholarship, leadership, and service. United States Air Force Captain James Simons, SDHS class of 2009, served as… Read more »
In conjunction with Autism Awareness Month, Ocean City Elementary School dedicated April 2 as “Light It Up Blue” Day to raise awareness, acceptance and understanding of Autism. The staff and students were beaming in all shades of blue to show their respect for those with Autism. In addition, a generous donation of $342 was made… Read more »
Berlin Intermediate School’s fifth grade Girls Kindness Club recently adopted fourth grader Isabella Candeloro’s father, Frank Candeloro of the U.S. Air Force and his platoon. The group collected a variety of items and made cards for the platoon and mailed them to Kuwait, Ali Ai Salem Air Base where they are currently stationed. Pictured, front… Read more »