After reading “Kindness is Cooler, Mrs. Ruler” and “Kindness A-Z,” students in Julie Vorsteg’s kindergarten class at Ocean City Elementary did kind deeds and recorded them on hearts. The goal was 100 good deeds by the 100th day of school. Pictured are Chase Harkins, Kendal Gulshen, Lily Tsvetanov, Franny Bergeman and Sarah Wall.
Students in Ms. Powell’s Science Class at Berlin Intermediate dissected owl pellets to learn about the transfer of energy through a food chain. The owl pellets allowed students to discover the animals that owls consume through the bones that they cannot digest. Pictured are Kruti Patel and Megan Sandt.
The Department of the Navy recently awarded Worcester Preparatory School senior Frank Carter a full, four-year Navy ROTC Scholarship to attend Notre Dame University. The award was presented in December while attending the Army/Navy Game in Philadelphia. Last week, Carter also received an appointment to the United States Naval Academy. Carter has not decided where he will… Read more »
Fourth grade readers at Berlin Intermediate School are going above and beyond in reading. Each of these students exceeded 100 hours of reading so far this year, averaging to more than one hour of reading per day for the first half of the school year. This group has read 25 more hours than what was… Read more »
Worcester Prep senior Kathryn Marini, right, and junior Sophia Ludt were selected to serve on the Delaware Community Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Board, along with a small group of other juniors and seniors from Sussex County. These students, representing public, private and parochial schools, will experience what it’s like to be philanthropists in the community. The… Read more »
Stephen Decatur High School 10th grade student Jake Gillespie visited the Maryland State House in Annapolis Feb. 7 and was escorted on a personal tour of the state’s many historical displays and documents. He was the guest of Sen. Mary Beth Carozza and Del. Charles Otto. The visit was part of his government service project… Read more »
Members of Girl Scout Troop 812 of Berlin are shown with their collection of personal items collected for overseas active duty troops through the Operation We Care program. Pictured, from left, are Julia Kozma, Stephanie Sampson, Summer Brenner, Summer Banks, Paula Magathan, Emery Busko and Evelyn Walsh.