Crisfield High moves up to 75th in Maryland in U.S. News survey

CRISFIELD — Crisfield Academy and High School is now 75th out of 276 high schools in Maryland according to newly-released rankings from U.S. News & World Report. That’s up from 78th last year and puts it in the top 5 in the Salisbury Metro area. Only three schools in the tri-county area were higher: Snow […]

Somerset County Technical High School has achieved LEED Gold Certification

WESTOVER — Somerset County Technical High School has achieved LEED Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, becoming one of under 50 schools in Maryland to receive this designation. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification is the recognized standard for measuring a building’s sustainability. Becker Morgan Group led the design team in […]

Americanism Essay Contest winners honored

PRINCESS ANNE — Students who won the American Legion Auxiliary’s Americanism Essay Contest were honored by Unit 94 at the Oliver T. Beauchamp American Legion Post. This annual program is designed to promote patriotism, citizenship, and American democracy — principles for which this country was founded — and for which “our veterans have made personal […]

Crisfield Academy and High School first quarter honor rolls

CRISFIELD — Crisfield Academy and High School announces honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year. 12th Grade Principal’s Honor Roll Trinity Alcira, Maria Avila-Alcantar, Chad Baker, Brian Boothe II, Shelby Cullen, Autumn Custis, Stephen Evans Jr., Destiny Evans, Simon Evans, Nicolas Fuller, Gage Hager, Fawn Hinman, Virginia Hunt, Elijah Insley-Evans, Sabrina […]

Holly Grove Christian School Honor Rolls

WESTOVER — Holly Grove Christian School announces its first quarter honor rolls for the 2019-20 school year. 1st Grade: Principal’s Roll: Kyndall Abell, Elise Aswell, Mason Barthman, Jace Bodley, Reid Daniels, Ryan Edwards, Edwina Floyd, Wessman Garner, Karla Hesh, Simon Ihnat, Curtis Johns, Rogan Kerr, Leighana Marlin, Gracie Marshall, Eli Patten, Owen Propst, Deni Tawes, […]

‘Chronic Absenteeism’ to be part of amended school policy

‘Chronic Absenteeism’ to be part of amended school policy WESTOVER — To comply with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 Somerset County Public Schools is updating its Elementary and Secondary Attendance policy to include a definition for “Chronic Absenteeism.” Deputy Superintendent Tom Davis said chronic absenteeism will be another “data point” schools and […]