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Ocean City High School
Friday, May 17, 2013
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The 19-time regional championship team holds a fundraiser tonight in Somers Point.
The Ocean City High School surfing team won the National Scholastic Surfing Association Northeast Championship for the 19th straight time on April 15, and tonight supporters will hold a fundraiser to help the team travel to California to seek a national title in June. Everybody is invited to DiOrio's Circle Cafe (on MacArthur Boulevard in Somers Point) for an event that includes a buffet and cash bar. The event will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday (May 15) and admission is $20.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
You don't have to wait until prom night 2013 to share those awesome pics. Share the fun of picking out that dress, snagging those designer shoes or picking out that really retro suit from Goodwill!
Ocean City High School prom, the glamour event of the year for students and their families, is next Saturday. It's one long photo op, and Ocean City Patch is the perfect place to share them with the community. There's no limit on the number of photos you can add. Share your shots from: And this isn't just for kids! Parents, you can upload your "classic" prom pictures. Just click the "Upload Photos and Videos" button to the left and show off those awesome pics!
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
High school students volunteer to teach their younger peers how to swim.
Even though Ocean City is surrounded by water, it's not always a given that all local students know how to swim. For more than a decade, Ocean City High School's competitive swimmers and Ocean City Aquatics and Fitness Center Director Karen Pratz have worked together to help fix that. The high-school swimmers were at the Aquatics Center on Wednesday afternoon teaching Ocean City Primary School students swimming. Their volunteer efforts are part of a cooperative program between the Primary School, the Aquatics Center and the student volunteers. May is National Water Safety Month, and the Primary School students visit the pool each Wednesday during the month to learn how to be safe around the water. The student volunteers included Colby …
Monday, May 6, 2013
Members wear red socks in a show of support for survivors and victims of Boston Marathon bombings.
Left to right, Ocean City High School crew team members Evan Megargee, Alec Helm, Kirsten Kershbaumer, Maddy Szabo and Hayley Williams don red socks at the PSRA City Championships on Sunday in Philadelphia. All athletes were asked to wear red socks in support of the survivors and victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. Boston's Major League Baseball team is the Red Sox, and athletes across the country have been wearing red socks in a show of solidarity.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Students, parents, coaches, boosters are all welcome on Ocean City Patch.
Are you a regular at Ocean City sports events? Do you follow the Red Raiders and keep track of results? Whether you're a high school student, a coach, a parent or just an enthusiastic sports fan who would like to share your local sports knowledge with the community, we'd love to have you as a blogger. If you're interested in blogging about high school sports on Ocean City Patch, we'd love to hear from you! Send me an email at email@example.com and tell me a little about yourself. And if you're already blogging on your own, send a link and we'll take a look. Blogging is easy on Ocean City Patch. Just click here to learn more.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
New college prep tests, a 'Footloose' billboard, a 'Digital Driver's License' and more.
The Ocean City Board of Education took time to recognize the accomplishments of a student artist and winter sports teams on Wednesday, and here are five other things that might be of interest:
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The Ocean City Board of Education recognizes achievements of girls' basketball and swimming teams.
Superintendent of Schools Kathleen Taylor and the Ocean City Board of Education took time before Wednesday's public meeting to recognize academic and athletic achievers. Ocean City Intermediate School seventh-grader Juliet Evangelista finished in third place among more than 200 entrants in the Cape May County Earth Day Logo Contest. The Ocean City High School girls' swimming team captured the Cape-Atlantic League National Division title for the second straight year and broke 10 individual and relay school records in the process. Coach Katie Merz recognized the following individuals: Maddie Brady, Erin Myers, Gabby Breazeale, Lauren Bowersock, Ashlyn Roze, Devon Grisbaum, Noel Styer, Casey Merrill and Mel Wilezol. The Ocean City High School…
The school honors its top scholars for the third marking period of the 2012-13 school year.
Ocean City High School has published its honor roll for the third marking period of the 2012-13 school year. Students receiving "Distinguished Honors" have earned a grade-point average of 3.8 or above (on a scale of four). Students receiving "Honors" have earned a 3.3 to 3.799. 9th Grade Distinguished Honors Caitlin Aldridge Jordan Allegretto Madison Anderson Justin Angelastro Joshua Arnold Noah Aungst Charity Beckert Alyssa Bellucci Emma Bergman Clare Blumberg Kate Blumberg Caitlin Bond Samantha Bornhardt Seona Boyle Olivia Briggs Harlee Cancelosi Francis Casey Joshua Childs Zacharey Chopek Joseph Clifford Anna Colbert William Cundiff Patrick Cusack Thomas Cusack Lauren Davidson Trevon Dorn Madison Dougherty Mark Doughten Hallie …
Monday, April 22, 2013
Local students join tens of thousands of others worldwide in an attempt to break a world record on Bubbles 4 Autism Day.
More than a million Americans live with autism, and on Monday afternoon an even greater number of bubbles floated above the Earth. Last year, 57,202 people in 303 different places worldwide blew bubbles to set an unofficial world record and raise awareness as part of the annual Bubbles 4 Autism awareness day. This year, an even greater number — including students at Ocean City High School, Ocean City Intermediate School and Ocean City Primary School — attempted to set an official Guiness World Record by blowing bubbles on Monday, April 22. "Bubbles are symbols of joy, hope and laughter," the Ventnor-based organization Faces 4 Autism writes on its website. "They bring people together. When we Blow Bubbles for Autism together, we create a …