State Comptroller Peter Franchot will be at Deal Island Elementary School on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 1:45 PM to present the Silver Hammer Award. “As a member of the Board of Public Works, which approves the state's annual Public School Construction Program, Comptroller Peter Franchot is proud of the state's unprecedented capital investments in education. Click on the title to read more.
On October 7, 2016, Deal Island Elementary School teacher Kolby Noble will be honored with her colleagues from across the state as one of 24 local Teachers of the Year at the annual Maryland Teacher of the Year Gala held at Martin's West in Baltimore. She will be accompanied by family, colleagues, Board members and school system leaders. Over 1200 people will be in attendance. Educational , business and political leaders will be on hand to recognized Mrs. Noble and her colleagues for helping to make Maryland's educational system one of the best in the nation. One teacher from the 24 will be chosen as Maryland's Teacher of the Year. Click on the title for more information.
On Saturday, September 17, 2016, the Washington High School Band under the direction of Caitlin Hetland performed God Bless America and the Crisfield High School Band under the direction of Heather McHenry performed Maryland My Maryland. The lyrics were sung by sophomore band and chorus member.
During the past six years the employee outreach program of Sherwin Williams in Crisfield has donated thousands of dollars worth of school supplies to Somerset County Public Schools. Those school supplies have been distributed to hundreds of students who have lacked the funds to purchase basic supplies at the beginning of the year. Click on the title for more information.
Students in the Masonry class at JM Tawes Technology and Career Center are learning about the aspects of "laying bricks." Click on the title for more information.