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Sussex Academy Welcomes Tim Elmer
  • Sussex Academy Welcomes Tim Elmer
    Georgetown, DE. New STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) teacher, Tim Elmer joined the Sussex Academy faculty in January. Elmer graduated with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech. For 19 years he was employed as a design engineer and engineering project leader developing satellite electronics for Motorola and General Electric. One of his many career projects included working on the satellite used by Google Earth. Following his completion of the Alternative Route for Teaching Certificate from the University of Delaware, Elmer beg....

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Seaford School District is ‘Building Bridges’ with the Community
  • Seaford School District is ‘Building Bridges’ with the Community
    In an ongoing effort to connect with and involve parents, representatives of Seaford School District held informational sessions at local Haitian and Hispanic churches over the last two weeks. Facilitated by Mark Phelps, Associate Principal at Seaford Middle School, the sessions offered the opportunity for parents to communicate with school officials in both Creole and Spanish. The initiative, "Building Bridges," aimed to create a collaboration between the schools, students’ homes, and the community, where the responsibility for children’s learning is a shared endeavor. Phelps talked w....

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  • Interested in becoming a volunteer mentor?
    Creative Mentoring trains adults to work one-on-one with a child to help the child grow and develop his/her potential. Mentors volunteer one hour per week in a district school near their home or workplace. They mentor students who have been identified by the school counselor, staff member, or parent as needing some additional one-on-one attention by a caring adult. The Creative Mentoring training is an important component of the application process, providing information that prepares adults to be effective mentors, including defining the role of a mentor, suggestions for activities, and....
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  • Sussex Academy High School Open House
    Georgetown, DE. Sussex Academy will be hosting an open house for grades 9 – 11 from 9:00AM to 11:00AM on Saturday, February 21, 2015. Sussex Academy, a public, tuition free, charter school is located at 21150 Airport Road, Georgetown, Delaware. Currently serving grades 6-10, Sussex Academy will add grade 11 in fall 2015 and complete the school with grade 12 in fall 2016. Sussex Academy uses an Expeditionary Learning Approach and will add an International Baccalaureate Program for Grades 11 and 12. Sussex Academy students also participate in Interscholastic Athletics (DIAA) and extra c....
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La Academia celebra la Semana Nacional de Elección de Escuela
  • La Academia celebra la Semana Nacional de Elección de Escuela
    Wilmington– La Academia Antonia Alonso celebró una jornada de puertas abiertas el miércoles 28 de enero para celebrar la Semana Nacional de Elección de Escuela en el Edificio de Educación de la Comunidad ubicado en el centro de Wilmington. Fue una noche muy concurrida en La Academia con muchas familias asistiendo a celebrar la Semana Nacional de Elección de Escuela. La jornada de puertas abiertas contó con un recorrido por la escuela, una sesión de información y ayuda con el proceso de inscripción. Durante el evento las familias pudieron hacer preguntas y obtener más información sobre lo ....

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  • Stand by Me
    $tand By Me® Helps College-Bound Students and Parents Tackle the Dreaded FAFSA Form 
Workshops held thought Delaware to help students and parents achieve their college dreams. $tand By Me® reminds parents with high school students that it’s time to fill out and submit the Free Application For Federal Student Aid — or FAFSA — for the 2015-2016 academic year. It is the first step in getting help to pay for college. Schools use the results from completing the FAFSA to help them determine how much and what type (grant, scholarship, work study or loan) of financial aid a student is el....
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  • Delaware 4-H invites local alumni to check in, help youth win $10,000 science sponsorship
    Chevy Chase, MD (January 20, 2015) – Delaware 4-H announced today they are competing in a national contest to win a $10,000 “Innovation Incubator” Science Sponsorship. Local 4-H alumni will determine the outcome. The contest is part of the 4-H GROWN Alumni Campaign, sponsored by National 4-H Council and HughesNet. The interactive campaign invites the estimated 25 million 4-H alumni across the U.S. to help direct sponsorship funding by checking in, tagging friends and casting votes to bring more science innovation experiences to youth in their hometown communities. When a local 4-H alum....
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  • Response from Sussex Academy School Board and School Director to ACLU complaint
    Recently the ACLU filed a complaint against the State of Delaware Department of Education and Red Clay School District.  The Sussex Academy School Board and School Director has written a response to this complaint as it relates to Sussex Academy. “Seventeen years ago, a group of Sussex County parents wrote a charter to establish an accelerated middle school. Their intention was to open a public school accessible to a cross section of middle school students within a small, student-centered caring environment in Georgetown, the geographic center of the county. These “Founders” built a schoo....
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  • Delaware Office of Early Learning Website—www.greatstartsdelaware.com—Expands Resources Focused on Increasing Timely Kindergarten Registration
    Wilmington, Delaware, January 14, 2015—The family-focused website providing Delaware families with infants, toddlers and pre-school age children access to a comprehensive collection of resources for early education and learning—www.greatstartsdelaware.com— announced today the addition of two new tabs. The tabs— Get Ready for Kindergarten and Delaware Readiness Teams—are part of a concerted effort to guide families through the kindergarten registration process and make them aware of the importance of registering children for kindergarten before the school year begins. Each year schools str....
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  • New Start Program to Offer Tutoring Workshops in Adult Literacy
    ODESSA, Del. – The NEW START Learning Program, an adult education program providing free adult basic education (ABE) and English-as-a- second- language (ESL) services to adults in lower New Castle County, will host tutor training workshops throughout the region January 26 through January 30 for those with an interest in the cause of literacy. In the U.S., more than 30 million adults cannot read, write or do basic math above a third grade level. In New Castle County, over 12,000 adults over the age of 25 have less than a ninth grade education, making it difficult or impossible to fill out....
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  • Estudia el Bachillerato a Distancia “B@UNAM”
    La Sección Consular de la Embajada de México en Washington D.C. informa sobre el programa de Bachillerato a Distancia de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México “B@UNAM” con validez oficial en México. El Bachillerato a Distancia B@UNAM es una modalidad de estudios multidisciplinaria que se estudia a través de internet y cuenta con asesores altamente calificados. La convocatoria abrió en el mes de junio y concluirá el 14 de enero del del 2015. Para informes sobre los costos, la duración y la modalidad del programa, consulta la página http://www.bunam.unam.mx, envía un correo a l....
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  • Sussex Academy Announces High School Openings
    Georgetown, DE. Sussex Academy is currently accepting applications for grade 6 and high school. The open enrollment period will end on January 15, 2015. Sussex Academy is currently open to any student in grades 6-11 who resides in Delaware. Grade 12 will be added in 2016. Dr. Patricia Oliphant, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, said, “For the past 10 years Sussex Academy has received twice as many applications from parents of incoming sixth grade students as there are seats available. Consequently, we will hold a public lottery for all open sixth grade positions on Janua....
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  • Genealogy help now available at the Delaware Public Archives
    Have you ever wondered about your family history but didn’t know where to start? Are you a genealogist or researcher that has “hit a wall” with your research? The Delaware Public Archives is pleased to announce that volunteers from local genealogical societies will be on site to help you with your research on Saturday, November 8 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Our volunteers will be available to answer your questions, show you what resources DPA has available and explain how you can use them. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover more about your family tree. Pre-registration for thi....
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  • A Beginner's Guide to the Common Core
    The controversial Common Core State Standards are already in our schools – yet most of us know very little about what these new standards are and how they are impacting students and teachers. Here are some basic facts about the standards: • Delaware never officially voted to accept the Common Core. The state "agreed" to meet the standards in exchange for receiving Race to the Top money. The information on Common Core was buried in the fine print. • The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), which is used to measure a student's mastery of reading, writing, and math, has been modified to meet C....
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  • Voters Influence The Future
    If you look at the decisions that are made by our public officials, it's easy to see that they are influenced by the people who vote them into office. That's why voting is so critical to the Latino community. At the same time lets also remember that voting is important not just in the upcoming November 4th election, but in every election at the local, state and national levels. The future of the Latino community and in the long run the future of our nation is at stake because we cannot have a strong America without a strong vibrant Hispanic community. The two are inextricably linked given th....
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