Dr. Oliphant retired from Sussex Academy, after 16 years as the school’s Director of Curriculum and Instruction and a total of 50 years in public education. She was in integral part of adding a high school to the successful Sussex Academy of Arts and Sciences middle school. The high school opened in 2013.
Sussex Academy is a public charter, tuition free, school centrally located in Georgetown. Serving grades 6-12, the school practices a project based learning approach and all grade 11 and 12 participate in the International Baccalaureate program.
Photo: Steve Burke, Preston Schell, Joe Schell, Jill Burton, Nicole Silicato Miller, Michele Mundok, Patricia Oliphant, Lyndie Hertrich, Billy Scott, Stacy Short, Eric Anderson, Mike Rawl, Ernie Lopez, Brian Pettyjohn