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How is state grad. rate 88% with 31% math proficiency, 41% ELA?

Although just 31% of students in Delaware are proficient in math and 41% are proficient in English language arts, the…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 12:34 pm

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Christina seeking $150+ million from state for capital projects

The Christina School District is set to ask the state for well over $150 million dollars this summer to help…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 10:15 am

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School behavioral infractions remain above 30,000 annually

A state committee created to evaluate and make recommendations to improve the environment of schools had its third meeting Monday…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 9:48 am

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Get to know Milford’s Shannon Gronau, Behavioral Pro of the Year

Shannon Gronau from the Milford School District believes the movement behind mental health after the pandemic has shifted the paradigm…

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UD, DSU raise tuition for next year, Del Tech stays the same 

The cost of going to college in Delaware has gone up – again. For what seems to be a yearly…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 10:20 am

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New Sussex charter school boosts enrollment, set to open this fall

From delaying opening for a year to having to create a waitlist, it’s fair to say that there’s a lot…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 10:57 am

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65 students develop biopharma products in NIIMBL contest 

Students from the Charter School of Wilmington said a new partnership with a national biopharmaceutical institute has helped them find…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 2:00 pm

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More Capital schools move to remote learning

Parents of Capital School District say more schools have gone remote and asynchronous for part of this week, but the…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 11:14 am

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Delaware College of Art and Design announces it’s closing

The Delaware College of Art and Design is closing, it announced today on Facebook and in a letter from its…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 3:52 pm

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Parents upset as staffing issues close special needs school

Some Capital School District parents are upset they had little more than 24 hours notice to make plans for their…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 2:41 pm

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WLC sets metrics of success; hires reading, trauma groups

A state agency aiming to rapidly improve education in the city of Wilmington has finally organized what measurables it will…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 11:36 am

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Cape Henlopen referendum fails for the second time

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. Another try yields the same result for Cape Henlopen School District.…

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Jarek Rutz posted at 8:49 pm

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Milford school counselor named state Behavioral Pro of Year 

A school counselor at Mispillion Elementary School in Milford was named the 2024 Delaware Behavioral Health Professional of the Year…

Jarek Rutz posted at 10:36 am

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Meet Stephanie Sherman, ‘25 charter teacher of year

The 2025 Teacher of the Year for Delaware charter schools says the love she has for the subject she teaches…

Jarek Rutz posted at 9:12 am

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Clubs’ Youth of Year says kids need more mental health help

High school sophomore Kiara Flowers had to grow up fast, helping to manage the care of her six siblings when…

Jarek Rutz posted at 2:54 pm

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2024 Delaware school board election results

The preliminary  results for the 2024 Delaware school board elections are in, and there will be five new faces sworn…

Jarek Rutz posted at 10:13 pm

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Polls open Tuesday for school board elections

Only 16 candidates will compete for a school board seat this year when the polls open Tuesday at 7 a.m. …

Jarek Rutz posted at 4:00 pm

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Students won $125K but say real prize is helping community

Four Brandywine High School students have won $125,000 for their district by creating computer versions of popular games for students…

Jarek Rutz posted at 12:13 pm

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Redding votes to remove Christina from Wilmington

The members of the Redding Consortium for Educational Equity voted Thursday night to remove the Christina School District from the…

Jarek Rutz posted at 1:20 pm

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WLC report reaction brings promise of more inclusion

Nothing has come easy to the Wilmington Learning Collaborative, not its formation, not its hiring of an executive director and…

Jarek Rutz posted at 11:44 am

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Caesar Rodney’s 5x state culinary winners win national title

Just a few minutes of talking to the Caesar Rodney High School culinary team makes it clear why they are…

Jarek Rutz posted at 4:25 pm

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87 pledge to teach during Educators Rising signing day

The impact and caring role of teachers during a troubling childhood has sparked a career path for high schooler Leilani…

Jarek Rutz posted at 1:42 pm

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NCCVT career signing day: 300 hop into workforce

The First State workforce just broadened Monday as nearly 300 high school seniors from the New Castle County Vocational Technical…

Jarek Rutz posted at 1:08 pm

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St. Edmond’s dedicates arena focused on STEM inventors

A hamster feeder, a bed ejector and a system that uses a gyroscope and LEDs that turn bubble gum pink…

Ken Mammarella posted at 4:29 pm

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    *Update- Victim Identified* Delaware State Police Investigating Homicide in Ellendale

    Delaware State Police have identified 17-year-old Ahniya Coverdale of Harrington, Delaware, as the victim of the homicide that occurred in
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    *Update- Victim Identified* Delaware State Police Investigating Homicide in Ellendale

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    Mountaire awards scholarships to 11 children of employees

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    State Police Investigate Robbery at Wilmington Food Lion

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    State Police Investigate Robbery at Wilmington Food Lion

    Delaware State Police are actively investigating a robbery that occurred last night at Food Lion, located at 4401 Governor Printz
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    Brandywine Hundred Library at last reopens

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