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Del. DOE to provide support, coaching for college financial aid

College is more expensive than it’s ever been, but a state agency is trying to financially ease the burden for


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Get to know Delaware’s 2x poetry queen, Maiss Hussein

The back-to-back scholastic poetry champion won her most recent crown with a poem she says was way out of her


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Wilmington Friends: 27,500 free meals to celebrate 275th year

Wilmington Friends School, celebrating its 275th anniversary this year, will dig into its Quaker roots with a massive meal drive


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19 to compete for 8 seats in May 14 school board elections

In a light year for school board races, 19 candidates are vying for eight open seats across eight of the


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Li, Gupta to represent Delaware in national science camp

Two First State high schoolers are on their way to the Mountaineer State to represent Delaware at the 61st National


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4 Delaware teachers finalists for national math, science award

In a time where science and math teachers are hard to come by, four of them from the First State


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Many happy with mandatory school board finance training bill

School board members, who are in large part responsible for the spending decisions of millions of dollars from school districts,


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Cape Henlopen referendum fails, unofficial results show

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. The residents of Cape Henlopen School District have voted down a


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All 7 board members agree: Fire Bradley Layfield

The Indian River School District Board of Education on Thursday voted to uphold the termination of a school principal enmeshed


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Great Oaks on track to meet all 16 conditions to stay open

The State Board of Education Thursday night announced promising progress on conditions placed on a charter school that has been


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Don Patton steps away from WLC, group seeks another extension 

One of the champions of improving education in Delaware is resigning from the Wilmington Learning Collaborative’s governing council. Don Patton,


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Freire celebrates new athletic facility, home-court advantage

It felt like a carnival on 14th Street as Wilmington’s Freire Charter School unveiled its $5.3 million athletic center to


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Here’s what happens now in districts whose referendums passed

Now that Colonial, Red Clay and Brandywine have had successful referendums, residents of those school districts may be wondering when…

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Teacher pay committee to focus now on career ladders 

The state committee responsible for making recommendations on the pay of educators now turns its focus to creating leadership and…

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DSU widens global presence with University of Belize alliance

  Delaware State University has created a partnership it hopes will lead to future opportunities in Belize, a nation on…

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Schools await final $3.8M for downtown gym, learning center

Three schools sharing the same building in downtown Wilmington are eagerly awaiting the hoped-for completion of an $18 million project…

Jarek Rutz posted at 11:03 am

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Caesar Rodney HS: 5x state culinary competition winners

The young cooks from Caesar Rodney School District are state champs once again. Caesar Rodney High School’s culinary team recently…

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Smyrna School District referendum fails

Smyrna School District’s capital and operating referendum to raise local revenue for it school’s has failed. It’s request to raise…

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Here’s how Delaware slices its school funding pie

One might find it hard to believe that laundry, driver’s ed and athletic travel and equipment are considered “instructional costs”…

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Hodgson’s Maiss Hussein repeats as Delaware Poetry Out Loud champ

Maiss Hussein, a senior at Paul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School, is once again Delaware’s Poetry Out Loud winner.…

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Colonial referendum passes one day after Red Clay’s success

Colonial School District’s capital and operating referendum has passed, a day after Red Clay’s referendum also passed. With the successful…

Jarek Rutz posted at 10:34 pm

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Legislature to be briefed on new school funding report

Delaware’s legislators will get their first official look next week at a recently released funding report that suggests changes to…

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Ursuline’s record $5M Fusco donation to rebuild, expand gym

A downtown Wilmington Catholic girls school has received the largest donation in its 130-year history, and students rocked its gymnasium…

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Red Clay referendum passes with large support

The referendum for the Red Clay Consolidated School District, the largest school district in Delaware, has passed. The district’s residents…

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    Delaware State Police arrested 40-year-old Bryan Gray of New Castle, Delaware, for a series of shopliftings from a Wilmington area
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    Troopers Arrest Man for Aggravated Menacing with Knife in Bear

    Delaware State Police arrested 43-year-old Yonghua Xu of Bear, Delaware, for aggravated menacing with a knife Wednesday morning in Bear. On
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    State Police Asking for Public’s Help Locating Suspect Vehicles in Fatal Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Crash

    The Delaware State Police continues to investigate the fatal pedestrian hit-and-run crash that occurred on Harbeson Road last week. Troopers
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    State Police Asking for Public’s Help Locating Suspect Vehicles in Fatal Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Crash

    The Delaware State Police continues to investigate the fatal pedestrian hit-and-run crash that occurred on Harbeson Road last week. Troopers
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    Symphony readies for a season of music director tryouts

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    Delaware State Police arrested 23-year-old Elijah Lambert of Dover, Delaware, for a felony gun charge on Friday night near Frederica.
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