HOWARD T. ENNIS SCHOOL WILL BE HOME TO THE BRYAN ALLEN STEVENSON SCHOOL FOR EXCELLENCE charter IN FALL 2023

Low enrollment forces new Sussex charter to delay opening

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

A Sussex County charter school that was supposed to open its doors this fall will wait another year to open. The Bryan Allen Stevenson School of Excellence, first proposed in 2017, received state approval on May 5 to open in Georgetown for the 2023-2024 school year. However, the school’s enrollment numbers did not meet the state’s requirements. All charter schools …

Leaders of three Sussex County charter schools highlighted their programs and needs during a legislative breakfast Thursday. (Jarek Rutz/Delaware LIVE News)

3 Sussex charters ask for more legislative help

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

Officials from three Sussex County charter schools told state representatives Thursday they need more legislative support to best support their students and communities. “We don’t have the available resources for a wellness center,” said Eric Anderson, head of Sussex Academy. “Our kids are like any other, and they need these supports.” His school hosted a joint breakfast that included Sussex …

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Bryan Allen Stevenson charter wins state OK; will open in 2023

Jarek RutzEducation, Headlines

Howard T. Ennis school will be home to the Bryan Allen Stevenson School for Excellence in fall 2023.   After a few organizational hiccups, a new Sussex County charter school will be opening its doors in fall 2023. The Bryan Allen Stevenson School of Excellence, first proposed in 2017, received state approval on May 5, and it’s already garnered a …