A professional debut for young actors

“We were very lucky to find such talented young actors here in Delaware.”  Those are the words of Sanford Robbins, founder and Producing Artistic Director of the Resident Ensemble Players (REP), the professional theater at the University of Delaware. He wasn’t making...

Leadership in Service

The Jr./Sr. High School was selected by the Jefferson Awards Foundation and Students In Action as the Delaware Recipient For Outstanding Service by a High School and will represent the state at the Jefferson Awards National Ceremony and Gala Event held in Washington,...
Biotech Teacher of the Year

Biotech Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Melanie Mundell received the Delaware Bio Science Educator of the Year Award at the Delaware Bio Science 2016 Annual Awards at the DuPont Country Club in April. In accepting her award, Mrs. Mundell was joined by leaders from industry, academia, government, and...

Newark library publishes students

Four primary and intermediate school students are now published authors!  Grant Blackett (K), Joshua Koenemann (3rd grade), Samantha Koenemann (5th grade) and Makena Simmons (4th grade) had their work published in the library’s PAGES literary and arts magzine for...

State Geography Bee champ does it again

After winning consecutive school championships, 7th grader Rohan Kanchana made a return trip to the State Geography Bee.  Last year, Rohan was crowned state champion.  In the 2016 state finals, Rohan fought very hard, making it into the top 10.  He got no questions...
Sixth-grader is state’s top speller

Sixth-grader is state’s top speller

Raphael Kim, a sixth-grader, outlasted more than 60 competitors, most of them older, at the Delaware Spelling Bee held in March.  Raphael won the competition by correctly spelling her final word, “manifesto.”  She will next compete in the national spelling bee held in...