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The 2018 Ultimate Guide to Schools in Delaware




Public High Schools

Appoquinimink School District

The district serves the communities of Middletown, Odessa, Townsend and Bear. It includes:

Appoquinimink High School
1080 Bunker Hill Road, Middletown • 449-3840

Middletown High School
120 Silver Lake Road, Middletown • 376-4141


Brandywine School District

The district is located in suburban northeast New Castle County, bordering Pennsylvania and the Brandywine Creek. Schools are located in Wilmington, North Wilmington and Claymont. It includes:

Brandywine High School
1400 Foulk Road, Wilmington,
479-1600, www.brandywineschools.org

Concord High School
2501 Ebright Road, Wilmington,
475-3951, www.brandywineschools.org

Mt. Pleasant High School
5201 Washington St. Ext., Wilmington,
762-7125, www.brandywineschools.org


Christina School District

The district serves the city of Newark and its surrounding areas, as well as a portion of the city of Wilmington. It includes:

Christiana High School
190 Salem Church Road, Newark,
631-2400, www.christianahs.org

Glasgow High School
1901 S. College Ave., Newark,
631-5600, www.glasgowhs.org

Newark High School
750 E. Delaware Ave., Newark,
631-4700, www.newarkhigh.org


Colonial School District

The district serves the New Castle area. It includes:

William Penn High School
713 E. Basin Road, New Castle,
323-2800, www.colonialschooldistrict.org


New Castle County Vo-Tech School District

The district serves all parts of New Castle County with quality vocational and technical education. It includes:

Delcastle Technical High School
1417 Newport Road, Wilmington,
995-8100, www.delcastleths.com

Howard High School of Technology
401 E. 12th St., Wilmington,
751-5400, www.howardhsde.com

Paul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School
2575 Glasgow Ave., Newark,
834-0990, www.hodgsonde.com

St. George’s Technical High School
555 Hyetts Corner Road, Middletown,
449-3360, www.stgeorgesde.com


Red Clay Consolidated District

The district includes northwestern sections of the city of Wilmington and its suburbs to the Pennsylvania state line, from Brandywine Creek to Pike Creek Valley, and along the Christina River back to the city line. It includes:

Alexis I. duPont High School
50 Hillside Road, Greenville,
651-2626, www.edline.net/pages/RCAIHS

Cab Calloway School of the Arts (magnet)
100 N. Dupont Road, Wilmington,
651-2700, www.cabcallowayschool.org

Conrad School of Science (magnet)
201 Jackson Ave., Wilmington, 992-5545, www.redclay.schoolwires.net/conrad

John Dickinson High School
1801 Milltown Road, Wilmington,
992-5500, www.redclay.schoolwires.net//dickinson

Thomas McKean High School
301 McKennan’s Church Road, Wilmington,
992-5520, www.redclay.schoolwires.net//mckean


Charter High Schools

Charter School of Wilmington

100 N. duPont Road, Wilmington,

651-2727, www.charterschool.org

Delaware Academy for Public Safety and Security
801 N. DuPont Hwy., New Castle,
322-6050, www.dapsscharterschool.org

Delaware Design-Lab High School
179 Stanton Christiana Road, Newark,
292-5450, www.design-labschools.org

Delaware Military Academy
112 Middleboro Road, Wilmington,
998-0745, www.demilacad.org

Freire Charter School
201 W. 14th St., Wilmington,
521-0432, www.freirewilmington.org

MOT Charter High School

1275 Cedar Lane Road, Middletown,

696-2000, www.motcharter.com

Newark Charter High School
200 McIntire Drive, Newark,
369-2001, www.ncs.charter.k12.de.us

Odyssey Charter High School
4319 Lancaster Pike, Bldg. 21, Wilmington
516-8000, odysseycharterschooldel.com


Private High Schools

Aquinas Academy
2370 Red Lion Road, Bear,
838-9601, www.aquinasacademy.net

Archmere Academy
3600 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont,
798-6632, www.archmereacademy.com

Caravel Academy
2801 Del Laws Road, Bear,
834-8938, www.caravel.org

Centreville Layton School
6201 Kennett Pike, Centreville,
571-0230, www.centrevillelayton.org

Concord Christian Academy
2510 Marsh Road, Wilmington,
475-3247, www.concordchristian.com

Fairwinds Christian School
801 Seymour Road, Bear,
328-7404, www.fcsknights.com

The New School
812 Elkton Road, Newark,
456-9838, www.thenewschool.com

Red Lion Christian Academy
1390 Red Lion Road, Bear,
834-2526, www.redlionca.org

Salesianum School
1801 N. Broom St., Wilmington,
654-2495, www.salesianum.org

Sanford School
6900 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin,
239-5263, www.sanfordschool.org

St. Andrew’s School
350 Noxontown Road, Middletown,
378-9511, www.standrews-de.org

Tall Oaks Classical School
1390 Red Lion Road, Bear,
738-3337, www.talloaksclassicalschool.org

The Tatnall School
1501 Barley Mill Road, Wilmington,
998-2292, www.tatnall.org

Tower Hill School
2813 W. 17th St., Wilmington,
575-0550, www.towerhill.org

Ursuline Academy
1106 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington,
658-7158, www.ursuline.org

Wilmington Christian School
825 Loveville Road, Hockessin,
239-2121, www.wilmingtonchristian.org

Wilmington Friends School
101 School Road, Wilmington,
576-2900, www.wilmingtonfriends.org


Diocese of Wilmington

The Roman Catholic schools in the Diocese of Wilmington may be parochial, regional, diocesan, independent or private. They include:

Padua Academy
905 N. Broom St., Wilmington,
421-3739, www.paduaacademy.org

St. Elizabeth High School
1500 Cedar St., Wilmington,
656-3369, www.sehs.org

St. Mark’s High School
2501 Pike Creek Road, Wilmington,
738-3300, www.stmarkshs.net


Colleges and Universities

Delaware College of Art and Design
600 N. Market St., Wilmington,
622-8000, www.dcad.edu

Delaware State University
3931 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington,
254-5334, www.desu.edu

Delaware Technical Community College
400 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark,
454-3900; 300 N. Orange St., Wilmington,
571-5300, www.dtcc.edu

Goldey-Beacom College
4701 Limestone Road, Wilmington,
998-8814, www.gbc.edu

Springfield College Wilmington
School of Professional and Continuing Studies
The Nemours Building, 1007 Orange St., No. 500, Wilmington,
658-5720, www.springfieldcollege.edu

University of Delaware
Main Campus in Newark, 831-2792;
Wilmington Campus, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave.,
573-4401; www.udel.edu

Widener University
Delaware Law School
4601 Concord Pike, Wilmington,
477-2100, delawarelaw.widener.edu

Wilmington University
320 DuPont Hwy., New Castle, 356-4636;
31 & 47 Reads Way, New Castle, 655-5400;
3509 Silverside Road, No. 100, Wilmington, 478-2491;
651 N. Broad St., Middletown, 378-0360; www.wilmu.edu



Public High Schools

Caesar Rodney School District

The Caesar Rodney School District consists of lands stretching across the middle of the state in a 20-mile band, from the Maryland border to the Delaware Bay. It includes:

Caesar Rodney High School
239 Old North Road, Camden,
697-2161, www.crhs.cr.k12.de.us


Capital School District

The Capital School District is located within and encompasses the corporate limits of the city of Dover. It includes:

Dover High School
One Dover High Drive, Dover, 241-2400,


Lake Forest School District

Lake Forest School District serves students in southern Kent County. The district includes the towns of Bowers Beach, Felton, Frederica, Harrington and Viola. It includes:

Lake Forest High School
5407 Killens Pond Road, Felton,
284-9291, www.lf.k12.de.us/lfhs


Milford School District

Encompassing the town of Milford, the Milford School District is located in the center of the state. It includes:

Milford High School
1019 N. Walnut St., Milford,
422-1610, mhs.milfordschooldistrict.org


Polytech School District

Polytech School District provides educational programs and training for students in grades 9-12 (Polytech High School) and for adults (Polytech Adult Education) throughout Kent County. It includes:

Polytech High School
823 Walnut Shade Road, Woodside,
697-3255, www.polytechpanthers.com


Smyrna School District

The Smyrna School District encompasses 179 square miles in central Delaware. It is comprised of three communities: Kenton, Clayton and Smyrna. Its boundaries are southern New Castle County and northern Kent County from the Delaware Bay on the east to the Maryland state line on the west. It includes:

Smyrna High School
500 Duck Creek Pkwy., Smyrna,
653-8581, shs.smyrna.k12.de.us


Charter High Schools

Early College High School at Delaware State University
1200 N. DuPont Hwy., Dover,
678-3247, echs.desu.edu

First State Military Academy
355 W. Duck Creek Road, Clayton,
223-2150, www.fsmilitary.org

Positive Outcomes Charter School
3337 S. DuPont Hwy., Camden,
697-8805, www.positiveoutcomescs.org


Private High Schools

Calvary Christian Academy
1143 E. Lebanon Road, Dover,
697-7860, www.wearecca.com

Capitol Baptist School
401 Kesselring Ave., Dover, 732-2410,

Central Christian School
220 W. Denneys Road, Dover,
492-8772, www.central-christian-school.org

Milford Christian School
6062 Old Shawnee Road, Milford,
422-9795, www.firstbaptistofmilford.com/milford-christian-school


Diocese of Wilmington

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wilmington encompasses all three counties in Delaware and serves students K-12. It has one high school in Kent County:

St. Thomas More Academy
133 Thomas More Drive, Magnolia,
697-8100, www.saintmore.org


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Colleges and Universities

Delaware State University
1200 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover,
857-6060, www.desu.edu

Delaware Technical Community College Terry Campus
100 Campus Drive, Dover,
857-1000, www.dtcc.edu

University of Delaware
700 Campus Drive, Dover,
857-1214, udel.edu

Wesley College
120 N. State St., Dover,
736-2300, www.wesley.edu

Wilmington University
3282 N. DuPont Hwy., Bldg. A, Dover, 734-2594;
261 Chad St., Room 301, Dover Air Force Base, 674-8726,



Public High Schools

Cape Henlopen School District

The district serves students in the towns of Milton, Lewes and Rehoboth Beach.

Cape Henlopen High School
1250 Kings Hwy., Lewes, 645-7711,


Delmar School District

Delmar’s straddling of two states means its district covers Delmar, Md., and Delmar, Del.

Delmar High School
200 N. Eighth St., Delmar,
846-9544, www.delmar.k12.de.us


Indian River School District

The district is one of the largest in Delaware, serving the towns of Selbyville, Frankford, Dagsboro, Gumboro, Fenwick Island, Bethany Beach, Ocean View, Millsboro, Georgetown and other areas in Sussex County. It includes:


Indian River High School
29772 Armory Road, Dagsboro,
732-1500, irhs.irsd.net

Sussex Central High School
26026 Patriots Way, Georgetown,
934-3166, schs.irsd.net


Laurel School District

The district serves the town of Laurel.

Laurel High School
1133 S. Central Ave., Laurel,
875-6120, www.lhs.laurelschooldistrict.org


Milford School District

Encompassing the town of Milford. It includes:

Milford High School
1019 N. Walnut St., Milford, 422-1610,


Seaford School District

The district serves the town of Seaford and surrounding areas. It includes:

Seaford Senior High School
390 N. Market St., Seaford,
629-4587, www.seafordbluejays.org


Sussex Vo-Tech School District

The district serves students in Sussex County with a vocational-technical education.

Sussex Technical High School
17099 County Seat Hwy., Georgetown,
856-0961, www.sussexvt.k12.de.us


Woodbridge School District

The district serves the towns of Bridgeville and Greenwood in Sussex County and Farmington in Kent. It includes:

Woodbridge High School
14712 Woodbridge Road, Greenwood,
232-3333, www.wsd.k12.de.us/whs/whs.HTM


Charter High Schools

Sussex Academy
21150 Airport Road, Georgetown,
856-3636, www.sussexacademy.org


Private High Schools

Delmarva Christian High School
21777 Sussex Pines Road, Georgetown,
856-4040, www.dchs.me

Greenwood Mennonite School
12802 Mennonite School Road, Greenwood,
349-4131, www.gms-flames.org

Seaford Christian Academy
110 Holly St., Seaford,
629-7161, www.seafordchristian.org


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Colleges and Universities

Delaware State University
William A. Carter Partnership Center, Georgetown,
500-7011, www.desu.edu

Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus
21225 College Drive, Georgetown,
856-5780, www.dtcc.edu

University of Delaware
18800 Seashore Hwy., Georgetown, 855-1657;
700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, 831-2792,

Wilmington University
21225 College Drive, Georgetown, 856-5780;
41 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth, 227-6295, www.wilmu.edu

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