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Education in Sussex County


Public High Schools

Cape Henlopen School District – The district includes the towns of Milton, Lewes and Rehoboth Beach and the surrounding areas. It includes: 

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


Delmar School District – Delmar straddles two states, so its school district covers Delmar, Maryland and Delaware, as well as some areas of Laurel, Del., and Parsonsburg, Md.

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 and Georgetown.

Indian River High School 29772 Armory Road, Dagsboro, 732-1500, www.indianriverhighschool.com

Sussex Central High School 26026 Patriots Way, Georgetown, 934-3166, www.ss.irsd.k12.de.us


Laurel School District – The district serves the town of Laurel.

Laurel High School1133 S. Central Ave., Laurel, 875-6120, www.lhs.laurel.k12.de.us 


Milford School District – Encompassing the town of Milford, the district is located in the geographic center of the state.

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


Seaford School District – The district serves the town of Seaford.

Seaford Senior High School 399 N. Market St., Seaford, 629-4587, www.seafordbluejays.org 


Sussex Vo-Tech School District – The district serves students in Sussex County who wish to receive vocational-technical education.

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


Woodbridge School District – The district serves the towns of Bridgeville and Greenwood in Sussex and Farmington in Kent.

Woodbridge High School 307 Laws St., Bridgeville, 337-8289, 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.delmarvachristian.com

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


Colleges and Universities

Delaware Technical Community College, Owens Campus 21179 College Drive, Georgetown, 259-6000, www.dtcc.edu

University of Delaware Georgetown Campus 16483 County Seat Hwy., Georgetown, 856-1997, www.udel.edu

University of Delaware Hugh R. Sharp Campus 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, 831-2000, www.udel.edu

Wilmington University Georgetown Campus Delaware Tech Carter Partnership Center, Seashore Highway, Georgetown, 856-5780, www.wilmu.edu

Wilmington University Rehoboth Beach Campus 41 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-6295, www.wilmu.edu 


Wilmington University has campuses in all three counties.