December 1, 2020
Alice Williams Named Delaware Educational Support Professional of the Year
Alice Williams, a senior administrative secretary from Christina School District’s Jennie E. Smith Elementary School, is the state’s first Delaware Educational Support Professional of the Year (EPSY). Secretary of Education Susan Bunting surprised Alice by presenting her with the award at her school.
McVey Elementary School Named
National ESEA Distinguished School
“We are so proud of the hard work, dedication and consistent determination on developing a love for reading in their students by the Faculty and Staff of McVey Elementary. They have truly shown that it takes a team of caring people to breed success in students,” said Dr. Dan Shelton, Superintendent of Schools. 
Keene Elementary School Receives
Phase 4 DE-PBS Recognition
The Department of Education and Delaware Positive Behavior Support Project is pleased to recognize William B. Keene’s efforts to enhance school climate, positive behavior and social-emotional competencies and for building teams in the use of data, establishing systems and utilizing best practices to meet desired outcomes. 
Wilson Elementary School
3rd Grader Wins National Poster Contest
Wilson Elementary School third-grader Addison R. was named as the overall winner for the 2020 National Children's Dental Health Month Poster Contest. In addition to Addison's award, bookmarks of her winning poster will be presented to the school.
Upcoming Meetings & Events
Bancroft Construction Planning Meeting to be Held December 1
Christina families and community are invited to hear more about the new learning environment planned for The Bancroft School. The public is encouraged to provide input for the innovative teaching and learning spaces that will benefit generations of Wilmington families. This is the initial meeting to provide an overview of the planned state-of-the-art facility.
FREE COVID Testing for Christina School District Staff and Students
Christina School District will host three free COVID-19 testing events during the first week of December.
  • Tues., Dec. 1 - Glasgow HS
  • Wed., Dec. 2 - Kirk MS
  • Thur., Dec. 3 - The Bancroft School
Next BOE Meeting
December 8: BOE Meeting via Zoom (Details)
Please note: Meeting dates and formats may be subject to change, depending on the District's COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness Action Plan.
We invite you to explore employment opportunities in our many schools, offices, facilities, and service areas. Recent job postings:

  • Custodian
  • Teachers
  • General Worker - Child Nutrition
  • Visiting Teachers
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Secretaries
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