Governor Carney announces new investments in City schools

"A new education initiative on behalf of Wilmington’s children", Mayor Mike Purzycki WILMINGTON (DE): Governor John Carney joined members of the General Assembly and public education advocates at Stubbs Early Education Center on Wednesday to...

Delmarva Power launches “Paint the tank” contest for high school students

Eco-art contest offers New Castle County students $5,000 scholarship and opportunity to have artwork memorialized on Wilmington landmark. NEWARK (DE): Delmarva Power’s storage tank is being repainted this summer and the company is giving local...

Study suggest school shootings are rare and not epidemic

As America recovers from yet another school shooting, Headlines are dominating the March for Our Lives movement as gun violence remains an ongoing issue. WILMINGTON (DE): The deadly school shooting last month in Parkland, Florida,...

State Police to begin violent intruder seminars for schools

There’s nothing more important than protecting our children. Being prepared is the first step in protecting our children while at school, and Delaware State Police want Delaware schools to know what to do and...

2017 High School graduation rate hit record high

The annual Delaware Department of Education reports, which will be presented to the State Board of Education tonight, show an overall graduation rate of 85.75 percent in 2017. DOVER (DE): The graduation rate for several...

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