Delcastle and St. Georges are looking to partner with Code Differently. "Code Differently aims to bridge the tech access gap by equipping youth with the technical and cognitive skills they’ll need to excel in technology-driven classrooms and workplaces." We look forward to this partnership and meeting the goal of offering our students cooperative work experiences and after-school enrichment.

As an organization, always be on the lookout to build partnerships and make positive connections for our students.

Weekly Brief: Gov. Carney visits HVT

Kicking off the new school year, Gov. John Carney and Delaware Education Secretary Susan Bunting visited a number of schools throughout the state this week. Hodgson was on their schedule Wednesday morning. Dr. Lamey and his team were honored to host Gov. Carney, Secretary Bunting, State Rep. Earl Jaques and State Sen. Nichole Poore. After a brief discussion about trends in vo-tech education, they toured several CTE and academic classrooms and spoke with students and teachers

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Weekly Brief: Worthwhile read regarding vaping

I foresee a large public awareness campaign by various organizations in the near future.

The Mysterious Vaping Illness That's Becoming an Epidemic

Up Ahead

As we start getting into the normalcy of the school year and we enter our first five day school week, be sure meet everyday with expectations of excellence.

As a school team or within your division, please identify what excellence looks like and sounds like in very specific areas. If we don't have a clear picture of what we want and where we are going, we cannot lead effectively.

There is a popular book titled, Don't Sweat the Small Stuff. However, I actually want you to sweat the small stuff--the nuances and particulars that make a difference.

Quote on Principle M--Management

"You manage things; you lead people."

~Grace Hopper

Going Beyond...Grace Hopper

When we think of technology and innovation, we tend to think of current icons or recent advances in the field. When you have a moment check out the extraordinary career of Rear Admiral Grace Hopper. A pioneer in many respects. Enjoy!

Important Dates

9/19 – Parent Night

9/20 – Unity Day (about 30 students from each school will come to the Sharpe center for a day of leadership).

9/23 -- Governor's Construction Career Expo