High Road School: Southern Delaware

Staff of the Month: Dante

What impact has Dante had on colleagues and students over the past month? Dante has been apart of our building for over two years. This past month Dante has really pushed himself by teaching two subjects and taking on a special! Dante is also the football coach. Dante is the type of staff member that people want to work with. He is always there to support students, but also the staff. Dante is always willing to assist wherever is needed and never says no. His subtle sense of humor and knowledge of football always make for good [...]

2019-10-31T14:47:00-04:00October 31st, 2019|

Student of the Month: Mat

What has Mat accomplished over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Mat has really come out of his shell this month! He has maintained blue consistently through-out the month. "Mat is always helpful and respectful in class. He has really tried to be courteous, and on task every day this month!" -Mr. KC, Middle School teacher What is something Mat has accomplished so far this school year that they are proud of? Mat has struggled in the past maintaining level and a consistent schedule of work. He has been kind, alert and on task [...]

2019-10-31T14:31:27-04:00October 31st, 2019|

Welcome to Hogwarts

Welcome to Hogwarts! Our middle school classroom begun reading The Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling in early September. The class has really enjoyed the book, so much so that they transformed their classroom into Hogwarts! The students were very excited to showcase their room on back to school night! Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-09-26T09:15:51-04:00September 26th, 2019|

Student of the Month: Nicolas

What has Nicolas done over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Nicolas is a newer student to High Road School. He always come to school with a positive attitude, is a blue level student and has outstanding manners! What has Nicolas accomplished so far this school year that he is proud of? This year Nicolas has maintained Blue level points every day, and has been able to bounce back from minor set backs. Nicolas is a leader in the classroom, and shows kindness to every student and staff. During lessons he is always [...]

2019-09-20T12:27:59-04:00September 20th, 2019|

Meet our Social Worker

Alisha McCanney LCSW – School Social Worker   Alisha began her career with High Road School in 2015. Previously she worked with Wraparound Delaware supporting youth in mental health court, truancy court, and low level supervision. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-09-19T13:15:53-04:00September 19th, 2019|

Staff of the Month: Charlie Mitchell, Transition Coordinator

What impact has Charlie had on colleagues and students over the past month? Charlie joined our team in August and has jumped right in to the High Road model! He is always willing to cover a classroom, take a student for a break and is quick to assist wherever needed! Why did the team select Charlie as Staff of the Month? We chose Charlie as our Staff of the Month because he is always willing to help others, and works very hard to get our students out into the community each week. "Charlie has been a great [...]

2019-09-17T09:53:54-04:00September 17th, 2019|

Come and Salsa with US!

On our opening day of training we put our heads together for a great team building activity. Using our "US" motto we challenged the staff to work with new members and each team was to create a salsa, a logo, and a presentation! The salsa's were then taste tested and voted for by peers. It was amazing to watch us continue to grow as a team! Team AREA 51 took 1st place, and team Saucey took 2nd! Thank you to our Director Scott Polleck for bringing this fun and creative idea back from the conference! What a great way [...]

2019-08-28T13:30:50-04:00August 28th, 2019|

Our Team Across Delaware

The whole High Road School from across Delaware got together for a fun filled day of training! We now have 3 stand alone schools and 4 in district classrooms in the state of Delaware and are constantly expanding! We are all so excited to begin the year! Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-08-28T11:32:41-04:00August 28th, 2019|