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Board of Education Meeting

Time: 10 AM – 11 AM
Location: There will be a special Board of Education Meeting on July, 8, 2020 beginning promptly at 10:00 AM. This meeting will be to set the Tax Rate for SSD. Public participation with blue slip notification will take place at the beginning of the meeting. Executive session will follow the regular meeting if necessary.

News and Announcements

SSD Recognizing 2019-20 Retirees Featured Photo

SSD Recognizing 2019-20 Retirees

Mrs. Kathleen Cramer has been employed by the Seaford School District since 1990. She served as a kindergarten para-professional at West Seaford Elementary School for many years. She then transitioned to working with students in the Autism Program at both Frederick Douglass Elementary and Seaford High School in the Pre-K Autism Program. For the past two years, Mrs. Cramer has worked in the Autism Program at Blades Elementary School. Mrs. Cramer has a wealth of knowledge about working with younger students, especially students with special needs. She served as a role model for other para-professionals at Blades Elementary and worked collaboratively with the Autism teacher. Mrs. Cramer will be missed by the administration, staff and students!
Former Seaford Superintendent Passes Away Featured Photo

Former Seaford Superintendent Passes Away

Dr. Kenneth C. Madden Sr. passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020 at the age of 102. Dr. Madden served as the Superintendent of the Seaford Special School District from 1952-1967. He left Seaford to become the Delaware State Superintendent of Public Instruction (This position is now the Delaware Secretary of Education.) The auditorium at Seaford High School is named after Dr. Madden. The Seaford School District has Dr. Madden's family in its thoughts and prayers.
SSD Announces 2020-21 Building Level ESPoY Winners Featured Photo

SSD Announces 2020-21 Building Level ESPoY Winners

It is Seaford School District's honor to announce each school's Educator Support Professional of the Year (ESPoY). Blades Elementary - Denice Hill West Elementary - Jessica Hunt Central Elementary - LuAnn Holden Fredrick Douglass Elementary School - Jared Pinkerton Seaford Middle School - Selina Houston Seaford High School - Duane Henry The building level ESPoYs will now go through the district process to determine who will be named Seaford School District's 2021 Educational Support Professional of the Year. The district winner will represent Seaford and compete for the 2021 Delaware State Educational Support Professional of the Year.