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Board of Education Reorganizational Meeting

Date:
Time: 6 PM
Location: Meeting location:https://us04web.zoom.us/j/73243167816?pwd=UEJ1elE1blFnWFp2c0lxNzF1TGlmdz09 Meeting ID: 732 4316 7816 Passcode: 6fdXXV

Board of Education Meeting

Date:
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 Public participation requests should be emailed to sherri.anthony@seaford.k12.de.us by 4 p.m. on Monday July 6, 2020. Email must include your name, telephone number, address, and the matter on which you wish to address the board. Executive session will follow the regular meeting if necessary.

News and Announcements

Mr. Mengel, Supervisor of Nutrition Services Wins Award!! Featured Photo

Mr. Mengel, Supervisor of Nutrition Services Wins Award!!

Congratulations to Mr. William (Bill) Mengel on being named the 2020 State of Delaware School Nutrition Supervisor of the Year! Mr. Mengel works tirelessly with his staff to ensure the best nutrition service possible. His summer food service program is a model for the State and this year with the closure of schools due to Covid-19 he and his staff served over 70,000 meals from March through June and went right into the summer food program.
Governor Carney Announces Delaware Schools May Open in Hybrid Scenario Featured Photo

Governor Carney Announces Delaware Schools May Open in Hybrid Scenario

Delaware Governor John Carney Governor Carney Announces Delaware Schools May Open in Hybrid Scenario Data on COVID-19 community spread in Delaware indicates mix of remote and in-person instruction WILMINGTON, Del. – Based on a review of COVID-19 data in Delaware, Governor John Carney and the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) announced on Tuesday that Delaware schools may open under a hybrid scenario next month, with a mix of in-person and remote instruction and significant safety precautions to limit transmission of COVID-19.
SSD Board Approves Revised 2020-21 School Calendar Featured Photo

SSD Board Approves Revised 2020-21 School Calendar

At the last night’s Board of Education Meeting the Board voted to change the 2020-21 School Calendar. The District and SEA leadership worked together on the new calendar. The first day for all students is Tuesday, September 8, 2020.
Reopening Family Questionnaire Featured Photo

Reopening Family Questionnaire

Greetings Seaford BlueJays, The Seaford School District is prepared to educate our students with the same high standard we all expect, whether that is done in our physical buildings, or at home through distance learning. BlueJays take care of one another! For the coming school year each student will be loaned a district owned Chromebook to use for on-line instruction. Students will be held accountable for active engagement during on-line instruction days. Student attendance will also be taken during the on-line sessions. Our district teaching staff will also engage in professional development to ensure they are ready to deliver this type of instruction to our students. We are launching a questionnaire that is asking which option you prefer for your child(ren). We believe that our students learn best when they can be engaged in the classroom through in-person instruction. However, we know that we must have options available for safety considerations. Communicate your honest thoughts by participating in our questionnaire located at this link: https://survey.sogosurvey.com/r/tAC6Hv as soon as possible and no later than Friday, August 7th. These questionnaires are very important for the district. The data obtained from the questionnaires will help us determine bus routes as well as class assignments. Families will decide for how their child will be educated for the first marking period. We want you to have a voice in this process. We ask each of you to please take the family survey for each of your individual students on the reopening of schools.