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PUBLIC NOTICE - Request for members for Citizen Budget Oversight Committee
In an effort to promote fiscal transparency and community involvement, the Seaford School District has established a Citizen Budget Oversight Committee. In accordance with provisions of the Delaware Code, Title 14, Section 1508, the Seaford School District is requesting Citizen Budget Oversight Committee members (

Applications are available in the main office of all schools and the District Office as well as on the District’s website ( Completed applications should be mailed or delivered to Joanna Adams, Seaford School District, 390 North Market Street Extended, Seaford, DE 19973 by May 16, 2014.
Kindergarten Registration
An additional date for Kindergarten Registration for the 2014-15 school year has been set. The date is April 16th. All children who will be five (5) on or before August 31, 2014 are eligible to register for kindergarten. Registration is by appointment. Please call Mrs. Griffith at 302-629-4587, ext. 1500 to schedule an appointment.
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Seaford Students Successful at State Foods Contest!

We are very pleased to announce the winners from the State FCCLA (Family, Careers, and Community Leaders) Competition. All of the team put in a TON of hours for preparation and we are so proud of all they accomplished!

A special thanks to Mrs. Kimberly Simmons, Seaford Middle School Principal, and Mrs. Penny Austin-Richardson, SHS English teacher, for the tips and tricks regarding cake decorating (a side pursuit for both ladies).

Cake Decorating:

2nd place: Jen Vasquez
Jen's is an orange chiffon cake with almond buttercream

3rd place: Desiree Smith
Desiree's is a chocolate-strawberry cake with chocolate buttercream

Food Innovations:

2nd place: Thalia Torres
Check out the events for April at Frederick Douglass Elementary!

Check out the great events for April at SMS!

Kindergarten Registration Dates
Additional dates for Kindergarten Registration for the 2014-15 school year have been set. The dates are April 16 and 17. All children who will be five (5) on or before August 31, 2014 are eligible to register for kindergarten. Registration is by appointment. Please call Mrs. Griffith at 302-629-4587, ext. 1500 to schedule an appointment.
April 1: Seaford Instrumental Music Academy (SIMA) Parent night
For the parents of 4th grade students in the Seaford School District: If you are interested in enrolling your child in the Seaford Instrumental Music Academy (also known as SIMA), but have not yet done so because you would like to know more, then please join us tomorrow, Tuesday, April 1st, at 6:30 PM in our middle school auditorium for a SIMA Parent Information Night. SIMA staff will be on hand to answer your questions and applications forms will be available. Thank you.
Congratulations Seaford Future Farmers of America!

The Seaford FFA is proud to announce the results of the Delaware FFA State Convention.

Agriculture Sales team 6th place, Agriculture Communications 6th place, and finally Floriculture 6th place.

Each competition had 10 plus teams compete in each category, and after learning the ropes this year our members cannot wait to take their new knowledge and compete next year.

We are also very proud to announce that alumni AJ Cannon was elected the 2014-2015 State FFA President!

We could not be more proud of all of our members accomplishments!
Apply now for Delaware New Tech!
Any 8th grade students interested in applying to the Delaware New Tech Academy need to submit their applications by March 31, 2014. Please use the "Apply" tab under the "Admission" information to download the application from our website

Completed applications can be faxed to Seaford Senior High School at 302-628-4411 or emailed to Ms. Leigh Anne Fake, our Guidance Counselor, at
Great workshops planned for parents!
Check out the workshops planned to support our parents!
Congratulations to our Culinary Program and 1st year teacher - Ms. Russell!!!

They placed 3rd in the state which is great due to the fact they were facing teachers and students who have been using this Culinary Arts curriculum for years and we just started this year! Students have been practicing every weekend and even during the snow day!

As we continue to improve we fully expect the other teams to really have a run for their money! Wait until our new facility is ready for the students!!!

Here are some pictures of our great students, please be sure to congratulate them! They did a wonderful job representing Seaford and everyone from the other schools commented on how professional and courteous they were.

Way to GO!!!
Kumba Singers (Harvard University) Visit Seaford High School

Seaford was honored to have the Kumba Singers from Harvard University visiting Seaford Senior High School on Tuesday March 18th. The choir, which is in its 44th year of making music, performed a forty-five minute musical set for a packed house of Seaford High School students and staff members. Following the performance Seaford High School choir members had the opportunity to participate in a workshop with the visiting choir, including joining together to learn a number for Seaford’s spring concert. The choir wrapped up their visit by hosting a question and answer session for Seaford students, concentrating on college, music and the skills needed to be successful.
Seaford Instrumental Music Academy (SIMA) Applications sought from current 4th graders.
Seaford Middle School is seeking interested 4th grade students for the Seaford Instrumental Music Academy for the 2014-2015 school year. If you would like your child to be a part of SIMA, but have not submitted the application, we ask that you send it to your child’s teacher as soon as possible. If you aren’t sure about SIMA and would like more information, we will be holding a parent interest meeting on Tuesday, April 1st at 6:30 PM in our middle school auditorium. Again, if you would like to know more about SIMA, you are invited to our parent interest meeting on Tuesday, April 1st at 6:30 PM at our middle school. Thank you for supporting the arts in the Seaford School District.
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News from our middle school! Plus some great events!

Check out the latest news from Seaford High School!
Seaford Recognizes Ferguson Scholarship Winners


Dr. Kevin Carson, Interim Superintendent

Jordyn Lewis, Scholarship Recipient

Abby Pearson, Scholarship Recipient

Dr. Mike Smith, Seaford School Board President
On February 27th, 2014, 14 members of the Seaford High School Chapter of Business Professionals of America (BPA) attended the State Leadership Conference in Dover, DE.

We are proud to announce the results of our trip as 6 of our students have now qualified to attend the National Leadership Conference in Indianapolis, IN April 30th to May 4th. On top of that our Chapter won awards for Outstanding Community Service, Safety Awareness and work with the Special Olympics of Delaware.

Our advisor, Business Education Teacher, Mr. Rob Schumacher, was also elected to the BPA State Board of Directors where he will serve a 3 year term.

Our student winners were:

Rose Janvier- Ambassador Award Winner, 4th place Banking and Finance
Ashley Gray- Ambassador Award Winner
Dhruvil Patel- 2nd place Project Management Concepts
Trung Pham- 4th place Financial Math, 1st place Computer Network
Matt Bell- 1st place Marketing, Management, HR Concepts
Tuyet-Kha Nguyen- 4th place Basic Office Systems
Rock Your Socks on March 21st!

The Seaford School Distrcit is PROUD to participate in this event recognizing World Down Syndrome Day. We have some fabulous Blue Jays who we will be celebrating on this day!
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