Update: Due to weather, All Secondary schools will dismiss at 1:15 pm today, All Elementary schools will dismiss at 2:15 pm today. All activities are cancelled.

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2019-2020 School Choice Application Submission Period Monday, November 5, 2018 – Wednesday, January 9, 2019

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Shop online today! Store Closes November 16th!

Hot off the press: Fall Colonial Reporter

Download the Fall 2018 Edition of the Colonial Reporter!

WPHS Educators Rising Book Drive

September 17th - November 16th Donate your gently used books The books collected will be given to children at a community Book Night Event at William Penn in November sponsored by the Educators Rising program. Donate to your School! See Main Office for...

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Colonial Pride Jr. Wrestling Program

Colonial Pride Jr. Wrestling Program

Open to 1st – 8th Graders Practice begins November 8, 2018. Tuesdays and Thursday nights in the William. Penn Wrestling room through February. Registrations on 10/17/2018, 10/18/2018 and then again on 10/29/2018. The season runs November through February, with...

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Do You Have Any Questions?

A K-12 district located in New Castle, DE serving approx 10,000 students. #powerofwecsd

DO YOU OFFER LANGUAGE IMMERSION?

We offer chinese immersion at New Castle Elementary and Spanish Immersion at Wilbur Elementary. Find out more here

WHEN DOES KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION START?

Kindergarten registration happens throughout the year. To attend the current school year, students should be registered by the first day of school. For information, click here.

CAN I TOUR A SCHOOL?

YES! We would love to give you a personalized tour of our schools. Click here to let us know your availability.

WHERE CAN I FIND MY CHILD'S FEEDER SCHOOL?
IS COLONIAL OPEN TO CHOICE? WHEN IS CHOICE OPEN?

Colonial is a choice-friendly school district. If you wish to choice into a Colonial school from outside your normal feeder pattern,  you must register at a Colonial school between the first week in November and the first week in January. Find out more here.

WHAT IS MIDDLE SCHOOL REDESIGN ALL ABOUT?

The redesign will increase student engagement by providing a hands-on, relevant, and inquiry-based approach to learning.  Theme schools cultivate student interests and talents while building a sense of community and school spirit. The middle school redesign furthers the district’s mission to prepare every student to be college and career ready. Click here to learn more

Contact Us

 

district office

302-323-2700

info@colonial.k12.de.us

318 East Basin Road
New Castle, DE 19720