News & Updates
New Castle, DE- Colonial School District officials are saddened to learn that a 16-year old William Penn High School student was killed this afternoon when the car she was driving collided with a school bus on Memorial Drive in New Castle around 3:40 p.m. Three...
The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed an outbreak of a food-borne illness related to a vendor product served in New Castle County Schools including Colonial from the third week of November to the first week of December. DPH reports there is no...
Myla Guevara, an 8th grade student from Gunning Bedford was the winner in a poster contest called Journey of Peace, sponsored by the Lions Club International. The contest was open to youith ages 9-13 and it encouraged students to promote peace, tolerance and...
What’s Happening in Colonial
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
318 East Basin Road
New Castle, DE 19720