George Read officially has two Rhode Island Red chickens! We are excited for the new additions to our Agriscience program. We will be providing updates on their growth and...

Special Visit from the Delaware Humane Association

FFA members welcomed DHA (Delaware Humane Association) workers and volunteers to their meeting. We even had an extra special guest, Magnificent the adoptable dog! Students learned not only about proper pet care, but also about the importance of treating all animals...

Organic Food Taste Test

Students learned that conventional food, which makes up a majority of the food we buy at the grocery store is grown using chemicals like fertilizers, pesticides and antibiotics. Organic food is grown using only natural products, but purchasing organics can be more...

Chickens on the way!

In very exciting news, George Read Middle School has acquired ten Rhode Island Red chicken eggs. They were put into the incubator and over the next several weeks, students will observe the eggs and chicks to learn about chicken embryology.  Their expected hatch date...