Earn College Credits NOW- 90%+ OFF tuition

Are you a rising Junior or Senior with a GPA of 2.7 or higher? You are eligible to take COLLEGE COURSES with a discount of 90% off tuition or more through WPHS Dual Enrollment and Early College Programs! Contact Ms. Cuje if interested.

Cherry, Black and Colonial Days

A 3 Day Rotation at William Penn High School

Reminder about Arrival/Dismissal

It is important that everyone follows the procedures outlined to ensure that all scholars, staff and visitors are safe during arrival and dismissal on the campus of William Penn High School.

WP Care Closet: Accepting Donations

WP Teacher Academy, with support from the Tri-M Music Honor Society, are looking for donations to start a Care Closet at WPHS. Items can be dropped off in each staff center or in N104 or E212.

News & Updates

News & Updates

Class of 2024 Important Information

Class of 2024 Important Information

March 22, 2024 Good Afternoon Class of 2024 Parents, Guardians, and Students: The Class of 2024 students will begin their last marking period of high school on March 25th!  It is important that we continue to push and support our Seniors to ensure their success...



This school year, all students will be REQUIRED to swipe into school to record their attendance.  Each morning upon arrival, students will enter their school ID into a workstation and it will record their arrival time at school for that day.  Parents and guardians...

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713 E. Basin Road New Castle, DE 19720

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