May 2019

Freshmen Compete in Delaware National History Day Contest

On Saturday, May 4th, five 9th grade students, Eddie Zhang, Carter Kowalski, Simi Edeki, Ryana Rajesh, and Kenzie Fleming competed in the Delaware National History Day Contest.

Simi Edeki's research paper on Trials and Tragedy: The Polio Vaccines of the 20th Century, was a 2nd place senior division contest winner in her category. She will be going to University of Maryland in the summer with other Delaware winners to compete in the National contest.

Kenzie Fleming's paper was chosen for a special Sports in History award.

Congratulations to our freshmen!

Science Department Trip Spring Break 2020

The Science Department is planning their next excursion for any student in good standing. The trip will be to BELIZE, a beautiful country in Central American and the only one with English as the native language. Students can join Experiential Learning: Marine and Terrestrial Science with Archmere Academy April 9-16, 2020. Deposit and final deadlines will be announced in the fall. The all-inclusive price of the trip is $3100, including airfare, accommodations, entrance fees, land and boat transportation, meals, and travel insurance. Each of the Science Department trips has been enhanced by expert local naturalist guides. The Science Department has brought students to Galapagos, Fiji, Kenya, New Zealand, Egypt, Costa Rica and Alaska and we look forward to adding Belize to this list. Please send any questions to Dr Christy at

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