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A Rigorous College Prep Curriculum
Archmere’s rigorous college preparatory program challenges students to expand their thinking, sharpen their skills, take ownership of their learning potential, and explore new opportunities that empower them to reach an unprecedented level of personal distinction and achievement.
 
Committed, Caring, Credentialed Teachers
Archmere’s greatest asset is its committed faculty, an experienced, credentialed, and talented group of women and men dedicated to academic excellence. In the classroom, faculty members focus on a challenging college-prep curriculum dedicated to developing critical thinking skills, intellectual questioning and academic discipline.
 
The faculty engage students on a personal level in a small, encouraging setting, and teachers help guide the students to become organized, self-motivated, and ultimately, independent learners. Teachers are accessible throughout the school day, before school, during school free periods and after school until 4:30 p.m.
 
Archmere faculty members are also actively engaged in the students’ lives outside the classroom. Teachers serve as academic advisers, mentors, activity moderators and athletic coaches, helping students to envision a world that extends their values beyond the classrooms.
"I took advantage of the many AP courses offered at Archmere. As a result of a rigorous schedule, I entered college as a sophomore. I found the classwork at one of the top 10 schools in the nation to be 'less' demanding than my courses at Archmere, and I was tremendously well-prepared for my future academic career. I cannot possibly imagine any other school delivering an even remotely-comparable experience."
- Archmere Alumni Survey

Classroom News

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  • Señorita Mistovich

    May 2017

    World Languages and Cultures Teacher Hannah Mistovich Earns Masters Degree in Language and Literacy

    Archmere Spanish Teacher Hannah Mistovich was awarded her Masters Degree in Language and Literacy from the University of Pennsylvania this past weekend. She graduated Suma Cum Laude with a 4.0 GPA. Señorita Mistovich holds an undergraduate degree from West Chester University and currently teaches the Spanish III and Multicultural Literature and Film classes at Archmere. Congratulations to Señorita Mistovich!

    Delaware Foundation for the Visual Arts Awards


    Congratulations to Naomi Graf '17 who won a $1,000 scholarship (2nd place in the state) for her portfolio awarded by the Delaware Foundation for the Visual Arts. Cate Falkenstein '17 earned 5th place ($300 scholarship).

    AP Testing Update
     
    Congratulations to all the students who participated in the AP Program. There were 225 students who took 487 written exams or art portfolios. There were 90 seniors who completed 233 exams including art portfolios, 77 juniors who completed 175 exams, including art portfolios, and 58 sophomores who completed 79 exams. This year long dedication and hard work has not been the student’s burden alone. It is with tremendous devotion from the AP teachers and support from the parents that these students have flourished. AP Scores will be released to the students in early July.  Information for AP Students on how to receive your scores can be found on the AP Students Page in your “My Archmere" or in your AP Student Pack that you used for testing. If you have any questions concerning this process please contact Mr. Jezyk, jjezyk@archmereacademy.com.

    #ArchmereinFrance

    Mme Cooper and Mme Thiel will be traveling to France with 16 Archmere students for a 2-week immersive exchange program June 5-19th. Students will live with host families from the Lycée Privé Saint-Vincent in Senlis, France. In addition to participating in excursions to Paris, Giverny and the surrounding area, they will travel to Normandy to see Mont Saint-Michel, Omaha Beach, Pointe du Hoc, the American National Cemetery, and Caen. To follow along with our travels, keep up with their blog: http://auksinsenlis.blogspot.com, or follow along on Instagram through the Archmere Academy account and by searching the hashtag #ArchmereinFrance.  

    2018 Spring Break Science Excursion

    The Science Department is pleased to announce that next year's trip during Spring Break will be to Costa Rica! Flora and fauna of tropical rain forests and cloud forests; whitewater rafting and zip-lining; chocolate-making; volcano geology, excellent food... and so much more! Please stop by S32 or email Dr. Christy for details. Deposits will be collected early in Fall semester.  
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