THE CHARTER SCHOOL OF WILMINGTON
Chartered by the Red Clay Consolidated School District • April 2012
The mission of The Charter School of Wilmington is to engage highly motivated high school studentswith an interest in math and science by providing a challenging college preparatory curriculum in asafe, friendly and nurturing environment that integrates practical learning opportunities,sets high expectations, develops social responsibility and promotes a global perspective.
SPRING BREAK SET FOR APRIL 5-16
Spring Break will start at 12 noon on April 5. Classeswill resume on Monday, April 16.
SENIORS RETURN APRIL 17FROM SPRING BREAK
CSW seniors were given an extra vacation day over SpringBreak and will not report back to classes until Tuesday,April 17. Enjoy your extra time, Class o 2012!
APRIL 18 SAT DAY FOR JUNIORS
There is no school on April 18 or reshmen, sophomoresand seniors. Our juniors will be taking the ree SAT here.This SAT administration is unded by the Delaware De-partment o Education in association with the FederalRace to the Top Program. It is the only ocial SAT heldat CSW. The School-Day SAT Initiative is designed to o-er juniors “an exciting opportunity to test in the amiliarsurroundings o their local schools during school hours.”Scheduling inormation will be shared with the juniors ata later date.
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY HOSTINGLARGEST AP EXAMS -PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
During our AP testing in May, some o the testing will take place at Wilmington University. This is an upgraderom our gym. We will need help rom parent volunteers to help this process go smoothly. More ormal invitationswill go out soon, but i you are available on testing days,let us know by signing up online on our website.
CHARTER FUND - WE ARE AT $131,000 AND AT 29% PARTICIPATION!!!
Have you contributed to the Charter Fund yet – we arecurrently at $131,000 with a participation rate o 29%.It’s not too late to give.
It is important or every am-ily to participate in this campaign so our participa-tion rate is strong to attract uture grant opportunities.
To make a donation by credit card, go to our website,
CHARTER FUND MATCHING GIFTSMAKE A DIFFERENCE
I you have made a donation to the Charter Fund, checkwith your company to see i they will match your git! You just need to complete an additional orm. It’s an easy way to double your git to us!
VOLUNTEER JOB FAIR ON APRIL 19
What is your child doing this summer? Volunteeringand giving back to our community is an important parto your child’s success in school. Many colleges requirecommunity service. The Parent Association is hosting ourannual Volunteer Job Fair on Thursday, April 19 rom 6:30p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the gym. The nonprots that attendedlast year included Delaware Nature Society, Ronald Mc-Donald House, Hagley Museum, American Lung Associa- tion, Brandywine Zoo, Compassionate Care, Division or the Visually Impaired, Food Bank o Delaware, SundayBreakast Mission, Winterthur Museum, and West EndNeighborhood House. I you would like more inorma- tion regarding the Volunteer Fair, please contact VishalaSridhar at
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