170 Lukens Drive New Castle
 
  Welcome to Reach Academy for Girls!

Located in New Castle, Delaware, Reach Academy for Girls is the ONLY all-girls charter school in the state.  The Academy focuses on a challenging curriculum and academic excellence to help prepare our students for a bright future.  Foreign language is available for all grades.  We  also offer exciting  after school  activities  including Cheerleading, Choir, Dance, Drama, Violin and more.

The Reach Academy offers Grades K-8 for the academic year.

Transportation is available from Newark, Bear, Wilmington, Middletown, New Castle and Claymont.  Before and After care is available.

Please call us at 302-654-3720 if you have any questions.  Visit our Facebook page. 

SCHOOL OFFICE HOURS:  Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM



 

NEWS ALERT....


Spring Fling...
Reach Academy's 5th annual Spring Fling will be held this Friday, April 24th from 6 -8pm.  A permission slip  must be received in order to attend.  Must be in grades 5 - 8 in order to attend.  Admission is $10 in advance and $15 at the door.  Semi formal attire is required. NO JEANS, SNEAKERS OR BOOTS ALLOWED!  See everyone there!!!

Reach Academy For Girls Theatre Presents...
Reach Academy for Girls presents a spring stage play called "Robyn Hood Outlaw Princess" at the Christina Cultural Arts Center located In Wilmington, Delaware. 
Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased now at Reach Academy for Girls and at the Box Office for all 3 shows; Friday, May 1st 7:00 pm... Saturday, May 2nd, 7:00 pm... and Sunday, May 3rd, 4:00 pm.

Robyn Hood Outlaw Princess is a full length, fun, pop musical, based loosely on the traditional tale of the folk hero, Robin Hood. In this fantasy tale, Robyn is a school girl who has a conflict with her school Principal, arguing that there are far more famous men in history than there are women. Robyn's dream will become a reality in this musical where she will become a famous outlaw princess. Please come out and support the young ladies during their performances!  For more information about the spring stage play - please call the school's main office, 302.654.3720!

8th Grade Graduates, Group/Club Pics Scheduled for May 8th...
Please forgive any confusion.  The date for pictures will be May 8th.  Please send uniforms or shirts for students who participated in any group or club, to school, on this date.  8th grade graduates will have their pictures taken in cap and gown.  Caps and Gowns will be handed out prior to taking pictures.

Testing Time Again!
Our school will be participating in the Smarter Balanced Assessment this spring, beginning April 14th, 2015 – May 8th, 2015. This assessment will take place in our computer lab and will take about six hours of your child’s time. The assessment may be administered over multiple days or sessions.
If you would like your child to practice one of the Smarter Balanced assessments, please visit the Smarter Balanced website at http://www.smarterbalanced.org/.  Additional sites can be found under the For Parents section.

End of the Year Events
Spring Concert                          April 17th, 6-8pm
Spring Fling                               April 24th, 6-8pm
Talent Show                              May 15th, 6-8pm
Dorney Park Trip                       May 29th, 7-7pm
Field Day                                   June 2nd, 9-2pm   
Graduation Ceremony               June 5th, 5-7pm
8th Grade Dinner Dance           June 6th, 7-10p
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Upcoming Events...    
May 8th -  4th Interim Period ends, Student of the Month Awards & Mother/Daughter Night
May 8th -  8th Grade Graduates and Group/Club pictures taken.
May 11th - Interim mailed and distributed
May 15th - 12:30 Dismissal, Professional Development, Talent Show
May 22nd - 25th - No School (Memorial Day Holiday)
May 29th -  Middle School Trip


                             Reach Girls Rock "All-Ways"!!!! 
        
Respectful  Enthusiastic  Achievers
 ​ Citizenship  Hard Working      

BREAKING NEWS

DCAS Test Prep Websites
Charter Renewal 2014-2015 Information
Community Service Verification Form
Graduation Requirements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Activities Calendar is posted under the "For Parents" tab.

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SPECIAL EVENTS:


4/13   Barksdale Club/Sports Group Pictures
4/15   CBOC Meeting 5pm, Middle School Common Area
4/15   Board Meeting 6pm, Middle School Common Area
4/16   12:30 Dismissal, Parent/Teacher Conference
4/17   12:30 Dismissal, Parent/Teacher Conference
4/17   Spring Concert, 6pm
4/20   Student of the Month Awards  1-2pm

4/21  
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ $2 Dress Down Day
4/24    12:30 Dismissal, Professional Development 
4/24   Spring Fling, 6-8pm 
4/30    $2 Dress Down Day
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SCHOOL CLOSINGS

No School, Spring Break
April 3 - 10, 2015



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