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 Academy offers Grades K-8 for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Transportation is available from Newark, Bear, Wilmington, Middletown, New Castle and ClaymontBefore 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....

Reach Academy for Girls have immediate openings for a 2nd Grade teacher and a long term substitute for Middle School Social Studies.                

Fundraiser at Christiana Town Center's  Red Robin November 4, 2014, 5PM - 8PM
This fundraiser is to benefit the Reach Academy Cheerleading Team.  The proceeds will help us enter cheer competitions for the 2014 - 2015 season.  Come support the team while having a great meal!  


Report Cards will be mailed and distributed on Friday, November 7th.

Girls Rock At Math Night, Nov. 10th, 6PM - 8PM,  Cost $3 per Family
Reach Academy wants to help parents find fun ways to help your child with Math.  Fun educational games will be provided that may help improve your child's math skill.  Our Technology Lab will be open with learning activities set up.  You will get a Take Home Packet with games, courtesy of our Title I program.  Go to the Breaking News section below to print the flyer and return the bottom portion with your daughter to register.  Hope to see you there!

Thanksgiving Food Drive November 3rd -  November 21st
Reach Academy for Girls is helping our neighbors in need this holiday season by collecting grocery store gift cards and boxed or canned goods,  ie. stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, gravy, yams, sweet potatoes, etc.  Please REACH out with us to those in need!
Drop off location:  Reach Academy for Girls Main Lobby

Annual Scholastic Book Fair, November 19th - 25th
Parents, we are excited to host another Book Fair!  This is an opportunity for our girls to purchase books to help build our new library, enhance literacy and learn to love reading!  If you'd like to volunteer during the Book Fair, please contact Ms. Carmen Word (302-654-3720 or Carmen.word@reach.k12.de.us)

Parent/Teacher conferences November 24th & November 25th, 9:00 - 3:30pm   All conferences by appointment only!


ATTENTION 8TH GRADE PARENTS!
The Choice Application process for high school (2015-2016) is open for your students starting November 3rd - January 14th.  Please talk to your students about their high school plans and selections.  Should you have any further questions, feel free to contact our Guidance Counselor, Amanda Hendrickson (302-654-3720 or Amanda.hendrickson@reach.k12.de.us.

Charter Renewal Information
As you may already know we have submitted our Charter School Renewal Application to the Delaware Department of Education (DOE) on September 30, 2014. This renewal application is required by the DOE to provide us with approval to operate for the next five years. This is a process that ALL Delaware Charter schools must go through to continue providing education services to their students. Once the renewal application is submitted the process of approval is 60 days. Within the 60 sixty days, there are a series of meetings and hearings, which are open to the public. You are encouraged to attend ALL public hearings. Public hearings are where your voice can be heard, if you would like to speak and support Reach Academy for Girls, this would be the time/place to do so.
The entire contents of this notification is under the News section and the Breaking News section below.

Reach Academy for Girls are now also known as Reach Academy Lady Panthers! Come support our girls and show some school spirit!


Upcoming Events...                      
December 5th - Student of the Month Awards
December 12th - 12:30 Dismissal, Professional Development
December 19th -  12:30 Dismissal, Interims Distributed and Mailed
December 19th - Winter Concert, 6 -8PM
December 22nd - January 2nd - Winter Break, No School
                             

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

BREAKING NEWS

DCAS Test Prep Websites
2014 - 2015 School Supply List
Charter Renewal 2014-2015 Information
Community Service Verification Form
Graduation Requirements
Girls Rock At Math Night Flyer
Enterovirus D68
EBOLA 101

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

SPECIAL EVENTS:


 11/7  Report Cards Mailed and Distributed
 
11/7  September Student of the Month Awards 1 - 3pm
11/10 Girls rock Math Night
11/14 12:30 Dismissal, Professional Development  
11/24  Parent Conferences, No School
11/25  Parent Conferences, No School
11/20 CBOC Meeting 5pm, Middle School Common Area
11/20 Board Meeting 6pm, Middle School Common Area
 
 
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
SCHOOL CLOSINGS

No School, Veterans Day  
      November 11, 2014

No School, Thanksgiving Break 
      November 24 - 28, 201
4

  November 2014  
SMTWTFS
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
Go to Main Calendar
Events on Nov 27
Thanksgiving Break - No School
Nov 26 2014
more » 
Upcoming Events
   Thanksgiving Break - No School
   Nov 26 2014
   Student of the Month awards
   Dec 05 2014
   PTO Meeting 6:30pm
   Dec 10 2014
   Professional Development Day, 12:30 Dismissal
   Dec 12 2014



Quick Links