News and Updates

Tech students gain real-world career experience

Aspiring electrician KyZei Vester has replaced bad receptacles, exchanged faulty breakers, and wired everything from townhouses to million-dollar beach mansions with elevators. And she’s only a senior in high school. Vester, of Lewes, is a student at Sussex Technical High School participating in the school’s Work-Based Learning program, which places students into jobs in their […]

Next steps for students without Emergency Health Forms on file

Next steps for students without Emergency Health Forms on file

Parents: We do not have an emergency health form on file for more than 80 students. These forms were due at the beginning of the school year. Sussex Tech is required by the State of Delaware to have them on file for all our students to ensure their health and safety. If we do not have a […]

Homecoming Dance details

Homecoming Dance details

Homecoming Dance tickets are on sale this week in the Commons during all lunches; tickets are $20. Guest forms are available from Room 301 (Student Activities). Theme: Mardi Gras Where: Sussex Tech Gymnasium When: Saturday, Sept. 28, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Note to Parents: Please make sure your students are picked up promptly at […]

Fall college visits scheduled

Fall college visits scheduled

The following colleges and universities will have staff visiting Sussex Tech this fall. Students must sign up first in Student Services to participate in information sessions. September 23, 11:30 a.m.: Washington College September 24, 9:30 a.m.: James Madison University September 30, 9:30 a.m.: Delaware Technical Community College October 1, 9 a.m.: Salisbury University October 4, […]

Open House and Food Show on Sept. 11

Open House and Food Show on Sept. 11

Parents are invited to the annual Sussex Tech Open House, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Families can tour the school, visit classrooms, and meet teachers, support staff, and administrators. Parents will follow their child’s schedule and hear from teachers about their plans for the year. Before the open house, stop in from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. […]

New dining options to roll out this year

Sussex Technical High School is unveiling two new food-service programs this year to offer students more convenient dining options. Two Grab & Go sandwich serving lines will be added during lunch periods in the Commons. Both hot and cold sandwiches will be offered, changing from day to day. These lines should reduce the amount of […]

Students: How to find out your lunch period

Students: How to find out your lunch period

HOW TO FIND OUT YOUR LUNCH PERIOD: A Quick Guide Odd Days Your lunch period depends on your fifth-period class. Find that on your schedule, and then find it below. A Lunch, 11:35 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. All technical areas; Marketing/Promo; Psychology; Driver’s Education B Lunch, 12:07 p.m. – 12:37 p.m. English (AP English Literature), Social […]

Sussex Tech receives sportsmanship award for 13th year in a row

Sussex Tech receives sportsmanship award for 13th year in a row

Sussex Technical High School and its student-athletes were honored for the 13th year in a row with a state sportsmanship award from the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association. Sussex Tech received the Dale Farmer State Champions in Sportsmanship award, which is presented annually to schools demonstrating a strong school and community commitment to the educational nature […]

Sussex Tech proposes new school building to save taxpayers millions in wasteful maintenance and repair spending

District’s renewed emphasis on career-technical education requires investments in spaces for industry-standard technology and equipment   The Sussex Technical School District faces escalating expenses for maintenance for its aging buildings, essential security upgrades, and the need to improve traffic flow along U.S. 9 and on its campus, according to a five-month independent review by a […]