Awards & Honors

As a nationally award-winning career-technical high school, Sussex Tech puts students first each and every day. Below are just some of the accolades the school and our team have received over the years - a direct reflection of the hard work and dedication of our students, faculty and staff.


2004
  • Superior School, Delaware Department of Education
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    2006
  • Superior School, Delaware Department of Education
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    2007
  • Pacesetter School, High Schools That Work, Southern Regional Education Board
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    2008
  • National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. Department of Education
  • Superior School, Delaware Department of Education

    2009
  • Delaware Assistant Principal of the Year John Demby
     
    2010
  • Pacesetter School, High Schools That Work, Southern Regional Education Board
     
    2011
  • Distinguished Title I School, State of Delaware
  • Superior Performance School, State of Delaware
  • Outstanding High School, High Schools That Work, Southern Regional Education Board
  • STEM-Focused Career and Technical Education School, National Academies Press
     
    2012
  • Platinum Performance Award High School, High Schools That Work, Southern Regional Education Board
     
    2013
  • Delaware Teacher of the Year John B. Sell
     
    2014
  • Recognition School, Delaware Department of Education
  • Platinum Performance Award High School, High Schools That Work, Southern Regional Education Board
  • Advanced Placement Access and Success Award, The College Board
     
    2015
  • Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, Kristen Carmen
     
    2017
  • Gold Leadership School, Jefferson Awards Students in Action
     
    2018
  • Exceeds Expectations rating, Delaware School Success Framework, Delaware Department of Education
  • Gold Leadership School, Jefferson Awards Students in Action
  • Delaware Teacher of the Year Virginia Forcucci
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