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Sussex Technical High School Profile


2 Time National Blue-Ribbon School-A Recognized School of Excellence

A Delaware “Superior Performance” High School

School: Sussex Technical High School is a countywide public high school serving a large rural area. Sussex Tech offers comprehensive technical and academic education, including seven Advanced Placement courses and twelve dual-enrollment courses for 11th and 12th grade students. A full complement of co-curricular activities, extracurricular activities, and athletics is provided.

Mission: Preparing students for their future

Vision: To become a premier vocational/technical learning community and to be recognized regionally for student excellence

Students: 1,300

Minimum Requirements for the Diploma: 28 Grading System
4 English 1 Physical Education 90-100 A Outstanding
4 Math ½ Health 80-89 B Above Average
3 Social Studies 1 ½ Electives 70-79 C Average
3 Science 9 Technical 64-69 D Passing
2 World Language 0-69 E Failing

GPA and Class Rank

In determining Grade Point Average (GPA) and class rank, all courses will be weighted 1.0 except for those designated Advanced Placement and college dual enrollment, which will be weighted as 1.1.


Superintendent Kevin E. Carson, Ed.D.
Principal John Baugher, M.Ed.
Assistant Principal Daniell Bullock, Ed.D.
Assistant Principal Clarence Giles, M.Ed.
Assistant Principal Holly Langley, Ed.D.



Michael Firch
Tonya James
Wyatt Lowe
Gemez Tull, Ed.D.



Coordinator Steve Persolio

P.O. Box 351, 17099 County Seat Highway, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

P 302-856-0961

F 302-856-1760

CEEB Code 080052