Indian River Board of Education Approves Changes to 2019-2020 District Calendar

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At its regular meeting on April 27, 2020, the Indian River Board of Education approved a series of changes to the 2019-2020 school district calendar.

The last day of school for seniors will now be Friday, June 12. The last day of school for students in Grades PreK-11 will be Friday, June 19. Remote learning activities necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic will continue through these dates.

The last day for teachers will be Wednesday, June 24.

In addition, the board approved new dates for school graduation ceremonies. The new dates are as follows:
– Indian River High School graduation – Wednesday, June 17
– Sussex Central High School graduation – Thursday, June 18
– Howard T. Ennis School graduation – Friday, June 19

It has not yet been determined if these ceremonies will be conducted virtually or in person. Plans will be
communicated to parents in the coming weeks.

Please note that all dates are subject to change depending on any future directives from the State of Delaware in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Programming Note: Indian River School Superintendent Mark Steele will join WGMD’s Mike Bradley Thursday morning at 720.