Sussex Tech welcomes 16 new teachers & staff members


Sussex Technical High School’s staff has been joined by 16 new or promoted teachers and staff members with more than 165 combined years of experience. “Sussex Tech’s team is committed to preparing students for their future, and our new teachers and staff will help us do just that,” said Principal Dr. John Demby. “They represent…

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Sussex Tech awarded grant to fund GED classes for Spanish-speaking Sussex Countians


50 Spanish-speaking Sussex County residents will have the opportunity to earn their GED thanks to a grant recently received by Sussex Technical School District’s Adult Education Division. The $24,850 grant from the Delaware Community Foundation’s Focus Grant program will provide support to launch the initiative in September. Sussex Tech is partnering with La Colectiva, a…

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Sussex Tech to Use Safety App for School Incidents


The Sussex Technical School District has announced it will be the first district in Sussex County to implement use of a phone app that would help in times of emergencies. District staff will begin using the “Rave Panic Button” app, in partnership with the Sussex County Emergency Operations Center,” with intentions of decreasing response times…

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Judge Rejects Sussex Tech Inappropriate Photo Suspect’s Requests


A judge has rejected requests from Elias Stephens, the suspect accused of taking illegal photographs of students at the Sussex Technical High School homecoming dance. In a Wednesday hearing, the judge told Stephens he would not lower his bail, and added terms to what will be required of any bail bondsman who provides Stephens with…

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UPDATED: DSP Make Arrest for Inappropriate Photography at Sussex Tech Homecoming Dance


UPDATED – 1/30/19 – A Dover man has been arrested on multiple counts of violation of privacy. Delaware State Police have charged 34 year old Elias Stephens after he intentionally secretly videotaped, photographed or filmed under females’ clothing while he was working for an entertainment company and operating a photo booth. The incident occurred at…

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EXCLUSIVE & UPDATED: “No Confidence” in Sussex Tech School Board


Are storm clouds once again gathering over Sussex Tech in Georgetown?  The Sussex Tech School Board has won a vote of “No Confidence” from staff, teachers and support staff, who have accepted the Board’s invitation to the next School Board meeting on June 11.  WGMD has received a copy of a letter sent to the…

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