Serving some of Wilmington's most economically disadvantaged and lowest-achieving elementary and middle schools.  

Community Schools

A set of partnerships between the school and other community resources. A focus on academics, health and social services, youth and community development and community engagement lead to improved student learning, stronger families and healthier communities.

Schools that are open to students, families, and community members before, during, and after school, throughout the year. As such, they take school, family, and community connections to another level .

Partnerships Include:


Red Clay School District

  • Shortlidge Academy

  • Warner Elementary School

Christina School District

  • Bancroft Elementary School

  • Stubbs Elementary School

  • The Bayard School