Delaware Early Childhood Center Receives Grant to Expand Services

DECC-LogoOn December 10, 2014 at the White House Summit on Early Education, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, announced funding that will help the state expand on efforts announced earlier this year to make infant care a special priority, recognizing the importance of helping top early childhood programs subsidize the high cost of this work and provide more opportunities for low-income children.

The Delaware Early Childhood Center (DECC) part of Lake Forest School District was named as a partner in this grant. For more details click on the DECC logo.

FINANCIAL AID /FAFSA PRESENTATION AT LAKE FOREST HIGH SCHOOL

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The Lake Forest High School Guidance Department, in conjunction with Delaware State University, cordially invites seniors and their families to attend Financial Aid Night on:

January 8th
6:00-7:30pm
LFHS Auditorium

The information presented will pertain to ALL colleges and available financial aid.  Discussion topics will include FAFSA, grants, loans, scholarships and much more!  Please join us!

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Ivy Truitt at Lake Forest High School at 302-284-9291 ext. 616 or iltruitt@lf.k12.de.us.

East Elementary-Cancer Investigation Incidence Report

In the spring of 2014, the Lake Forest School District retained BATTA Environmental Associates, Inc. to investigate the recent occurrences of reported cancer cases within East Elementary School. The report concludes that in the absence of any abnormalities or any additional information, further investigation is unlikely to be beneficial. The follow links provide the details of the study and its conclusions.

Cancer Incident Investigation Report

Letter to EES Staff-Families Cancer Investigation-English Version

Letter to EES Staff-Families Cancer Investigation-Spanish Version

W.T. Chipman Hosts Charity Event

Chipman Harrington PD Toys for Tots game 12 2014W.T. Chipman Middle School hosted a Toys for Tots Charity Flag Football game on November 29, 2014.

Chipman Staff members played the City of Harrington Police and Fire Departments in a Flag Football Contest to raise toys for the Toys for Tots Foundation.  The event was a huge success with many toys brought in for our area children.  W.T. Chipman won the game 54-20 and took home the trophy.

Central Business Office Retirements

SONY DSCBest Wishes to Dee Little (Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent) and Pam Tatman (Benefits Financial Secretary). After many years of dedicated service to the Lake Forest School District and the State of Delaware, we hope they enjoy this much deserved time of relaxation.

Thank you to all that attended their farewell at LFHS Atrium.  They were very thankful and touched by the turnout.

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