Cape Henlopen School District


Cape Henlopen School District


The Cape Henlopen School District is located in Sussex County, Delaware. The district borders the Atlantic Ocean and the Delaware Bay and consists of the towns of Lewes, Milton, and Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. It consists of one comprehensive high school, two relatively new middle schools, five elementary schools, and one national award-winning Special Needs school were 90 percent of the student body has some degree of Autism. We are the second largest land-area public school district in the state and serve approximately 5,600 students in grades K-12. Our student body consistently ranks in the percentile on the annual Delaware State Testing Program administered every March. Our professional staff salary scale is one of the best in the state of Delaware.

Mission Statement

The Cape Henlopen School District prepares each student for a healthy, creative, and rewarding life in a diverse and global society by creating an educational environment which enables each student to achieve personal excellence and lifelong learning skills to become a productive and responsible citizen.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


Cape Henlopen School District

820 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958-1798