Sussex Academy Weekly Update

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      Grade 11:  Class of 2020 parents can purchase an ad in the yearbook to celebrate their senior.  See attached. sussexacad







      School Information

      Flynn O'Hara Uniform Pop Up Store:  School Uniform Sale at Sussex Academy.  Complete line of sizes and samples will be available for try on and purchase.  June 19, 2019 1pm-6pm.

      Sussex Academy FaceBook Page:  Please keep in mind that FB is blocked in the school building and it is not monitored on a regular schedule.  If you are in need of information, please contact the school directly and do note send a FB message. 



      Any questions or suggestions about the PTO please send an email to



      Sports Booster Club


      Annual Appeal: The Annual Appeal Deadline is June 28.   Please send contribution, IN ANY AMOUNT, to Sussex Academy, 21150 Airport Road, Georgetown, DE 19947, attention Gina Derrickson or make an online contribution at

      Balloons Over Sussex-We are in need of Sponsors, Food Trucks, Crafters and Children's Activities for the hot air balloon festival.  Sponsor packs and vendor applications are available at






      Sussex Academy Aquatic Center

      For Aquatics Center information/registration for programs email


      Sussex Academy Sports


      June 19, 2019-Flynn O'Hara Uniform Pop-Up Shop 1-6pm

      June 28, 2019-Last Day to Contribute to the SA Annual Appeal

      July 1-5, 2019-School Closed

      July 12, 2019-School Closed

      July 19, 2019-School Closed

      July 26, 2019-School Closed

      August 2, 2019-School Closed

      August 9, 2019-School Closed

      August 12, 2019-High School Fall Athletic Teams Begin Practice

      August 16, 2019-School Closed

      August 26, 2019-First Day of School for Grades 6 and 9

      August 27, 2019-First Day of School for Grades 7, 8, 10, 11, 12

      August 27, 2019-Middle School Fall Athletic Teams Begin Practice

      August 30, 2019-School Closed

      September 2, 2019-School Closed-Labor Day

      September 14, 2019-Balloons Over Sussex 2-8pm-Delaware Coastal Business Park/Airport

      September 15, 2019-Balloons Over Sussex 2-7pm-Delaware Coastal Business Park/Airport

      September 16, 2019-No School-In Service Day

      September 18, 2019-Middle School Open House

      September 19, 2019-High School Open House

      September 30, 2019-School Pictures for Middle School and High School

      October 11, 2019-No School-In Service Day

      October 12, 2019-Treasures in Trunks (Fundraiser)

      October 19, 2019-School Choice Open House

      October 21, 2019-No School-In Service Day

      October 25, 2019-Middle School Monster Mash

      November 1, 2019-Homecoming

      November 2, 2019-Homecoming Dance

      November 4, 2019-Open Application Period Begins 

      November 8, 2019-No School-Inservice Day

      November 11, 2019-No School-Veterans Day

      November 14-17, 2019-Fall Theatre Production

      November 15, 2019-Make Up Picture Day for Middle School and High School

      November 25-29, 2019-No School-Fall Break

      December 20, 2019-Early Dismissal-12:55pm

      December 23-31, 2019-School Closed-Winter Break

      January 1-3, 2020-School Closed-Winter Break

      January 8, 2020-Open Application Period Ends

      January 15-21, 2020-Senior Trip

      January 17, 2020-No School-In Service

      January 20, 2020-No School-Martin Luther King Day

      January 22, 2020-School Lottery for Grades 6 & 9

      January 31, 2020-Seahawk Showcase (NHS sponsored)

      February 3, 2020-No School-In Service 

      February 3, 2020-Open Enrollment Begins

      February 7 & 8, 2020-Student Theatre Production

      February 14, 2020-No School-In Service

      February 17, 2020-No School-President's Day

      March 6 & &, 2020-Middle School Theatre Production

      March 13, 2020-No School-In Service

      March 13, 2020-Open Enrollment Ends

      March 20, 2020-Grandparents Day for 6th Grade

      March 27, 2020-No School-In Service

      April 4, 2020-Prom

      April 10-19, 2020-School Closed-Spring Break

      April 23, 2020-NHS Induction

      April 30, 2020-High School Theatre Production-Chicago

      May 1 & 2, 2020-High School Theatre Production-Chicago

      May 19-20, 2020-Spring Concerts

      May 22, 2020-No School

      May 25, 2020-No School-Memorial Day

      May 26, 2020-Athletic Awards

      May 27, 2020-Last Day for Seniors

      May 29, 2020-Commencement (pending)

      June 10, 2020-Last Day-12:55pm Early Dismissal

      Sussex Academy Executive Board Meetings

      The Sussex Academy Executive Board meetings are scheduled for 4pm in the Sussex Academy conference room. The meetings are public and Sussex Academy families are invited to attend

      June 19, 2019

      September 18, 2019

      October 16, 2019

      November 20, 2019

      January 22, 2020

      February 19, 2020

      March 18, 2020

      April 22, 2020

      May 20, 2020

      June 17, 2020

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