Program
Grades Served
Serving
Description
ACT
3 and 4
All Elementary Schools
Third and Fourth Grades: Pullout enhancement to the curriculum
Approx. 2 hours/week
ALPHA
3 and 4
All Elementary Schools
Self-contained program covering all academic areas
Full school day
GATE
5 and 6
William Henry Middle School
Full-time placement on a team
Differentiated curriculum to address the academic needs of the gifted learner
GATE
7 and 8
Central Middle School
Placement in GATE classes for core academic subjects
Placement in Algebra I and Algebra II as appropriate
VPAG
9 through 12
Dover High School
Visual and performing arts classes and activities
Participation varies based on student’s interests
HONORS AND AP
9 through 12
Dover High School
Accelerated academic classes and Advanced Placement classes for college credit
Participation varies based on student’s academic strengths and interests
Instrumental and Vocal Music Programs
5 through 12
Middle Schools and High Schools
Instrumental and vocal instruction during the regular school day
Participation in select chorus, marching, and symphonic bands by audition
Dance
9 through 12
Dover High School
Participation if schedule allows, by audition
Athletic Programs
7 through 12
Central Middle and Dover High Schools
Participation in a variety of team sports by application and/or audition
 
For more information please call the Curriculum Office at 302-857-4223 
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