Education Briefs August 2019

July 31, 2019

After-school program has openings in Lewes

The Lewes After School Program recently announced available openings for students. The program is housed and supported by Lewes Presbyterian Church and has been in operation since 2004. It follows the Cape Henlopen School District calendar and serves students in grades one to five. LASP offers fun and challenging activities that support topics learned during the school day. The program includes healthy snacks, small-group homework help, one-to-one reading and math help, recreation, arts and crafts, technology, and more.

Cost is $50 for five days per week; first week’s tuition is due at registration. LASP accepts Purchase of Care, and scholarships are available. It is licensed as an after-school program for school-age children by the Delaware Office of Child Care Licensing.

For more information about enrolling a child, contact Teresa Lockerman, program director, at 302-645-5345 or

Rehoboth student named to dean's list at Miami of Ohio

Emily Cresta of Rehoboth Beach was named to the dean's list at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, for the 2019 spring semester. Cresta is majoring in finance.

Lewes student named to Monroe College president's list 

Timothy Friedrichs of Lewes  was recently named to the Monroe College president's list for the semester ending in April 2019. The list honors full-time students who have earned a grade point average between 3.80 and 4.00 for the semester.

Local students named to Gettysburg College dean's honor list

Gettysburg College students  whose semester averages were 3.6 or above were recently placed on the dean's honor list. Milton students honored for the spring 2019 semester are Nicholas Barrish and Dorothy Vosik.