In response to the Delaware
Department of Education and State Board of Education’s action today revoking
the charter for the Delaware MET charter school in Wilmington at the end of the
second marking period, the state announced that its staff will meet with MET
students and families in the coming weeks to help them determine their best
educational options for the second semester of the school year.
The school will close on
January 22, 2016.
The state will assist the school’s 206 students and
their families in moving to other schools for the rest of the academic year.
The children may return to the district schools in their home feeder patterns
or choice into another district or charter school that is accepting students.
The receiving schools would receive prorated funding for the returning
As they look toward next
year, families also may fill out the state’s School Choice application for another district or charter school for
2016-17. The application deadline is January 13, 2016.