An Episcopal, co-educational boarding school in Middletown, Delaware for grades 9 – 12

  • Academics

The maximum courseload for students in any Form is five yearlong, full-credit courses and two semester-long, half-credit courses. This translates to a maximum of six courses in a single semester. Please contact Dean of Studies Gretchen Hurtt (ghurtt@standrews-de.org) with questions or for permission concerning additional electives.

The minimum course load for the various Forms within the School is as follows: 

  • III Form: five yearlong, full-credit courses + one semester-long, half-credit arts elective
  • IV Form: five yearlong, full-credit courses (including History of Religious Thought) + Health & Wellness (half-credit)
  • V Form: five yearlong, full-credit courses or four yearlong, full-credit courses and two semester-long, half-credit courses
  • VI Form: five yearlong, full-credit courses, or four yearlong, full-credit courses and two semester-long, half-credit courses, or three yearlong, full-credit courses and four semester-long, half-credit courses

Petitions for exceptions to the above requirements may be made to the Academic Committee.

  • graduation requirements