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Indian River puts moratorium on school choice applications - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — Simmering discussion and debate over school choice and overcapacity within the Indian River School District has reached the boiling point.



IR District may need more local money in next referendum - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — Student body projections have not changed. Indian River School District enrollment is forecast to continue to steadily increase. What has ...



Indian River High School threat rumors under investigation: Officials  Delmarva Daily Times

Rumors of a threat against Indian River High School in Dagsboro, Delaware, are are under investigation, according to police and school officials.



Indian River High Concert Band in good company with former Bad Company bassist - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — The Indian River High School Concert Band was certainly in good company at its concert Tuesday night. Thanks to family ties, former Bad ...



Relay for Life 'Touch A Truck' fundraiser April 27 at Indian River High School - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO – A Touch A Truck fundraiser supporting the 2019 Relay for Life of Sussex County will be held Saturday, April 27 at Indian River High School.



Indian River School District session set to address classroom space options - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

GEORGETOWN — Forced to regroup following another referendum defeat in early May, Indian River School District's board of education will address enrollment ...



Indian River High School alumni association fundraiser tabbed a huge success - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

Nancy Hickman, president of the Indian River High School Alumni Association, holds a framed original watercolor by Art LaMay donated by IRHS alumnus ...



Memorial Day: National spotlight on IRHS band in DC parade - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

Indian River High School Marching Band members at rehearsal, from left: Zach Lingenfelter (trumpet), Joey Lear (trumpet), Autum Bolles (flute), Fred Stinglin ...



For Indian River school board, no doesn't mean no - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

GEORGETOWN — With Delaware Department of Education's blessing, New Year 2020 at some point will put another major capital improvement referendum ...



Beef & Brew to celebrate Indian River High School alumni  Coastal Point

Indian River High School alumni and friends are getting ready to celebrate a big milestone and have some fun at the Indian River Alumni Association's 7th ...



IRHS celebrates 2019 graduation ceremony  Coastal Point

With the planned outdoor commencement ceremony thwarted by a chance of thunderstorms, Indian River High School held its 51st commencement indoors.



Contested school board races loom in 4 Sussex districts - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

SUSSEX COUNTY — Contested races loom in four of six Sussex County public school districts in the 2019 school board elections. Tuesday, May 14 voters go to ...



IRSD making plans for modular classrooms at three schools - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — With fingers crossed for referendum success May 7, Indian River School District officials are eyeing modular classroom units at three school sites ...



Sussex County school to settle discrimination claim - 47abc  WMDT

DAGSBORO, Del. – Parents say they have had enough with students discriminating against their kids at Indian River High School. Last week, what was suppose ...



Indian River School District sets Feb. 5 for referendum - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

SELBYVILLE — The Indian River School District has circled early February 2019 for a major capital/current expense referendum seeking public approval for a ...



IRSD turns to operational and reserve funds to function  Coastal Point

The Indian River School District is brainstorming temporary financial solutions until the public approves a permanent fix. To build a needed new school, the ...



IRHS to present 'Legally Blonde' April 12-13 - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGBORO – It's showtime at Indian River High School Friday and Saturday, April 12-13 for the school's production of “Legally Blonde: The Musical!”.



IRHS celebrates second-quarter honor roll  Coastal Point

Indian River High School recently announced its honor roll students for the second marking period in the 2018-2019 school year. Now halfway through the year, ...



IRHS' new alma mater debuting at graduation  Coastal Point

What makes a school worthy of song? At Indian River High School, “Pride” is the name and theme of the new alma mater, a song celebrating the Green and Gold ...



Seniors invited to IRSD daytime referendum meetings  Coastal Point

Indian River School District will host several more public meetings to inform the public about the Feb. 5 referendum: • Jan. 16 — Georgetown Middle School, ...



BREAKING NEWS: IRSD referendum re-do defeated in nearly 50/50 split  Coastal Point

Over 9000 people voted in the May 7 Indian River School District referendum, which was defeated by 65 votes. The unofficial tally was 4643 to 4578. IRSD had ...



IRSD candidates offer final comments for May 14 election  Coastal Point

After voting on Tuesday in the district's construction funding referendum, local residents will return to the polls once more this month — this time, for the Indian ...



Indian River golfers look to continue success  Coastal Point

One year removed from their 2018 campaign, in which they went 10-5 and captured the Henlopen Conference South Division title, the Indian River High School ...



IR Sports Report: IR golfers continue to sink the competition  Coastal Point

Colby Hook and Ben Brzozowski shared low-man medalist honors as the Indian River High School golf team won their fourth straight match with a 186-268 ...



Art in the Hat Raffle raises $3145 for Indian River school art programs  Coastal Point

Each year, the artists of the South Eastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour (SEDAST) send a letter to the art teachers in the Indian River School District, asking if ...



Final Alarm: Massive turnout for funeral celebrates 'Jalen's Journey' - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — A grieving, heartbroken community paused from mourning Saturday to celebrate “Jalen's Journey.” Ladder trucks from Greenwood and Indian ...



Police: 3 faculty injured during brawl at Indian River High School  Delmarva Daily Times

Delaware State Police charged three students in connection with a fight that occurred at Indian River High School.



IR school board aims to cut future out-of-district transfers  Coastal Point

Jesusa Pavon is concerned about the 28 students in her kindergarten class. When she walks them through the hallways at East Millsboro Elementary School, ...



IRHS to present 'Legally Blonde' musical  Coastal Point

Indian River High School student actors, singers, musicians and crew are currently rehearsing for the school's 2019 musical production of “Legally Blonde: The ...



Community tradition continues with 37th Springtime Jamboree - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — When it first graced the stage, Ronald Reagan was president, a gallon of gasoline sold for $1.25, milk was about $1.35 a gallon and the Dow ...



IR looking to spike the competition  Coastal Point

It was an impressive first season of varsity competition for the Indian River High School boys' volleyball team in 2018, as the Indians went 7-2 during the regular ...



IRHS students finish strong on honor roll  Coastal Point

Indian River High School recently announced its honor roll students for the fourth and final marking period in the 2018-2019 school year. Students receiving ...



Indians clinch South Division title  Coastal Point

With a chance to clinch another Henlopen Athletic Conference (HAC) South Division crown, the Indian River High School girls' soccer team loaded the buses for ...



Indian River boys' lacrosse on quite a roll  Coastal Point

After three tough season-opening losses by a combined five goals, the Indian River High School boys' lacrosse team wasn't discouraged, like some teams ...



Voters will decide how long IRSD students are in portable classrooms  Coastal Point

Selbyville Middle School and two other schools will begin using modular classrooms this autumn. If voters pass the May 7 referendum for new construction, then ...



Artisans Fair to bring fine art, food and more to Lord Baltimore  Coastal Point

The 12th Annual Artisans Fair is scheduled for Saturday, May 25, which means Lord Baltimore Elementary School in Ocean View will be bursting at the seams ...



Delaware State Police sergeant newest member of Indian River High School Hall of Fame  Delmarva Daily Times

Delaware State Trooper John Scott "J.S." Evans has been named to the Indian River High School Hall of Fame.



IR Sports Report  Coastal Point

Boys' Swimming IR swimmers cruise to wins The Indian River High School boys' swimming team has had one impressive season so far, and this past week ...



IR's Unified Basketball program tips off  Coastal Point

Unified Basketball program at Indian River High School took center court on Tuesday, Jan. 8, as the Indians hosted Milford in their first-ever Unified game on the ...



Statler hopes to retain Indian River school board seat - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

MILLSBORO – Current Indian River School District school board member Dr. Heather Statler of Millsboro wants to remain on board, as the governing body's ...



IR tennis ready to ace the competition  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School tennis teams are gearing up for another season on the hard courts, and some familiar faces will be back donning the green and ...



Student arrested for shots fired at Indian River High School  Delaware 105.9

A former Indian River High School student was arrested after he fired a gun off on school property.



O'Shields takes over IR softball program  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School softball program will have a new boss leading the charge this season, but players on the team are very familiar with the guy calling ...



Boys' volleyball stays unbeaten with sweep of Royals  Coastal Point

The goal is still intact. After a stretch of games against some of the top teams in the state, the Indian River High School boys' volleyball team and head coach Jim ...



IR grad takes her game to West Point  Coastal Point

Grace Snyder had to buy men's boots for school this autumn. The West Point supply store doesn't carry women's sizes. For the next four years of college, she'll ...



Indian River defeats Central for their 6th win of the season - 47abc  WMDT

The Indiana River Indians took down the Sussex Central Golden Knights 2-1 this afternoon, the win improves IR to 6-1 on the year. After the loss, the Lady ...



Delaware school district accused of segregation  The News Journal

A coalition of community activists and parents of students in the Indian River School District is suing in federal court.



Indians tame Bulldogs for first win fo the season  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School girls' basketball team is young and is expected to face some growing pains throughout the early parts of this season. Through ...



Springtime Jamboree coming together for FI Lions  Coastal Point

This year's Springtime Jamboree — the annual two-day program featuring local country music performers — will benefit the Fenwick Island Lions Club.



Indians soccer continues postseason push  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School boys' soccer program is no stranger to the DIAA Division II state playoffs. They certainly are no stranger to the rest of the state, ...



Town source future option in Artesian's Dagsboro well plans - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO — All is well thus far for Artesian Water Company's plans for a new well system in the immediate Dagsboro area. Several years down the road, this ...



Indian River boys top Henlopen South swimmers  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School boys' swim team are the 2018-2019 Henlopen Conference South Division champions. The boys went undefeated in their division ...



IRHS students rock BPA state competition  Coastal Point

One day, these kids could make great business employees — or executives. This year, a bunch of Indian River High School students have qualified for the ...



IR girls' lax excited for season to begin  Coastal Point

With a record number of players coming out for the program, the Indian River High School girls' lacrosse team is excited for the season to begin and will include ...



Eye on the target: IRHS cadets test their limits  Coastal Point

Come on guys, if you can hit one bullseye, you can hit 'em all.” Lester “Gunny” James stood in the Indian River High School gymnasium behind three cadets.



Board: Too much black in high school marching band uniform  The News Journal

Indian River High School Marching Band may be without new uniforms when they take the field this fall after the district Board of Education failed to approve the ...



What's happening in Sussex, Rehoboth, at the beach  Delmarva Daily Times

Updates on the Delaware Beaches, Rehoboth Beach and other cities and towns within Sussex County will be added to this page each week.



Southern Delaware Schools Opening Late Due To Weather  First State Update

INDIAN RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT Indian River One-Hour Delay on Sept. 12 - Due to inclement weather, all Indian River School District schools will open one ...



Spirit of Christmas warms up chilly night at Dagsboro parade - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

DAGSBORO – The heart of Dagsboro was filled with holiday spirit Tuesday night. Marching bands from Sussex Central and Indian River high schools, floats ...



Arthur Henry of Millsboro Middle named IRSD Teacher of the Year  CapeGazette.com

Arthur Henry of Millsboro Middle School has been selected as the Indian River School District's Teacher of the Year for 2019-20. The announcement was made ...



IR Band Boosters' BINGO offers scores of prizes and chances to win - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

MILLVILLE – The Indian River Band Boosters largest annual fundraiser is this Saturday, March 2 and this year's BINGO event offers a plethora of prizes.



IR shows pride on Marine Corps birthday  Coastal Point

By Laura Walter Staff Reporter Indian River High School students performed a military-style ceremony this month to honor the 243rd birthday of the U.S. Marine ...



Indians earn All-Conference honors  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School fall sports teams saw 29 student-athletes earn themselves Henlopen Athletic Conference All-Conference honors for their efforts ...



Relay for Life kickoff readies Sussex to battle cancer - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

GEORGETOWN — The local, voluntary battle in the war on cancer is picking up steam in Sussex County. Teams have been formed, others are forming, and ...



IR boys have solid showing at HAC tennis tournament  Coastal Point

Going into the season, Indian River High School boys' tennis coach Mariano Woo had expectations of finishing with a winning record and picking up a third ...



Boys look to improve, girls want to repeat last season  Coastal Point

It was a little over 10 years ago that then-Indian River High School soccer player Kelsey Minyon, looking to improve her speed on the soccer field, suggested to ...



Indoor Egg Scramble draws huge turnout in Frankford - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

Two-year-old Anthony Clay of Millsboro has both hands full of eggs. Holding Anthony's bucket is his mom, Tyshay Clay. (Delaware State News/Glenn Rolfe).



Indians soccer coughs up late lead in OT loss to Cape  Coastal Point

Heartbreak. Disappointment. Unfulfilled. Those three words could easily sum up the feelings of the Indian River High School girls' soccer team following their 4-3 ...



Busy week for IR cross-county teams  Coastal Point

Little by little, through hard work, patience and persistence, Indian River High School's cross-country teams have noticeably improved — especially the boys' ...



A Golden Promenade  Coastal Point

Coastal Point • Photos by Tyler Valliant Indian River High School students made an elegant entrance to the 2019 prom. The night's theme was 'Golden Gala.



IR track teams looking for season-long improvements  Coastal Point

Veteran head coach Bob Hahn has been leading the Indian River High School track programs for nine years now. Being from a smaller school in the state, it is ...



Springtime Jamboree a night of music, comedy and giving - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

Fenwick Island Lions Club president Linda St. Clair presents a plaque to Emily and Gerald Hocker for their support of the Lions Club during the May 4 ...



'My job is to light the fire'  Coastal Point

At Millsboro Middle School, Arthur Henry believes that celebrating diversity has made his band students grow into better people, while becoming better ...



Killen heading to continue baseball career at WilmU  Coastal Point

A high-school student-athlete often has a lot of variables to consider when deciding where to go to college — proximity to home, feel of the campus, success of ...



Indian River High School JROTC Program Could Lose Stripes if Enrollment Doesn't Grow  WBOC TV 16

FRANKFORD, Del. - At the Indian River High School, approximately 60 students are engaged in JROTC programs, a number that is below the required amount ...



Local cookie entrepreneur to appear at Dagsboro Days  Coastal Point

When Joost Elling was 13, he went to the Netherlands to visit his paternal grandmother and fell in love with a particular Dutch sandwich cookie. Back home in ...



Indians use big first half to post win over CR  Coastal Point

A four-goal first half was all the offense the Indian River High School boys' soccer team would need in defeating visiting Caesar Rodney, 4-2, in a divisional ...



Georgetown Middle teachers fight to keep their principal  Delmarva Daily Times

"We hope that you understand the devastating effects this change could have on our school," a staff letter reads.



Indians volleyball splits first two matches of the season  Coastal Point

With a team that consists of only juniors and sophomores, it wouldn't be a stretch to think that there was the off-chance there could be some concern going into a ...



Indians stay unbeaten with thrilling OT win over Central  Coastal Point

Tuesday night's Henlopen Conference boys' soccer game between host Indian River High School and visiting Sussex Central had a little bit of everything, but a ...



Workman drops 37 as Delmarva Christian cruises to win over Laurel - 47abc  WMDT

Dagsboro, Del.- Behind 37 points from junior Andrew Workman, Delmarva Christian cruised to an opening night win over Laurel 62-58. The Royals led by as ...



IR football kicks off season with win  Coastal Point

Much like in life, one has to deal with adversity in sports as well, and how people respond to that adversity can go a long way toward determining success or ...



Girls' soccer comes up short in overtime  Coastal Point

It was a rematch of the 2018 Henlopen Conference championship game. There may have been some different players but, unfortunately for the Indian River ...



Annual Jamboree ready to hit the stage again this weekend  Coastal Point

Gerry Hocker was 9 years old the first time he performed at a Springtime Jamboree. The annual fundraising concert was only a year into its nearly four-decade ...



IR girls' hoops takes down Seaford  Coastal Point

Yonya Wise came off the bench to score a team-high 10 points to lead the Indian River High School girls' basketball team to a 38-21 win over Seaford on ...



IR Sports Report: IR boys' swimmers improve to 6-1 on the season  Coastal Point

The Indian River High School boys' swim team has been cruising through their 2018-2019 campaign, and picked up win No. 6 on the season on Tuesday, Jan.



Cape crowns three champions in Battle at the Beach wrestling tournament  CapeGazette.com

The 14th annual Battle at the Beach wrestling tournament contested Dec. 27-28 at Indian River High School welcomed 17 teams to the double-elimination ...



'She was so nice'  Coastal Point

The loss of a child can impact the whole community. Lord Baltimore Elementary School is remembering the late Brielle Monroe Farlow of Frankford with a help ...



Young Indians field hockey players eager to get started  Coastal Point

With a roster that features no seniors, the Indian River High School field hockey team will certainly have its work cut out for it this season. However, what they ...



Indians on a hot streak with three straight wins  Coastal Point

After a disappointing 3-2 loss to Polytech to open the season, the Indian River High School baseball team has been locked in and on a bit of a roll over the past ...



Former IRSD Student Arrested for Shooting Gun on School Property  WBOC TV 16

A 19-year-old Dagsboro man has been arrested after he shot a gun on school property.



IR boys end disappointing basketball season with pair of wins  Coastal Point

By Jason Feather Staff Reporter The 2018-2019 Indian River High School boys' basketball season can by summarized with many words, but one of them would ...



School district scrapes classroom space from thin air  Coastal Point

Desperate times call for desperate measures, and the Indian River School District is practically clawing at the walls for some breathing room. At Millsboro Middle ...



Indians struggle to find consistency, competitive drive  Coastal Point

It's been a rollercoaster of emotions the past couple of weeks for the Indian River High School boys' basketball team. Coming off the high of senior Jamier ...



IR girls drop heartbreaker to Spartans  Coastal Point

It was certainly a tale of two halves for the Indian River High School girls' basketball team on Tuesday, Dec. 18, as they hosted Lake Forest in a Henlopen ...



Indians stay hot, clinch No. 11 seed in DIAA tournament  Coastal Point

On Tuesday, May 13, the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) released their brackets for the 2019 state championship softball tournament.



High School Fight Turns Violent, Prompts Arrests - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -  WBOC TV 16

DAGSBORO, Del - Delaware State Police have arrested three students in connection with a fight that occurred earlier this week at Indian River High School, ...



More than a football game  Coastal Point

Like the first one held 64 years ago, this year's annual Blue-Gold football game, played Friday, June 21, at the University of Delaware's Tubby Raymond Field at ...



Relay for Life unites hope, awareness, support and honor - Delaware State News  Delaware State News

GEORGETOWN — Cancer doesn't discriminate. Nor does it play favorites. These days, it is virtually impossible to find someone in Sussex County or on ...



Young Indians facing growing pains early  Coastal Point

When eight of 12 softball players on a team are either sophomores or freshmen, it is certainly possible to face some struggles early in a season. The jump from ...



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