Students rank in Odyssey of the Mind event

MILFORD – The Milford High School Odyssey of the Mind team earned 7th place last week in the 2018 World Finals competition at Iowa State University after competing with teams from the United States, as well as from other countries, like Poland, China, Mexico, and Singapore. Odyssey of the Mind is a creative problem-solving competition […]

Exchange student shares experiences in Milford

MILFORD — For 16-year-old Alina Bashkirova, Thursday night’s graduation at Milford High School signified the end of a unique journey. Alina spent the year living in Milford as an exchange student from the Ukraine. In recognition of completing a year of high school, she was awarded a certificate from the Milford School District which she […]

SLIDESHOW: Milford High School graduation 2018

MILFORD – Graduates celebrated their last day at Milford High School last night during their commencement ceremony with rain clouds looming in the background. See the complete list of graduates in the upcoming issue of The Chronicle. Valedictorian: Melina Nicole Hudson Salutatorian: Kaitlyn Clotilde Cupelli Senior Class President: Emily Holstein Vice President: Kaitlyn Cupelli Secretary: […]

SLIDESHOW: Milford High School celebrates graduates during annual Senior March

MILFORD – Milford High School graduates showed off their school pride Thursday morning as they walked through the Milford Central Academy and Benjamin Banneker, Mispillion and LuLu Ross Elementary Schools. This is the school’s second year in hosting the Senior March. It precedes the 2018 graduation ceremony by just hours, assuming the rain holds out tonight. […]

SLIDESHOW: Milford High School Senior Cruise 2018

MILFORD – Graduating seniors from Milford High School celebrated in traditional fashion Thursday morning by traveling through town during the annual senior cruise. With cars decorated and horns blaring, members of the community and underclassmen watched as the seniors found their way down Walnut Street to the old Milford Middle School where they would have […]

Culinary graduates bask in success, start careers

MILFORD — Four members of The Culinary School at the Food Bank of Delaware celebrated their achievements Wednesday, May 2 during a graduation ceremony for the 18th graduating class at the Food Bank’s  Milford facility. The graduates were Tanesha Milbourne, Hershial Morris, Cameron Smallwood and Stephanie Woomer. United States Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester delivered keynote […]

Delaware School-based basic needs closets funded by $50,000 grant from Highmark Delaware

HARRINGTON — Governor John Carney on Wednesday, joined by Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long, visited Lake Forest South Elementary School to announce a $50,000 grant from Highmark Delaware’s BluePrints for the Community fund to support basic needs closets in schools throughout Delaware. The funds will help high-needs schools across the state restock their basic needs closets […]

Milford School District Superintendent: HS to designate indoor safe zone during national student walkout

Dear Milford School District Families, Following last month’s tragic events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the Women’s March Youth EMPOWER group called for a National School Walkout. Since then, students across the nation have planned a national walkout for 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14th for 17 minutes to protest acts […]

Milford Drama Club presents ‘School of Rock: The Musical’

MILFORD — You just can’t stop the School of Rock, and now it’s your chance to rock out with Milford High School and Milford Central Academy students in “School of Rock: The Musical” during the first weekend of March. This hilarious musical follows Dewey, a failed rock musician posing as a substitute teacher, as he […]

New course celebrated at Milford High School

MILFORD — Milford High School is among several celebrating the successful pilot of a new high school English course created to reduce college remediation rates. Students who fare well in the course are guaranteed to enter credit-bearing English classes at Delaware colleges and universities. The course was celebrated with a press conference held in the […]