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  • Wilmington Bullying Prevention and Intervention Plan

    The Wilmington Behavioral Health Task Force has updated the School District’s Bullying Prevention and Intervention Plan (BPIP) to ensure alignment with the most recent anti-bullying legislation. Please visit http://tinyurl.com/WPSDraftBPIP to view the draft BPIP and http://tinyurl.com/WPSBPIPSurvey to access a form to provide feedback on the draft. Feedback will be collected until April 20, 2019. Click on Learn More for clickable links.

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  • New Middle School Principal

    The Middle School's new principal for the 2019-2020 school year is Mr. Alexander Phillips. Read more about him in our press release: http://tinyurl.com/NewWMSPrincipal

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  • Mind, Body and Goals Behavioral Health Provider Fair

    March 28, 2019 at Wilmington High School from 5:00-8:00 PM. Download flyer at https://tinyurl.com/WPS2019BehaviorHealth

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  • 2019 Town of Wilmington Scholarship Application

    Applications for the Town Of Wilmington Scholarship are now available. They are due April 12th. See https://www.wpsk12.com/townscholarship or use the shortcut in the menu at the left for more information!

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  • WPS Robotics Team

    Did you know Wilmington has a new Robotics team? Check out the Wildcat TV video about it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5WqhfI2eBk

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  • Cummings Foundation STEM Grant

    WHS has been awarded a $100K grant from the Cummings Foundation. Julie Kim applied for the grant to support STEM extracurricular programs. http://www.cummingsfoundation.org/

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  • NHS Tutoring Available

    The Wilmington High School Chapter of the National Honor Society offers weekly one hour tutoring sessions for struggling students in elementary, middle and high school. If you are interested in having your student tutored, please click the link below and complete the form. The form will not accept requests until September 16, 2018. A member of NHS will be in contact with you as soon as possible. Please understand that we have a limited number of tutors. https://goo.gl/forms/EFnzF88tBlyMEzAx1

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Mission Statement

  • The Wilmington Public Schools provides a challenging, relevant, personalized educational experience that promotes both the academic success and the social and emotional well-being of all students. Well-trained and highly qualified staff provide students with multiple ways to demonstrate individual learning and growth, and prepare them for success in school, work, and life.


    Notice of Non-Discrimination - All educational and non-academic programs, activities and employment opportunities at Wilmington Public Schools are offered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, homelessness, age and/or disability, and any other class or characteristic protected by law.