Fall 2021 Information for Level 1 Students

Updated: Sep 24, 2021

Dear New Level 1 Academic Challenge Students and Parents,

Welcome back from summer! Please read this entire post and look at the linked documents and webpages for important information about Fall schedules, remaining tutorial sessions, Open House, transportation and other details about Tuesday classes.

Student Schedules: Level 1 Academic Challenge classes will be held on-site at Delaware Tech in the Carter Partnership Center on Tuesdays this year. You will receive an email with your student’s schedule the week of August 2nd. On your student's schedule, the course title, instructor, course meeting time, room number, Zoom meeting link (for Open House and weekly office hours), and instructor email address are indicated. Our first day of classes meet in person on August 17, 2021. Please see the 2021-2022 Calendar and Student Course Schedule when it arrives for detailed information.

Summer Math Tutorial Sessions, Summer Reading Film Showing/Book Chats: The final Level 1 Math Tutorial Sessions will be held on Monday, August 2 & 9 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. The film showing of Freedom Writers will be Monday, August 2, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. The final Level 1 Book Chat Session will be held Monday, August 9, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Zoom Links to all Level 1 meetings are on the New Students page.

Virtual Open House: All Level 1 students are expected to attend a Zoom meeting with their instructor on Tuesday, August 10, 2021. Students who are scheduled during the school year for a morning class from 8:55 - 11:10 am, should attend the Morning Class Meetings (sections 201-204) from 4:00 pm - 4:25 p.m. Students who are scheduled during the school year for an afternoon class from 11:40 am - 1:50 pm (sections 221-224), should attend the Afternoon Class Meetings from 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The student should email the instructor if they cannot attend the meeting. Level 1 parents are invited to a Q&A with Ms. Dolan from 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. to answer any questions left unanswered by the earlier Open House sessions. Please see the AC Open House flyer for the detailed schedule.

Summer Work: All Level 1 English and Math students have summer work to complete before classes begin on August 17, 2021. Click on the Summer Work link to view the Math Packet and Summer Reading list.

Transportation: None of the school districts are in session when AC classes begin August 17, 2021. However, all school districts except for Sussex Academy will provide transportation from the home school to Delaware Tech and from Delaware Tech to the home school on our first day (SA will provide transportation once school