Caesar Rodney
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... The district officially came into existence as State Consolidated District No. 1 on July 1, 1915 under the authority of a state consolidation law. Shortly thereafter residents of the area voted 52 to 1 to approve a $12,000 bond to supplement an $18,000 appropriation from the state for the construction of a new school building for grades one through twelve. Not long after that the school board adopted the name of Caesar Rodney for the district and school in honor of the Revolutionary War hero and statesman who had made his home near St. Jones Neck in the eastern part of the county....

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Caesar Rodney High School

School Info

Address: 239 Old North Road, Camden-Wyoming DE 19934
Telephone: (302) 697-2161
Principal: Elvina Knight

Website: Caesar Rodney High School

School Year: August 24th to June 7th
School Hours:
Full day - 8am to 3pm
Grades: 9th - 12th

Additional Info

School Menus: Breakfast & Lunch (changes Monthly)
Students per Teacher: 17
School Calendar: 2011 - 2012 (PDF)
Department of Education: Specific Information
Home Access Center: Login Page

About Caesar Rodney High School

The CRHS community has made a commitment to excellence through the development of exemplary programs in the areas of academics, arts, and athletics. Caesar Rodney High School has been a recipient of the Siemans Foundation Award for Advanced Placement, and the Lt. Goveronor's Model of Educational Excellence Award. In addition, Caesar Rodeny High School was nationally recognized in 1994, by Redbook Magazine as Delaware's best high school for the Performing Arts. The student's in Fine Arts, Vocational, and Athletic programs have garnered state and national recognition for their outstanding work.CRHS has also been the recipient of the Founders Cup Trophy in athletics for the past thirteen years. CRHS is known for its commitment to the 4 A's which consist of : Academics, Arts, Athletics, and Atmosphere.


The School District has established a curriculum development process which supports alignment to the existing Delaware State Standards and Grade Level Expectations. This process involves teacher and administrative input through a Curriculum Cabinet and Council process. The preparation of our students as life-long learners in a global community of the 21st century society is the unifying objective of this process. The curriculum not only identifies essential knowledge and skills, but also supports students' development in problem solving and gathering and using resources that will enable them to succeed. Each content area also has an Assessment OF Learning and Assessment FOR Learning component to support students in the learning process and to determine specific performance relative to the State Standards.



   Principal's Message

Welcome to Caesar Rodney High School. We are committed to providing you with an opportunity to receive the best possible education. Your accomplisments and experiences at Caesar Rodney will depend upon the amount of time and effort you dedicate to academics and extracurricular activities. I encourage you to challenge yourself and to make your experience at Caesar Rodney a strong foundation for your future.

Best Wishes,

Elvina Knight