Delaware parents and students interested in exploring school options for the 2022-2023 school year are invited to view our Virtual School Choice Information Night livestream recording. Christina School District hosted its district-wide School Choice Information Night on Thursday, October 14, from 6:00-7:45 PM via Zoom. 


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  • Capacity Information

    For the 2022-2023 school year, the following schools are:

    "Near Capacity - Waitlist Expected"

    • Oberle Elementary
    • Smith Elementary
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  • Kindergarten School Choice

    At Christina, we offer comprehensive full-day kindergarten programs at 14 elementary schools and an early education center. Our kindergarten programs help students learn to explore, communicate and create and encourage them to love learning.

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  • Middle School Choice

    The Christina School District has three traditional middle schools and a rigorous middle school academic program, each serving grades 6-8. Also, we have two elementary-middle schools serving grades 1-8 in the District.

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  • High School Choice

    At Christina School District, we recognize the importance of providing high school pathways that align with postsecondary education offerings and industry trends. Therefore, we’ve reimagined our high schools and added several new pathways and courses.

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  • Chinese Immersion Program

    Christina School District offers language immersion in Mandarin Chinese for Kindergarten through 8th-grade students, where students learn academic content through a second language.

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  • Montessori Program

    Montessori Academy at Christina (MAC) offers a Montessori program at the elementary level in Wilmington. We offer a full-day program in grades 1-5 (8:30 am-3:30 pm) at the Bancroft School, with School Choice available for grades 1-3.

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  • CSD Virtual Academy

    The CSD Virtual Academy is a long-term K-12 education program taught by Christina teachers that offers an online learning option from home. Students engage in live, virtual instructional sessions with teachers, including group discussions, activities, projects, and more.

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  • Important Dates

  • School Choice Is Now Open Click Here to Apply Online Today!
  • January 12, 2022 11:59 pm - Online Choice Application Closes*
  • February 28, 2022 District to Notify Parent of Choice Application Status*
  • March 18, 2022 Parent to Notify District of Invitation Decision (Accept/Decline)
    • All students applying for a Delaware Public School District and/or Charter School must first register in their School of Residence before submitting a School Choice application.
    • All students applying to the Middle School Honors Academy (MSHA) at Christiana High School are also required to complete a MSHA Application, which is available online
    • Kindergarten School Choice applications are accepted until the first day of school for the 2022-2023 school year.
    • The deadline for choice for the 2022-2023 school year for grades 1-12 is January 12, 2022.
    • The District will notify parents of Choice application status on or before February 28, 2022.
  • About School Choice

    School Choice is designed to increase access to educational opportunities for all children in the state, regardless of where they live. A parent/legal guardian residing within Delaware may apply to enroll their child in a public school in any school district, charter school, magnet school, or vocational-technical school, regardless of the student’s area of residence. Any student not currently registered in a public school in the State of Delaware must be registered in their school of residence before submitting a Delaware Standard Application for Educational Options (Choice application)

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