Welcome to Sussex Technical High School’s Application Page. Thank you for considering Sussex Technical High School as your educational choice. We will strive to provide you with an excellent educational opportunity tailored to prepare you to be career and college ready.

For current eighth-graders, please submit both the DE Standard Application for Educational Options and the Sussex Technical High School Supplemental application with an official eighth-grade report card. Applications can be submitted from the first Monday in November through the second Wednesday in January to be considered for the lottery.

Students applying for admission to Sussex Technical High School are encouraged to fill out the online application using the Delaware Department of Education School Choice Website ( http://www.doe.k12.de.us/domain/81 ) or by downloading the current forms below. Students will need to provide an official copy of their first quarter report card for the current school year to complete the application process.

For students and families unable to complete the online application process, please contact our admissions office for assistance at (302) 854 -2820.

Acceptance letters will be sent in March. To be considered for acceptance, students must be academically eligible for promotion according to the standards set by the Department of Education when they apply and remain academically eligible through the end of the school year.


1st Monday in November: Begin accepting applications for the upcoming school year

2nd Wednesday in January*: Due date for completed applications to be eligible for lottery

Prior to March 5th: Students/Parents/Guardians notified of opportunity for enrollment (acceptance)

3rd Friday in March: Students/Parents/Guardians provides written acceptance or rejection of admissions offer

Approximately 300 students are accepted each school year.

Completed applications can be dropped off to the Student Services/Admissions Office at Sussex Technical High School High School or mailed to the following address:

Sussex Technical High School
P.O. Box 351
Georgetown, Delaware 19947

Please call us at (302) 854-2820 with any questions.


It is the applicant’s responsibility to make sure the application is complete, accurate, signed, and a report card has been submitted. Middle school counselors are encouraged to assist all students with guidance and help as needed to complete applications for students wishing to attend Sussex Technical High School.

Application procedures are in accordance with Delaware code Title 14 Chapter 4 and General Assembly 148 H.B. 100, monitored by the Delaware Department of Education.