University of Delaware presents Commitment to Delawareans to CCS

Campus Community School welcomed the University of DelawareCampus Community School welcomed the University of Delaware to speak about college readiness and the pathway to college through their Commitment to Delawareans presentation.

Dr. Terry Whittaker, Associate Director of Admissions, and Mr. Lalu John, Junior Student, Class of 2016, Business and Finance Major, spoke with 8th grade students on Thursday, April 23, 2015, on what it takes to become a Blue Hen College student with the University of Delaware.

The interactive discussion and DVD presentation provided information on becoming successful students in high school and an “academic roadmap" to a University of Delaware education.

Students were given handouts and a Commitment to Delawareans backpack with the wealth of information provided at the presentation, including tips for making classes count, study skills and preparing for college. They also focused on informing parents of college ambition and beginning to save for their future education.

Communities In Schools and the University of Delaware


Mrs. Sheryl Dyer, Mentor/Special Projects Coordinator with Communities In Schools of Delaware hosted the event and appreciated the opportunity to present this awesome opportunity for the students at Campus Community School.