Christina officials work to improve district’s reputation
The perception and reputation of the Christina School District was thrust into the spotlight after several public meetings touched on the education system’s influence on the city. Over the course of three meetings at the end of September and into October, city council and University of Delaware officials raised concerns about Christina, some asserting that the district’s reputation negatively impacts the city’s potential for economic development.
Meanwhile, Christina officials took a major step toward improving the district’s reputation by an announcing an ambitious project to improve the three high schools by giving each one a specific brand and vocational focus in order to better compete with charter and vo-tech schools. The plan will be phased in over the next