We can all remember from our school experiences the teachers, administrators and employees who had an important impact on our development.
We're asking you to select someone from the Cape school community who has had a similar influence on your child or children, so we can recognize them and honor their service. through our CHEF Classroom Grant program.
When making your donation please specify the Cape educator that you would like to honor in the comments and the school that they work for.
Dogfish Head Brewery will generously match the FIRST TWENTY DONATIONS up to $500!
A donation was made on behalf of Greg Berman, CHHS Teacher
"Greg Berman is an inspirational teacher who is compassionate about educating the students at Cape Henlopen High School. He is highly respected by all students and their parents alike."
The Falk, O'Neill Family
A donation was made on behalf of Sandra Tappan, MES Teacher
"Carolyn and I are MOST proud of our Grand-daughter Sandra Tappan."
A Donation was made on behalf of Mrs. Lamb, RES Teacher
"Mrs Lamb's kindergarten class was a fantastic way for Reagan to begin her elementary school. Thank you for all you do!"
The Buehler Family
A Donation was made on behalf of Mrs. Quigley, RES Teacher
"Mrs. Quigley's classroom was the perfect learning environment which allows students to excel in the classroom. Her motivation and creativity makes learning fun!"
The Buehler Family
A Donation was made on behalf of the 5th grade team at RES
"Mrs. Kiesel, Mr. Smith, Miss Bailey and Miss Ross operate and exceptional fifth grade program. It is the perfect combination of learning and fun and Dru had a fantastic year that readied her for middle school. Thanks for all you do!"
The Buehler Family
A donation was made on behalf of Kristen Mitchell at RES
"Kristen Mitchell was the perfect teacher for Cullen 12 years ago. She continues to be that perfect teacher for every student that walks into her classroom"
A donation was made on behalf of Charlene Jones at RES
"We support Charlene Jones at Rehoboth Elementary School. Her passion for education has a tremendously positive effect on her students."
The Kiernan Family
A donation was made on behalf of all CHSD teachers
"I am donating on behalf of all the wonderful CHSD educators."
A Donation was made on behalf of Mrs. Craig at RES
"Mrs. Craig, grade 1, is an amazing teacher. She is loving and makes learning fun for her students. Thanks Mrs Craig."
A donation was made on behalf of Stacy Hearne at the District Office
"Stacy Hearne, the receptionist/admin of the Cape School District always treats visitors, like me, as welcome guests. That sends a great message to parents and community members."
Jeff Gordon, CHEF Board Member
A donation was made on behalf of Amy Gooding, Support Staff CHHS
"Watching Amy Gooding in action manning the front desk of CHHS is like watching a superhero at work! She competently handles the needs of staff, students, parents and visitors. She is part of the glue that keeps the HS office humming."
A donation was made on behalf of Mrs. Mitchell at RES
"I cannot say enough great things about Keri Mitchell. She was my daughter’s second grade teacher and made the year educational, interesting and lots of fun. She is awesome!"
A donation was made on behalf of staff past, and present of MES
"Our daughters are the 4th generation of the family to attend school in the Milton Elementary School building. We honor the faculty and staff, past and present, who have educated and served the residents of the town of Milton."
DJ & Alison Hughes
A donation wasa made on behlaf of Mrs. Goins at MES
"Mrs. Goins has helped Haley tremendously with her positive attitude!"
A donation was made on behalf of Ms. Anderson at SES
"The way Nicole’s nineteen Kindergartners look at her with such adoration and respect when she speaks to them is pure magic. Lucky, lucky children!"
A donation was made on behalf of Lisa Williams a teacher at SES
"Thank you for all that you do Ms. Williams! I witnessed firsthand today on our field trip just how busy you are!"
A donation was made on behalf of Erin Handley at Shield's Elementary School
"Thanks Mrs. Handley for all you do!"
A donation was made on behalf of Barbara Steiman at the Little Vikings Pre-School
"We are very proud of our daughter-in-law Barbara Steiman!"
A donation was made on behalf of Shorel Clark at HO Brittingham Elementary
"Mrs. Clark provided my son with the discipline and structure he needed to succeed. Thank You!"
A donation was made on behalf of Rex Willoughby at CHHS
"Rex Willoughby is an awsome science teacher. He leads the Science Olympiad and he used his own money to purchase all of the supplies the kids need to compete in state wide competitions. He devotes time before school, after school, and on Saturdays for kids to complete projects. Awesome teacher!"