Senior Class Visits for the Week of September 2

Governor Markell will speak to the senior class at William Penn High School to kick off the Administration’s tour of high schools throughout the state to help ensure seniors have the assistance they need to continue their education and training beyond graduation - Joined by representatives of the Department of Education, including Secretary Mark Murphy, and Delaware Technical Community College President Mark Brainard, the Governor will speak to students about resources available to them to make the best decisions and get into the best education/training programs for their individual career paths. In addition to the Governor’s stops listed below, he and/or Department of Education representatives will be reaching every senior class in the state to urge them to continue their education beyond high school.

Wilmington Area
Tuesday, September 2nd at 8:00 a.m. – William Penn High School, Auditorium, 713 Basin Road, New Castle
Tuesday, September 2nd at 9:15 a.m. – Concord High School, Auditorium, 2501 Ebright Road, Wilmington

Dover Area
Wednesday, September 3rd at 8:30 a.m. – Dover High School, One Dover High School Drive, Dover
Wednesday, September 3rd at 9:15 a.m. – Caesar Rodney High School, 239 Old North Road, Camden

Wilmington Area
Friday, September 5th at 9:30 a.m. – Howard High School, 401 E 12th Street, Wilmington
Friday, September 5th at 10:30 a.m. – A.I. DuPont High School, 50 Hillside Road, Wilmington

Tuesday, September 2nd at 10:30 a.m.

Governor Markell will sign Senate Bill 258, relating to the reclassification of environmental misdemeanors.  Joined by state legislators and DNREC Secretary Dave Small, the Governor will sign Senate Bill 258 into law.  This bill declassifies a number of minor violations associated with wildlife, fishing, and boating by changing them from environmental misdemeanors to environmental violations, and will not be reported on criminal history records.  The legislation also modernizes penalties associated with several environmental violations, and the jurisdiction for a number of violations is changed from Superior Court to Magistrate Court. DuPont Environmental Center, Russell Peterson Refuge, 1400 Delmarva Lane, Wilmington

Wednesday, September 3rd at 10:00 a.m.

Governor Markell will speak at the 2014 State Employees’ Charitable Campaign Annual Kickoff Ceremony. Elizabeth W. Murphey School, 42 Kings Highway E, Dover

Wednesday, September 3rd at 11:00 a.m.

Governor Markell will sign House Bill 340, relating to the Omnibus School Safety Act. Brown Elementary School, 360 Webbs Lane, Dover

Wednesday, September 3rd at 3:30 p.m.

Governor Markell will have his DelaWELL Health Screening appointment. Gymnasium, John M. Clayton Elementary School, 252 Clayton Avenue, Frankford