School Contact Information

  • Mission Statement   

    Our mission is to prepare our students for tomorrow’s world by providing effective and innovative educational practices in a safe and supportive environment.

    Vision statement 

    The vision of Shortlidge Academy is to create an environment of academic excellence that will produce lifelong learners. 


    Core Values:

    • High Expectations for All.
    • Continuous Improvement.
    • Meaningful Collaboration.
    • Building enduring relationships with the community.


    Excellence for All students, Every Minute, Every Day.


    100 W. 18th Street

    Wilmington, DE 19802
    Phone: 302.651.2710
    Fax: 302.425.3385

    Principal: Deborah Ashton

    Assistant Princpal: Diane Mahotiere

    Nayadette Cruz - Senior Secretay

    Melanie Santiago Vega - Office Clerk

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