Design-Lab High is an XQ Super School!

It's official – Design-Lab High is an XQ Super School! On 14 September 2016 Design-Lab High was announced as one of ten Super Schools in the nation to win a $10 million prize to rethink high school. We are SO excited for what’s to come as we work to #RethinkHighSchool #XQBigReveal.

Parents and students looking for an innovative college prepartory high school that features science, technology, engineering, media and design are encouraged to apply for grades 9, 10, 11 & 12.



Be part of history. Enroll for fall 2017 for grades 9, 10, 11, 12 to be part of Delaware's only school that has won the XQ Super School $10MM prize for innovation and excellence!

Open Houses & Campus Tours. Meet our Student Ambassadors...real kids who share what it's like to learn STEM + Media & Design at our college preparatory high school.

  • Wednesdays,  5:30 to 7:30 pm (Enter at main entrance of school.)
  • Thursdays,   5:30 to 7:30 pm
  • Saturdays,  10:00 am to 2:00 pm   

Design-Lab High's campus is across from Christiana Mall, 179 Stanton-Christiana Rd, Newark, Delaware. Ample free parking is provided.

For info, call Loretta at 302-660-1523. RSVP to

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Hiring Super School Professionals for SY 2017-2018

Join the only school in Delaware that has won the XQ Super School challenge for innovation and excellence. If you want to change the education landscape in Delaware and beyond and have a proven track record of transformational leadership and student academic achievement, email a cover letter and credentials to

Anticipated open positions for 2017-2018 school year: XQ Head of Academics, XQ Project Manager, XQ Partnerships Coordinator, XQ Internships Coordinator, Special Education Coordinator, Guidance Counselor for College Placement, Subject Teachers: Mathematics, Science, English, Social Studies, Visual Arts, Exhibition Designer.

Preferences: For academic positions, Dual certification with Special Education; 5+ Years of Experience in K-12 Education

Design-Lab High School pairs with Longwood Foundation...

Longwood Foundation is endorsing Delaware Design-Lab High School's innovative STEMD learning approach with a generous $250,000. challenge grant.  See the DONATE page of this website for details on how make a tax exempt gift.