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Seniors walkthrough K8 assembly 2019
Students volunteering
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Middle school students using virtual reality in class
Class of 2018 at graduation
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Class of 2022 Graduation June 4 2022
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Welcome to MOT Charter School

Just over twenty years ago, a group of parents, educators and community members came together to bring life to an idea. Their goal was to create a school that would provide the families of Middletown, Odessa, and Townsend (MOT) the education their children deserved - to build a community of educators who would meet their children where they were, who would inspire and encourage them, who would challenge and motivate them to grow and develop in ways they had not previously imagined...

Choosing A Charter

You Choose Us. That is why every day We Choose to give the best of ourselves to your children.

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teach·​er | \ ˈtē-chər  \

1: Person of exceptional character, caring, humor filled, passionate educator & life-long learner. Aka: Superheroes, Mustangs

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1: Person who explores especially in seeking significance of knowledge or information. Creative, problem solvers, curious. Aka: Risk takers, Mustangs.

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Facts & Figures

99% College Acceptance Rate

Since our first graduating class in 2018

1400 Students served K-12

Across two campuses in Middletown, DE

4000+ Volunteer Hours

Parent & Community engagement

23:1 Student to Teacher Ratio

Across grades Kindergarten-12th

Over 20 Athletic Teams

At the Middle and High School levels

51 college-level classes

HS students can earn college credits