Our Mission

The mission of the Dorchester County Board of Education, in partnership with the community, is to provide leadership for excellence in teaching and learning for all students by: consistently advocating for resources, continuously developing sound policies, and carefully monitoring student progress.

STUDENT MISSION PLEDGE

I will finish my program of study and become college and career ready!

Dorchester County, Maryland, with a population of 29,300, is the Eastern Shore's largest county with 593 square miles of land and 108 square miles of water. While the county is home to more than 750 businesses, it is also rich in recreational facilities and natural resources. The Dorchester County Public School system provides the educational foundation for the county's children. More…

Latest News

  • Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey
    Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD! YOUR OPINION MATTERS! Parents or guardians of children receiving special education and related services will be mailed the Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey from the Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services during the week of February 1, 2017. Parents are…
    Written on Monday, 20 February 2017 23:08
  • Dorchester County Public Schools Testing Calendar
    Dorchester County Public Schools Testing Calendar for Federal and State Mandated Assessments and College Board Exams SY 2016-2017
    Written on Monday, 20 February 2017 17:16
  • SAT School Day
    SAT School Day SAT School Day is scheduled at both CSDHS & NDHS on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Please reference the following flyer for more information...
    Written on Thursday, 16 February 2017 03:23
  • Learn how you can invest in your child’s future with 529 College Savings Plans.
    Learn how you can invest in your child’s future with 529 College Savings Plans. With a 529 plan, saving for your child’s college education is easier than you think; and the sooner you start, the better. It’s never too early or too late to start saving for college. Investing early and regularly in a 529 plan may provide the potential for long term growth.…
    Written on Monday, 13 February 2017 21:04
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