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!

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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…

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  • NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
    NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, May 17, 2018 TIME: 2:00 p.m. PLACE: The Board Room Central Office of the Board of Education 700 Glasgow StreetCambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct an Open Session at the date, time, and location indicated above…
    Written on Thursday, 10 May 2018 09:20
  • Teachers of the Year 2018–2019
    Ms. Benedita Gomes 2018–2019 Teacher of the Year Ms. Gomes is a Spanish Teacher at North Dorchester High School. North Dorchester High School Spanish teacher Benedita Gomes has been selected as the Dorchester County Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year for 2018-2019. Ms. Gomes, a 26-year teaching veteran, was chosen…
    Written on Tuesday, 17 April 2018 13:10
  • NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT
    NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT DATE: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 TIME: 9:00 a.m. PLACE: Dorchester Career and Technology Center Sky Box 2465 Cambridge Beltway Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Board Retreat at the date, time, and location indicated above. The Board…
    Written on Friday, 13 April 2018 15:37
  • NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
    NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, April 19, 2018 TIME: 2:00 p.m. PLACE: The Board Room Central Office of the Board of Education 700 Glasgow Street Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct an Open Session at the date, time, and location indicated…
    Written on Friday, 13 April 2018 14:20
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