Our Mission

In partnership with families and community, Dorchester County Public Schools is committed to providing a high quality, safe, inclusive learning environment that produces responsible college and career ready citizens.

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…

Latest News

  • NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
    NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, April 11, 2019 TIME: 3:00 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, 05 April 2019 18:53
  • Interim Superintendent Vacancy
    Interim Superintendent Vacancy Dorchester County Public Schools is now accepting applications from experienced leaders. First consideration application reviews will begin on April 26, 2019. Interviews conducted in May. The position will remain open until filled. Position starts in July 2019. If you are interested please download the two documents below (advertisement, application).
    Written on Monday, 01 April 2019 15:49
  • Dr. Diana Mitchell, Superintendent of Schools, Announces Retirement
    Dr. Diana Mitchell, Superintendent of Schools, Announces Retirement Dr. Diana Mitchell, Superintendent of Schools, Announces RetirementDear Dorchester County Public Schools Board Members: It is with mixed emotions that I announce my retirement as Superintendent of Dorchester County Public Schools effective June 30, 2019. Leaving Dorchester County is bittersweet, yet I find it is necessary for me to take…
    Written on Monday, 01 April 2019 15:43
  • NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
    NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Friday, March 29, 2019 TIME: 3:00 p.m. PLACE: Dorchester County 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 above to address personnel…
    Written on Friday, 22 March 2019 09:14
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