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

  • Notice Of Meeting
    Notice Of Meeting NOTICE OF MEETING Board of Education Special Closed Session Meeting DATE: Friday, June 23, 2017 TIME: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. PLACE: Jimmi & Sooks (upstairs) 527 Polar Street Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Special Board of Education Closed Session Meeting at the date,…
    Written on Wednesday, 21 June 2017 11:09
  • Notice of Board of Education Meeting on June 15, 2017
    Notice of Board of Education Meeting on June 15, 2017 NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, June 15, 2017 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 Wednesday, 07 June 2017 09:25
  • 2017 SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAMS
    2017 SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAMS The Dorchester County Board of Education will be participating in the 2017 Summer Food Service Program at the following sites: Choptank Elementary School, 1103 Maces Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613 Hurlock Elementary School, 301 Charles Street, Hurlock, Maryland 21643 Mace’s Lane Middle School, 1101 Mace’s Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613 Choptank Elementary…
    Written on Monday, 05 June 2017 15:04
  • 2018-2019 Proposed School Calendar
    2018-2019 Proposed School Calendar The 2018 - 2019 School Calendar is now available for public comment. Please email Mrs. Nancy Harrington at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your comments. To view the proposed calendar, please click and download the link below.
    Written on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 06:01
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