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

  • Last day of School
    Last day of School The Board of Education has approved our recommendation to adjust the calendar for Thursday, June 9, 2016. Specifically, that day will be an early dismissal for students and a full day for staff.
    Written on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 16:28
  • Announcement from Food Services
    Announcement from Food Services The Food Service Department would like to remind all parents and guardians that students with negative meal accounts will not be able to charge meals after May 13, 2016. The Cafeterias will continue to accept cash, checks and meal payments at WWW.myschoolbucks.com until the last day of school.
    Written on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 14:55
  • Andre Beulah, C-SDHS Campus Engineer, Named Education Support Professional of the Year
    Andre Beulah, C-SDHS Campus Engineer, Named Education Support Professional of the Year Andre Beulah, C-SDHS Campus Engineer, Named Education Support Professional of the Year On May 15, 2016, Mr. Andre Beulah, Cambridge-South Dorchester Campus Engineer, was named Education Support Professional of the Year for 2016-2017! Mr. Beulah is widely regarded as one of the most outstanding staff members of Dorchester County Public…
    Written on Monday, 16 May 2016 18:34
  • Fatherhood Initiative
    Fatherhood Initiative Dorchester County Department of Social Services is pleased to announce that on June 3-4, DCDSS in partnership with the Dorchester County Board of Education, will be hosting a Fatherhood Roundtable. The attached flyer (download below) will provide you with event details. Additionally, follow the link below to a powerful video…
    Written on Thursday, 12 May 2016 13:50
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