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

  • 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
  • 2017 Maryland Summer Centers for Gifted and Talented Students
    2017 Maryland Summer Centers for Gifted and Talented Students GIFTED AND TALENTED EDUCATION IN MARYLAND: CONTINUING OUR COMMITMENT In 1994, The Maryland Gifted and Talented Education Task Force submitted to the State Board of Education its report entitled “Renewing Our Commitment to the Educa- tion of Gifted and Talented Students: An Essential Component of Educational Reform.” This report reaffirmed…
    Written on Monday, 13 February 2017 06:41
  • Stakeholder Input Sessions Scheduled for Dorchester Superintendent of Schools Search
    Stakeholder Input Sessions Scheduled for Dorchester Superintendent of Schools Search Stakeholder Input Sessions Scheduled for Dorchester Superintendent of Schools Search onFebruary 22, 2017 The Dorchester County Board of Education has begun the search for a new superintendent, and on February 22, 2017, the entire community has the chance to help guide the search process.The Maryland Association of Board of Education…
    Written on Tuesday, 07 February 2017 18:59
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