10th Annual Maryland Education Recruitment Consortium (MERC)

  • Friday, 02 February 2018
The Maryland Association of School Personnel Administrators (MASPA), in collaboration with Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), is hosting the 10th annual Maryland Education Recruitment Consortium (MERC). We cordially invite all highly qualified and prospective educators who want to discover the amazing opportunities of working and living in Maryland. At MERC, candidates will be afforded the opportunity to visit with representatives from all 24 Maryland public school systems in one location on the same day and to meet with teacher certification professionals from Maryland State Department of Education. MERC 2018 will be held at University of Maryland Baltimore County on…

Notice of Board of Education Meeting

  • Friday, 02 February 2018
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, February 8, 2018 TIME: 2:45 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 above to address business as indicated on the agenda. After the start of the Open session, the Board will meet in Closed Session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland. At the conclusion of the Closed Session, the Board will reconvene at…

Notice of Budget Work Session

  • Sunday, 28 January 2018
NOTICE OF BUDGET WORK SESSION DATE: Thursday, February 1, 2018 TIME: 5:00 p.m. PLACE: The Board Room Central Office of the Board of Education700 Glasgow StreetCambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Budget Work Session at the date, time, and location indicated above to address business as indicated on the agenda. All or part of the meeting may be conducted in closed session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

Nominations for Teacher of the Year / First Class Teacher of the Year

  • Tuesday, 23 January 2018
The Dorchester County Board of Education is proud to recognize outstanding teachers in our county, and by partnering with local businesses celebrate their achievements. Teachers nominated should exemplify the highest standards of teaching. Nominees must be certificated and highly qualified full-time classroom, resource or specialist teachers who spend the majority of their time teaching. They will be expected to remain as active teachers in Dorchester County throughout the 2018-2019 school year. Students, parents, colleagues, administrators and community organizations are encouraged to submit the name of a teacher(s) on the forms found attached to this email or on the DCPS web…

MLK Day

  • Sunday, 14 January 2018
Just a reminder: Dorchester County Public Schools will be closed Monday, January 15th in honor of the anniversary of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Notice of Board of Education Meeting

  • Wednesday, 10 January 2018
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, January 18, 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 above to address business as indicated on the agenda. After the start of the Open session, the Board will meet in Closed Session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland. At the conclusion of the Closed Session, the Board will reconvene at…

January Wellness Newsletter

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2018
Take A Stand. On average, adults over 45 sit for over 12 or 16 walking hours. That's 75% of every day! And guess what? On average, kids aged 8-18 sit EVEN MORE than adults- about 4.5 hours a day at school, another 7 hours of sitting in front of various screens outside of school, plus time for driving to school, eating meals, doing homework. Add it all together and the average kid is sitting for 85% of their waking hours each and every day. For more information, please download the newletter below.

Notice of Board of Education Meeting

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2018
NOTICE OF MEETING Board of Education Budget Work Session with Public Comments on the Budget DATE: Thursday, January 4, 2018 TIME: 5:00 p.m. - Budget Work Session with Public Comment on the Budget 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 a Budget Work Session with Comments from the Public at the date, time and location indicated above to address business as indicated on the agenda. All or part of the meeting may be conducted in closed session in accordance with Section…

Notice of Board of Education Meeting

  • Wednesday, 06 December 2017
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, December 14, 2017 TIME: 2:30 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 above to address business as indicated on the agenda. After the start of the Open session, the Board will meet in Closed Session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland. At the conclusion of the Closed Session, the Board will reconvene at…

December Wellness Newsletter

  • Friday, 01 December 2017
Want to have some Mammoth fun over the Holidays? Go check out the woolly mammoths at a natural history museum. Or spend an afternoon at a local history museum. Or an art museum, a national monument, a children's museum, or a sports museum. Why? Because you'll find a lot of cool stuff at these places, which are mostly inside and warm! For more information, download the newlsetter below.