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Monday, 28 November 2016 13:11

2016 Superintendent's Holiday Card Slideshow

2016 is the third year that Dorchester County Public Schools has held the Superintendent’s Holiday Card Contest. Students from across the school district in grades K-12 create and submit works of art with a holiday theme that are considered for the cover artwork for Dr. Wagner’s holiday card. This year’s winner from Cambridge-South Dorchester High School, sophomore Kimberly Larimer, submitted a Maryland-themed holiday blue crab holding lights on a trotline. This image is both representative of our county and our holiday traditions. All student winners will be publicly recognized with their artwork at the January 19th meeting of the Board…
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 04:43

Student Cell Phone Procedures

With respect to student cell phone procedures, the Board reviewed the recommendation of the Policy Subcommittee and heard additional testimony from student leadership before approving the latest draft for first reading. The policy is available for review. Please download the policy below.
Dorchester Educators is proud to announce that Andre’ Beulah who was selected as Dorchester Educators ESP of the year in May of 2016 was just chosen as Maryland State Education Associations (MSEA’s) ESP of the year. Mr. Beulah is now representing the state of Maryland along with Dorchester County!! Please download the document below for more information.
Tuesday, 08 November 2016 16:54

2016 Annual Report

This 2016 Annual Report provides a snapshot of our school system. In this document, we provide facts and figures about our schools, students, employees, and finances; in addition, we honor some of our outstanding teachers and support employees, and outline several of the challenges and changes that face us in the coming years. Please download the 2016 Annual Report for more information.
Monday, 07 November 2016 21:11

November Wellness Newsletter

November's Wellness Newsletter is all about "The Family That Eats Together." Eating as a family isn't always easy these days. But it's wll worth the effort. As you might expect, family meals improve kids' nutrition and health. And that's just the beginning of the benefits. To learn more, download the document below.
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company's presentation of a construction schedule, site logistics, parking, safety/security, and operating hours for the building of the new North Dorchester High School. For more information, download the presentation below. 
Thursday, 27 October 2016 17:32

New High School Set to 'Soar'

Article Courtesy of Bob Zimberoff from Dorchester Banner. Members of the Dorchester County Board of Education, county council, state and local officials and construction contractors officially break ground for the new North Dorchester High School. Download the article below for more information.
Thursday, 27 October 2016 14:15

October Wellness Newsletter

October's Wellness Letter is "Just What The Doctor Ordered." Traditionally, doctors haven't had a lot of practical nutrition training. But eating well can help stave off and treat medical conditions--including diabetes, heart disease, and of course, obesity --that affect millons of people and cause untold chronic health problems, not to mention massive health care costs. Download the document below for more information.
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 12:28

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.
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 10:55

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 until the last day of school.
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