News - Dorchester County Public Schools

Teachers of the Year 2018–2019

  • Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Ms. Benedita Gomes 2018–2019 Teacher of the Year Ms. Gomes is a Spanish Teacher at North Dorchester High School. North Dorchester High School Spanish teacher Benedita Gomes has been selected as the Dorchester County Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year for 2018-2019. Ms. Gomes, a 26-year teaching veteran, was chosen from a field of 11 finalists nominated by parents, teaching colleagues, and the community. Besides teaching Spanish, Ms. Gomes is deeply involved in the life of the school. She is the Extended Day Coordinator for NDHS, sits on the Faculty Council, and advises student activities including the Spanish Honor Society,…

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT

  • Friday, 13 April 2018
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT DATE: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 TIME: 9:00 a.m. PLACE: Dorchester Career and Technology Center Sky Box 2465 Cambridge Beltway Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Board Retreat at the date, time, and location indicated above. The Board will meet in Closed Session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland to discuss personnel and will meet in Administrative Function to receive information on the operations of the school system. 

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

  • Friday, 13 April 2018
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, April 19, 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…

NOTICE OF MEETING OF THE BOARD CITIZENS ADVISORY COUNCIL ON SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT

  • Friday, 06 April 2018
NOTICE OF MEETING OF THE BOARD CITIZENS ADVISORY COUNCIL ON SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT DATE: Thursday, April 12, 2018 TIME: 5:30 p.m. PLACE: The Board Room Central office of the Board of Education 700 Glasgow Street Cambridge, Maryland 21613 The Board Citizens Advisory Council on School Environment will hold their monthly meeting at the date, time, and location indicated above.

April Wellness Newsletter

  • Thursday, 29 March 2018
Time to Blossom The flowers are coming out of hiding - and so should you! That resolution you made to exercise more, the one that seemed so hard to keep in the cold light of January is much more do-able as the weather warms. For more information, please download the document below.

Board Of Education Meeting- March 15, 2018- Revised Agenda

  • Monday, 12 March 2018
The Dorchester County Public Schools Board of Education has REVISED the March 15, 2018 agenda. The Regular Session will begin at 1:30 p.m. and has NOT changed. You may access the newly Revised agenda by going to http://dcps.k12.md.us/ -- Click on Board Docs (tab six at the top), Click on Thursday, March 15, 2018 Regular Monthly Meeting – Click on View the Agenda. Thank you.

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

  • Thursday, 08 March 2018
DATE: Thursday, March 15, 2018 TIME: 12:00 Noon PLACE: The Board Room Central Office of the Board of Education700 Glasgow StreetCambridge, 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 1:30 p.m. in Open Session. **Please note that…

Public School Registration

  • Wednesday, 07 March 2018
The Dorchester County Public School System invites parents to register their school age children on: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 From 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Registration will take place at the Elementary School where the parents and children reside: Please bring the following with you: Immunization Records and lead testing results Birth Certificate Proof of Residence – electric or water bill, lease, mortgage, etc. Social Security Card Child’s address, phone #, parent names (proof of custody if not natural parents), parent’s work #, and an emergency contact name and phone number Income verification will be needed for Pre-K registration: Tax…