American Education Week

  • Sunday, 12 November 2017
American Education Week—November 13-17, 2017—will present all Americans with a wonderful opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. The National Education Association was one of the creators and original sponsors of American Education Week. Distressed that 25 percent of the country's World War I draftees were illiterate and 9 percent were physically unfit, representatives of the NEA and the American Legion met in 1919 to seek ways to generate public support for education. The conventions of both organizations subsequently adopted resolutions of support for a…

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

  • Thursday, 09 November 2017
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, November 16, 2017 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…

November Wellness Newsletter

  • Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Think it's tough to get that 30 minutes of exercise most days that experts recommend for good health? We hear you. But how about we substitute "play" for "exercise"? Sound easier now? Of course, you can play alone, but it's easier (and a lot more fun) to play with a partner, and it's easier still with an entire family: YOURS! For more information please download the newsletter below.

NOTICE OF BOARD ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING

  • Monday, 23 October 2017
NOTICE OF BOARD ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING DATE: Thursday, October 26, 2017 TIME: 4:00 p.m. PLACE: The Board Room Central Office of the Board of Education 700 Glasgow Street Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board Advisory Council will be meeting at the date, time, and location indicated above.

NOTICE OF MEETING

  • Sunday, 22 October 2017
NOTICE OF MEETING Board of Education Special Closed Session Meeting DATE: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 TIME: 1:00 p.m. PLACE: Dorchester County Board of Education Superintendent’s Conference Room 700 Glasgow Street Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Special Closed Session at the date, time, and location indicated above to address legal and personnel issues in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

Notice of Board of Education Meeting

  • Friday, 13 October 2017
DATE: Thursday, October 19, 2017 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 4:00 p.m. in Open Session.

Maple Elementary Drumline Performs Live on GMA

  • Friday, 13 October 2017
It was lights, camera, action this morning at Maple Elementary as the Marching Lions’ band showed off their skills for an estimated 4-1/2 million people across the United States live on ABC’s Good Morning America. Music teacher and band director Ray Washington was interviewed, along with the band’s 10-year-old drum major Hallmark Pinanzu, while parents, other supporters, and the entire school community looked on. It was an amazing Maple morning! Check it out: https://www.yahoo.com/gma/elementary-school-drumline-performs-live-034436546.html?soc_src=strm&soc_trk=ma

NOTICE OF MEETING

  • Monday, 09 October 2017
NOTICE OF MEETING Board of Education Special Closed Session Meeting DATE: Thursday, October 10, 2017 TIME: 1:00 p.m. PLACE: Dorchester County Board of Education Superintendent’s Conference Room 700 Glasgow Street Cambridge, MD 21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct an Closed Session in accordance with Section 3-305 of the General Provisions of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

2017 Annual Report

  • Thursday, 05 October 2017
This 2017 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 2017 Annual Report for more information.

Notice of Board of Education Meeting September 21, 2017

  • Monday, 18 September 2017
NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, September 21, 2017 TIME: 2:00 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 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 4:00 p.m.…