"Five Power Verbs That Elevated Our Schools"

  • Thursday, 01 October 2015
School Administrator is a monthly magazine published by AASA, the School Superintendent's Association. Doctor Wagner wrote an article entitled "Five Power Verbs That Elevated Our Schools" for the October 2015 issue. The magazine offered the following abstract: "To forge a connection between community leaders and the public schools, the superintendent devised a thematic structure to categorize action steps for involvement." You can read the article online at the AASA's website.

Approved NDHS Schematic Design

  • Wednesday, 19 August 2015
The new North Dorchester High School will: Be a “Multi-purpose Tool” to support Community Use Fully Incorporate the use of Technology Be Safe & Secure Engage & Respect ALL Learners Be Flexible, Adaptable, Resilient & Expandable Have Improved Athletic Programs and Facilities Be Energy Efficient and Sustainable Fully use the entire Site/Campus for Learning Read more

Teachers of the Year 2015–2016

  • Thursday, 16 April 2015
The Teacher of the Year Program recognizes exemplary experienced teachers and outstanding first year teachers in Dorchester County and the State of Maryland. Mrs. Emily Maddox 2015–2016 Teacher of the Year Mrs. Maddox is a Special Education Teacher at Sandy Hill Elementary School The Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Emily Maddox, received her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary and Special Education from Geneva College in Pennsylvania and went on to earn her Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Salisbury University. Prior to working at Sandy Hill Elementary, Mrs. Maddox was a Special Education Teacher at Cambridge South Dorchester High School for…

2014 Annual Report

  • Monday, 02 March 2015
From Henry V. Wagner, Jr. Ed.D, Superintendent of Schools: This 2014 Annual Report provides a snapshot of our school system. In this document, we provide a variety of facts and figures about our schools, students, employees, and finances; honor some of our outstanding teachers and support employees; and outline several of the challenges and changes that face us in the coming year. As you can see from our student achievement data, our school system has demonstrated growth in many areas; we are especially proud of our advances with respect to graduation rate, dual enrollment, Advanced Placement participation and pass rate,…

Teachers of the Year 2014–2015

  • Friday, 16 May 2014
The Teacher of the Year Program recognizes exemplary experienced teachers and outstanding first year teachers in Dorchester County and the State of Maryland. Mr. Thomas "Trey" Mills, III 2014–2015 Teacher of the Year Mr. Mills is the Chemistry Teacher at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Trey is a graduate of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School from the Class of 1997. He has earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, magna cum laude, and a minor in Psychology from Washington College in 2001. He has also earned a Master of Arts in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Delaware in 2006.Trey participates…

Teachers of the Year 2013–2014

  • Wednesday, 18 September 2013
The Teacher of the Year Program recognizes exemplary experienced teachers and outstanding first year teachers in Dorchester County and the State of Maryland. Mrs. Linda Blackmon 2013–2014 Teacher of the Year Mrs. Blackmon is the Media Teacher at North Dorchester Middle School Linda earned a Bachelor's in Religion and minor in Business from Meredith College in 1984, Master’s in Conflict Management from Trinity Seminary in 1999, Master’s in Instructional Technology from Towson University in 2003, and an MSDE Administration Certificate in 2012. She teaches research, media, reading, and TV Production. She designed and published Dorchester County Public Schools’ websites. Linda…

Teachers of the Year 2012–2013

  • Wednesday, 18 September 2013
The Teacher of the Year Program recognizes exemplary experienced teachers and outstanding first year teachers in Dorchester County and the State of Maryland. Heidi Cohoon 2012–2013 Teacher of the Year Miss Cohoon teaches AP English Language, Composition (grade 11), and English IV (grade 12) at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Hardworking, dynamic, and organized best characterizes Heidi Cohoon. She earned her BA in English from Salisbury University and MA in Modern Humanities from Frostburg State University and has successfully taught English grades 6-12. Acting as a role model to staff and students, she has served on School Improvement Team, Accreditation for…