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DCPS Parent/Guardian, I am excited to inform you of the continuation of the 21st Century S.T.E.A.M. program. Our afterschool program is an opportunity to keep students and families connected with teachers and community members through an online learning experience with a focus in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. Tutoring and homework assistance is incorporated in the afterschool program however; we have a team of amazing Teachers and Instructional Assistants who are willing to provide individual and small group tutoring for eligible students. This opportunity is offered to DCPS students in grades 3-8, currently enrolled in one…
16 December 2020 An Open Letter to the Dorchester County Public Schools Community Dear Dorchester County Public Schools Community, As we approach the holiday break and the new year, I look ahead with hope but also trepidation. With the introduction of a COVID vaccine, the big picture for 2021 looks positive but the short term looks far less certain. The plan for Dorchester County Public Schools, as it now stands, is to remain at our present status when we resume after the holiday break. Staff and students are to return asynchronously on Monday, January 4, 2021, and the small groups…
Friday, 04 December 2020 13:13

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE:        Monday, December 7, 2020               TIME:         4:00 p.m. PLACE:      LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center                    2465 Cambridge Bypass                    Cambridge, MD  21613 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda and related documents can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at www.dcps.k12.md.us. The meeting will be open to the public by livestreaming only: https://townhallstreams.com/towns/dorchesterboe Due to COVID-19 Board Meetings are being…
Tuesday, 24 November 2020 10:31

NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE:        Thursday, December 3, 2020              TIME:         4:00 p.m. PLACE:      LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center                    2465 Cambridge Bypass                    Cambridge, MD  21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Special Board Meeting to address legal and budget items. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at www.dcps.k12.md.us. The…
Friday, 13 November 2020 14:03

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE:        Thursday, November 19, 2020           TIME:         4:00 p.m. PLACE:      LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center                    2465 Cambridge Bypass                    Cambridge, MD  21613 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda and related documents can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at www.dcps.k12.md.us. The meeting will be open to the public by livestreaming only: https://townhallstreams.com/towns/dorchesterboe Due to COVID-19 Board Meetings are being…
Tuesday, 03 November 2020 09:05

i-Ready Diagnostic Assessment

Teachers Need Your Help This Fall All students in Grades K-12 will be taking the i-Ready Diagnostic Assessment. DCPS testing window begins on November 10-December 4, 2020.  Your student's teacher will let you know when your child is scheduled to take the Diagnostic, so make sure to look for more information coming soon! Here are some videos to help you understand the test and how it is administered, English: Let your child show what they know on i-Ready  Spanish: Deje que su hijo demuestre lo que sabe en i-Ready English: Guidance for Families Administering the i-Ready Diagnostic from Home    Spanish: Guia para…
NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE:        Thursday, October 29, 2020               TIME:         10:00 a.m. PLACE:      LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center                    2465 Cambridge Bypass                    Cambridge, MD  21613 The Board of Education of Dorchester County will conduct a Special Board Meeting to address business as indicated on the agenda. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at…
Friday, 09 October 2020 08:36

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE:        Thursday, October 15, 2020               TIME:         4:45 p.m. PLACE:      LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center                    2465 Cambridge Bypass                    Cambridge, MD  21613 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda and related documents can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at www.dcps.k12.md.us. The meeting will be open to the public by livestreaming only: https://townhallstreams.com/towns/dorchesterboe Due to COVID-19 Board Meetings are being…
Friday, 11 September 2020 13:51

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

NOTICE OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING DATE: Thursday, September 17, 2020 TIME: 4:00 p.m. PLACE: LIVESTREAM Dorchester Career and Technology Center2465 Cambridge BypassCambridge, MD 21613 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Board of Education meeting will be livestreamed only and there will be no public access to the Dorchester Career and Technology Center, 2465 Cambridge Bypass, Cambridge, MD 21613. The agenda and related documents can be accessed online via BoardDocs on the Dorchester County Public Schools website at www.dcps.k12.md.us. The meeting will be open to the public by livestreaming only:https://townhallstreams.com/towns/dorchesterboeDue to COVID-19 Board Meetings are being held virtually and Public…
Thursday, 10 September 2020 13:42

Textbook Adoption Review

To parents/students/stakeholders: The following textbook will be presented to the Board of Education for adoption at the September 17, 2020 Board Meeting.  This textbook may be viewed virtually by following the instructions in the attached document below. Please download that document to view the instructions.
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