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Students Commended for Meeting Comissioners' Reading Challenge
05/17/2017
Earlier this year, Worcester County Commissioner President Madison J. Bunting and fellow Commissioner Anthony "Chip" Bertino issued a challenge to two classes at Snow Hill Elementary School - read more books outside of their assigned reading.
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Students Win National American Legion Auxiliary Essay Contest
05/15/2017
Each year, the National American Legion Auxiliary sponsors an Americanism Essay Contest for students in grades 3 - 12.
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Naviance a Great Planning Tool for Students & Parents
05/11/2017
Naviance is a website that serves as a helpful tool for both student and parent use in the college application process.
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MidAtlantic Symphony Orchestra Present to Elementary Students
05/10/2017
The MSO presented their "Introduce an Instrument Program" to students at Buckingham and Ocean City Elementary Schools last week.
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Student Experiments with Robotics with Sphere-o
05/09/2017
A fifth grader at Berlin Intermediate School has been experimenting with a new robot friend, “Sphere-o”. Sphere-o is a small sphere shaped robot that is controlled through a programming app where you can play games and take Sphere-o on different missions and adventures.
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SkillsUSA Shines in State Championships
05/09/2017
Over 50 WTHS student took home awards at the Maryland State SkillsUSA Championships.
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Students Hit the Boardwalk for Fitness
05/08/2017
Fourth grade students at Ocean City Elementary School participated in a boardwalk fitness walk along the Ocean City Boardwalk.
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SHMS Student Honored for Winning Fair Housing Poster Contest
05/04/2017
Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford recently recognized the winners of the Maryland Association of REALTORS 18th Fair Housing Poster Contest at the State House!
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School Holds Passport to Learning Night & Soup Bowl Project
05/03/2017
Berlin Intermediate School hosted the annual Soup Bowl Project & Passport to Learning Night. Student-made bowls were on sale for $5 and filled with soup donated from local restaurants.
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Students Win Best Design in Engineering Competition
05/02/2017
Stephen Decatur High School teacher Mr. Larry Ryan and his students recently won Best Design in the second Annual Eastern Shore Crab Boat Engineering Challenge last Friday in Cambridge, MD.
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Students Learn to Care for The Environment
05/01/2017
Mrs. Danielle Marshall's first grade class at Ocean City Elementary has been learning about ways to help keep our environment clean and safe.
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Students Gear Up For Performance
04/28/2017
Fifth graders rehearse for the annual Spring Chorus Concert. 6th grade chorus students have the privilege of picking out the songs that will be sang during the concert.
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Elementary Students Deliver Donations to Humane Society
04/27/2017
Ocean City Elementary recently held their Donation Drive for the Worcester County Humane Society. OCES families donated two full tables of dog and cat toys, cat beds, kitty litter, Kongs, peanut butter, paper towels, dish soap, cat treats and more.
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Bringing History to Life with Embroidery Project
04/26/2017
Salisbury University student intern, Veronica Turley, brought history to life in Melissa Vit's 5th grade classroom at Berlin Intermediate School through a lesson involving embroidery techniques of the 18th and 19th century.
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SkillsUSA Chapter Named Outstanding CTSO Program
04/26/2017
Congratulations to Worcester Technical High School's chapter of SkillsUSA, as they were honored last night by the Maryland Department of Education (MSDE) award of Outstanding CTSO Program!
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Student Interns Honored at Spring Reception
04/25/2017
Student interns who were and are placed within our schools for their student teaching experience were honored at the Spring Intern Reception on Friday, April 21, 2017.
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Students Challenge Faculty and Staff in Charity Basketball Game
04/24/2017
Students and Teachers at Snow Hill Middle School recently played a student versus staff basketball game to raise money for the American Heart Association. Students collected almost $2000 from community members for the cause!
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SHHS Seniors Celebrate Eagles Reach Higher Week
04/24/2017
This week, Snow Hill High School celebrates "Eagles Reach Higher Week," a week dedicated to encouraging and promoting college & career readiness among all of our students.
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Student Takes First Place in Regional Contest
04/21/2017
Emily Sandt, a 6th grader at Berlin Intermediate School attended the Ocean City Elks awards banquet earlier this month and was announced 1st place winner in her age group (ages 10 - 13) for her Statue of Liberty poster
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Students Display their Coral Reef Projects
04/20/2017
Showell Elementary students in Mrs. Scott’s Enrichment Class participated in a Gallery Walk to share Coral Reef dioramas and brochures that they created as part of a project based learning activity.
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School Partners with Worcester County Humane Society
04/19/2017
Sixth grade students count coins donated during their penny race. So far, students have collected more than $3,000.00 to benefit the Worcester County Humane Society.
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Elementary Students Explore Geography
04/18/2017
Dominick DiGristine and Lily Carson, from Mrs. Justice's fourth grade class at Ocean City Elementary School, are presenting information to their class about a location they "visited" throughout the regions of our country.
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MidAtlantic Symphony Orchestra Holds Master Classes at BIS
04/13/2017
Representatives from the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra made a trip to Berlin Intermediate School to teach master classes to fifth and sixth graders who play the violin, viola and cello.
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PMS's Nikki Blake Wins LifeChanger of the Year Spirit Award
04/12/2017
Nikki Blake, sixth grade teacher at Pocomoke Middle School was named the national 2016-17 LifeChanger of the Year Spirit Award winner at a surprise ceremony during a school assembly this morning.
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SHHS Students Play with USAF Band
04/11/2017
Congratulations to Snow Hill High School MCJROTC students Joshua Bunting and Justin Gentry, as they were invited to sit in the US Air Force Band on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. This was the band's final concert in Ocean City.
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WTHS Julia Hill Named 2017 Worcester Teacher of the Year
04/10/2017
Congratulations to Julia Hill, mathematics teacher from Worcester Technical High School, who was recently named Worcester County's 2017 Teacher of the Year!
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Winners Named in Elks Club Americanism Contest
03/30/2017
Sixth graders Emily Sandt and Shiloh Ponds of Berlin Intermediate School were the winners of Elks Club Americanism contest.
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Students Are Hands-On When Learning About the Water Cycle
03/29/2017
Students in Ms. Samantha Keyes' class are learning about the water cycle in science by conducting a water bottle investigation lab.
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Food Play Productions Educate Students on Healthy Habits
03/28/2017
Last month, the Ocean City Elementary School PTA sponsored "Food Play Productions" for students in grades 1-4 at OCES. 
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Showell Elementary Receives Donation from Verizon TCC
03/27/2017
Recently, Verizon TCC of Ocean Pines donated a wealth of school supplies to the students at Showell Elementary School.
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Students Explore Geometric Shapes, Design & Symmetry
03/24/2017
Second graders in Mrs. Linda Brown's class at Ocean City Elementary explore geometric shapes, design, and symmetry with pattern blocks.
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Heavenly Hats Day Comes to BIS
03/23/2017
For just a $1 donation, students had the privilege of wearing a favorite hat to school to raise money for the Heavenly Hats Foundation, an organization who has donated
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PES Holds African American Read In
03/22/2017
African American Read-In guest readers shared selections and poetry from African American authors and poets by reading simultaneously to all the classes within a grade level
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WCPS Proposed FY 2018 Budget
03/22/2017
The Worcester County Board of Education in its continued efforts to be transparent has posted the proposed FY 2018 school system budget online for the public.
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PES Principal Named MAESP 2017 National Distinguished Principal
03/22/2017
Congratulations to Mr. Michael Browne, principal of Pocomoke Elementary School, who was surprised this afternoon with a celebration of the announcement that he was named Maryland's National Distinguished Principal for 2017!
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BIS Fifth Grader Named Carson Scholarship Winner
03/21/2017
Addison McDaniel, a 5th grader at Berlin Intermediate School has been awarded the Carson Scholarship. The Carson Scholarship is a $1,000 college scholarship awarded to 4th
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Virtual Field Trips Spark Student Excitement
03/20/2017
Students in Mrs. Coralee Fraschetti’s 6th grade class at Berlin Intermediate School enjoy a fieldtrip to the Great Wall of China using brand new virtual reality goggles
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Students Sing-a-Long for St. Patrick's Day
03/17/2017
Ocean City Elementary kindergarten students enjoyed a Saint Patrick's Day sing-a-long with local musician Mr. Frankie O'Nanna.
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Students Use Prodigy for Digital Learning in Math
03/16/2017
Students in Mr. Bill Noah’s 6th grade math class participated in Prodigy, and online math program where they play games that correspond with their level of math ability and compete against classmates with similar math abilities.
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Pocomoke High School Ninth Grade Students Travel to Prince George’s County to Experience Financial Literacy Supercenter
03/15/2017
Ninth-grade Pocomoke High School students were given the opportunity to experience a day as an adult during a visit to the Junior Achievement Finance Park® in Landover, Maryland.
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Students Read to Feed a Need
03/14/2017
Students created a reading fundraiser called “Read to Feed a Need”. The students had sponsers who would donate more money each time a reading goal was met.
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SDHS Teacher Receives TEEAM Award
03/10/2017
Last month, Stephen Decatur High School teacher Larry Ryan received the Advocacy Award at the annual Technology and Engineering Education Association of Maryland
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Ocean City Elementary Kicks Off Donation Drive for Humane Society
03/09/2017
OCES kicks off the 20th annual donation drive to benefit the Ocean City Humane Society.
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SDHS athletes share lessons on achievement with younger students
03/08/2017
Stephen Decatur’s state championship bound basketball team gave sixth grade boys a great lesson on achieving your dreams by hard work and good behavior both in and out of school.
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Berlin Intermediate Gets HIP
03/07/2017
HIP, being an abbreviation for “Helping Increase the Peace”, is a day yearly recognized at BIS for educating nonviolent conflict resolution, accepting each other’s differences and having a little fun.
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PES Named National Title I Distinguished School
03/06/2017
The National Title I Association is pleased to announce that Pocomoke Elementary School (PES) in Pocomoke, Maryland, has been named a National Title I Distinguished School by the Maryland State Department of Education
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WCPS Celebrates Read Across America Day
03/02/2017
Elementary schools across the county were filled with the rhyming sounds of Dr. Seuss as volunteer readers participated in 2017 Read Across America Day.
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The Tooth Fairy Visits OCES
03/01/2017
The Tooth Fairy visited first graders at Ocean City Elementary to conclude a week of learning and investigating the effects sugar has on teeth.
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PHS Students Rate at Solo & Ensemble Festival
02/28/2017
Congratulations to the Pocomoke High School students who rated at last week's Solo & Ensemble Festival at Salisbury University.
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Elementary Arts Programs Get Boost From Donations
02/24/2017
The Working Artists Forum of Easton, Maryland, recently came to WCPS to present $150 gift cards to the elementary school Art Departments
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Sherman the ShoreBird Visits BIS
02/22/2017
Sherman the Shorebird visits Berlin Intermediate School to remind students about the “Hit the Books” contest.
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2017-2018 School System Calendar Approved
02/22/2017
At the February 21, 2017, Board of Education meeting, the Superintendent's recommended calendar was adopted for the 2017-2018 school year
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Guest Speakers at BES African American Read-In
02/21/2017
Buckingham Elementary School celebrates Black History Month by taking part in the National African American Read-In.
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Student Author Signs Books to Donate
02/21/2017
Several of SDMS student Ben Brunori’s signed books will be donated to Ocean City Elementary School’s kindergarten class.
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SDMS Students Demonstrate Kinesthetic Learning
02/21/2017
SDMS 7th graders persevere through math problems using the kinesthetic learning style, or learning while carrying out physical activities.
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Kiwanas Builders Club Donates Handmade Blankets
02/17/2017
The Kiwanas club has been making over 30 blankets which will be donated to Diakonia
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Geometry & Geography Blend at OCES
02/17/2017
Joseph Palmisano, Ashley Conway, and Andy Maynard display their polygon places complete with map key and compass rose.
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BES Celebration of Reading
BES Celebrates Love of Reading with Family
02/07/2017
Buckingham Elementary School wrapped up reading "The World According to Humphrey", as part of its One School, One Book club
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Students Named to All Shore Band & Chorus
02/01/2017
Worcester County Public Schools congratulates all of our talented students who were named to All Shore Chorus and/or All Shore Band!
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Students Infuse Art with Technology
01/31/2017
Students have been given links for websites, artist images, and videos to learn at their own pace about creating three dimensional space with value
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OC Fire Fighters Assoc. Teams Up with OCES for Operation Warm
01/27/2017
Operation Warm supplies brand-new winter coats for local children who are in need of a brand-new winter coat
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Snow Hill Elementary School & Salisbury University PDS Partnership Wins National Award
01/24/2017
The professional development school partnership between Snow Hill Elementary School and Salisbury University has received the Exemplary Professional Development School Achievement Award
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Students Learn Genre at Book Tasting
01/13/2017
Mrs. McDowell’s 6th grade ELA class learned about different genres of books during a “Book Tasting.”
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Intermediate Students Study DNA at WTHS
01/06/2017
Students were invited to WTHS to learn more about the biology program offered there.
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Gateway to Technology Students Build Robots
01/05/2017
Students in SDMS' Gateway to Technology class are building robots as part of their Automation Through Programming project.
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Snow Hill Elementary Learn Lessons in Kindness
12/13/2016
Third grade students recently donated handmade blankets to Diakonia to complete their unit of study, “Making Moments Matter”
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Snow Hill Middle School Counselors Spotlight Careers
12/09/2016
School counselors collaborated to intiate “Spotlight on Careers” sessions to educate our middle school students on program offerings at Worcester Technical High School
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Berlin Intermediate Celebrates Positive Behavior
12/02/2016
Berlin Intermediate School teamed up with SonRise church so that students could take part in a fun PBIS term reward
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Have You Downloaded Our Mobile App?
12/01/2016
For the latest from WCPS, download our free mobile app for Android & iPhone
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SHES Students Channel the Work of Artist Georgia O'Keeffe
11/28/2016
Snow Hill Elementary students learned about the life and art of Georgia O’Keeffe by creating their own flower artwork
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Join Us for a Performance this Season!
11/23/2016
Worcester County Public Schools has a wealth of talented students waiting to put on a show
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Pocomoke High Inducts New Honor Society Members
11/21/2016
PHS pleased to announce that eleven PHS students were inducted in the National Honor Society on November 17
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Board of Education Names H. Stephen Price as Chief Operating Officer
11/15/2016
Price, who has worked in Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) since 1996, fills the vacancy left by Mr. Louis H. Taylor, who was named Interim Superintendent of Schools, effective November 1
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PES Launches Color Me Digital Learning Project
11/11/2016
Inspired by Artist Erik Wahl, Pocomoke Elementary School seeks to inspire student curiosity, creativity, imagination and innovative thinking through incorporation of art and creative expression during learning.
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BIS Gears Up for ArtFest Fall Fest
11/04/2016
Artfest Fall fest is a community event featuring local artists and art experiences for children. Each year, Berlin Intermediate School hosts the event which is ever-growing in size and enthusiasm.
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Showell Elem Replacement School Moves Forward
11/02/2016
The Showell Elementary Replacement School project moves forward today following the Worcester County Commissioners’ approval of $1.6 million for school design plans
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WTHS Students Engage in Energy Debates
10/31/2016
In the fall of 2016, my students were caught up in the presidential election, and I began to wonder how I might incorporate this political drama in my pre-engineering classroom...
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OCES Holds Heavenly Hats Spirit Day
10/25/2016
Each OCES student had the privilege of wearing his or her favorite hat to school to positively impact the lives of those facing the biggest challenge of their lives…cancer.
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WCPS Celebrates National School Lunch Week
10/06/2016
Worcester County Public Schools will celebrate National School Lunch Week. This year’s theme, “School Lunch: Show Your Spirit”, challenges students, staff and school officials to come together to show...
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Pocomoke Middle School and Salisbury University: Partners in Education
10/03/2016
Seventh grade students at Pocomoke Middle school enjoyed an innovative lesson in argumentation during a visit by Dr. Jay Imbrenda from Salisbury University’s Education Specialties Department...
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Louis H. Taylor
Worcester County Board of Education Names Louis H. Taylor as Next School System Leader
09/30/2016
At a special Board meeting Friday, the Worcester County Board of Education appointed Mr. Louis H. Taylor as the next Superintendent of Schools for Worcester County...
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Worcester County tops State again in latest PARCC score release
09/29/2016
Worcester County students once again far exceeded state averages on the latest PARCC results released yesterday...
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Board of Education Names Finalists for Next Superintendent
09/22/2016
The Worcester County Board of Education has announced the names of the two finalists for the next Worcester County Superintendent of Schools. Each finalist will participate in a “Day in the District” experience next week...
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PES Receives $2,000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation
09/09/2016
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Pocomoke Elementary School a $2,000 grant to support youth literacy...
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Start the School Year Right: Let’s Make Each Day Count
09/08/2016
The opening days of school feature students arriving with backpacks stuffed with notebooks and unsharpened pencils, teachers in classrooms with freshly decorated bulletin boards, and students with new clothes meeting old friends.
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Showell Elementary Replacement School Moves Forward Following BOE Approval
08/16/2016
The Worcester County Board of Education has approved the conceptual plan, education specifications and construction cost estimates for the Showell Elementary Replacement School at its meeting today.
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Snow Hill Middle School Joins Summit Basecamp 2016-2017 National Cohort
08/12/2016
Newark, Maryland, August 12, 2016 –Worcester County Public Schools is proud to announce that Snow Hill Middle School’s sixth grade will participate in a national, groundbreaking personalized learning program in partnership with Summit Public Schools.
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Administrative Transfer Prompts Two Promotions
07/13/2016
This week, the superintendent of schools for Worcester County announced three administrative changes that will take effect August 1.
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Pocomoke Elementary School Launches a Second Digital Adventure
06/30/2016
By Beverly Watson, Formative Assessment for Maryland Educators Facilitator at Pocomoke Elementary...
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Worcester Students Shine In National Competition
06/28/2016
Maryland’s SkillsUSA delegation brought home 23 medals from the 51st Annual National Leadership and...
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MABE to Seek Input from the Public in Superintendent Search
06/22/2016
Newark, MD, June 21, 2016– The search for a new Worcester County Superintendent of Schools was...
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Board of Education Announces Three Administrative Positions
06/21/2016
Newark, MD, June 21, 2016– At the June 21, Worcester County Board of Education meeting, three...
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Summer Academies Help to Ensure Success
06/16/2016
By Tamara Mills, Coordinator of Instruction Worcester County Public Schools believes that each...
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