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WTHS CTE Students Awarded at SkillsUSA
09/01/2022
Maryland’s SkillsUSA delegation brought home 15 medals from the 58th Annual National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC), recently held in Atlanta, Georgia.
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BOE Accepts School Safety Donation
07/12/2022
In an effort to continue to improve and enhance existing safety protocols, the Worcester County Board of Education accepted an in-kind donation of emergency response shields from Hardwire, LLC.
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Worcester Schools Certified as Maryland Green Schools
05/25/2022
The Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) is pleased to announce that Berlin Intermediate (2001, 2004, 2007, 2011, 2022), Pocomoke Middle (2007, 2011, 2018, 2022), Snow Hill Elementary (2022), and Stephen Decatur High Schools (2022) have been certified as a 2022 Maryland Green Schools. These schools join Buckingham Elementary School (2018) and Snow Hill Middle School (2016), who have previously earned this distinction for Worcester County.
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Administrative Changes Headline Board Meeting
05/17/2022
At today’s Worcester County Board of Education meeting, several administrative appointments and transfers were announced. The new assignments are effective July 1, 2022.
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WCPS Music Education Earns National Recognition
04/19/2022
Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
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Kristin Cashman named 2022 Teacher of the Year
03/25/2022
In a celebration of excellence in education, tonight Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) announced the 2022 Worcester County Teacher of the Year: Kristin Cashman of Pocomoke High School.
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HS Students Honored for Artwork
02/15/2022
Several WCPS high school students received awards in the annual Art Competition sponsored by the Ocean City/Berlin Optimist Club.
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WTHS Students Recognized by Commissioners
11/15/2021
The Worcester County Commissioners present commendations to honor Worcester Technical High School (WTHS) students who earned gold medals in eight individual and team categories during the SkillsUSA Maryland Virtual State Championship last April.
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Blackburn named a MD finalist for PAEMST
10/27/2021
Sarah Blackburn was named a Maryland finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).
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SHMS Teacher Selected for Fall Webinar Series
10/26/2021
National History Day (NHD) selected eight Maryland teachers, including Snow Hill Middle School’s Beau Williams, to complete their fall professional development program, Inspiring Student Research with the Library of Congress.
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Showell Elementary School Celebrated at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
10/22/2021
State and local officials gathered to finally cut the ribbon on the replacement Showell Elementary School today.
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WCPS Ranked Third Best School District in MD
10/18/2021
Niche reported that Worcester County Public Schools is the third best school district in Maryland behind only Howard and Montgomery Counties. Below is a list of the fifteen best-ranked school districts in Maryland.
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WCPS Launches New COVID-19 Dashboard
10/11/2021
As a part of Worcester County Public Schools’ continued efforts to be transparent with our families and the Worcester County community, a new COVID-19 dashboard has been established. The dashboard is integrated into the Responsible Return 2.0 hub here on our website.
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Bayside Conference Announces New Protocols for Winter Sports Season
10/11/2021
As the fall 2021 sports season wraps up, we want to make you aware of some important changes for the upcoming winter high school sports season.
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Nate Passwaters Appointed to Board of Education
10/05/2021
The Worcester County Commissioners appointed Nathaniel “Nate” Passwaters to the Board of Education (BOE) to fill the remainder of a four-year term through November 2022. This vacancy was created by the sudden passing of former BOE President Eric W. Cropper, Sr.
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WTHS Student Wins Top Project in State
06/01/2021
Worcester Technical High School (WTHS) student Brennen Morris's entry into the 2021 Maryland Mapping competition, Are We Protected?, has been named the top High School Project for the State of Maryland.
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WCPS Music Education Receives National Recognition for Third Year in a Row
04/08/2021
Worcester County Public Schools has been honored for the third year in a row with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
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Tamara Mills Receives NAEA Award
03/08/2021
The National Art Education Association has honored Worcester County Public Schools' Coordinator of Instruction Tamara Mills with the 2021 Eastern Region Supervision & Administration Art Educator Award.
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Teachers Named MAEA Outstanding Art Educator
02/23/2021
The Maryland Art Education Association and Worcester County Public Schools is recognizing it's Outstanding (Career) Art Educators for the 2020-21 school year.
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WCPS Announces 2021 Teachers of the Year
01/20/2021
Congratulations to the 2021 cohort of Worcester County Public Schools Teachers of the Year!
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Worcester Students chosen for World Food Prize
10/02/2020
Three Delmarva high school students will represent the Maryland Youth Institute as delegates to the 2020 World Food Prize Global Youth Institute next month.
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WCPS Accepts Donation of 2,500 Face Shields
09/30/2020
This week, Worcester County Public Schools generously accepted 2,500 face shields from Pocomoke City-based manufacturer Hardwire, LLC.
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EL Back to School Bootcamp
08/24/2020
We are celebrating the 1st Bucky Bear's English Learner (EL) Back to School Bootcamp!
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2020 NAAM Best Community
WCPS Named 2020 Best Community for Music Education
04/08/2020
Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education, for the second year in a row.
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Carson Scholars
Four WCPS Students Awarded 2020 Carson Scholars
03/26/2020
This year, four students from Worcester County Public Schools have been recognized as 2020 Carson Scholars.
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SHHS CyberPatriot
SHHS CyberPatriot Team Wins 1st Place Award in MD
03/23/2020
Snow Hill High School’s CyberPatriot team recently completed the last online round of CyberPatriot XII before the National Finals Competition. The team’s performance in this round earned Maryland’s 1st Place Award in the Silver Tier.
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2020 TOY
WCPS Announces 2020 Teachers of the Year
01/21/2020
Congratulations to this year’s cohort of Worcester County Public Schools Teachers of the Year for 2020, just announced by Superintendent Taylor at today’s WCPS Board Meeting!
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