Worcester County Public Schools will be opening two-hours late today, Friday, December 14, 2018, due to: foggy conditions. Due to the two-hour delay, there will be no AM Pre- Kindergarten classes. Buses will operate accordingly.

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Worcester County Public Schools has a long and proud tradition of excellence. An integral part of the WCPS strategic direction is improving partnerships with our school system community. Following feedback received from our stakeholders in the 2016 Communications Survey, we have redesigned our district and several schools' websites to give you - our online visitors - an experience that is more functional and easy to navigate.

Please don't hesitate to let us know how we can continue to improve your online experience with us by emailing info@mail.worcester.k12.md.us.



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Worcester Schools Rate High on New MD Report Card
Posted on 12/04/2018
The Maryland State Department of Education released the new Maryland Report Card website today, containing performance data for every school in the St...
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Talking Violins at Showell Elementary
Posted on 11/14/2018
Third grade students at Showell Elementary School are making merry music this month. This year, for the first time, the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestr...
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Comcast Newsmakers Interviews 2018 Teacher of the Year
Posted on 11/12/2018
Comcast Newsmakers' Yolanda Vazquez talks with Karen Holland, Worcester County Public Schools' 2018 Teacher of the Year....
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Ten Schools Receive Grant Funds from Community Foundation
Posted on 11/08/2018
Ten Schools in Worcester County received grant funding through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s 2018 Education Award Grants Program, wh...
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Middle School Honors Art Students Visit Prestigious Art Show
Posted on 10/26/2018
Pow! Zap! Zoom! These words tend to be quintessential illustrated sounds that we would find in comics books that we remember from our past. ...
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Two Schools Selected for Ravens Honor Rows
Posted on 09/17/2018
The Baltimore Ravens and the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism announced today the recipients of the 19th annual Honor Rows program, prese...
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Worcester Again Excels in PARCC Results
Posted on 09/04/2018
Worcester County students for the fourth consecutive year far exceeded state averages on the latest state assessment data released Tuesday. Worcester ...
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Taylor Named School Safety Superintendent of the Year
Posted on 08/30/2018
The Maryland Center for School Safety held its 5th Annual School Safety Conference this past month in Annapolis. An award ceremony held during the con...
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Worcester Students Shine at 2018 SkillsUSA National Conference
Posted on 07/16/2018
Maryland Career and Technology students challenged 6,400 other student champions from all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam and Virgin Islands, at this yea...
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11 Schools Earn Gold Status for PBIS
Posted on 07/02/2018
Eleven schools across Worcester County were honored at the 2018 PBIS Eastern Shore Regional Summer Institute last week. All eleven schools achieved Go...
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More Administrative Appointments Announced at Board Meeting
Posted on 06/19/2018
At today’s Worcester County Board of Education meeting, three administrative appointments were approved. The new assignments are effective July 1, 201...
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Worcester County Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. 
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Supervisor of Human Resources, Worcester County Board of Education, 6270 Worcester Highway, Newark, MD 21841