Welcome to Worcester

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.



Announcement graphic of school level teachers of the year

Recent News

This is the image for the news article titled Pocomoke High Named MD State School of Character
m
Pocomoke High Named MD State School of Character
Posted on 02/11/2019
Worcester County Public Schools is pleased to announce that Character.org, a national advocate and leader for character named Pocomoke High School a 2...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Worcester Students Named Finalists in Young Authors' Contest
m
Worcester Students Named Finalists in Young Authors' Contest
Posted on 01/24/2019
Worcester County Public Schools is proud to announce that 22 students across schools and grade levels were named finalists in the Eastern Shore Litera...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Worcester Tops State in Kindergarten Readiness
m
Worcester Tops State in Kindergarten Readiness
Posted on 01/22/2019
In newly released data, Worcester County Public Schools has topped the State of Maryland once again - this time, in kindergarten readiness. ...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Ocean City Elementary Named a MD Blue Ribbon School
m
Ocean City Elementary Named a MD Blue Ribbon School
Posted on 12/18/2018
Ocean City Elementary School was one of only six Maryland public schools selected today as 2018-19 Maryland Blue Ribbon Schools. All six were selected...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Worcester Schools Rate High on New MD Report Card
m
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...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Talking Violins at Showell Elementary
m
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...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Comcast Newsmakers Interviews 2018 Teacher of the Year
m
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....
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Ten Schools Receive Grant Funds from Community Foundation
m
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...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Middle School Honors Art Students Visit Prestigious Art Show
m
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. ...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Two Schools Selected for Ravens Honor Rows
m
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...
Read More...
c
This is the image for the news article titled Worcester Again Excels in PARCC Results
m
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 ...
Read More...
c
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