Dorchester County Public Schools

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(12)
High
(3)
Middle
(2)
Elementary
(7)
Pre-K
(7)
Private
(5)
There are 12 public schools in Dorchester County, Maryland, serving 4,647 students.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland state average of 57%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Dorchester County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • CambridgeCambridge-south Dorchester High School
    2475 Cambridge Bypass
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-9224
    828 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Cambridge
    Choptank Elementary School
    1103 Mace's Ln
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-4950
    431 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Cambridge
    Dorchester County Career And Technology Center
    Vocational School
    2465 Cambridge Bypass
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-3457
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 9-12
  • HurlockHurlock Elementary School
    301 Charles St
    HurlockMD21643
    (410)943-3303
    435 students | Gr. PK-5
  • CambridgeMace's Lane Middle School
    1101 Mace's Ln
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-2111
    476 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Cambridge
    Maple Elementary School
    5225 Egypt Rd
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-8577
    345 students | Gr. PK-5
  • HurlockNorth Dorchester High School
    5875 Cloverdale Rd
    HurlockMD21643
    (410)943-4511
    539 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Hurlock
    North Dorchester Middle School
    5745 Cloverdale Rd
    HurlockMD21643
    (410)943-3322
    412 students | Gr. 6-8
  • CambridgeSandy Hill Elementary School
    1503 Glasgow Rd
    CambridgeMD21613
    (410)228-7978
    458 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Church CreekSouth Dorchester School
    3485 Church Creek Rd
    Church CreekMD21622
    (410)397-3434
    192 students | Gr. PK-8
  • ViennaVienna Elementary School
    4905 Ocean Gateway
    ViennaMD21869
    (410)376-3151
    189 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SecretaryWarwick Elementary School
    155 Main St
    SecretaryMD21664
    (410)943-3588
    342 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Dorchester County County Statistics (MD) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 31,914 people 5,731,109 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 16% 32%
Median Household Income $48,917 $71,034
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Dorchester County, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.68. The most diverse school district in Dorchester County is Dorchester County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.