Spotlight on C-SD’s Rip Cornish

CAMBRIDGE — A local student has had a big week indeed. “Meet Rip Cornish, a freshman at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School and a young man about whom you’ll be hearing a lot in the future,” a statement from the school said. On Tuesday, he was part of the Maryland Business Roundtable for Education’s Youth Congress […]

Student Success Conference draws 100

CAMBRIDGE — More than 100 people, including students, parents, presenters, and volunteers, gave up their Saturday to participate in the Student Success Conference at Chesapeake College Cambridge Center. The event was organized and led by Voncia Molock, the 1984 valedictorian from North Dorchester High School and currently senior manager of IT Operations and Support at […]

Franchot, Junior Achievement at Maple Elementary

CAMBRIDGE — It’s never too early to learn how to earn. And save, and spend, for that matter. That was the message brought to students at Maple Elementary School on Jan. 15, when Maryland State Comptroller Peter Franchot spoke to children at an event sponsored by Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore. “Junior Achievement is […]

National Technical Honor Society Induction

CAMBRIDGE — Forty seniors from Cambridge-South Dorchester High School and North Dorchester High School were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on Jan. 7 in a ceremony at the Dorchester Career and Technology Center. These students are studying in one of the CTE (Career and Technical Education) programs offered by Dorchester County Public Schools. […]

ND grad Vonica Molock sets up student success conference

CAMBRIDGE — The news from schools in Dorchester County hasn’t been good lately. Voncia Molock has a plan to change that. She has organized a Student Success Conference on Jan. 18, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Chesapeake College Cambridge Center, aimed at middle school and high school students from Dorchester County and beyond — and […]

‘CyberPatriots’ compete in national contest

CAMBRIDGE – A team of three “CyberPatriots,” students in DCTC’s new Cybersecurity Program, competed in the third round of the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition on Dec. 6. Taylor Coleman, Joseph Nicholas, and Makayla Packett spent six hours examining three different operating systems to identify and fix their vulnerabilities to gain points. The students performed […]

Frazier will ‘Earn and Learn’

CAMBRIDGE – Cambridge-South Dorchester High School senior Thomas Frazier is the second Dorchester County Public School (DCPS) student to sign an employment agreement with GKD-USA through the Maryland Youth Apprenticeship Program (MYAP). He recently attended an event at which he was congratulated by GKD-USA Vice President of Manufacturing Leon Shockley. MYAP is an “earn and […]

National Jr. Honor Society Induction held

GOLDEN HILL — On Nov. 20, 15 middle school students at South Dorchester School were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society. The SDS NJHS advisor, Melanie Holliday led the ceremony, she introduced all new inductees and defined the purpose of the ceremony. Jennifer Ruark, SDS principal, gave greetings and closing remarks, where she commented […]

C-SD National Honor Society induction

CAMBRIDGE — On Nov. 7, 33 juniors at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School were inducted into the Ella B. Walter Chapter of the National Honor Society. Current Chapter President Faizan Ahmed led the ceremony, where he introduced all new inductees and officers. He welcomed Aamna Alvi as vice president, Samuel Padilla as treasurer, Amanda Bair as […]

Students attend STEM Day

BALTIMORE — During its 10th External Learning Experience, the Maryland Business Roundtable for Education (MBRT) sent nearly 50 Next Generation Scholars from Kent County High School and Cambridge-South Dorchester High School to participate in Washington College’s STEM Day on Nov. 6, from 9 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. This daylong program is designed as a hands-on […]

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