south dorchester

Dorchester County Public Schools

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South Dorchester K-8

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Ms. Jennifer Ruark


3485 Golden Hill Rd.

Church Creek, MD 21622

(410) 901-6934

(410) 397-3595 - FAX

School Hours: 8:45a.m. - 3:30p.m.

Earliest Student Drop Off: 8:25a.m.

South Dorchester

About Us - SDS

South Dorchester School is a pre-kindergarten through grade 8 school located in the rural Church Creek, Maryland area known as Golden Hill.  Our student body consists of approximately 200 students.  Our school is unique in that there is only one class per grade level.  The staff members are dedicated, flexible, and experienced with most having ten or more years experience.  


Our Mission

South Dorchester School will be a nurturing environment through rigorous instruction while establishing a cooperative link between the home, school and the community to produce lifelong learners and productive citizens of a changing society.