2019-20 News

MPSSAA Fall & Winter Seasons Postponed

MPSSAA Fall & Winter Seasons Postponed

The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) in consultation with the Maryland State Superintendent of…
Digital Divide Campaign Reaches Milestone

Digital Divide Campaign Reaches Milestone

The TCPS Education Foundation Board celebrates reaching a milestone of $20,000 in donations to fund internet access for local…
TCPS Draft Recovery Plan

TCPS Draft Recovery Plan

View the Draft Version of the Talbot County School Recovery Plan and leave feedback for the Talbot County Board of Ed.
TCPS Continues Recovery Planning

TCPS Continues Recovery Planning

Talbot County Public Schools is continuing to plan for the return to school in August. Dr. Kelly Griffith, Superintendent has…
Fall 2020 School Re-Opening Plan

Fall 2020 School Re-Opening Plan

TCPS is planning for school re-opening! This past spring when schools were closed, our Continuity of Learning model provided…
SpinDrift Literary Magazine

SpinDrift Literary Magazine

The 2020 edition of Spindrift, the TCPS literary arts magazine was unveiled on June 11th. TCPS is excited to share the work of…
2020 Community Partner Recognition

2020 Community Partner Recognition

To say that this school year has presented unique challenges for our school district would be an understatement. In light of…
"We Shall Overcome" TCPS Virtual Ensemble

"We Shall Overcome" TCPS Virtual Ensemble

Listen to the amazing TCPS “Virtual Ensemble”! A special shout out to teachers Ray Remesch (who mixed and edited the video), Amy…
Superintendent's Message 6-5-2020

Superintendent's Message 6-5-2020

As communities rise up to have their voices heard in response to the killing of George Floyd and the racial injustice rampant in…
TCPS Announces Teacher and Support Staff of the Year!

TCPS Announces Teacher and Support Staff of the Year!

Talbot County Public Schools announced the 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of the Year with a surprise drive-by…
Schools to Remain Closed for the 19-20 School Year

Schools to Remain Closed for the 19-20 School Year

Maryland State Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon has announced that all Maryland public schools will be closed through the end of…
Continuity of Learning Plan

Continuity of Learning Plan

Foundational to our plan is an effort to reconnect students to their teachers and learning in the hopes of providing some sense…
TCPS High Schools Earn "Best" Status from US News

TCPS High Schools Earn "Best" Status from US News

Talbot County Public Schools is pleased to announce that both St. Michaels Middle High and Easton High schools have earned…
Middle School Plasti-Cast Project!

Middle School Plasti-Cast Project!

In honor of Earth Day TCPS is proud to share the Middle School Gifted and Talented project: Plastics: Love Them or Hate Them.…
TCPS Announces Admin Intern for SMES

TCPS Announces Admin Intern for SMES

Talbot County Public Schools has announced that Mrs. Myesha Ford will transfer to the position of Administrative Intern at St.…
EES 4TH Grader Wins Sodexo Future Chef Competition

EES 4TH Grader Wins Sodexo Future Chef Competition

TCPS elementary students recently demonstrated their culinary skills in Sodexo’s 2020 Future Chef Culinary Competition. The…
2020-21 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year Finalists

2020-21 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year Finalists

Each year, Talbot County Public Schools honors teachers and support staff through the Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of…
TCPS Administrative Appointments Announced

TCPS Administrative Appointments Announced

The Talbot County Board of Education approved new administrative appointments at their March Meeting.
2020 EHS National Latin Honor Society

2020 EHS National Latin Honor Society

Easton High School held the Latin National Honor Society induction ceremony on March 10th. The NJCL Latin Honor Society is a…
MSDE Special Education Survey

MSDE Special Education Survey

This survey is being conducted by the Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Early Intervention and Special…
FY21 Board Approved Budget

FY21 Board Approved Budget

The FY21 Budget was approved at the February 19th BOE Meeting. The approved budget and Dr. Griffith's presentation to County…
SM United Sound Musicians Will Perform in Rose Bowl Parade

SM United Sound Musicians Will Perform in Rose Bowl Parade

St. Michaels Middle High School (SMMHS) is proud to announce that three students have been selected to perform in the 2021 Rose…
TCPS Announces Admin Appointments

TCPS Announces Admin Appointments

Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kelly L. Griffith and the Talbot County Board of Education have announced new appointments to the…
Board Meeting Highlights February 2020

Board Meeting Highlights February 2020

A summary of the February 19, 2020 Board of Education Meeting
TCPS Students Earn Spots in All-Shore Band

TCPS Students Earn Spots in All-Shore Band

Students from the Talbot County Public Schools band programs recently auditioned for the Eastern Shore Band Director’s…
SMMHS National Technical Honor Society

SMMHS National Technical Honor Society

A ceremony was held at St. Michaels Middle High School to induct new members into the school’s chapter of the National Technical…
State Superintendent Community Search Forum

State Superintendent Community Search Forum

The Maryland State Board of Education (State Board) has scheduled several regional forums to gather public input regarding the…
Board Meeting Highlights January 2020

Board Meeting Highlights January 2020

A summary of the January 15, 2020 Board of Education Meeting.
TCPS Students Selected for Page Program

TCPS Students Selected for Page Program

Two Easton High School students have been chosen to represent Talbot County in the Maryland General Assembly Student Page…
Sarah Jones Named Chief Financial Officer for TCPS

Sarah Jones Named Chief Financial Officer for TCPS

The Talbot County Board of Education has approved the appointment of Sarah E. Jones, CPA to the position of Chief Financial…
2020 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year!

2020 Teacher and Support Staff of the Year!

Talbot County Public Schools is excited to announce that the process to select the 2020 Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of…
SMMHS Students Inducted to Music Honor Society

SMMHS Students Inducted to Music Honor Society

A ceremony was held at Saint Michaels Middle High School to induct new members into the school’s chapter of the Tri-M Music…
2020-21 Calendar Approved

2020-21 Calendar Approved

The Talbot County Board of Education approved the 2020–2021 academic calendar during its regularly scheduled meeting on…
FY21 Proposed Budget

FY21 Proposed Budget

The FY21 Proposed Budget was presented to the Board of Education at the December 18th Meeting. Please review the budget and…
Support a Teacher Grant for the Holidays!

Support a Teacher Grant for the Holidays!

Join Us in Making a Difference in TCPS Classrooms! Take a look at the Teacher Grants below~ Click to view a video explaining the…
School Report Cards Released by MSDE

School Report Cards Released by MSDE

The Maryland State Department of Education released the 2019 Maryland Report Card website today. The website contains report…
Proposed 2020-21 Calendar

Proposed 2020-21 Calendar

The 2020-21 draft Calendar was presented to the Board of Education at the November 20th Board Meeting. After reviewing the…
2019 Advanced Placement Scholars

2019 Advanced Placement Scholars

The Talbot County Board of Education recognized members of the Easton High and St. Michaels Middle High Classes of 2020 who have…
Start with Hello Week

Start with Hello Week

During the week of September 23-27th TCPS elementary schools, along with thousands of schools and organizations across the…
FY21 Budget Priorities Survey

FY21 Budget Priorities Survey

We want to hear from you! TCPS is starting the FY21 Budget Process and we want to hear from all stakeholders. Please take our…
Education Foundation Announces Fall Event

Education Foundation Announces Fall Event

The Talbot County Public Schools Education Foundation announces the second annual “Mission Possible – Celebrating TCPS Alumni…
TCPS Continues Support for Project Purple

TCPS Continues Support for Project Purple

Talbot County Public Schools is proud to renew our support of Talbot Goes Purple. We realize that is essential for our…
EHS AP Summer Academy

EHS AP Summer Academy

Easton High's Advanced Placement Summer Academy is in full swing! This unique initiative was developed by the EHS staff for…
TCPS Receives State Funding to Expand Pre-K

TCPS Receives State Funding to Expand Pre-K

Talbot County Public Schools has announced that they have received state funding in the amount of $145,000 to provide universal…
Board of Ed Finalizes FY20 Budget

Board of Ed Finalizes FY20 Budget

The Board of Education finalized and approved the school system’s 2019-2020 budget at a special meeting held on Thursday May 30,…
Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Congratulations to the TCPS class of 2019! They are heading off to two- and four-year colleges and universities, preparing to…