#WEareDS

The Public Schools of Dover and Sherborn

WELCOME

Welcome to Dover Sherborn's pandemic website. Our district is dedicated to maintaining frequent communication with students and families and will continue to update this page with news and information throughout the year.

DS SCHOOLS ARE MASK OPTIONAL AS OF MARCH 7, 2022

  • At-Home Testing Program

  • In-School Symptomatic Testing

  • Drive-Through Symptomatic Testing (week of February 28-March 4)

HEALTH SERVICES

Please access the August 13 Guidance from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to find information on:

School Nurses


Jill Fedor, District Nurse Leader, Pine Hill School Nurse (fedorj@doversherborn.org)
Janet Chandler, High School Nurse (chandlerj@doversherborn.org)
Stephanie Curran, Chickering School Nurse (currans@doversherborn.org)
Margaret Parsons, Middle School Nurse (parsonsm@doversherborn.org)

STUDENT SERVICES

Guidance & School Adjustment Counselors

Counselors collaborate with classroom teachers to ensure that all students are actively engaged in the learning. Counselors communicate directly with students and families to support the needs of the whole child including social-emotional wellness.


Kate McCarthy, Director of Student Services (mccarthyk@doversherborn.org)
Ellen Chagnon, Director of Guidance (chagnone@doversherborn.org)

English Language Learners

English as a Second Language educators collaborate with content area teachers to ensure that all materials are accessible to non-native speakers. English learners participate in grade-level instruction and language development activities in order to simultaneously develop English proficiency and content mastery.


Elizabeth McCoy, Assistant Superintendent (mccoye@doversherborn.org)
Chris Luczkow, Coordinator of English Language Learning (luczkowc@doversherborn.org)

Special Education & Related Services

Special educators and related service providers collaborate with content area teachers to modify materials and provide necessary accommodations in order for all students to access the curriculum and achieve individual goals.


Kate McCarthy, Director of Student Services (mccarthyk@doversherborn.org)
Steve Goodwin, Secondary Special Education Coordinator (goodwins@doversherborn.org)
Naomi O'Brien, Elementary Special Education Coordinator (obrienn@doversherborn.org

ATHLETICS & ACTIVITIES

Please contact our Athletic Department with questions.


Emily Sullivan, Athletic Director (sullivane@doversherborn.org)

FOOD SERVICES

NEW: Lunches are free for all students through June 2022.


Janelle Madden, Director of Food Services (maddenj@doversherborn.org)

If you or someone you know are in need of food or support, please contact us and we will confidentially provide assistance.


Elizabeth McCoy, Assistant Superintendent (mccoye@doversherborn.org)
Kate McCarthy, Director of Student Services (mccarthyk@doversherborn.org)
Monique Marshall-Veale, METCO Director (vealem@doversherborn.org)

Support is also available through community partners.


Pilgrim Church Good Neighbors Fund
Sherborn Benevolent Society

Commitment to Community * Excellence & Equity * Respect & Dignity * Climate of Care


DS CORE VALUES

TRANSPORTATION

Bus routes have been shared with families via email. Please contact Central Office with questions.

Tricia Schmitt, Administrative Assistant (schmittt@doversherborn.org)
Login with student username & password

TECHNOLOGY

If your child is need of a Chromebook or iPad, please contact:


Anthony Ritacco, Director of Technology (ritaccoa@doversherborn.org)

SCHOOL COMMITTEE

Visit the Dover, Sherborn and Regional School Committees' pages.

Recordings of previous school committee meetings can be found on the Dover Sherborn Cable Television website.