Welcome to Showell Elementary!

Showell Elementary is a Pre-K3 through 4th grade school located in a beautiful rural setting between the towns of Showell and scenic Ocean Pines, Maryland. We are just a stone's throw away from the magnificent beaches of Ocean City. Our brand new building offers a spacious media center, an interactive playground, two computer labs, high-speed wireless internet, and a variety of technologies to enhance student learning.

Our facility employs full-time art, English-language learner, speech, early intervention, music, and physical and special education teachers. We have a curriculum resource teacher, a full-time nurse, and an outstanding maintenance staff. Our enthusiastic staff is dedicated to providing the highest quality of teaching and learning. Each and every student has specific learning needs that we strive to meet. Showell has a strong PTA and many active, generous community organizations that provide financial and educational support.  

Important Dates and Information


Nov. 21 - Kindergarten Music Program with Mr. Jones - at night
Nov. 23-25 - Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Dec. 1- Berlin Christmas Parade (raindate is Dec. 8)
Dec. 4 - PTA invites you to Flagship Cinemas at 10am for a movie,* 
*Free to attend and concessions available for purchase.
Dec. 7 - Third Grade Music Program with Mrs. Pugner - at night
Dec. 12 through 15 - PTA's annual Holiday Shop for students
Dec. 12 -15 - Library inventory of 6,000 books begins. Contact McCabe to volunteer.
Dec. 21 - Early Dismissal for Students
Dec. 21 - Car dismissal begins at 11:45 a.m. and buses at 12:15 p.m.
Dec. 22 through Jan. 1 - School Closed- Winter Break

School Reopens Monday, January 2nd, 2023
Jan. 13 - Media Expo* entries are due
*Learn more at www.wcpsmediaexpo.com
Jan. 16 - Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan. 25 and Jan. 26 - Early Dismissal for Students
Jan. 25 and Jan. 26 - Car dismissal begins at 11:45 a.m. and buses at 12:15 p.m.
Jan. 27 -  School Closed for Students - Professional Day

Remaining dates for After School Academy
Nov. 29
Dec. 1, 6, 8
After School Academy dismissal begins at 5:20 p.m.

See flyers below for upcoming events
and our regular school day bell schedule.

Winter Coats Available. Contact Mrs. Miller at Showell.

Winter Giving Tree Information Letter

Regular School Day Bell Schedule
Bell Schedule
Questions about School Dismissal Manager?
Call the front office at 410-632-5350
or watch this video on the new QR code check-in process:
2022-2023 WCPS School Year Calendar

2022-2023 WCPS Annual Publications School System Calendar

Check Class Dojo for more events and information.

Worcester County Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: 
Supervisor of Human Resources
Worcester County Board of Education
6270 Worcester Highway
Newark, MD 21841
(410) 632-5000