All GCPS schools will be closed from March 16 through April 24, 2020.

The GCPS central office will be closed to the public until further notice. Anyone with a question or concern may contact public.info@garrettcountyschools.org, and you will receive a response.

There are 3 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County at the present time.

Please continue to check our website and the GCPS Coronavirus Updates page for more information.

Food and Nutrition Services

Food and Nutrition Services
Dennett Road Complex
770 Dennett Road
Oakland, MD 21550
Phone 301.334.8917
Fax 301.334.1993

Food & Nutrition Services

Garrett County Public Schools is offering home delivery of meals. If you have a difficult time reaching one of our food service sites during the time schools are closed, please fill out a form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdX18Yrg9639vYAGbClIgismPakYYBuXLs-KKnWoOvnkOajVw/viewform ,

and we will do everything possible to deliver meals to your home. Someone must be present to receive the food. If you have problems filling out the form, please call 1-888-285-7248 and leave a message including your name, phone number, email, number of children under 18, and address; someone will get back to you as soon as possible. Meals and delivery are provided at no cost to you for all the children 18 and under.


 
After our first week of meal sites, Garrett County Public Schools has found it necessary to change the current meal delivery plan. Beginning Wednesday, March 25th, all meals will be delivered to the current list of meal sites at lunchtime only. GCPS will not be offering an evening delivery. Three meals and a snack will be supplied at that time. The lunch meal will be a hot meal, while all other items will be cold or dry items.
Home delivery of meals for those who have signed up will be delivered beginning on Wednesday, March 25th. Deliveries will be daily between 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM this week. Beginning Monday, March 30th home-delivered meals will be delivered once a week and will include 5 days of meals. It is the hope that all of the meals can be delivered on Monday, March 30th, between 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM.
for each site are listed below. The meals may not be eaten on site, but rather should be taken home to enjoy. Cars will drive up, and bags of food will be handed to the driver. Meals will be distributed at the following locations while schools are closed:
Deer Park Town Hall - 100 Church Street, Deer Park, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (10:30-10:50)
Swanton Otterbein United Methodist Church - 3443 Swanton Road, Swanton, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:00-11:20)
Bittinger Fire Hall - 176 Brenneman Road, Bittinger, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:45-12:05)
Eastern Garrett Fire Hall - 401 Finzel Rd, Frostburg, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:35-12:55)
Dennett Road School - 770 Dennett Road, Oakland, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:30-12:00)

Liberty Mews - 451 Liberty Street, Oakland, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:00-11:20)

Crellin - 57 Crellin Street, Crellin, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:35-11:55)

Oakland Town Parking Lot - 103 Town Park Lane, Oakland, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:10-12:30)
Deer Park - 198 Frank Custer Drive, Deer Park, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:45-1:05)
Garrett County Chamber of Commerce - 15 Visitors Center Drive, McHenry, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (10:40-11:00)

Hickory Environmental Center (Northern Middle’s bus loop) - 604 Pride Parkway, Accident, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:20-11:40)

Friendsville Elementary School - 841 First Avenue, Friendsville, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:00-12:20)

Grantsville Elementary School - 120 Grant Street, Grantsville, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:40-1:00)
Loch Lynn - 319 Roanoke Avenue, Loch Lynn, MD (pavilion)
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:00-11:20)

Kitzmiller Community Park - 290 W. Main Street, Kitzmiller, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (11:45-12:05)
Bloomington Park - 334 North Branch Avenue, Bloomington, MD
Monday – Friday: Lunch (12:30-12:50)
If you have any questions, please contact the Food and Nutrition Services Office at 301-334-7652 or 888-262-2792.

 

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Meal Prices
Effective August 26, 2019
 
Elementary: Breakfast - $1.20 Lunch - $2.60 Reduced breakfast will be 20 cents and lunch will be 30 cents.

Secondary: Breakfast - $1.35 Lunch - $2.75 Reduced breakfast will be 20 cents and lunch will be 30 cents.

boy with glasses link to my school bucks dot com

 

All cafeterias in Garrett County Public Schools have computerized Point of Sale. To pay for purchases, students enter their Personal Identification Numbers (PIN) and proceed to the cashier. Students pay for purchases using cash or using money placed "On Account". If a student cannot remember their PIN the cafeteria staff will be able to give it to them. Please help your child to learn this number and teach them that they should not share the number with anyone, as it is the access to their account.

Students who properly enter their number when purchasing their meal move more quickly through the service line.

Parents have the option of sending cash or check with their student(s) for deposit, however, we strongly encourage parents to monitor, view and fund students account by logging on to mySchoolBucks.com We encourage parents to also monitor their child’s cafeteria activity and account balances throughout the year. Using this tool to do so makes it easier than ever.

Depositing funds on account will allow students to purchase breakfast, lunch or any a la carte item.

Benefits of placing money "On Account"

  • Safe- the PIN ensures only the one student can access the account.
  • Convenient- money cannot be lost or forgotten in the morning rush.
  • Fast- cafeteria lines move more quickly so there's plenty of time to eat.
  • Monitored- see the secure account balance anytime on mySchoolBucks.com
  • Peace of Mind- the auto replenish feature on MySchoolBucks.com ensures money for meals is always there for the student.
 

Garrett County Public Schools Food & Nutrition Services is now selling surplus equipment through GovDeals, an online auction site. If you wish to register (free) and bid on the items, follow the GovDeals link below.
link to http://www.govdeals.com/GCPS
 
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