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Garrett County Public Schools
Central Office
40 South Second Street
Oakland, MD 21550
Phone 301.334.8900
Fax 301.334.7621

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

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Jun 28 2022
NOTIFICATION OF INTEREST FOR PRE-KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM FOR THREE-YEAR-OLDS 2022-23 School Year

Jun 28, 2022 at 8:18am

GCPS is now accepting applications for enrollment in the Three-Year-Old Pre-K program that will be located at Accident Elementary. This is the first year a program will be offered for this age group.

Jun 24 2022
GCPS Robotics Team 1629 "GaCo" Recognized by the Governor's Office and Garrett County Commissioners, Celebrate Years of Hard Work

Jun 24, 2022 at 3:50pm

The GCPS Collaboration Robotics Team 1629 GaCo has received recognition from Gov. Larry Hogan's Office, the Garrett Co. Commissioners, the Garrett Co. Chamber of Commerce, and many businesses.

Jun 23 2022
COVID-19 Vaccine Available for Children under Age 5

Jun 23, 2022 at 3:45pm

The Garrett County Health Department issues a press release regarding the availability of the COVID-19 Vaccine for children ages 5 and under.

GCPS Honors 2022 Retirees from School System

Jun 23, 2022 at 9:54am

GCPS recently honored 2022 retirees from the school system with dinner and presentations. This year, 22 employees retired from multiple aspects of the GCPS organization.

Jun 21 2022
Board of Education Executive Session on July 8, 2022

Jun 21, 2022 at 10:12am

The Board will hold an Executive Session on July 8, 2022.

Jun 17 2022
Northern Garrett High School Track Athletes Recognized

Jun 17, 2022 at 10:36am

Athletes from the NHS track relay team and their coaches were recognized at the June Board meeting earlier this week. The relay team placed first in the 4x400 relay during the state competition.

Jun 16 2022
Request for Proposals Sought on Two Projects for GCPS

Jun 16, 2022 at 1:20pm

Proposals are sought for two projects for Garrett County Public Schools.

Jun 15 2022
Coach Phil Carr was Recognized by GCBOE for His Induction into the Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame

Jun 15, 2022 at 12:00pm

The GCBOE recognized NGHS Baseball Coach Phil Carr Tuesday evening for his induction into the Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame.

Jun 14 2022
Proposed Pre-Kindergarten Curriculum Available for Review

Jun 14, 2022 at 9:06pm

GCPS to make the proposed Pre-K curriculum available for review at select schools, and the Ruth Enlow Library in Oakland and Friendsville. Feedback sought by GCBOE and GCPS administration.

Proposed Social Studies Supplemental Materials will be Available For Review at Local Schools

Jun 14, 2022 at 8:04pm

GCPS to make the proposed Social Studies curriculum available for review at select schools, and the Ruth Enlow Library in Oakland. Feedback sought by GCBOE and GCPS administration.

Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream 6-14-2022

Jun 14, 2022 at 6:12pm

The public session of the June Board Meeting will begin at approximately 6:15 p.m. Links and other info are available here.

GCPS Human Resources Department Announces IT Technician Position

Jun 14, 2022 at 1:31pm

GCPS has an opening for a full-time Information Technology Technician. If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of students and have an IT background, click the link in the story to apply.

Jun 13 2022
Human Resources Department Announces Job Postings

Jun 13, 2022 at 11:04am

The Human Resources Department of GCPS has announced two job postings currently available. These, along with others, may be found on our website.

Jun 10 2022
Grimm & Parker and GCPS Hold Refinement and Reconciliations Verification Meeting with Committee, Request Additional Feedback via Forms

Jun 10, 2022 at 2:08pm

Garrett County Public Schools (GCPS) and Grimm & Parker request feedback from staff, parents, and community members regarding grade band alignment on the southern end of the county.

Jun 8 2022
Reminder from GCPS of Early Dismissal and Student/Teacher Last Days

Jun 8, 2022 at 2:46pm

All GCPS schools will dismiss 3-hours early Thursday, June 9th, and Friday, June 10th. Students' last day of school is June 10th for the 21-22 school year. Teachers' last day of school is June 13th.