Slider image 1 of 8. Northern High School FFA at Arlington National Cemetery
Slider image 2 of 8. Southern Middle School Enrichment Day
Slider image 3 of 8. Southern High School Homecoming
Slider image 4 of 8. Northern Middle School Magazine Recycling Contest
Slider image 5 of 8. Northern High School Homecoming
Slider image 6 of 8. Northern Middle Student Council
Slider image 7 of 8. Southern High School Students of the Month
Slider image 8 of 8. Southern Middle School student Madi Hanline state art winner
Garrett County Public Schools
Central Office
40 South Second Street
Oakland, MD 21550
Phone 301.334.8900
Fax 301.334.7621

December 2013

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Dec 20 2013
Public Input on Facilities Study

Dec 20, 2013 at 1:16pm

The Board is inviting public comments and/or questions concerning the Facility Study for future planning and budgetary needs.

Governor's Leadership Council Task Force on Arts Education in Maryland Schools Announces Regional Forums for Public Comments

Dec 20, 2013 at 8:39am

Governor Martin O'Malley's Leadership Council has established a statewide task force to study and make recommendations on students' access to dance, music, theatre, and visual arts.

Dec 18 2013
Early Dismissal Friday to Begin Christmas Holiday

Dec 18, 2013 at 9:17pm

According to the Garrett County Public Schools' calendar, there will be a 3-hour early student dismissal on Friday, December 20th.

FIRST LEGO League Qualifier Held in Garrett County

Dec 18, 2013 at 3:05pm

The 5th annual FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Maryland State qualification tournament was held this past Saturday, December 14, at Northern Garrett High School.

Christmas Parties

Dec 18, 2013 at 8:26am


Dec 17 2013
Board of Education Emergency Meeting Thursday Evening

Dec 17, 2013 at 6:23pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold an emergency Business Meeting on Thursday, December 19, 2013.

Bus Loop

Dec 17, 2013 at 11:30am

Bus Loop Procedure

Important Dates

Dec 17, 2013 at 11:27am

Dates and TImes to Remember

Hickory Open House

Dec 17, 2013 at 11:24am

Family Fun

Dec 14 2013
FLL Qualifier will not be Canceled

Dec 14, 2013 at 6:00am

FLL to on

Dec 13 2013
Board of Education Seeking Comments on Graduation Date

Dec 13, 2013 at 4:42pm

The Garrett County Board of Education is considering the date of Saturday, May 31, for both high school graduations to be held at the CARC on Garrett College Campus.

Advisory/School Consolidation Committees to Meet December 16th

Dec 13, 2013 at 4:25pm

The Advisory / School Consolidation Impact Committee Orientation will meet December 16th.

Northern High School Receives Blue Ribbon School Award 

Dec 13, 2013 at 3:12pm

The Maryland State Department of Education announced at its monthly meeting today that Northern Garrett High School was named a recipient of Maryland's 2014 Blue Ribbon School Award.

Dec 12 2013
Southern High School JROTC Receives Recognition from the Board of Education

Dec 12, 2013 at 9:54am

The Garrett County Board of Education at its meeting on December 10th recognized the Southern High School JROTC for its honor unit award.

Dec 11 2013
Christmas Program

Dec 11, 2013 at 9:26am

Christmas Program Scheduled

Parent Conferences

Dec 11, 2013 at 9:21am

Parent Conference schedule posted.

Dec 10 2013
State Farm Youth Advisory Board Award

Dec 10, 2013 at 7:20pm

In September of 2013, Crelling Elementary was awarded at $35,000 grant .

Dec 6 2013
Family Open House at Hickory Environmental Education Center

Dec 6, 2013 at 2:07pm

The Hickory Environmental Education Center will be hosting a Family Open House on December 19, 2013.

Northern High School's FFA Presents to Superintendent and Board Members

Dec 6, 2013 at 2:04pm

Northern High School's FFA Officers recently presented a wreath and poinsettas to Dr. Wilson and Board members.

School System's Outstanding Debt Analysis as of June 30, 2013

Dec 6, 2013 at 2:04pm

With Garrett County Public Schools going through a fiscal crisis, many constituents have inquired about the debt in the system.


Dec 6, 2013 at 2:03pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 10th, at Southern High School Cafeteria.

Committee Applications Due by Close of Business - November 26th

Dec 6, 2013 at 2:03pm

Advisory and School Consolidation Committee applications are due by the close of business today, November 26th.

Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 6, 2013 at 2:03pm

Garrett County Public Schools remind students and parents of the Thanksgiving holiday break.


Dec 6, 2013 at 1:17pm

Please note the time change for next week.

Dec 5 2013
December 2013 Board of Education Meeting Agenda

Dec 5, 2013 at 6:47pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 10, 2013. The meeting will be held at Southern High School Cafeteria.

Dec 3 2013
GCASC Agenda - December 14, 2013

Dec 3, 2013 at 3:21pm

Agenda - December 2013

GCASC Agenda - November 9, 2013

Dec 3, 2013 at 3:19pm

Agenda - November 2013

December CCR Newsletter 

Dec 3, 2013 at 3:14pm

CCR News December 2013


Dec 3, 2013 at 12:09pm

Dates to remember.....

Operation Christmas Child at SHS

Dec 3, 2013 at 10:44am

Operation Christmas Child

Recycled Art Project

Dec 3, 2013 at 10:40am

Recycled Art

Anti-bullying Message

Dec 3, 2013 at 9:59am