Slider image 1 of 8. Southern Middle School's 3D Chandelier.
Slider image 2 of 8. Northern High School's Ian Brenneman and Art Work Award.
Slider image 3 of 8. Northern Middle School's Emily Sines at Science Fair.
Slider image 4 of 8. Southern High School's Students of the Month for March 2017
Slider image 5 of 8. Northern High School Band and Chorus Recognition.
Slider image 6 of 8. Northern Middle School's Kylie Jamison at Science Fair.
Slider image 7 of 8. Southern High School's Stock Market team.
Slider image 8 of 8. Southern Middle School's Brooke Davis at Science Fair.
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April 2017

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Apr 28 2017
Northern and Southern Garrett High Schools in US News and World Report School Rankings for 2017

Apr 28, 2017 at 11:04am

Southern and Northern High Schools received the Bronze Medal status by the U.S. News and World Reports on the best high schools in the nation.

Upcoming Stage Productions in the Schools

Apr 28, 2017 at 11:04am

Upcoming stage productions will be held at Southern Middle, Northern High, and Southern High Schools.

Employee Open Enrollment Information for 2017-2018 - IMPORTANT UPDATE!

Apr 28, 2017 at 10:11am

On May 1, 2017, an Open Enrollment meeting will be held for all interested GCPS employees/retirees.

Apr 27 2017
No Kid Hungry Maryland Breakfast Challenge Winner

Apr 27, 2017 at 2:21pm

Northern Middle School was the Garrett County winner of the No Kid Hungry Maryland Breakfast Challenge for 2016-2017.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO PROVIDE MULTIFUNCTION DEVICES & COPIERS - 2017

Apr 27, 2017 at 11:38am

GCBOE will receive Requests for Proposal (RFP) from experienced vendors to provide new multi-function digital copiers/printers and related maintenance and support services.

Garrett County College Expo

Apr 27, 2017 at 9:00am

The Garrett County College Expo will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, in the Garrett College CARC Gymnasium from 9:00-11:30 AM.

Apr 26 2017
Friendsville School Without Water - Evening Activities Cancelled

Apr 26, 2017 at 2:42pm

Friendsville Elementary School is without water at this time. All after school activities for this evening have been cancelled.

Accident Elementary Makerspace

Apr 26, 2017 at 9:37am

Upon reaching the culmination of the makerspace project and season at Accident Elementary School, the school reflects on what made this experience possible for the students.

Apr 25 2017
May 2, 2017 Board of Education Meeting Agenda

Apr 25, 2017 at 10:13am

May 2, 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING - MAY 2, 2017

Apr 25, 2017 at 10:04am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

Apr 24 2017
Highlights of the GCPS Student Arts Fair

Apr 24, 2017 at 4:17pm

Highlights of the Garrett County Public Schools Student Arts Fair held on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

Apr 21 2017
GCPS Student Arts Fair - April 22, 2017

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:34am

Garrett County Public Schools Student Arts Fair is Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 9:30 - 2:00 PM, at the CARC.

Apr 20 2017
GCPS Staff Directory Available on School System's Website

Apr 20, 2017 at 3:30pm

A new Garrett County Public Schools Staff Directory is available on the school system's website.

Apr 18 2017
Elementary Music Teacher Named Garrett County Teacher of the Year

Apr 18, 2017 at 6:38pm

Heather Roth, teacher at Broad Ford and Crellin Elementary Schools, has been named the 2017-18 Garrett County Teacher of the Year.

Alleged Threat at Southern High School

Apr 18, 2017 at 4:12pm

Today at Southern Garrett High School an alleged threat was made between two students.

Apr 12 2017
Student Artwork Presentation

Apr 12, 2017 at 11:18am

Ms. Barbara Baker, Interim Superintendent of Schools, presented Ian Brenneman, Northern High School, with a check for his artwork.

Student Arts Fair - April 22, 2017

Apr 12, 2017 at 9:01am

The Garrett County Public Schools Student Arts Fair will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the CARC-Garrett College from 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM.

Schools Closed - April 14 and April 17

Apr 12, 2017 at 8:10am

Garrett County Public Schools will be closed Good Friday (April 14) and Easter Monday (April 17).

Apr 11 2017
Local FIRST LEGO League Team Third in the State 

Apr 11, 2017 at 2:37pm

Garrett County's NeXT GEN Team 3659 received the Third Place Champions Award at the Maryland State FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Championship on February 25, 2017 in Catonsville, MD.

Southern High School FFA News

Apr 11, 2017 at 11:25am

On March 1st, Southern Garrett High School FFA members traveled to Westminster, MD to compete in state career development events.

Team 1629 Receives Chairman's Award at the District Championship Level

Apr 11, 2017 at 10:45am

High School FIRST Robotics Team 1629, GaCo, was extended an invitation to compete at the FIRST Championship in St. Louis.

Apr 10 2017
Students from Southern and Northern High Schools participate in Regional ISEF Covestro Science Fair in Pittsburgh

Apr 10, 2017 at 8:38am

Students participate in ISEF Covestro Science Fair.

Students from Northern Middle, Southern Middle, and Southern High attend MASC State Convention

Apr 10, 2017 at 8:19am

Delegates from Northern Middle, Southern Middle, and Southern High attended this year's Maryland Association of Student Councils state convention in Ocean City from April 5 - April 7, 2017.

Apr 7 2017
Southern High School National Honor Society Induction

Apr 7, 2017 at 8:48am

The Foster D. Bittle Chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed 27 juniors and seniors from Southern High School on April 2.

Apr 6 2017
Staff Development - 3 Hour Student Dismissal - Friday, April 7, 2017

Apr 6, 2017 at 3:37pm

Friday, April 7, is a three hour early dismissal for students for staff development in the afternoon.

Board of Education Recognition, Proclamation, and Oath of Office

Apr 6, 2017 at 3:37pm

At its April 3rd meeting, the Board of Education had a recognition, a proclamation, and the oath of office for the newly appointed Board member.

Wellness Winter Challenge Winners

Apr 6, 2017 at 3:34pm

Benjamin Morris announces the winners of the Wellness Winter Challenge.

We C.A.R.E. Event - April 28, 2017

Apr 6, 2017 at 11:33am

The We C.A.R.E. event is scheduled for Friday, April 28, 2017, at the CARC from 5:00 - 9:00 PM.

Watch us live at the Chesapeake District Championships

Apr 6, 2017 at 10:47am

Watch 1629's qualification rounds at the FIRST Chesapeake District Championship April 6-8!

Apr 3 2017
Robotics Team 1629 Plans Easter Fundraiser

Apr 3, 2017 at 4:31pm

FIRST Robotics Team 1629, the Garrett Coalition (GaCo), will be hosting an Easter Shoe Shine and Egg Painting fundraiser on Friday, April 14, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the BOE.

Robotics Team 1629 Plans Easter Fundraiser

Apr 3, 2017 at 3:37pm

FIRST Robotics Team 1629, the Garrett Coalition (GaCo) will be hosting an Easter Shoe Shine and Egg Painting fundraiser on Friday, April 14, 2017.

4/03/17 Board Meeting

Apr 3, 2017 at 2:08pm

4/03/17 Board Meeting

Northern Middle School Phones Not Working Properly

Apr 3, 2017 at 8:30am

The phones at Northern Middle School are not working properly.

Phone Issues at NMS

Apr 3, 2017 at 8:10am

Please call 301-334-8900 extension 2103