The Garrett County Board of Education voted on November 10, 2020 to move students to a red, fully virtual learning model beginning Thursday, November 12, 2020, and continuing until at least Thursday, December 10, 2020. GCPS is also cancelling all in-person extra-curricular activities, athletic events, and practices effective immediately.

Anyone with a question or concern may contact, and you will receive a response.

There have been 797 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County.

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

Media Services

Media Services
40 South Second Street
Oakland, MD 21550
Phone 301.334.8927
Fax 301.334.7634

Mission Statement

It is our goal to provide research, resources and technology to the staff and students of Garrett County.



Accident Elementary School
Rhonda Oates
Broad Ford Elementary School
Stephanie Miller
Crellin Elementary School / Swan Meadow School
Elizabeth Simmons
Friendsville Elementary School / Route Forty Elementary School
Jessica Yoder
Grantsville Elementary School
Angela Swecker Britton
Yough Glades Elementary School
Lorie Adams


Northern Middle School
Ali Schilpp
Southern Middle School
Susan Duggan
Swan Meadow School
Elizabeth Simmons


Northern High School
Samantha Roller
Southern High School
John Coffman