Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Feb 20 2018
Friendsville Elementary School's Phone System Not Working

Feb 20, 2018 at 3:38pm, Public Information Office

Friendsville Elementary School's phone service, 301-746-5100, is not working. However, the 301-746-5134 line is working for anyone needing to contact the school.

Feb 16 2018
Garrett County Public Schools - 2018-19 Calendar

Feb 16, 2018 at 12:51pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County Public Schools has released the 2018-19 school calendar.

Feb 15 2018
Northern Middle School Supports HART for Animals

Feb 15, 2018 at 11:33am, Northern Middle School

Northern Middle School's student council hosted a Valentine Drive to support HART for Animals.

Board of Education Recognitions at Meeting on February 13, 2018

Feb 15, 2018 at 10:39am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education announced two recognitions at its recent Board meeting on February 13, 2018.

Feb 13 2018
02/13/2018 Board Meeting

Feb 13, 2018 at 3:00pm, Public Information Office

Live Stream of the February 13, 2018, Board of Education Meeting.

Local FIRST Robotics Team to host Robot Demonstration on Sunday, February 18, 2018

Feb 13, 2018 at 9:47am, Public Information Office

FIRST Robotic Team (FRC) 1629 will be demonstrating its robot on Sunday, February 18, 2018, from 3:00 to 6:00 PM at the Garrett Engineering and Robotics Society (GEARS) located in Accident, Maryland.

Feb 12 2018
February 13, 2018 Board of Education Meeting

Feb 12, 2018 at 1:26pm, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.

Southern High School Crowned 2018 State Dual Meet Wrestling 1A Champions

Feb 12, 2018 at 11:22am, Public Information Office

Southern-Garrett High School (Class 1A) hauled in its second State Dual Meet wrestling title.

Feb 9 2018
Staff Development and Presidents' Day

Feb 9, 2018 at 3:26pm, Public Information Office

Staff Development takes place on February 15, 2018, with a 3 hour early dismissal for students. Schools are closed on February 19, 2018, in observance of Presidents' Day.

Feb 8 2018
Northern Middle Student receives Top Honors in the Scholastic Writing Contest

Feb 8, 2018 at 9:47am, Northern Middle School

Owen Sealy, an eighth grade student at Northern Middle School, recently received a Gold Key Award for his journalism entry in Scholastic Art and Writing Awards program.

Feb 7 2018
Comment Period for 2018-19 Proposed School Calendars Ends February 8, 2018

Feb 7, 2018 at 8:05pm, Public Information Office

Comments regarding the 2 proposed GCPS school calendars for 2018-19 must be made by noon tomorrow, February 8, 2018.

Friendsville School on Normal Schedule - February 8th-9th, 2018

Feb 7, 2018 at 7:47pm, Friendsville Elementary School

Friendsville Elementary School will be operating under normal hours and conditions on Thursday and Friday (February 8-9, 2018).

Friendsville School on Normal Schedule February 8-9, 2018

Feb 7, 2018 at 7:45pm, Public Information Office

Friendsville Elementary School will be operating under normal hours and conditions on Thursday and Friday (February 8-9, 2018).

Feb 6 2018
Board of Education Meeting - February 13, 2018

Feb 6, 2018 at 12:02pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.

Feb 2 2018
National School Counseling Week, February 5-9, 2018

Feb 2, 2018 at 2:31pm, Public Information Office

National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), will be celebrated from February 5-9, 2018,