Current News, Events, and Press Releases

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.

Employee Open Enrollment Information for 2017-2018 - IMPORTANT!

Apr 20, 2017 at 2:23pm

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

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.