The Garrett County Board of Education voted on January 12, 2021, to accept the Superintendent’s recommendation to remain in the “red model” in which students are learning virtually. Students will begin transitioning back to in-person learning when the Garrett County metrics are at 5% or less positivity rate and 15 or less per 100,000 for 14 consecutive days.

Anyone with a question or concern may contact public.info@garrettcountyschools.org, and you will receive a response.

There have been 1,764 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County. Current metrics from the Garrett County Health Department are: 7-Day Positivity Percentage: 8.91%; 7-Day Case Rate Per 100,000: 17.73.

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

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Jan 26 2021
February 2, 2021 Board of Education Meeting

Jan 26, 2021 at 8:09am, Board of Education

The Board of Education will hold a special executive session on February 2, 2021.

Board of Education Meeting - February 2, 2021

Jan 26, 2021 at 7:46am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a special executive session on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.

Jan 25 2021
GCPS Food Service Delivery Rescheduled

Jan 25, 2021 at 1:39pm, Public Information Office

Due to the forecast for inclement weather tomorrow, meals will not be distributed on Tuesday, January 26th. Instead, meals will be distributed on Wednesday January 27th at the same times & locations.

Jan 21 2021
GCPS Job Opening: Carpenter/Facility Maintenance

Jan 21, 2021 at 3:36pm, Public Information Office

Job Opening: 21-083 - Carpenter/Facility Maintenance - Dennett Road

Jan 20 2021
GCPS Food Service Delivery Rescheduled

Jan 20, 2021 at 10:19am, Public Information Office

Due to weather conditions, meals will not be distributed on Wednesday January 20th.

GLAF Sponsors Virtual Fine Arts and STEM Programming for Garrett County Public Schools' Students

Jan 20, 2021 at 8:57am, Public Information Office

Garrett County Public Schools would like to recognize and thank Garrett Lake Arts Festival (GLAF) for sponsoring several virtual learning experiences for our students during the 2020-2021 school year.

Jan 15 2021
GCPS Announces Exciting Opportunity for Students in Two Elementary Schools

Jan 15, 2021 at 2:50pm, Public Information Office

The world is about to get a little smaller for students at Grantsville and Crellin Elementary Schools.

Request for Proposals to Modify Existing Septic Field at Route 40 Elementary

Jan 15, 2021 at 1:52pm, Public Information Office

Notice is hereby given that the Garrett County Board of Education will receive Requests for Proposal (RFP) from experienced vendors to Modify Existing Septic Field at Route 40 Elementary.

GCPS Announces Holiday Information Regarding the Help Desk

Jan 15, 2021 at 8:19am, Public Information Office

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Garrett County Public Schools and Central Office locations will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2021.

Jan 13 2021
GCPS Announces Food and Nutrition Changes

Jan 13, 2021 at 1:12pm, Public Information Office

The Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) Office is making modifications to its current meal offerings.

Virtual Learning to Continue in Garrett County Public Schools

Jan 13, 2021 at 7:43am, Public Information Office

The Board of Education voted at its regular meeting last night (1-12-21) to accept the Superintendent's recommendation to remain in the "red model" in which students are learning virtually.

Jan 12 2021
Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream 01-12-2021

Jan 12, 2021 at 2:55pm, Public Information Office

Live stream of the Garrett County Board of Education meeting on January 12, 2021.

Jan 8 2021
January 12, 2021 Board of Education Meeting

Jan 8, 2021 at 3:50pm, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.

Jan 7 2021
GCPS Job Opening: STARS Behavior Teacher

Jan 7, 2021 at 1:40pm, Public Information Office

Job Opening: 21-036 - STARS Behavior Teacher - Southern Garrett Middle School

GCPS Job Opening: Heating, Ventilation, and Air-conditioning Technician Building Services

Jan 7, 2021 at 11:42am, Public Information Office

Job Opening: 21-081 - Heating, Ventilation, and Air-conditioning Technician Building Services