May 2015

May 29 2015
Power Back on in the Swan Meadow School Area

May 29, 2015 at 2:40pm, Public Information Office

It has been reported that a downed tree has interrupted power at Swan Meadow School as well as in the surrounding area.

May 28 2015
High School Graduation at the CARC - May 30, 2015

May 28, 2015 at 2:58pm, Public Information Office

High School graduation is Saturday, May 30, 2015, at the CARC.

Southern High's Emma Shaffer - Northrop Grumman Scholarship Recipient

May 28, 2015 at 8:59am, Public Information Office

Southern Garrett High School senior Emma Shaffer was chosen from Garrett County as a 2015 Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholar.

May 21 2015
MARYLAND'S STATE ASSESSMENT PROGRAM TO BE STREAMLINED FOR 2015-16

May 21, 2015 at 3:02pm, Public Information Office

Maryland students in grades 3-8 and high school will spend less time taking State assessments next year.

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING - MAY 28, 2015

May 21, 2015 at 8:15am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will meet in Executive Session on Thursday, May 28, 2015 for the purpose of discussing the Superintendent's evaluation.

May 18 2015
Medevac Helicopter, Trooper 5, Landing at both High Schools on May 20

May 18, 2015 at 8:54pm, Public Information Office

On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, the Emergency Service Clubs at both Northern and Southern High Schools will participate in a training session in conjunction with the Maryland State Police (MSP).

Board of Education Recognitions - May 12, 2015

May 18, 2015 at 11:52am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education acknowledged several recognitions and proclamations at its recent Board meeting on May 12, 2015.

May 15 2015
Crellin Elementary School is a Maryland Reward School for 2014

May 15, 2015 at 2:36pm, Crellin Elementary School

Crellin Elementary School is a Title I Maryland 2014 Reward School.

May 14 2015
MAY 20, 2015 BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

May 14, 2015 at 9:26am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will meet in Executive Session on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

May 12 2015
FY2016 Budget Adopted by Board of Education

May 12, 2015 at 8:40pm, Public Information Office

At the regularly scheduled meeting of the Garrett County Board of Education, the fiscal year 2016 budget was adopted by the members of the Board.

Student Waiver Days Approved by Garrett County Board of Education

May 12, 2015 at 8:39pm, Public Information Office

The last day of school for students is June 16, 2015.

NEW REPORT RANKS MARYLAND HIGH SCHOOLS AT THE TOP OF THE CLASS

May 12, 2015 at 1:50pm, Public Information Office

Northern and Southern High Schools are ranked nationally by U.S. News and World Report.

Honor Society Donation

May 12, 2015 at 11:40am, Public Information Office

The Foster D. Bittle Chapter of the National Honor Society at Southern Garrett High School conducted a charity drive for the Garrett County Animal Shelter to commemorate its 50th Induction class.

Students Treated to a Performance

May 12, 2015 at 11:05am, Public Information Office

Steve Smith, a member of the Wheeling Jamboree, performed for the students involved with the Garrett County Student Arts Fair following the combined rehearsal on Friday, May 8th, 2015.

May 8 2015
May 2015 Board of Education Meeting Agendas

May 8, 2015 at 4:00pm, Board of Education

May 12, 2015 Board Meeting Agendas

May 6 2015
Student Arts Fair: "A Walk in the CARC"

May 6, 2015 at 1:56pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County Public Schools presents "A Walk in the CARC" at Garrett College on Saturday, May 9, 2015, from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING- MAY 12, 2015 

May 6, 2015 at 1:01pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

UPDATE: APPLE RECALL AFFECTS GARRETT COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

May 6, 2015 at 12:57pm, Public Information Office

Food recall affects local school system.

May 5 2015
Maryland Council on Economic Education Announces Spring 2015 Stock Market GameTM Winners from Garrett County

May 5, 2015 at 2:40pm, Public Information Office

The Maryland Council on Economic Education (MCEE) announced the winning high school teams of the Spring 2015 Stock Market GameTM (SMG).

National School Nurse Day - May 6

May 5, 2015 at 11:24am, Public Information Office

National School Nurse Day will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Pupil Personnel Week - May 4-8

May 5, 2015 at 11:11am, Public Information Office

Pupil Personnel Week is celebrated May 4 - 8, 2015.

Compulsory School Attendance Requirements Change Beginning July 1, 2015

May 5, 2015 at 8:25am, Pupil Services

Maryland General Assembly raises the age of compulsory attendance from 16 to 17 on July 1, 2015 and raises the age to 18 on July 1, 2017.

May 4 2015
Garrett County Board of Education will Meet with Garrett College Board of Trustees

May 4, 2015 at 6:12pm, Public Information Office

Board of Education will meet with Garrett College Board of Trustees

Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee (SECAC) to Meet

May 4, 2015 at 11:57am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee (SECAC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Garrett County Board of Education.