Dr. Wilson Rides Bus on First Day of School

Last Updated on Aug 26, 2015 at 10:22am

On the first day of school, August 24, Dr. Janet Wilson, Superintendent of Garrett County Public Schools, rode Bus #46 with driver Mr. Mike Vansickle and several students on the northern end of the county. The route started on Pud Miller Road, and continued making several bus stops, including Fish Hatchery Road, Bowman Hill Road, Rabbit Hollow, and Collier Road, before dropping students off at Northern High and Northern Middle Schools. The bus continued making stops on Garrett Highway and Aiken Miller Road before dropping off students at Accident Elementary.

Dr. Wilson indicated, “It was a pleasure to ride a school bus on the first day of school. The excitement of the first day shows on all of the students’ faces as they greet their bus driver for the new year. I appreciate Mr. Warren Glotfelty, contractor, and Mr. Mike VanSickle, driver, for the opportunity as I was afforded the opportunity to see some parts of lovely Garrett County I had not seen. It is a large county!”

With the opening of a new school year, Garrett County Public Schools would like to welcome Mr. Richard Wesolowski as the new Director of Transportation. Mr. Wesolowski graduated from Slippery Rock University with a Bachelor of Science in Education and Bowie State University with a Master’s in Education. He come from Charles County Public Schools where he has served as a health/physical education teacher, assistant principal, Assistant in Transportation, and finally the Director of Transportation. Mr. Wesolowski, originally from the Pittsburgh area, is married and has two children, one of whom is in high school. He also has a sister who is a Garrett County resident.
Dr. Wilson riding bus with elementary students.

Front Row (left to right): Aubrey McNeill (grade 1), Lylee Jones (grade 1), Alex Benton (grade 1), Karter Tasker (grade 1)
Second Row (left to right): Ted Guingrich (grade 3), Dr. Wilson, Allison Brown (grade 4), Blake Spiker (grade 2), Haylee Jones (grade 4), Sam Guingrich (grade 3), Jacquelyn Patton (grade 3)
Bus Driver: Mike Vansickle

Dr. Wilson riding bus #46

From left to right: Aaron Cuppett (grade 9), James Lewis (grade 11), Miranda Nealis (grade 12), Dr. Wilson, Kayla Patton (grade 11), and Natalie Guingrich (grade 9)
Bus Driver: Mike Vansickle
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