November 2016

Nov 30 2016
Magical Storyteller at Accident Elementary

Nov 30, 2016 at 12:27pm


Northern Garrett High School to host FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Qualifier on December 10, 2016

Nov 30, 2016 at 11:49am

A FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Robotics Competition will be held at Northern Garrett High School in Accident, Maryland, on Saturday, December 10, 2016.

Garrett County Public Schools Reminder of Winter Operations Information for 2016-2017

Nov 30, 2016 at 10:17am

Winter operations for Garrett County Public Schools

Nov 29 2016
Southern High JROTC Veterans Day Ceremony

Nov 29, 2016 at 8:36am

The corps of cadets from the Southern Garrett JROTC program recently produced their annual Veterans Day ceremony at Southern High School.

Northern Middle School Supports Festival of Trees

Nov 29, 2016 at 8:09am

Northern Middle School proudly donated a patriotic tree for the Festival of Trees in support of the Dove Center.

Nov 28 2016
Garrett County Public Schools Reminder of Winter Operations Information for 2016-2017

Nov 28, 2016 at 3:49pm

Winter weather impacting school schedules will begin soon and to ensure the safety of our students, the GCPS Transportation Department would like to relay some important information.

Nov 23 2016
Northern Middle School Receives a FirstEnergy Classroom Grant

Nov 23, 2016 at 10:16am

Northern Middle School received one of FirstEnergy's Classroom Grants in the amount of $1,000.

Northern Middle School Student Council Fall Activities

Nov 23, 2016 at 10:02am

Northern Middle School's student council has been very busy this fall with various activities.

Nov 21 2016
Northern Middle Student Council Assists with Kids Helping Kids Food Drive

Nov 21, 2016 at 1:15pm

Northern Middle School's student council was able to raise more the 600 pounds of food through the Kids Helping Kids Food Drive benefiting the Feast of the Heart Food Pantry in Garrett County.

Thanksgiving Break Schedule 2016

Nov 21, 2016 at 11:07am

Students will be dismissed 3 hours early on Wednesday, November 23, for the Thanksgiving break.


Nov 21, 2016 at 11:07am

Northern Middle School received a grant from bestselling author James Patterson to support its school library.

Nov 15 2016
Northern Middle School's Veterans Day Celebration

Nov 15, 2016 at 12:06pm

Northern Middle School's student council is proud to celebrate true American heroes.

Nov 14 2016
Northern High School's Veterans Day Program

Nov 14, 2016 at 3:42pm

Northern High School's Veterans Day Program on Friday, November 11, 2016.

Southern High School's Mock Election

Nov 14, 2016 at 2:23pm

Just like the American people have spoken, the citizens of Southern Garrett High School chose the next President of the United States in a Mock Election conducted the week prior to Election Day.

Southern High School's Pink Day for American Cancer Society

Nov 14, 2016 at 12:55pm

Students and staff at Southern High School helped in the fight against cancer by raising $400 for the American Cancer Society.

Northern High School's Ana Rhoten Cross Country State Champion

Nov 14, 2016 at 9:46am

Ana Rhoten, a 10th grade student at Northern High School, is the Girls 1A Cross Country State Champion.

Nov 11 2016
Board of Education Proclamations - November 10, 2016

Nov 11, 2016 at 10:33am

The Garrett County Board of Education presented several proclamations at its recent Board meeting on November 10, 2016.

Nov 10 2016
11/10/16 Board Meeting

Nov 10, 2016 at 5:31pm

Live stream of the 11/10/16 meeting of the Board of Education.

FFA Members Compete at National FFA Convention

Nov 10, 2016 at 3:29pm

Four Southern High School students from the Oakland FFA Chapter recently competed in the National Meats Evaluation and Technology Career Development Event at the 89th National FFA Convention.

Nov 7 2016
Garrett County Pride Day

Nov 7, 2016 at 12:55pm

Photos from Garrett County Pride Day.

Nov 5 2016
Three Reminders

Nov 5, 2016 at 7:43am

Three reminders for upcoming week.

Nov 4 2016
Bloomberg BNA Hosts Group of Aspiring Journalists & News Team Members

Nov 4, 2016 at 6:17pm

Bloomberg BNA Hosts Group of Aspiring Journalists

Middle School Students Attend SCITECH DAYS!

Nov 4, 2016 at 1:21pm

Students from Northern and Southern MIddle Schools attended SCITECH DAYS on November 1-2 at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh.

GCASC Kicks Off the School Year!

Nov 4, 2016 at 8:37am

GCASC Kickoffs the School Year!

Nov 3 2016
Garrett County Public Schools Website Review

Nov 3, 2016 at 8:15am

The GCPS Department of Information Technology is now conducting a review of the website to ensure that all goals have been met.

Bus #55 Running Late - November 3

Nov 3, 2016 at 7:54am

Bus #55, on the southern end of the county, is running 30 minutes late this morning (November 3).

Nov 2 2016

Nov 2, 2016 at 1:26pm

The Garrett County Board of Education has changed the date of the monthly meeting to Thursday, November 10, 2016 due to Election Day.

November 2016 Board of Education Meeting Agendas

Nov 2, 2016 at 1:25pm

November 10, 2016 Board Meeting Agendas

First Annual Garrett County Spirit Day

Nov 2, 2016 at 10:12am

Spirit Day this Friday.

STEM Holiday Gift Extravaganza

Nov 2, 2016 at 8:21am

Sponsored by the high school robotics team, an event for parents seeking creative STEM-based holiday gifts for children will be held November 8th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at The Green Turtle Restaurant.

Nov 1 2016
End of 1st Grading Term and Parent-Teacher Conferences

Nov 1, 2016 at 12:50pm

The end of the first grading term in all Garrett County schools is Tuesday, November 1st.

Employees Open Enrollment Webinar

Nov 1, 2016 at 9:33am

Employees Open Enrollment Webinar

Retirees Medicare (Post 65) Insurance

Nov 1, 2016 at 9:30am

Beginning January 1, 2017, we will be moving medical plan coverage to a private exchange for Medicare (Post 65) eligible plan participants or an under age 65 plan participants who are disabled.

Bus #51 Running 30 Minutes Late

Nov 1, 2016 at 7:50am

Bus #51, on the northern end of the county, is running 30 minutes late this morning.