January 2017

Jan 31 2017
Garrett County Public Schools - 2017-18 Calendar

Jan 31, 2017 at 2:03pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County Public Schools has released the 2017-18 school calendar.

Jan 25 2017
Prekindergarten Registration Information

Jan 25, 2017 at 2:39pm, Public Information Office

Beginning February 1, 2017, Garrett County Public Schools will be accepting applications for its Prekindergarten Program.

Kindergarten Registration Program for 2017-18

Jan 25, 2017 at 2:35pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Public Schools announces that the annual comprehensive kindergarten registration program will be held again this year.

Staff Development - 3 Hour Student Dismissal - Friday, January 27

Jan 25, 2017 at 9:04am, Public Information Office

In accordance with the school calendar, Friday, January 27, is a three hour early dismissal for students.

Jan 24 2017
2016-2017 Scholarships

Jan 24, 2017 at 9:16am, Pupil Services

2016- 2017 Scholarship Information Available!

Jan 23 2017
High School Science Credit Reduction Request

Jan 23, 2017 at 3:07pm, Public Information Office

If there are any comments regarding the reduction of high school science credits from 4 to 3, please comment at public.info@garrettcountyschools.org before Wednesday, February 8, 2017.

Afternoon and Evening Activities Canceled

Jan 23, 2017 at 1:24pm, Public Information Office

All Garrett County Public Schools afternoon and evening activities are canceled for today, Monday, January 23, 2017, due to inclement weather.

Jan 20 2017
Northern High School Concert Band and Concert Chorus to Participate in the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration

Jan 20, 2017 at 1:19pm, Public Information Office

The Northern High School Concert Band and Concert Chorus will participate in the Worldstrides Onstage Festival of Music in Washington, D.C. as a part of the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration.

Jan 13 2017
GCPS Activities for Saturday Canceled

Jan 13, 2017 at 12:29pm, Public Information Office

All Garrett County Public Schools activities for Saturday, January 14, 2017, are canceled due to predicted inclement weather.

School Messenger Signup for Community Members

Jan 13, 2017 at 12:23pm, Public Information Office

If you do not have a student currently enrolled in the Garrett County Public School system, you can still sign up for school-related announcements such as school closing and delays.

Southern High School Students Participate in Social Studies Fair

Jan 13, 2017 at 9:17am, Southern Garrett High School

Southern Garrett High School students enrolled in Ms. Rhonda Tasker's world history classes competed in a Social Studies Fair recently conducted at the school.

Jan 11 2017
RAM Students of the Month - November and December

Jan 11, 2017 at 2:56pm, Southern Garrett High School

Two Southern Garrett High School students were chosen as the RAM (Random Acts of Maturity) Students of the Month for November and December.

School Calendar Updates for January

Jan 11, 2017 at 9:51am, Public Information Office

School calendar updates for the week of January 2017.

State Superintendent Visits Garrett County Schools

Jan 11, 2017 at 8:13am, Public Information Office

Dr. Karen Salmon, State Superintendent of Schools, visited Garrett County on Wednesday, January 4, to view the cutting edge educational practices.

Jan 10 2017
First United Bank and Trust Recognized for 23 years as School+ Business Partner

Jan 10, 2017 at 4:19pm, Southern Garrett High School

Southern High School recently held a luncheon to recognize First United Bank and Trust for sponsoring the "MD Stock Market Game Competition" for the past 23 years.

Board of Education Meeting Will Continue as Scheduled This Evening

Jan 10, 2017 at 1:52pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education meeting for this evening (1-10-17) will continue as scheduled.

Jan 5 2017
Northern Garrett High School Students Dismissed at 11:00 AM, Thursday, January 5th. 

Jan 5, 2017 at 10:31am, Public Information Office

Northern Garrett High School students are being dismissed at 11:00 am today, Thursday, January 5th.


Jan 5, 2017 at 9:47am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.

January 2017 Board of Education Meeting Agendas 

Jan 5, 2017 at 9:04am, Board of Education

January 2017 Board Meeting

Jan 4 2017
Proposed 2017-18 School Calendar Comment Period Closed

Jan 4, 2017 at 3:43pm, Public Information Office

The proposed 2017-18 School Calendar Comment Period is now closed.

Jan 3 2017
Phones Are Not Working at Northern High and Northern Middle Schools

Jan 3, 2017 at 11:23am, Public Information Office

Phones not working at Northern Garrett High School and Northern Middle School.