Weather Related School Alert: All Garrett County Public Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, February 20, 2019, because of the predicted inclement weather that includes possible heavy snowfall and ice accumulation. Code Orange and liberal leave in effect for employees. Administrative offices will open at 10:00 AM. Should a change in code status for employees be necessary, the announcement will be made by 8:00 AM.

School Messenger Signup for Community Members

Last Updated on Jan 13, 2017 at 12:23pm

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 closings and delays. You can sign up to receive phone calls, text messages or emails. You may sign up for more than one option, but that is not required.
To register to receive School Messenger alerts from Garrett county Public Schools, click
If you are a parent of child already in GCPS, you are automatically registered for School Messenger. You can update your School Messenger contact information through your PowerSchool Parent Portal.
If you are NOT a parent or GCPS staff member and would like to register to receive School Messenger
If you ARE a parent of a GCPS student, click for directions for updating your contact information...
If you are GCPS staff, go to to update your account information.
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