October 2017

Oct 31 2017
Parent-Teacher Conference Day - November 6, 2017

Oct 31, 2017 at 3:43pm

Parent-Teacher conferences will be held on Monday, November 6, 2017.

Oct 30 2017
Phone Line at Route 40 Elementary School is Now Working

Oct 30, 2017 at 3:59pm

Route 40 Elementary School phone line is now working.

Oct 25 2017
School Messenger Sign Up: a Parent Communication Tool for 2017

Oct 25, 2017 at 8:06am

School Messenger is a communications tool that is by the Garrett County Public Schools. The school system uses School Messenger to communicate a number of situations.

Oct 24 2017
Southern High School SAT/ACT Hall of Fame

Oct 24, 2017 at 9:06am

Six seniors were recently inducted into the SAT/ACT Hall of Fame at Southern Garrett High School.

Oct 20 2017
Northern Middle School Receives Governor's Citation for Superior Maintenance of School

Oct 20, 2017 at 8:41pm

Northern Middle School received a distinguished maintenance award, the Governor's Citation for Superior Maintenance of Schools.

October 26, 2017 Board of Education Meeting

Oct 20, 2017 at 4:10pm

The Board will hold an Executive Session on October 26, 2017

Rural Development Grant for GCPS Summer Food Service Program

Oct 20, 2017 at 2:32pm

The Garrett County Public Schools was recently awarded a Rural Development Grant to expand the Summer Food Service Program.

Oct 19 2017
Recognitions and Proclamations at the Board of Education Meeting on October 17, 2017

Oct 19, 2017 at 1:38pm

The Garrett County Board of Education made two recognitions and 2 proclamations at its meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.

The Hawk by Olivia Garlitz

Oct 19, 2017 at 12:51pm

Article about a hurt hawk that was released at Route 40.

Oct 18 2017
Garrett County Health Department Present Program

Oct 18, 2017 at 2:39pm

Garrett County Health Department present a program on Red Ribbon Week.

Student of the Month for October

Oct 18, 2017 at 2:23pm

Students of the Month and Academic Achievement award winners for the month of October.

Oct 17 2017
10/17/2017 Board Meeting

Oct 17, 2017 at 3:59pm

Live feed of the Board of Education meeting on October 17, 2017, beginning at 4:00 PM.

Oct 16 2017
School Bus Stop Arm Violations Drop as Maryland Places Focus on School Safety

Oct 16, 2017 at 3:28pm

School Bus Safety Week is October 16-20, 2017

Oct 14 2017
Grantsville October Bulldog Bash- October 27, 2017

Oct 14, 2017 at 9:30am

The second bulldog bash will be on October 27, 2017 and will be a magician show.

Grantsville Rocket Night/Taco Tuesday-October 17th

Oct 14, 2017 at 9:25am

Grantsville Elementary School's Rocket Night will be on October 17, 2017.

Grantsville Fall Festival-October 27, 2017

Oct 14, 2017 at 9:24am

Grantsville's Fall Festival will be on October 27th from 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Oct 12 2017
Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting - October 17, 2017

Oct 12, 2017 at 9:13am

The Garrett County Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee (SECAC) will hold its first meeting of the year on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, beginning at 4:00 PM at the Alley in Oakland.

Oct 11 2017
October 17, 2017 Board of Education Meeting

Oct 11, 2017 at 11:54am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.

Oct 10 2017
Northern Middle School's Student Council Supports Cindy's Fund

Oct 10, 2017 at 3:59pm

Northern Middle School's student council organized Pajama Day on Wednesday, October 4th.

Ruth Enlow Library Partners with the GC Public Schools to Offer Student Cards

Oct 10, 2017 at 3:13pm

The Ruth Enlow Library and Garrett County Public Schools (GCPS) have partnered to provide a library card for all students enrolled in the county schools.

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING - OCTOBER 17, 2017 

Oct 10, 2017 at 11:15am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. The meeting will be held at Central Office in the Board Room.

Friendsville Elementary School 4th and 5th Grade Students Field Trip

Oct 10, 2017 at 10:14am

The 4th and 5th grade students from Friendsville Elementary School recently visited Klotz Farm and Schoolhouse Earth.

3-Hour Early Dismissal Thursday 10-12-17; Schools Closed Friday 10-13-17

Oct 10, 2017 at 9:17am

Thursday, October 12, students will be dismissed 3 hours early for staff development activities in the afternoon. Schools will be closed Friday, October 13, for the Autumn Glory celebration.

Oct 9 2017
Power Restored at Northern End Schools

Oct 9, 2017 at 9:25am

Northern End Schools are without power this morning.

Oct 6 2017
Garrett County College Expo Scheduled for October 10

Oct 6, 2017 at 3:12pm

The Garrett County College Expo, sponsored by Garrett County Public Schools and Garrett College, will be held on the morning of Tuesday, October 10th, to be held at Garrett College.

Altoona Curve at Route 40

Oct 6, 2017 at 1:20pm

Altoona Curve spoke to Route 40 students and Staff.

Students of the Month

Oct 6, 2017 at 1:20pm

Route 40 Student of the Month and Academic Achievement Students for the month September named.

Pennsylvania Superintendents Visit to Garrett County

Oct 6, 2017 at 1:02pm

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, a group of fourteen school Superintendents and Directors from the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit (IU) in Pennsylvania visited several local schools.

Oct 4 2017
Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers

Oct 4, 2017 at 10:28am

Tips for Parents and Teachers regarding violence.

Oct 3 2017
Garrett County Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting

Oct 3, 2017 at 12:09pm

The Garrett County Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee (SECAC) will hold its first meeting of the year on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at the Alley in Oakland.

OCTOBER 2017 BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

Oct 3, 2017 at 7:59am

The Garrett County Board of Education has changed its regular monthly meeting date to Tuesday, October 17, 2017.