February 2018

Feb 26 2018
Bomb Threat at Northern Middle School

Feb 26, 2018 at 1:39pm, Public Information Office

Today, February 26, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., a student reported a handwritten bomb threat at Northern Middle School.

Feb 23 2018
A Message from Superintendent Regarding School Safety

Feb 23, 2018 at 3:24pm, Public Information Office

The Superintendent addresses the recent concerns regarding school safety and security.

Feb 22 2018
No Credible Threat to Northern High and Northern Middle Schools

Feb 22, 2018 at 6:48pm, Public Information Office

Brought to our attention by several people, Garrett County Public Schools is aware that students are talking about a possible threat to Northern Garrett High School and Northern Middle School.

GCPS Coding Competition Announced to Celebrate Digital Learning Day

Feb 22, 2018 at 3:13pm, Public Information Office

To help celebrate Digital Learning Day, Garrett County Public Schools announces its 2018 "See a Need - Make a Solution" coding competition.

Feb 21 2018
No Threat to Southern Garrett High School

Feb 21, 2018 at 10:42pm, Public Information Office

No social media threat to Southern Garrett High School.

Site Under Redesign

Feb 21, 2018 at 4:36pm, Route 40 Elementary School

Route 40's website is under redesign.

Indoor Track Championships at Southern High School

Feb 21, 2018 at 8:51am, Public Information Office

Two Southern High School students win Maryland state indoor track events.

Southern Middle School Participating in Scripps National Spelling Bee

Feb 21, 2018 at 8:28am, Southern Middle School

Southern Middle School is participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Feb 20 2018
Friendsville Elementary School's Phone System Not Working

Feb 20, 2018 at 3:38pm, Public Information Office

Friendsville Elementary School's phone service, 301-746-5100, is not working. However, the 301-746-5134 line is working for anyone needing to contact the school.

Feb 16 2018
Garrett County Public Schools - 2018-19 Calendar

Feb 16, 2018 at 12:51pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County Public Schools has released the 2018-19 school calendar.

Feb 15 2018
Board of Education Recognitions at Meeting on February 13, 2018

Feb 15, 2018 at 10:39am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education announced two recognitions at its recent Board meeting on February 13, 2018.

Feb 13 2018
Local FIRST Robotics Team to host Robot Demonstration on Sunday, February 18, 2018

Feb 13, 2018 at 9:47am, Public Information Office

FIRST Robotic Team (FRC) 1629 will be demonstrating its robot on Sunday, February 18, 2018, from 3:00 to 6:00 PM at the Garrett Engineering and Robotics Society (GEARS) located in Accident, Maryland.

Feb 12 2018
February 13, 2018 Board of Education Meeting

Feb 12, 2018 at 1:26pm, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.

Southern High School Crowned 2018 State Dual Meet Wrestling 1A Champions

Feb 12, 2018 at 11:22am, Public Information Office

Southern-Garrett High School (Class 1A) hauled in its second State Dual Meet wrestling title.

Feb 9 2018
Staff Development and Presidents' Day

Feb 9, 2018 at 3:26pm, Public Information Office

Staff Development takes place on February 15, 2018, with a 3 hour early dismissal for students. Schools are closed on February 19, 2018, in observance of Presidents' Day.

Feb 7 2018
Comment Period for 2018-19 Proposed School Calendars Ends February 8, 2018

Feb 7, 2018 at 8:05pm, Public Information Office

Comments regarding the 2 proposed GCPS school calendars for 2018-19 must be made by noon tomorrow, February 8, 2018.

Friendsville School on Normal Schedule February 8-9, 2018

Feb 7, 2018 at 7:45pm, Public Information Office

Friendsville Elementary School will be operating under normal hours and conditions on Thursday and Friday (February 8-9, 2018).

Feb 6 2018
Board of Education Meeting - February 13, 2018

Feb 6, 2018 at 12:02pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.

Feb 2 2018
National School Counseling Week, February 5-9, 2018

Feb 2, 2018 at 2:31pm, Public Information Office

National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), will be celebrated from February 5-9, 2018,

Crellin School on MPT series Maryland Farm & Harvest - February 6, 2018

Feb 2, 2018 at 1:53pm, Public Information Office

Crellin Elementary School will be featured on the MPT series Maryland Farm and Harvest on February 6, 2018, at 7:00 PM.

Maryland History Teacher of the Year Honored at State House

Feb 2, 2018 at 1:34pm, Public Information Office

Gary Thompson, a teacher at Southern Middle School in Garrett County, was honored for being the Maryland History Day Teacher of the Year in 2017.