April 2019

Apr 30 2019
Robotics Team 1629, GaCo, Concludes Season

Apr 30, 2019 at 2:44pm, Public Information Office

GCPS FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Team 1629, GaCo, wrapped up its 2019 season last weekend at the FIRST Championship in Detroit with an overall 32-23-2 win/loss/tie record.

Apr 29 2019
Garrett County Schools Annual Envirothon Held at 4-H Education Center

Apr 29, 2019 at 3:51pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Envirothon competition was held on April 24th at the Maryland 4-H Environmental Education Center in Swanton.

Apr 27 2019
3-Hour Early Dismissal - April 30, 2019

Apr 27, 2019 at 10:31am, Public Information Office

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, is a three-hour early dismissal for students.

Apr 26 2019
Threat Made Towards Southern High School

Apr 26, 2019 at 8:30am, Public Information Office

There was a threat made towards Southern Garrett High School.

Apr 25 2019
Northern High Theatre Presents "Lost in Yonkers"

Apr 25, 2019 at 12:52pm, Public Information Office

The Northern High School Theatre II class will be presenting Neil Simon's classic "Lost in Yonkers" on April 25 and 27

Apr 18 2019
Crellin School Without Water - April 18, 2019

Apr 18, 2019 at 2:03pm, Public Information Office

Crellin Elementary School is without water as of 1:45 PM.

Apr 17 2019
Northern Middle School Student is Carson Scholarship Recipient

Apr 17, 2019 at 1:40pm, Northern Middle School

Congratulations to Laura Huelskamp, a 7th grade student at Northern Middle School, for being named a 2019 Carson Scholarship recipient.

Grantsville School's PBIS Winners for March 2019

Apr 17, 2019 at 1:32pm, Grantsville Elementary School

Grantsville Elementary School recently held its March PBIS assembly.

8th Grade Science Fair - April 12, 2019

Apr 17, 2019 at 12:32pm, Public Information Office

Students from Northern Middle School and Southern Middle School participated in the 8th grade Science Fair today at Garrett College.

GCPS Job Opportunities - Posted April 17, 2019

Apr 17, 2019 at 11:29am, Public Information Office

Job opportunities available at Garrett County Public Schools.

Two FIRST Robotics Teams Representing GCPS at the FIRST World Championship in Detroit

Apr 17, 2019 at 10:53am, Public Information Office

Two teams from the Garrett County Public School system will be competing in Detroit - FRC Team 1629, GaCo, and FTC Team 9445, Loading, a team from Northern High School.

Apr 16 2019
Strategic Facilities Committee Informational Workshop - April 25, 2019

Apr 16, 2019 at 10:59am, Public Information Office

On April 25, 2019, the Strategic Facilities Committee of the Garrett County Board of Education will hold an all-day informational workshop at the Board of Education Central Office in the Board Room.

Apr 15 2019
Board of Education Meeting Live Stream - April 15, 2019

Apr 15, 2019 at 2:50pm, Public Information Office

Live stream of the Garrett County Board of Education Meeting on April 15, 2019.

Schools Closed - April 19 and 22, 2019

Apr 15, 2019 at 1:11pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County schools and offices will be closed for Easter Break on Friday, April 19, 2019, and Monday, April 22, 2019.

Apr 14 2019
Northern Middle School Teacher Named Garrett County Teacher of the Year for 2019-20

Apr 14, 2019 at 9:21pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County School Superintendent Barbara Baker has announced the selection of Amy Rowan, teacher at Northern Middle School, as the 2019-20 Garrett County Teacher of the Year.

Apr 12 2019
Board of Education Recognitions and Proclamations - April 9, 2019

Apr 12, 2019 at 3:43pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education, during its recent meeting on April 9, 2019, made several recognitions and proclamations.

Money Matters

Apr 12, 2019 at 1:42pm, Special Education

Learn where to find money to help pay for the added expenses of raising a child with a disability.

Apr 11 2019
Two Scholarships Awarded at the Mathematics Scholarship Competition

Apr 11, 2019 at 10:31am, Public Information Office

Congratulations to all students from Northern and Southern High Schools who recently competed in the 2019 Allegany College of Maryland/LaVale Lions Club Tri-State Mathematics Scholarship Competition.

Apr 10 2019
Northern High School's Music Department Acquires an Equipment Trailer

Apr 10, 2019 at 3:43pm, Northern Garrett High School

The new equipment trailer, which has been needed for some time by the music department at Northern High School, has arrived.

Middle and High School Science Textbooks on Display for Review

Apr 10, 2019 at 8:47am, Public Information Office

Proposed new science textbooks for middle and high school are on display for review by the general public.

Apr 9 2019
Northern High's VOTV Receives Grants

Apr 9, 2019 at 5:30pm, Northern Garrett High School

Northern High School's Voices of the Vault (VOTV) was honored with earning two local grants to support its 4th publication.

Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream - April 9, 2019

Apr 9, 2019 at 3:51pm, Public Information Office

Live Stream of the Garrett County Board of Education Meeting on April 9, 2019.

Apr 8 2019
High School Science Fair in Pittsburgh 2019

Apr 8, 2019 at 2:34pm, Public Information Office

Students from Northern and Southern High Schools participated in the 80th Annual Covestro Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at Heinz Field on March 29-30, 2019.

Friendsville PEP Assembly - March 2019

Apr 8, 2019 at 2:23pm, Friendsville Elementary School

Friendsville Elementary recently held its PEP Assembly for the month of March 2019.

Garrett County Co-Teachers Enhance Reading Instruction with Technology

Apr 8, 2019 at 1:20pm, Public Information Office

The Maryland Society for Educational Technology (MSET) is proud to announce its March 2019 Digital Learning Showcase Recipients: Amy Rowan and Lisa Teets from Northern Middle School.

Board of Education Meeting - April 15, 2019

Apr 8, 2019 at 9:51am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a Special Business Session on Monday, April 15, 2019.

Voices of the Vault at Northern High School

Apr 8, 2019 at 9:25am, Northern Garrett High School

The Voices of the Vault Literary Art Magazine (VOTV), is a creative outlet for Northern High School students to express themselves through writing and art.

Suicide Prevention- The Ripple Effect Movie

Apr 8, 2019 at 8:45am, Pupil Services

"Suicide: the Ripple Effect" movie will be shown May 7, 2019, in the Garrett College Auditorium from 4:45 PM - 7:00 PM.

Apr 5 2019
Garrett County Students are State Finalists in Letters About Literature

Apr 5, 2019 at 2:23pm, Public Information Office

Four Garrett County students are Maryland state finalists for the 2019 "Letters About Literature" contest,

Robotics Team Awarded an Appalachian Regional Commission Grant

Apr 5, 2019 at 1:07pm, Public Information Office

Garrett County high school's FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Team 1629, GaCo, has been awarded a $30,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Federal matching grant.

GCPS Student Arts Fair - April 6, 2019

Apr 5, 2019 at 11:41am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Public Schools Student Arts Fair is Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Garrett College's CARC from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

April 15, 2019 Board of Education Meeting

Apr 5, 2019 at 10:03am, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Monday, April 15, 2019.

Apr 2 2019
STRATEGIC FACILITIES COMMITTEE MEETING # 1 - APRIL 10, 2019

Apr 2, 2019 at 1:26pm, Public Information Office

The Strategic Facilities Committee, approved by the Board of Education on March 28, 2019, will hold its first meeting on April 10, 2019, at 5:30 PM at Garrett College in Room 111.

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING - April 9, 2019

Apr 2, 2019 at 11:42am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.

Maryland State National Geographic GeoBee - 2nd Place

Apr 2, 2019 at 11:36am, Public Information Office

Timothy Brands, a fifth grade student at Accident Elementary School, received 2nd place in the Maryland State National Geographic GeoBee.

April 9, 2019 Board of Education Meeting

Apr 2, 2019 at 7:34am, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.