Garrett County Board of Education voted on February 2, 2021, to accept the Superintendent’s plan for the return to in-person learning. March 1: PK, K, Gr 1, and identified students return full days on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. Wednesday is an asynchronous day. March 15: Grades 2-12 return full days on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. Wednesday is an asynchronous day.

Anyone with a question or concern may contact public.info@garrettcountyschools.org, and you will receive a response.

There have been 1,847 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County. Current metrics from the Garrett County Health Department are: 7-Day Positivity Percentage: 2.36%; 7-Day Case Rate Per 100,000: 2.46

Please continue to check our website and the GCPS Coronavirus Updates page for more information.

Board of Education Budget Work Session - February 23, 2021

Last Updated on Feb 16, 2021 at 2:09pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a Special Budget Work Session on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. The meeting is not open to the public however will be live-streamed for public review. The purpose of the Work Session is for the Superintendent to provide her budget priorities to the Board and for the Board to take action on their FY2022 funding request from the County Commissioners. The Board will also take action on the Superintendent’s contract at this meeting.
 
The Board will meet in Executive Session from 3:00 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. The Board of Education will reconvene for the public session portion of the meeting from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. As a reminder, the public session is not open for in-person attendance but will instead be live-streamed for public viewing. The live-stream information will be available before the meeting begins and can be found on the Garrett County Public Schools website.
 
The agenda for the Public Session can be accessed on the Garrett County Public Schools website www.garrettcountyschools.org (go to the Board of Education page and select the link to Agenda). It can also be accessed at BoardDocs - https://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/garrett/Board.nsf/Public.
 
Part or all of the meeting may be closed pursuant to the General Provision §3-305 of the State Government Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.
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