April 2021

Apr 30 2021
Mask Update at GCPS Outdoor Athletic Events

Apr 30, 2021 at 10:30am, Public Information Office

Masks no longer required for GCPS outdoor athletic events as long as spectators maintain distancing from other spectators who do not live within the same household.

Apr 29 2021
Broad Ford School Students are MCEE Poster Winners

Apr 29, 2021 at 1:49pm, Public Information Office

Gary Aronhalt and Fox Beachler, 4th-graders at Broad Ford Elementary School, were two of 20 winners in the state of Maryland in the annual "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words" 2021 poster contest.

Crellin School on Facebook Live with Maryland's SNAP-Ed Program

Apr 29, 2021 at 1:42pm, Crellin Elementary School

On April 29, 2021, at 11:00 AM, Maryland's SNAP-Ed program will be taking a tour of Crellin Elementary School's garden in Garrett County.

Apr 28 2021
Request for Proposals to Provide Occupational and Physical Therapy Services

Apr 28, 2021 at 1:22pm, Public Information Office

Notice is hereby given that the Garrett County Board of Education will receive Requests for Proposal (RFP) from experienced vendors to provide occupational therapy and physical therapy services.

Get Your Green On 2021

Apr 28, 2021 at 9:26am, Public Information Office

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Show your support by wearing green on May 7, 2021!

Apr 27 2021
Lorie Burdock Named VFW Teacher of the Year

Apr 27, 2021 at 8:29am, Northern Middle School

Mrs. Lorie Burdock, teacher at Northern Middle School, recently received the award for VFW Post 10077 (Deer Park's local chapter) Teacher of the Year and District 3 VFW Teacher of the year.

Apr 26 2021
Grantsville School Student Wins 'If I Were Mayor' Writing Contest

Apr 26, 2021 at 1:19pm, Public Information Office

Wyatt Shingler, a 4th-grade student at Grantsville Elementary School, was recently named the district winner of the Maryland Municipal League's "If I Were Mayor, I Would..." contest.

Apr 22 2021
Northern High Presents 

Apr 22, 2021 at 1:12pm, Public Information Office

From April 22-24,2021, at 6:00 PM, in the Northern High School back parking lot, the Theatre II class will be presenting "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged".

Apr 20 2021
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for 16-17 Year-Olds Available

Apr 20, 2021 at 10:14am, Public Information Office

The GCHD has announced that Walgreens in Oakland has the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine available this week. The Health Department has indicated that this vaccine is approved for 16 and 17 year-olds.

Apr 16 2021
Board of Education Recognitions During Meeting on April 13, 2021

Apr 16, 2021 at 10:29am, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education acknowledged several recognitions and proclamations at its recent Board meeting on April 13, 2021.

Apr 15 2021
2021 Fourth Circuit Essay Contest 

Apr 15, 2021 at 12:48pm, Public Information Office

2021 Fourth Circuit Essay Contest for grades 9-12.

GCPS Selects the 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year

Apr 15, 2021 at 10:46am, Public Information Office

Ms. Lindsay Krisher, Computer Science teacher at Southern Garrett High School, has been named the 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year.

Apr 14 2021
GCPS Foundation Grants Available for Teachers

Apr 14, 2021 at 2:57pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Public Schools Foundation is happy to offer ten mini-grants to the county's teachers. The mini-grants, in the amount of $250.00 each, are available only to GCPS teachers.

Proposed Middle School English/Language Arts and High School Social Studies Materials Available for Public Review

Apr 14, 2021 at 1:03pm, Public Information Office

The proposed new middle school English/Language Arts (ELA) and high school Social Studies curriculum materials and resources are available for review by the general public.

Apr 13 2021
Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream 04-13-2021

Apr 13, 2021 at 5:26pm, Public Information Office

Live stream of the Garrett County Board of Education meeting on April 13, 2021.

Apr 9 2021
GCPS Clarifies Quarantine and Isolation Guidelines

Apr 9, 2021 at 11:13am, Public Information Office

The following guidance regarding the timelines for quarantine is meant to provide clarification and clear up any confusion.

Apr 8 2021
Friendsville March 2021 Virtual PEP Assembly

Apr 8, 2021 at 8:30am, Friendsville Elementary School

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

Apr 7 2021
GCPS Students Have Continued Opportunities to Interact with Students in South Africa

Apr 7, 2021 at 11:46am, Public Information Office

On Tuesday February 23, history was made in Garrett County when students in Grantsville Elementary School sang that song with their new friends at Ndukumbana Primary School in South Africa.

Apr 6 2021
Board of Education Meeting - April 13, 2021

Apr 6, 2021 at 12:49pm, Public Information Office

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.

April 13, 2021 Board of Education Meeting 

Apr 6, 2021 at 12:37pm, Board of Education

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.