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School Facilities Study Information


School Advisory Meeting Video 01-13-14

Dr. Lever's Letter to Superintendent December 12th    12-20-13

Advisory / School Consolidation Impact Committee Orientation December 16th 12-13-13

Advisory School Consolidation Committee Timeline REVISED 12-10-13

Garrett County Public Schools Debt Outstanding at June 30, 2013  12-06-13

School Consolidation Impact Committee Application PDF 11-15-13

Advisory Application for the School Closure Process PDF 11-15-13

FEA Cost Proposal - Question and Answer 11-13-13

FEA Facility Needs Assessment and Master Plan 11-11-13

BFM Architects Schools Design Review 09-11-13

Garrett County Schools - Dr. Wilson's Facility Presentation from October 28th  11-07-13

 

School System Information

WKHJ Interview with Dr. Wilson 01-22-14

 

Math Strategies for Parents

 
 

 

PowerSchool, School Messenger, and Parental Portal

 

  PowerSchool Parent Portal and School Messenger Setup   10-24-17

School Messenger Signup for Community Members  01-13-17

Parent Portal in PowerSchool Setup 08-05-15

School Messenger Opt Out Directions 01-07-14

PowerSchool Parent Portal and School Messenger Setup Tutorial Video 11-01-13

 

College and Career Ready under the College and Career Readiness and College Completion Act

 
 

 

PARCC Assessments, High School Assessments, College and Career Ready Standards

 

2017-18 

 

2016-17

Understanding the New PARCC Home Score Report   10-21-16

"The Super 5"   from The National Parent Teacher Association  10-19-16

 

2015-16

GreatKids State Test Guide for Parents (PARCC)      12-22-15

Understanding Your Child's PARCC Test Scores - Grades 3-8    12-07-15

PARCC Released Test Items   11-13-15

PARCC Score Report Interpretation Guide for Parents     11-04-15

PARCC Score Report Interpretation Guide for Teachers   11-04-15

Parent Guide to the PARCC Score Report Video  11-04-15

Parent Q&A on PARCC Score Report   10-30-15
 
Access to PARCC Related Resources   10-30-15
 
PARCC General Talking Points   10-30-15

An Overview of K-12 Testing     10-30-15

PARCC Data Privacy    10-30-15

Student Achievement Infographic   10-30-15

Perspectives on Assessments in Maryland   10-12-15

MSDE's PARCC Webpage   10-05-15

Understand the Score - A PARCC Resource for Parents and Teachers 09-30-15

Parent Guide for PARCC Score Report 9-30-15

PARCC Score Report Information and Samples for ELA and Math  09-30-15

Short Video Tour for Understanding the PARCC Score Report  09-30-15

The PARCC Difference_Garrett   09-25-15

Preparing Our Students for a Changing World_Garrett   09-25-15

An Overview of K-12 Testing   09-22-15

PARCC Questions and Answers    09-15-2015

 

2014-15

PARCC Assessments are Coming to Maryland Schools Video  01-30-2015

PARCC Practice Tests - by Subject & Grade Level   01-29-2015

Frequently Asked Questions about the PARCC Spring Administration  01-14-2015

PARCC Website     12-12-2014

Maryland Assessments Website    12-12-2014

PARCC Practice Tests - Elementary, Middle & High 12-01-14

Top 5 Things You Need to Know about Testing in High School   11-26-14

Top 10 Things Parents Need to Know About Testing in Maryland 11-26-14

PARCC One-Pager for Parents 07-09-14

Parents Guides - Expanding Access for All Students in PARCC 07-09-14

Parents Guides - Expanding Access for Students with Disabilities 07-09-14

PARCC Frequently Asked Questions 07-09-14

 

 

2013-14

 

PTA Parents Guide to New Assessments in Maryland   04-04-14

PARCC Practice Tests (English/Language Arts and Mathematics) 03-10-14

PARCC Practice Test Gr. 3-5

PARCC Practice Test Gr. 6-8

PARCC Practice Test - High School

Questions and Answers from the Common Core State Standards Regional Forums from Fall 2013

Common Core Real Learning For Real Life 11-01-13

U.S. Department of Education:  The Common Core State Standards 10-29-13

Maryland Common Core Academic Standards Video Interstitials by MPT 10-25-13

MSDE Frequently Asked Questions:   PARCC and High School Assessments 10-22-13

Parent's Backpack Guide to the Common Core State Standards 07-16-13

Top 10 Things Parents Need to Know about the Common Core State Standards 07-16-13

Myths vs. Facts:  Common Core State Standards 07-16-13