Public Information


Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Only Showing Public Information Office | Show All News

Jan 20 2017
Northern High School Concert Band and Concert Chorus to Participate in the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration

Jan 20, 2017 at 1:19pm

The Northern High School Concert Band and Concert Chorus will participate in the Worldstrides Onstage Festival of Music in Washington, D.C. as a part of the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration.

Jan 13 2017
GCPS Activities for Saturday Canceled

Jan 13, 2017 at 12:29pm

All Garrett County Public Schools activities for Saturday, January 14, 2017, are canceled due to predicted inclement weather.

School Messenger Signup for Community Members

Jan 13, 2017 at 12:23pm

If you do not have a student currently enrolled in the Garrett County Public School system, you can still sign up for school-related announcements such as school closing and delays.

Jan 11 2017
School Calendar Updates for January

Jan 11, 2017 at 9:51am

School calendar updates for the week of January 2017.

State Superintendent Visits Garrett County Schools

Jan 11, 2017 at 8:13am

Dr. Karen Salmon, State Superintendent of Schools, visited Garrett County on Wednesday, January 4, to view the cutting edge educational practices.

Jan 10 2017
01/10/17 Board Meeting

Jan 10, 2017 at 5:41pm

Live stream of the 01/10/17 meeting of the Board of Education.

Board of Education Meeting Will Continue as Scheduled This Evening

Jan 10, 2017 at 1:52pm

The Garrett County Board of Education meeting for this evening (1-10-17) will continue as scheduled.

Jan 5 2017
Northern Garrett High School Students Dismissed at 11:00 AM, Thursday, January 5th. 

Jan 5, 2017 at 10:31am

Northern Garrett High School students are being dismissed at 11:00 am today, Thursday, January 5th.


Jan 5, 2017 at 9:47am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.

Jan 4 2017
Proposed 2017-18 School Calendar Comment Period Closed

Jan 4, 2017 at 3:43pm

The proposed 2017-18 School Calendar Comment Period is now closed.

Jan 3 2017
Phones Are Not Working at Northern High and Northern Middle Schools

Jan 3, 2017 at 11:23am

Phones not working at Northern Garrett High School and Northern Middle School.

Dec 23 2016
Proposed School Calendars for 2017-18

Dec 23, 2016 at 12:32pm

The Board of Education is requesting the public to review the proposed calendars and submit any comments by noon on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.

Dec 22 2016
"Step into Winter" Challenge for GCPS Staff

Dec 22, 2016 at 2:04pm

Step into Winter Challenge for GCPS Staff

Early Dismissal on December 23rd to Begin Winter Break

Dec 22, 2016 at 8:25am

There will be a 3-hour early student dismissal on Friday, December 23rd, to begin the winter break.

Dec 21 2016
Phone Problems at Northern Middle and Northern High School

Dec 21, 2016 at 11:47am

Northern Middle School and Northern High School are experiencing phone problems again.