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 1,844 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County. Current metrics from the Garrett County Health Department are: 7-Day Positivity Percentage: 1.59%; 7-Day Case Rate Per 100,000: 1.48

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

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Mar 2 2021
Board of Education Meeting - March 9, 2021

Mar 2, 2021 at 11:19am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

Feb 26 2021
GCPS Announces Procedures for Inclement Weather

Feb 26, 2021 at 1:57pm

GCPS would like to remind students, parents, and families about the announcements during inclement weather with the start of in-person learning.

Feb 25 2021
Comments Requested on a Proposed School Calendar for 2021-2022

Feb 25, 2021 at 1:23pm

A proposed school calendar for the 2021-22 school year was presented to the Garrett County Board of Education at its February 9, 2021, meeting.

Feb 23 2021
Garrett County Board of Education Meeting Live Stream 02-23-2021

Feb 23, 2021 at 4:35pm

Live stream of the Garrett County Board of Education meeting on February 23, 2021.

MSDE Special Education Parent Involvement Survey

Feb 23, 2021 at 3:00pm

Parents or guardians of children receiving special education and related services will be mailed the Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey from MSDE.

GCPS Food & Nutrition Office Meal Distribution Locations Reminder

Feb 23, 2021 at 2:44pm

The Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) Office is reminding families of its current meal offerings.

Feb 19 2021
A Proposed School Calendar for 2021-2022

Feb 19, 2021 at 9:23am

A proposed school calendar for the 2021-22 school year was presented to the Garrett County Board of Education at its February 9, 2021, meeting.

Feb 18 2021
Return-to-School Expectations for Spring 2021

Feb 18, 2021 at 12:07pm

Return to School Expectations, Spring 2021

Board of Education Meeting Update - February 23, 2021

Feb 18, 2021 at 9:11am

The Garrett County Board of Education has revised the February 23, 2021, Board Meeting agenda to include public comment.

Feb 16 2021
Board of Education Budget Work Session - February 23, 2021

Feb 16, 2021 at 2:09pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a Special Budget Work Session on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.

Feb 12 2021
GCPS Announces Schedule Information

Feb 12, 2021 at 8:52am

The 3-hour early dismissals reserved for staff development, currently scheduled for February 23 and March 15, 2021, will no longer be early dismissals and will instead be full days of school.

Feb 11 2021
GCPS Announces Holiday Information Regarding the Help Desk

Feb 11, 2021 at 3:15pm

In observance of Presidents' Day, Garrett County Public Schools and Central Office locations will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2021.

Feb 10 2021
Kindergarten Registration Information

Feb 10, 2021 at 7:18pm

The Garrett County Public Schools announces that the annual comprehensive kindergarten registration program will begin on February 16, 2021.

Pre-Kindergarten Application Information

Feb 10, 2021 at 7:18pm

Beginning February 16, 2021, at 8:00 AM, Garrett County Public Schools will be accepting applications for the Pre-Kindergarten Program for the 2021-2022 school year.

Proposed School Calendar for 2021-22

Feb 10, 2021 at 9:58am

A proposed school calendar for the 2021-22 school year was presented to the Garrett County Board of Education at its February 9, 2021, meeting.