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Jul 25 2017
Southern High JROTC Battalion Visits the 1964 Plane Crash Site

Jul 25, 2017 at 8:29am

Junior cadets from Southern High School JROTC battalion traveled to Grantsville, as a culminating activity for their Buzz 14 project, to learn in more detail the 1964 B52 plane crash.

Jul 13 2017
Try a Triathlon this Summer - Swim - Bike- Run- Walk- Any Exercise

Jul 13, 2017 at 10:00am

The Garrett County Public Schools Summer Food Service Program is introducing a free, self-supported, noncompetitive, multi-sport adventure for kids.

Jul 11 2017
07/11/17 Board Meeting

Jul 11, 2017 at 3:59pm

Live stream of the 07/11/17 meeting of the Garrett County Board of Education.

Jul 10 2017
GCPS Dr. Wendell Teets Foundation

Jul 10, 2017 at 3:23pm

The Garrett County Public Schools Dr. Wendell Teets Foundation had its official kick-off on Friday, July 7, 2017

Jul 5 2017
GaCo 1629 to Participate in GLAF Chautauqua

Jul 5, 2017 at 4:03pm

Garrett County Southern Garrett High School Senior, Patrick Lee, will be portraying Nikola Tesla as part of his robotics team's participation in the GLAF Chautauqua July 5th through the 7th.

Jul 3 2017
Accident, Broad Ford, Northern Middle are Character Education Schools of the Year

Jul 3, 2017 at 3:20pm

Accident Elementary, Broad Ford Elementary, and Northern Middle Schools were selected as Maryland Center for Character Education at Stevenson University "2016-17 Schools of the Year".


Jul 3, 2017 at 3:14pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 11, 2017.

Fireworks Parking to Benefit GaCo Robotics

Jul 3, 2017 at 10:12am

FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Team 1629, the Garrett Coalition (GaCo), will be providing parking to view the Fire on the Mountains Fireworks display on July 4 at two locations in the McHenry area.

Jun 27 2017

Jun 27, 2017 at 10:51am

Garrett County Public Schools is launching a foundation dedicated to enhancing programs from pre-school through the twelfth grade.

Jun 22 2017
Southern High School Salutatorian Acknowledgement

Jun 22, 2017 at 10:59pm

GCPS releases statement regarding Southern Garrett High School Salutatorian.

Jun 14 2017

Jun 14, 2017 at 3:28pm

Superintendent names Mrs. Karen DeVore as the Executive Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Administration.

Jun 13 2017
06/13/17 Board Meeting

Jun 13, 2017 at 4:00pm

Live stream of the 06/13/17 meeting of the Garrett County Board of Education.

Jun 6 2017

Jun 6, 2017 at 11:30am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

May 31 2017
High School Graduation - June 3, 2017

May 31, 2017 at 1:46pm

High school graduation for both Southern and Northern High Schools will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at the CARC on the campus of Garrett College.

May 26 2017
Southern Area Schools in Working Lockdown

May 26, 2017 at 3:55pm

All southern area schools are on a working lockdown due to a potential risk in the area. Instruction is continuing in the schools with regular dismissal at the end of the day.