Weather Related School Alert: All Garrett County Public Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, February 20, 2019, because of the predicted inclement weather that includes possible heavy snowfall and ice accumulation. Code Orange and liberal leave in effect for employees. Administrative offices will open at 10:00 AM. Should a change in code status for employees be necessary, the announcement will be made by 8:00 AM.

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National School Counseling Week - February 2-6, 2015

Last Updated on Feb 2, 2015 at 8:31am | Public Information Office

National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American Association of School Counselors, will be celebrated in Garrett County Public Schools from February 2-6, 2015. School counselors implement comprehensive school counseling programs that assist all students and contribute to a safe and positive school environment. Counseling programs help students to explore and understand their abilities, strengths, interests and talents, to experience personal and social growth and to achieve academic success. Services include individual and group counseling, classroom instruction, character education, collaboration with school staff and agencies to meet student needs and assisting students and families in accessing community resources. These programs and services assist students to gain an understanding of their potential, and to develop the skills and goals needed to graduate career and college ready.
View the Garrett County Board of Education proclamation for National School Counseling Week at:
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