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Oakland, MD 21550
Phone 301.334.8931
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August 2015

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Aug 28 2015

Aug 28, 2015 at 11:17am

The Maryland State Board of Education has accepted with regret the resignation of Lillian M. Lowery, Ed.D, State Superintendent of Schools.

Aug 27 2015
Phone Lines Are Now Working at Northern Garrett High School

Aug 27, 2015 at 2:31pm

Northern Garrett High School phone lines are now working.

Grantsville School's Phone 895 Exchange Now Working

Aug 27, 2015 at 11:29am

Grantsville Elementary School's 301-895-5173 line is now working.

Aug 26 2015
Dr. Wilson Rides Bus on First Day of School

Aug 26, 2015 at 10:22am

On the first day of school, August 24, Dr. Janet Wilson, Superintendent of Schools, rode Bus #46 with driver Mr. Mike Vansickle and several students on the northern end of the county.

"Transform Learning" Opening for Garrett County Public Schools

Aug 26, 2015 at 10:11am

On August 19, 2015, the employees of Garrett County Public Schools filled the gymnasium at the CARC for the back-to-school countywide meeting. The theme for the program was #transformlearning.

Aug 25 2015
Modular Addition Opens for the Start of School at Broad Ford Elementary School

Aug 25, 2015 at 2:05pm

An Open House Ceremony was held at Broad Ford Elementary School on Thursday, August 21, in celebration of the completion of the new modular addition.


Aug 25, 2015 at 9:56am

Drivers are paying greater attention to the stop arms on school buses, a new Maryland State Department of Education-sponsored survey has found.

Aug 20 2015
Back to School Nights Scheduled

Aug 20, 2015 at 3:58pm

Back to School Nights have been scheduled for the schools in Garrett County.

Aug 17 2015
First Day of School for Students - Monday, August 24

Aug 17, 2015 at 7:51am

The first day of school for students in the Garrett County is Monday, August 24, 2015.

Aug 13 2015

Aug 13, 2015 at 3:01pm

The Garrett County Board of Education will meet in Executive Session on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, for the purpose of discussing the Superintendent's Annual Evaluation.

Aug 12 2015
Open House / Back to School Night at Broad Ford Elementary School

Aug 12, 2015 at 2:45pm

An Open House / Back to School Night is scheduled at Broad Ford Elementary School on Thursday, August 20, 2015, to celebrate the completion of the new modular addition.

Aug 5 2015
Maryland Virtual Learning Professional Development Opportunities

Aug 5, 2015 at 2:16pm

Maryland Virtual Learning Professional Development Courses

Request for Proposals to Provide Multi-Function Devices and Copiers

Aug 5, 2015 at 8:46am

Garrett County BOE will receive Requests for Proposal (RFP) from experienced vendors to provide new multi-function digital copiers/printers and related maintenance and support services.

Aug 4 2015
Board of Education Meeting - August 11, 2015

Aug 4, 2015 at 9:43am

The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.