September 8, 2020 is the first day of school for the GCPS students.

The GCPS central office will be closed to the public until further notice. Anyone with a question or concern may contact, and you will receive a response.

There have been 46 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County.

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

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Southern Middle School Back to School Night - August 27, 2019

Last Updated on Aug 23, 2019 at 4:13pm | Public Information Office

Southern Middle School will be hosting Back to School Night on Tuesday, August 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Students will walk through their class schedules with their parents and meet with teachers. All students and parents are also invited to come out and meet the new principal, Mr. John Hummel.

A Corn Roast and light refreshments will be available for all. The Eighth Grade Team is sponsoring a Back to School Raffle Basket which includes a Thirty-One Tote, Assorted School Supplies, and Various Gift Certificates. Tickets will be available in the main lobby for $1.00 each or 6/$5.00. All proceeds will benefit “Shop with a Cop”. Drawing date will be Friday, August 30.

We look forward to a wonderful school year at Southern Middle School!
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