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 public.info@garrettcountyschools.org, and you will receive a response.

There have been 70 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County.

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

Pupil Services

New Vaccination Requirements for the 2014-15 School Year

Last Updated on Oct 31, 2013 at 10:38am | Pupil Services


Maryland state law has changed to attend school in September 2014…
 
Kindergarten students must have proof of 2 doses of varicella (chicken pox) or proof of immunity to varicella by providing the results of a blood test or a medical diagnosis indicating the month and year they had the disease.

Seventh-grade students will be required to have Meningococcus (MCV4 ) and tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough vaccinations (Tdap) to attend school.

Parents/guardians are encouraged to contact their health care providers to receive the mandatory immunizations or contact the Garrett County Health Department at 301-334-7777.

Contact your school’s nurse for more information.
 
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