Policies and Procedures Handbook

Last Updated: 2/23/2005
Garrett County Public Schools
40 South Second Street
Oakland, MD 21550

Nature Hall/Planetarium Classroom

Board Policy

     The Hickory Environmental Education Center exists for the education of all youth and interested individuals in Garrett County, the State of Maryland, and the surrounding geographical areas. It is, however, first an integral part of the Garrett County School System and its developed curriculum for youth, grades PK-12. Its use and programming for grades PK-12 are the responsibility of the Superintendent of Schools of Garrett County and his/her designated personnel.

     When the Hickory Environmental Education Center is not in use by the Garrett County School System, it can be used by: (1) other educational institutions, and (2) other interested parties as schedule permits as approved by the Hickory Environmental Education Coordinator in consultation with the superintendent as applicable.

     In the event of damage to property and/or losses sustained at the Hickory Environmental Education Center during its usage by the requesting organization, the organization will be financially responsible for the repair of damages and/or replacement of all losses incurred (see Policies 723.50 and 723.51).

Back Button [
Previous | Next
Section 100
Table of Contents 
Public Schools 173.321 JR/CET/LHB
Adopted 4/12/73
Revised 8/13/81, 6/7/88, 8/12/03 LB