All GCPS schools will be closed for the remainder of the school year (June 11, 2020).

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 24 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County.

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

Route 40

Elementary School

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Pre-K News

Pre-K News – January 31
Reading - Next week we will continue our study of the alphabet. We will be focusing on the letter A,a. On Monday, please send in one item beginning with the letter A,a (apple, acorn, etc.). Please practice alphabet envelopes each evening.
Math- Next week we will continue our unit on numbers, we will be focusing on the number 5. Please practice counting, writing, and finding numbers around your house. Please practice number envelopes each evening.

Science – Next week we will continue our unit on weather. We will be reading many books about this topic.
****************************************************************** Monday – send in A,a item for sharing
Tuesday and Thursday -P.E. days
Friday – library day, please return library book
We will exchange valentines on Friday, February 14. Please continue to have your child write out a few cards each evening.

Please cover a large cardboard box (such as a shoe box) with construction paper or wrapping paper and send to school. Please do NOT decorate it as we will be doing so in school. If you want, you CAN send in small treat bags, as well as cards, for our valentine exchange. Please send in all cards AND boxes by Monday, February 10.