Current News, Events, and Press Releases

May 26 2017
Southern Area Schools in Working Lockdown

May 26, 2017 at 3:55pm

All southern area schools are on a working lockdown due to a potential risk in the area. Instruction is continuing in the schools with regular dismissal at the end of the day.

Schedule for the Last 2 Weeks of School

May 26, 2017 at 2:32pm

The schedule for the last two weeks of school in Garrett County.

Student Safety Concern: Blue Whale Challenge Social Media Game

May 26, 2017 at 2:27pm

The school system wants to bring your attention to an internet social media "game" called the "Blue Whale Challenge".

May 25 2017
Project Lead the Way Biomedical Program Capstone Presentations

May 25, 2017 at 12:47pm

PLTW Biomed program capstone projects and program information.

May 24 2017
Garrett County Association of Student Councils (GCASC) Elects 2017-2018 Officers

May 24, 2017 at 1:32pm

Student leaders elected for 2017-2018. GCASC officers

May 23 2017
Northern Middle School Students Sail on the Chesapeake Bay

May 23, 2017 at 11:39am

Northern Middle School sixth grade students sailed on a skipjack, built in 1902, with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.

May 22 2017
STUDENT TEAM FROM SOUTHERN HIGH SCHOOL WINS STOCK MARKET GAME COMPETITION

May 22, 2017 at 3:50pm

Southern Garrett High School earns a 1st place finish in the Fall session and a 2nd place finish in the Spring session of the State Stock Market Game competition.

Route 40 Student Exhibition

May 22, 2017 at 3:12pm

Route 40 Elementary School hosted a school-wide student exhibition on May 15, 2017.

May 17 2017
Phone Problems at Various Schools

May 17, 2017 at 3:28pm

There was a fiber cut in the region that is causing phone problems for our inbound call provider.

May 16 2017
Summer Food Service Program for 2017

May 16, 2017 at 11:16am

The Garrett County Board of Education is participating in the Summer Food Service Program for 2017. Meals will be provided to all children without charge.

Local Youth Recognized for Innovation as FIRST (R) LEGO(R) League Global Innovation Award presented by XPRIZE(R) Semi-Finalist

May 16, 2017 at 9:55am

NeXT GEN FLL Team 3659, from Garrett County, was selected from entries from 30 countries for its outstanding project innovative solution, the BeeHaven.

May 15 2017
Moms Have Special Needs, Too -  Luncheon

May 15, 2017 at 9:15am

"Moms Have Special Needs, Too!" Luncheon on May 22, 2017, from 11:30 am - 2:00 pm at the Cornish Manor Restaurant.

May 12 2017
Broad Ford - Be the Change You Want to See in the World

May 12, 2017 at 4:12pm

"Be the Change You Want to See in the World" projects were on display at Broad Ford Elementary School's cafeteria on May 11.

Staff Development - 3 Hour Student Dismissal - Tuesday, May 16, 2017

May 12, 2017 at 3:48pm

Tuesday, May 16, is a three hour early dismissal for students for staff development in the afternoon.

Students Participate in Eighth Grade STEM Fair

May 12, 2017 at 3:34pm

Over one hundred students competed in this year's STEM Fair for 8th graders held at Garrett College on May 11, 2017.