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What's New

Tawes Feasibility Study Q&A

Somerset County Public Schools (SCPS) will hold two information sessions regarding the status of the J.M. Tawes Technology & Career Center's (JMT) Feasibility Study with the Architectural / Engineering team in the month of October. In addition to SCPS staff, school officials would like to extend an invitation to members of the community. Both meetings will be held at 6:00 pm in the Board Conference Room at JMT. There will be a brief presentation followed by Q&A with the Feasibility Study team. The first meeting is on October 9th and the second meeting is scheduled for Oct. 30th.

Information on Enterovirus for Parents

Somerset County Public Schools has received the following information on the Enterovirus D68 from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Please follow the links provided below to access the information. If you have any questions about the information provided please contact Amy Ford, RN Nurse Manager at 410-651-0480.

Enterovirus Letter, Infograph, Spanish Infograph


New School Websites Coming Soon!

Somerset County has contracted with a new company to provide redesigned updated websites for each school. These new websites should be online by the first week of school. The old websites had to be taken down in order to begin work on the new sites. We apologize for any inconvience this may cause.


Parent and Community Survey

Parents and members of the community are being asked to complete an important survey about the school system. The survey is part of an evaluation by the Middles States Accreditation Organization. Survey results will be used as the system moves through the process of planning for the future by developing a strategic plan. Please complete the appropriate survey:

            PARENT SURVEY



School Events

Download the 2014-15 Calendar


Oct 16th: Elementary Early Dismissal 12:30 pm

              PAE - Festival of Fear & Fun 5:00 - 8:00 pm

              WES - Haunted Hallways


Oct 17th: Schools Closed for MSEA Convention


Oct 20th: Schools Closed for Students; Professional Day


Oct 21st: JMT - Board of Education Meeting 6:00 pm

              WES -AM PreK Trip to Atkins Farm 8:30-11 am


Oct 22nd: JMT - PAC Meeting 6:00 pm

               GES - SIT Meeting 4:00 pm

               PAE - Unity Day all Day - Wear Orange!

               WES -PM PreK Trip to Atkins Farm 12:00-3:00pm


Oct 23rd: WES - Make-up Day for School Pictures

              WES - 1st Grade Trip to Adkins Farm 8:30-1:00 pm


Oct 27th: SIS - Make-up Day for School Pictures

              PAE - SIT Meeting 5:00; PTO Meeting 6:00 pm