Somerset County School District

(1)Important information regarding the water at J.M. Tawes is posted below on this homepage under News and Announcements.  Related Connect Ed messages will be sent Friday May 19 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday May 21 at 8:00 p.m. to students and parents............  (2)Students at GES and PAES to attend school for 1/2 day each on June 12 and June 13 to accommodate teacher moves due to re-alignment of the two schools.  For more details look at the information in News and Announcements. Scroll down this page.......... (3) Click on Links and then on the Dropdown Wor-Wic Dual Enrollment to learn more about this opportunity for our high school students.


PARCC Testing
Information and helpful links related to the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
Helpful PARCC Video/Parent Information Sessions  - Explaining the PARCC assessment and how to interpret scores. 


PARCC Related Press Release - 11/05/2015 Baseline system and school level data released for new high school test.

PARCC Related Press Release - 12/08/2015 Baseline system and school level data released for middle and elementary school tests. 
Maryland State Department of Education PARCC HomepageMaryland State Department of Education PARCC homepage. It has much information for parents and students to understand the importance of the assessment and its implications as an indicator for students to be seen as college and career ready.
 PARCC - En Espanol
Parent Guide to Understanding Scores
Score Report Translations