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2018-2019 LEAD TESTING

Maryland law (Chapter 386, 2017) requires all occupied public and nonpublic schools, serving children in prekindergarten to grade 12, that receive drinking water from a public utility to test for the presence of lead in all drinking water outlets.In May 2019, Somerset County Public Schools began the water testing process. This testing in being conducted in compliance with the Testing for Lead in Drinking Water - Public and Nonpublic Schools legislation that was passed in 2017. 

As results for each school are made available, that information will be posted here as well. 

SCHOOL INITIAL TESTING DATE(S) RETEST DATE(S) RESULTS
Carter G. Woodson Elementary School        5/29/2019, 5/30/2019 N/A See Letter Below dated 6/25/19
Princess Anne Elementary School 06/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 06/06/2019 Scheduled September 2019 See Letter Below dated 6/25/19
Greenwood Elementary School 06/05/2019, 06/06/2019 Scheduled September 2019 See Letter Below dated 6/25/19
Ewell Elementary School 06/06/2019 Scheduled September 2019 See Letter Below dated 7/15/19
Crisfield Academy & High School 05/29/2019, 05/30/2019 Scheduled September 2019 See Letter Below dated 6/25/19
Washington Academy & High School 06/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 06/06/2019 N/A See Letter Below dated 7/15/19

 


For more information about the lead testing program, please visit the below links:
Maryland Department of the Environment
Environmental Protection Agency