𝐆𝐂𝐏𝐒 𝐒𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐀𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐒𝐚𝐟𝐞𝐭𝐲 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐫𝐧 𝐚𝐭 𝐒𝐨𝐮𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐭 𝐌𝐢𝐝𝐝𝐥𝐞 𝐒𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐥

Infographic highlighting response to alleged safety concern as detailed in the story.

The Garrett County Public Schools (GCPS) system was made aware of an alleged safety concern over the weekend towards Southern Garrett Middle School. The Garrett County Sheriff’s Office was contacted and began an investigation immediately. At no time was the school or student population in danger based on their investigation.

GCPS encourages students and families to contact the SafeSchools Tip Line regarding school safety concerns. Anonymous reports can be submitted by calling the tip line (1-833-MD-B-SAFE/1-833-632-7233), completing an online form (https://www.p3campus.com/tipform.aspx?ID=5008#), or downloading the free app from the App Store or Google Play.