March 30, 2020:  Gov. Larry Hogan issued a stay-at-home order for Marylanders which means no one should leave their home for any reason other than essential work, to get food or other fundamental reason. The order takes effect at 8 pm.
For the GISW this means:

1. All GISW buildings will be closed for the foreseeable future. 

2. In order to give our teachers and parents more time to prepare, we are postponing both parent nights that were scheduled for tonight to Thursday at the same time.

Distance Learning until Friday, April 24th, 2020.

We are here for you as we continue to prepare for the 2020/21 school year. The Admissions Office remains open. Please complete this form and we will contact you:

GISW updates related to the Coronavirus:

Condensed Bus Routes

The Condensed Bus Route with fewer stops goes into effect:

- on Plan B days (2 hour delay) in the morning & afternoon

- on Plan C  days (classes end at 1:30pm / 1:35pm due to inclement weather) in the afternoon

- on Plan D days (classes end at 3:10 due to inclement weather) in the afternoon

> Condensed Routes 2019/20

With questions regarding the school bus, please contact Karen Kinsler at


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