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Campus News

January 28th, 2020

Friendsville Elementary students complete I Can Swim! program at GC

Ms. Stein's kindergarten class from Friendsville Elementary School recently attended program classes for I Can Swim! at the Garrett College Community Aquatic and Recreation Complex (CARC).

Proud program completers are shown displaying their certificates. In the photo, seated from left to right, are: Raymundo Crisostomo, Harper Kitzmiller, Emily Yeaney, Mayci Sisler, Kendall Beachy, Ryan Peer, Joel McCormick, Carsyn Knox, Tanner Artice. Standing are: Reed Haggerty, Kain Tasker, Anna Sisler, Paislyn Meyers, Molly Sisler, Chase Doerr, Junior Stephens, Kaiden Beckman, Zander Sharp, Kanan Thorn, Riley Loewendick.

Friendsville Elementary School

The I Can Swim! program is a collaborative partnership among Garrett College, the Garrett College Community Aquatic & Recreation Complex, the Garrett County Board of Education, the Board of County Commissioners, and the Garrett College Foundation.

The program, which is free for all children, costs more than $125.00 per child for the week-long water safety sessions, and has grown to include opportunities for Garrett County sixth grade students, along with the fifth grade College & Me participants.

For more information about the program, persons may contact the Garrett College Foundation at 301-387-3100.