To provide assistance and direction with all procurement within Carroll County Public Schools to assure maximum benefits of fiscal resources, while being compliant to all procurement codes, regulations, and Board policy.


The Purchasing Office is responsible for the centralized procurement of all goods and services for the Carroll County Public School System with the objective that they be available at the proper time, in the proper place, in quality, quantity and price consistent with the needs of the school district, and provide stewardship to the County Taxpayers.

The Purchasing Office is also responsible for the accountability of fixed assets inventory and the proper disposal of all surplus items. The Purchasing Office provides all of these services to a total of 43 schools.

The Purchasing Office is located in Room 214 of the central offices of the Carroll County Board of Education:

Purchasing Office
Carroll County Public Schools
125 North Court Street
Westminster, MD 21157
Telephone: 410-751-3060
Fax: 410-751-3105

Our office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm.