Southern Garrett

High School

Welcome to Southern Garrett High School

   Southern Garrett High School, the largest educational facility in predominately rural Garrett County, Maryland, strives to provide students with a variety of educational experiences to meet their individual needs. By providing successful school experiences, we prepare students to become life-long learners. We challenge students to strive for personal excellence and responsible citizenship as they develop intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically.


Daily Morning Announcements
Thank you, Wepco Federal Credit Union, our business partner for November.
 Public Dialogue Sessions  Garrett County schools superintendent Barbara Baker is seeking feedback from parents and the community regarding the strategic planning for the future success of the school system. 
Ms. Baker will host a series of public dialogue sessions, during which she plans to gather input on a variety of topics. All sessions are open to the public and are intended for parents and community members to provide honest and open feedback to the Superintendent.
Sessions will take place in each of the schools and are one hour long with the exception of evening sessions, which are two hours. Parents and community members are encouraged to attend the session that best meets their needs. You do not have to have a child in school to attend.  View Session Dates and Times
In addition to the public forums, parents and members of the community are encouraged to complete the electronic survey that has been created to answer similar questions to those above.  Complete Survey
Senior Edition Available for Pick Up  The 2017 Senior Edition is available for pick up in Ms.Savage's room. Seniors of the Class of 2017 ordered these last spring. There is a limited number of additional copies available for sale for $20.  
 Talent Show Tickets 
 Big Bucks Bingo The an nual senior class Big Bucks Bingo fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Nov. 18 at the Oakland Elks. Doors open at 11am. Games start at 1pm. Advance tickets are $25 and $30 at the door. There will be 50/50s, tips and a Chinese auction. Tickets can be purchased from any senior or at SHS main office. Questions about bingo can be directed to Maria Zumpano or Kayla Cathell.
Senior and Baby Pictures   The yearbook staff needs seniors to pick a formal and casual pose for the 2018 yearbook.  Pictures need to be selected by December 15.  Seniors may stop and see Ms. Zumpano to pick their pose. After December 15, the yearbook staff will pick the senior poses.  Also, the yearbook staff needs baby pictures of seniors.  Any picture between 6 months and 5 years old is acceptable.  Printed pictures will be returned. Parents may email pictures to Maria Zumpano at
2017 Yearbook  The 2017 yearbook is ready and can be picked up by those students who purchased one last year.  There are a limited supply of extra books.  Any current student or graduate who wants to purchase one of the extras should contact Maria Zumpano. Cost if $71.
Season Tickets  The athletic department has several packages available for the upcoming athletic season. An all season pass that gains admission to all SHS athletic events (not including MPSSAA playoff events) will once again sell for $100 for adults $40 for students.  Reserved seat, season football tickets will be on sale for $25.  Contact Penny McLaughlin at 301-616-0560 or the SHS main office for more information and to purchase your season tickets.
 College Representatives  Seniors wanting to sign up to visit with college representatives should sign up in guidance.  Visits occur during RAMS period.