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.


Thank you, SGHS Alumni Association, our business partners for June.



Morning Announcements
The school's morning announcements can now be read through the Daily Bulletin option in PowerSchool.


14-15 Seniors
Rising seniors (2014-15 school year) please be advised that to have modified schedule your senior year, you MUST have your SLH completed and turned in to Mr. Bonser and your modified application fully completed and returned to guidance, by the end of the school year, June 17th. 

Marching Band Invites New Members
2014-2015 high school students who are interested in joining the Southern Garrett Marching Band are invited to come to the band room on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm  throughout the summer.  All students are welcome to join the band.  No experience is necessary and there are no auditions.

Parking Permit Applications
Parking Permit Applications for the 2014-2015 school year are now available and can be picked up in the student information center in the Main Lobby.  The Front Student Lot is for Seniors only and will be on a first come, first served basis.  The cost for a front lot permit is $50.00 for the year.  Application deadline is August 29, 2014.  A lower lot permit is for any student who wishes to drive and is also available with a cost of $2.00 for the year.

National Honor Society to Celebrate 50th Anniversary
The members of the Foster D. Bittle Chapter of the National Honor Society at Southern Garrett High School are pleased to announce the 50th Anniversary of the school's chapter during the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. In celebration of  this event, a reunion of any past chapter members will be held on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 2 pm in the cafetorium during the chapter's annual induction ceremony of new members. Current members are requesting any past  Foster D. Bittle Chapter members and their families, advisors, school principals and retired staff to contact advisor Heather Savage at with their contact information and years of affiliation with the school's chapter. The chapter is collecting artifacts, pictures, memorabilia and memories over the next school year for the event. Ms. Savage and the current members look forward to hearing from you and sharing in the celebration of 50 years of student success at Southern High School.


College Representative Visits--Interested students are to sign up in the Guidance office.