All GCPS schools will be closed for the remainder of the school year (June 11, 2020).

The GCPS central office will be closed to the public until further notice. Anyone with a question or concern may contact, and you will receive a response.

There have been 24 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Garrett County.

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Southern Garrett

High School

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Slider image 1 of 7. Pictures of Students in Word SGHS
Slider image 2 of 7. Pictures of Students in Word RAMS
Slider image 3 of 7. Band during parade
Slider image 4 of 7. Homecoming court
Slider image 5 of 7. Football players
Slider image 6 of 7. Autumn Glory King and Queen
Slider image 7 of 7. Students of the Month

Yearbook-The Highlander

Baby Pictures:

The Yearbook staff is in need of a baby/toddler picture of all seniors. This picture can be of any age between 6 months old to 5 years old.

Printed pictures will be returned.

Pictures can be emailed to Ms. Zumpano at OR through Maria Zumpano (Ms. Zumpano) Facebook account. Questions, see Ms. Zumpano in Room 2205.


Senior Portrait Information:

Senior Portraits WILL BE HELD: August 20-23. SUMMER SCHEDULE
Any parent needing to contact LifeTouch/Prestige Portraits can call their senior hotline at 1-800-736-4775
Seniors should stop and see Ms. Zumpano to pick out their pictures. The yearbook staff needs a formal and casual pose for the yearbook. The formal pose is also for the hallway composite. Seniors turning in casual pictures from an outside school photographer should get their picture into Ms. Zumpano.

Underclassmen Portrait Information:

Underclassmen PICTURE DAY WILL BE HELD: October 8 from 8:30-3pm.
Underclassmen MAKE UP DAY WILL BE HELD: December 3 from 12-3pm.
Students received ordering information but picture orders can be done by going to and use Code MJ719074Q0.
If parents or students have questions about pictures, they should contact Ms. Zumpano. Or parents may contact LifeTouch underclassmen customer service hotline at 1-410-644-7700.
Link to LifeTouch website to order pictures.


The senior panoramic will be taken during advisory on Thursday, November 14 during the senior class meeting. Ordering information for the panoramic is distributed a couple weeks before the picture.
To order, see Ms. Zumpano.
**Any senior who didn't get to order a panoramic picture can do so through Friday, November 22. Cost is $18.02 ($17 plus 6% sales tax). See Ms. Zumpano.


LifeTouch will be photograph the graduation ceremony. To access the pictures go

Yearbook Ordering and Purchasing Information:

ALL Yearbook ORDERS MUST BE DONE THROUGH JOSTENS. The school will not be taking any orders or money.
The benefits of orders placed early include:
  • -yearbook cost will be at the lowest
  • -parents and/or guardians can make multiple payments throughout the school year
  • -students can receive up to 4 free icons on their book
Orders will continue run through May 31. ALL YEARBOOK PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE BY May 31!
Go to Jostens website to order and pay. OR call Jostens at 1-866-282-1516.

Senior PDA Ads Information:

Parents, relatives and friends wanting to purcahse a PDA in the 2020 Highlander yearbook can do so by downloading the order form.
Questions concerning yearbook information should be directed to Maria Zumpano. You can email Ms. Zumpano at