Our mission is to encourage students to become responsible, productive citizens and life-long learners through innovative instruction based on individual needs in a safe and caring environment.
Great Mills High School is the oldest high school in Southern Maryland opening in 1929. The school’s rich and proud tradition of serving a diverse school community that meets the academic, social, and emotional needs of its students is a source of pride and accomplishment. The school carries on that tradition of diversity, serving a student body that is 58% of color (35%-AA, 3.4% Asian, 13%-Hispanic, 10%-2 or more races, 37%-White). The current student enrollment is 1804 students. We have 37% of our student body receiving free and reduced meals and 11% of are students with disabilities.