St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School is committed to providing all students with a challenging academic program in an environment that is deeply rooted in the traditions of the Catholic faith. We serve students in Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, and abroad. We strive to meet our mission, which is to provide a Catholic college prep education inspiring academic excellence, spiritual growth, leadership, and service.
All students are respected as individuals and encouraged to explore and develop the gifts they have received from God. Our vision is to equip young men and women to lead faith-filled lives of significance in the 21st century.
At a Glance: At St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School our goal is to foster a positive school environment where all students are educated in a safe and caring environment. With 200 students currently enrolled at school and a 100% college acceptance rate, our college preparatory school inspires academic excellence, spiritual growth, leadership, and service. Learn more about our Catholic High School by visiting our At a Glance Page.
Letter from School Leadership: The mission of St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School is to provide a Catholic college preparatory education inspiring academic excellence, spiritual growth, leadership, and service. Guided by President Joe Padasak and Principal Amy Summers, our students, faculty, and teachers all strive towards the same goal. To learn more about vision & mission from our leadership please read our Letter from School Leadership.
Why Catholic Education: Now more than ever the world needs what Catholic schools have to offer. Associated with the Archdiocese of Baltimore, St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School helps students realize the full potential of their God given abilities, and to be Catholic, College, and career ready. To learn more about the value of a Catholic education please visit our why Catholic education page.
Vision & Mission: Guided by our core principals the vision & mission of St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School is to provide a Catholic college prep education inspiring academic excellence, spiritual growth, leadership, and service.
History & Tradition: Since 1955 St. Maria Goretti High School has been serving students from around the region including Washington and Frederick Counties in Maryland, Franklin and Adams County in Pennsylvania, and Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia. Learn more about our vibrant past and how our tradition will propel us into the future by visiting our History & Tradition Page.
Faculty & Staff: The faculty & staff educate our students on how to form a personal relationship with Jesus and build a foundation for lifelong learning and discipleship. To meet our talented and dedicated teachers please visit our Faculty & Staff Page.
Board of Trustees: The Board of Trustees at St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School is comprised of dedicated individuals including parents, alumni, and community partners who are committed to furthering the school's mission & vision. Learn more about our wonderful Board by visiting the Board of Trustees Page.