St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School students and alumni have a distinguished record of academic achievement that is reflective of the college preparatory/experience education the school provides. Our rigorous curriculum is designed to challenge our students intellectually, develop their critical thinking skills, and prepare them for post-secondary studies. More importantly, the moral teachings and service-minded priorities of the Catholic Church are woven throughout our curriculum, providing students with a faith-based perspective to complement their academic achievements. Students graduate from Goretti with an excellent intellectual and moral foundation for academic and career success.
The curriculum at St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School
Our High School curriculum provides our students with a well-rounded foundation for their futures in a college preparatory/experience setting. Aligned with the Maryland State Department of Education Standards, Goretti students are prepared to be College, and Career ready. To learn more please visit our Curriculum Page.
St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School students are prepared for success beyond our campus. Our rigorous curriculum prepares students for the challenges they will meet in post-secondary studies and helps to shape them into leaders in our society. It is through the method of teaching that we maintain a 100% college acceptance rate and even have a college experience program with 16 universities and colleges located throughout the United States. To discover the Goretti difference please visit our Student Performance Page.
Technology in the classroom
In today’s modern environment technology in the classroom is essential to developing the leaders of tomorrow. At St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School, technology is integrated into every classroom and is a core component of our curriculum. From our 1:1 Chromebook program, to the addition of our academic campus see how technology is transforming the education process at Goretti by visiting our Technology Page.
College & Career Preparation
While at our school, students are exposed to many programs and opportunities that lay the foundation for success in post-secondary endeavors. These include opportunities to earn dual enrollment credits through partnerships with colleges and universities, Advanced Placement courses, and higher levels of rigor in our academic courses. Upperclassmen have the option of exploring potential career interests through shadowing experiences at area businesses.
To learn more please visit our College & Career Preparation Page.
Each student is different, which is why our students have resources and programs available to them throughout the school year. Whether they need additional support or would like to further challenge themselves academically, Goretti students have multiple paths to choose from.
The guidance department at St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School provides assistance and counseling to support our students in transitioning to high school, preparing for college, and developing the tools they need to thrive both academically and socially. Understand how our guidance program is involved in our students’ lives by visiting the Guidance Program page.
Explore St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School
When you become a St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Gael You will explore new ideas, challenge old ones, and immerse yourself in an education that challenges you academically and helps you to grow in faith, leadership, and service. We encourage prospective students and families to visit our campus to learn more about student life, and our mission as a school.