Click to watch channel 96 live stream Click to watch the most recent and past graduation ceremonies online. Click to view the official SMCPS Facebook page Click to view the official SMCPS Twitter feed Click to view the offical SMCPS YouTube channel Click to view the official SMCPS LinkedIn page Click to access the Home Access Center login page Click for freqently asked questions and general website information

Click to watch channel 96 live stream Click to watch the most recent and past graduation ceremonies online. Click to view the official SMCPS Facebook page Click to view the official SMCPS Twitter feed Click to view the offical SMCPS YouTube channel Click to view the official SMCPS LinkedIn page Click to access the Home Access Center login page Click for freqently asked questions and general website information

SMCPS Academy Programs

St. Mary's County Public Schools offers four distinct Academy Programs to better serve a variety of students. 

Click here for more information on SMCPS Academies

CiTY Talent Search

The Center for Talented Youth identifies young people of great academic promise and offers summer programs, online programs/courses, and other services/resources.  Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth information can be found by clicking here: Center for Talented Youth.

MD SUMMER CENTERS FOR GIFTED AND TALENTED

The Maryland State Department of Education provides summer educational opportunities for gifted and talented students across the state. Programs are available in a variety of areas to include Creative Writing, Global Languages, and Performing Arts. MSDE Gifted and Talented Centers information can be found by clicking here: MSDE Summer Centers.

*Please be advised that the applications for these programs open on or around February 1. The spaces fill quickly. Please check the website periodically if you are interested.

CSM Maryland Gifted Program

The College of Southern Maryland offers opportunities for gifted students.  Students who are under the age of 16 and who have completed at least the 7th grade may be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Students will be considered for such admission if they demonstrate the ability to profit from instruction based on evidence of gifted and talented status as defined by their local school system or through other evidence of exceptional academic or fine arts talent.  

Click here for more information on the CSM Gifted Program

Maryland Mensa Association

Welcome to Maryland Mensa's Bringing Resources and Involvement to Gifted Homes Together (BRIGHT) program. Maryland Mensa is developing BRIGHT to serve the needs of gifted youth, their families, and their educators.  

Click here for more information on the Maryland Mensa BRIGHT Program

Lego Robotics or VexIQ

Check with your school site to see what programs may be offered. 

Destination Imagination

St. Mary's County Public Schools proudly sponsors the Destination Imagination (DI) program for all interested schools and teams. The Destination Imagination challenge program is a fun way to supplement school curriculum and teach kids 21st-century skills. It provides opportunities for kids to work collaboratively, solve problems, and foster their creativity. Click the links below for more information.

Student Government

Student Council Association, or SCA, is a service and leadership based organization that strives to benefit both the school and our local community. Check with your school site to see about enrollment.

Model United Nations

Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an educational simulation and/or academic competition in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations.

School-Based Enrichment Opportunities

  • Chess Clubs
  • Mock Trial
  • Drama Productions
  • Science Fair
  • Speech Contests
  • Hour Of Code
  • Yearbook Committee