Homework/make-up work for students should be requested from the guidance office for students who have missed 3 or more consecutive days of school (student must be marked lawfully absent from school). ** Prior to contacting the guidance office to request work, it is recommened that parents/guardians check the student's teachers' staff web page, HAC, and/or Moodle page. The guidance office will collect the work. Parent/guardians may pick up the missing work from the guidance office. To request work, please contact Ms. Abell in the guidance office at pmabell@smcps.org or (301) 475-0200 ext. 27120.

SAT Presentation

LHS School Counseling Team

  Sanders J

Ms. J. Sanders
Students A - C


Mr. R. Wolcott
Students D - Go/GIS



Ms. L. Neitz
Students Gr - L 
Ext. 27128 

 Crowder S3

 Ms. S. Crowder
Students M - R
Ext. 27123


Ms. C. Marino
Students S - Z 
Ext. 27124 


Ms. L. Vallandingham
Ext. 27125

Abell P2 

Ms. P. Abell
Guidance Secretary
Ext. 27120



Ms. A. Gast
Pupil Personnel Worker
Ext. 27127


 Ms. C. Klenk
School Psychologist
Ext. 27126 


Career Center Coordinator
Career and College Center
Ext. 27139

 Why High School Counselors?


Grief Group Tuesdays during both A & B lunch starting October 10th. It is a 10 week session and then a new session will begin in February. See Mrs. Neitz or Mrs. Sanders for details.
Ms. Marino and Ms. Klenk will begin two groups come January. One will be an Anxiety group and another will be an Organizational Bootcamp. More information to follow...


 How to be Successful!

 College Readiness

 Graduation Requirements 

Want to take an AP course?

*Teacher Recommendation Required*

No Tolerance/BULLYING

Bullying - Directions/forms for reporting bullying and/or harassment can be found by clicking on the following link: Report Bullying

 Keep Your Mental Health in Check

 Important Forms

Work PermitsIf you are 14-17 you need a Work Permit to work in MD. Here’s how to get one: Once you have been hired please click on the following link and follow the directions:  DLLR. You no longer have to have your work permit verified by a school official. 

 Leonardtown High School Profile 2015

The SMCPS Progam of Studies is designed to challenge all students, fulfill the 
high school graduation requirements, prepare students for the High School Assessments, and ensure students are prepared for post-secondary programs.
Students and their parent(s)/guardian(s) are encouraged to review this Program of Studies and the school registration material carefully with teachers, school counselors, and administrators. It is very important that students select the most challenging and rigorous program to meet their post-secondary and career goals.