Enjoy reading about our successes, view our photo galleries and much more.
Translate this page
Africa Day Celebrates African Culture and Heritage
March 13, 2023
Leyat Samson, a junior at South County High School, organized an Africa Day event where students were invited to come and celebrate African culture and heritage. The event worked in collaboration with South County’s Ethiopian Eritrean Student Association and Yene Ethiopia.
Students Celebrate Black History Month with Family Reunion Event
March 03, 2023
The project focused on community and connections through art, music, and food.
SOCO Musicians Selected for All-State
March 02, 2023
These South County High School musicians were selected to perform at the State and National level. Congratulations to Zayd Kahn (not pictured), Christine Hwang, Junhee Sim, Elena Kim, Adelaide Hofmann, Caelan Wommack, Leah Ahrens, Olivia Smith, Sarah Peckham, Natalia Beasley, Abby Sparks, Aria Rahman, Megan Smith, Aannali DeFranco, Olivia Marlowe, Andrew Beasley, Eric Bach Jr., and Nathan Bach.
SOCO Celebrates "P.S. I Love You Day"
February 15, 2023
SOCO staff and students wore purple on February 10th in honor of "P.S. I Love You" Day to bring awareness to suicide prevention and awareness.
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
January 27, 2023
Congratulations to our winners of the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards.
South County Core Values - November Nominees
November 22, 2022
We celebrate our Stallions who exhibit SCHS Core Values: Honesty, Trust, Curiosity, and Hope. Check out our students that were nominated for the month of November.
Appreciation of Día de los Muertos
November 04, 2022
SCHS teacher, Ms. Doris Straughn shares the beauty and history of Día de los Muertos with her classes and SCHS.
SCHS Students Design Solutions for Global Challenge at Leadership Conference in Europe
July 19, 2022
SCHS students joined teachers and students from North America and Europe to attend a 3 day Leadership Conference n Berlin, Germany. The Summit theme was "The Impact of Sports and Wellness." One of the goals of this year's theme was that students would gain new perspectives on well-being and how to achieve it. Congratulations to SCHS student, Sarah Peckham and her team members (hailing from other countries and states) who won the challenge competition.
Welcome, Principal Khoshaba!
May 20, 2022
Welcome, Dr. Kambar Khoshaba, the new principal of South County High School!
Beyond Books: South County High Library Serves as Hub for Community Outreach
April 25, 2022
South County High School students use the library as a meeting spot to knit winter hats for the homeless, make pet blankets for animal shelters and enlist librarians as sponsors of the Elder Outreach Club, a group of roughly 90 students who formed during the pandemic to send letters to senior citizens, as part of a push to combat loneliness.
Mr. Miller Receives 2021 History Teacher of the Year Award from George Washington’s Mount Vernon
September 28, 2021
Mr. Sean Miller, history teacher at South County High School, was honored on September 21 for his creative, impactful teaching style and his work developing African American History curriculum at FCPS.