Largo High School (Maryland)

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Largo High School
Location
505 Largo Road
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20774

United States
Information
Type Public
School district Prince George's County Public School System
Principal Angelique Simpson-Marcus
Faculty 104 (estimate)
Grades 9 to 12
Enrollment 1191
Color(s) blue and silver         
Mascot Lion
Website

Largo High School or LHS is located near Largo in the unincorporated Largo section of Prince George's County, Maryland. It is operated by the Prince George's County Public Schools system.

The school's athletic teams are known as the Lions. The principal is Angelique D. Simpson Marcus. The school serves 1,191 students in grades 9 through 12.

The school's name originates from the Largo unincorporated community, which, along with Kettering, is served by the school.

Interacademic programs[edit]

The Academy of Finance

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting
  • Business Education

The Biotechnology Magnet Program is a special program held at Largo High School that beckons students from as far as outside Largo school boundaries. This program gives students an opportunity to pursue the field of Biotechnology, as well as participate in Honors and AP classes. Students also take part in interactive science classes. Another Biotech Magnet Program is held at Fairmont Heights High School, in Capitol Heights, Maryland.

Athletics[edit]

  • Swimming
  • Football
  • Soccer (boys and girls)
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Cross Country
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading[1]
  • Tennis

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Coordinates: 38°53′18.2″N 76°49′28.4″W / 38.888389°N 76.824556°W / 38.888389; -76.824556