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Mary G. Montgomery High School
Semmes, Alabama, USA
Type Public
Established 1965
School district MCPSS
Superintendent Martha Peek
Principal James Gill
Faculty 100
Enrollment 2,000
Color(s) Columbia Blue & Black
Song Skol, Vikings
Mascot Vikings
Nickname MGM
Information 251.221.3153

Mary Gillen Montgomery High School is located in Semmes, an incorporated suburb of Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Founded in 1965, the school is part of the Mobile County Public School System, and is one of the largest of the county's 18 public high schools. Due to its long official name, the school is affectionately known as "MGM," "Mary G," "Mary Montgomery," or "Montgomery High."

Army JROTC[edit]

The school offers an Army Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps program which emphasizes academics and physical fitness. Program participants compete in rifle and drill competitions.


In the last ten years, the school's enrollment has increased due to an increase in population of the Mobile area, particularly in its western suburbs. In 1998, the school's enrollment was 1,452. Today, that number has grown to almost 1,900 with a faculty of 100.[citation needed]

MGM draws its students primarily from Semmes Middle School, which is one of the largest middle schools in the state of Alabama. The school serves grades 9-12.


MGM is named after Mary Gillen Montgomery. She was a student, teacher, and administrator in the Mobile County Public School System for 51 years. She was associated with MGM for 39 years.[1]


The campus spans a 60-acre (240,000 m2) tract bordering US Highway 98 and Snow Road in west Mobile County, Alabama (Lat. 30.7811° N, Long. 88.2775° W). Facilities include a large football stadium, baseball stadium, gymnasium, field house/athletic center, soccer field, fine arts facilities, and a notable horticulture facility and program.[1]

School uniforms[edit]

Montgomery requires school uniforms. Ninth graders wear black shirts and upperclassmen wear white shirts. Students must wear khaki pants, as of 2014 skorts for girls has been permenatly taken from the schools uniform.[2]

Feeder patterns[edit]

Montgomery students originate from portions of the attendance areas for Scarborough Middle School and Semmes Middle School.

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]


  1. ^ a b "History of MGM". Montgomery.mcs.schoolinsites.com. Retrieved 2007-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Uniform Information". montgomery.mcs.schoolinsites.com. Retrieved 2007-11-29. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 30°46′52″N 88°16′39″W / 30.78114°N 88.27751°W / 30.78114; -88.27751

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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:03:45 -0800

Mary G. Montgomery's LaCrores Moffett (20) dtries to come down court d as Baker's Michael Standifer (5) tries to guard him uring their game at Mary G. Montgomery High School Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. (Bill Starling, Correspondent). Bill Starling. By ...


Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:54:30 -0800

The words "demon," "sane" and the letters "VC" were found spray painted onto baseball fields at Mary G. Montgomery High School in the first week of December, said Lt. Todd Freind of the Mobile County Sheriff's Office. Since then, several businesses ...


Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:29:29 -0800

Also participating will be the Mobile County Sheriff's Posse, Sheriff's Mounted Patrol, Mary G. Montgomery High School, Baker High, Excelsior Band, Citronelle High, Theodore High, Baldwin County High, Davidson High, Satsuma High, Olympia Brass Band, ...
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 04:11:15 -0800

That means B.C. Rain is tied with Mary G. Montgomery High School for the third-highest graduation rate in the county, behind Baker High at 91 percent and Citronelle High at 88 percent. Murphy High School is in fourth place, at 83 percent. The grant ...
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:58:43 -0800

... of Teaching and Learning at Mary G. Montgomery High School; the Academy of International Studies at Murphy High School; Industry and Engineering at Theodore High School; and Maritime, Engineering and Entrepreneurship at Williamson High School.
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 10:30:59 -0800

"This was a team effort," said James Gill, principal of Mary G. Montgomery High School, citing a renewed focus on academic rigor and career planning in the elementary and middle schools. "You really want the students to be successful," and once a ...
Philadelphia Neshoba Democrat
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:11:15 -0800

... Station High School in Memphis, Tenn., six; Irishma Bowie of Morton and Randy Phillips, five each; Quinton Campbell, a product of Mary G. Montgomery High School in Mobile, Ala., 4; and Demarkus Jones of Terry and Rashad Collier of Brandon, two each.


Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:43:56 -0700

MOBILE, Alabama -- The Mary G. Montgomery High School Vikings hosted the Baldwin County High School Tigers on Friday at 7 p.m. for MGM's 50th homecoming game. The Homecoming King, Mr. and Miss Spirit winners, and class float winners were ...

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