Smart has grown and evolved for 100-plus years, passing many milestones and forging traditions along the way.

Maggotty High School is a co-educational facility located in North-Western St. Elizabeth. The school began its impact on the community of Maggotty since its inception in 1971. The institution has undergone many changes, moving from a Junior Secondary School in 1971 to new Secondary in 1974. The school has now achieved High School status since 1988.
The school presently has in its employ approximately ninety-two (92) academic staff members, inclusive of one (1) Principal, two (2) Vice-Principals, three (3) Guidance Counsellors, and one (1) Dean of Discipline.

Maggotty High School boasts a population of approximately two thousand students. The school operates on a shift system with the Morning Shift running from 7:00am to 12:00pm and the Evening Shift from 12:00pm to 5:00pm.

Maggotty High School strives to attain excellence in all aspects of its activities and endeavours.

Maggotty’s history timeline