Social Studies

  • Below are Allegany's social studies teachers for the 2022-2023 school year.

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Tedd Eirich

Mr. Eirich attended Allegany High School and has taught at Allegany two differnet times, 29 years total. He currently teaches U.S. History and Criminal Justice.

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Jonathan Irons

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Kay Sheehe

Dr, Kay Sheehe is an alumna of Allegany High School. She has taught at Allegany High School since 1995 after starting her career in Maryland's Howard County. She currently the Chair of the Social Studies department while also teaching Dual Enrollment Psychology that is offered through Allegany College, AP Psychology, and Academic Psychology, and Economics.  She is the co-advisor of the National Honor Society and a liaison to Frostburg State University representing our school as a Professional Development School for interns who are training to work in education. She represented Allegany High School 2 times as Teacher of the Year and is a National Board Certified teacher.

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Tammy Twigg

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Mr. Brian White

Brian White is an Alumni and has been a teacher of Allegany High School for 27 years and currently teaches AP US History, AP Human Geography, Honors US History, as well as Historical Research Methods. Brian White is also the coach for our two-time State Champion Mock Trial team. He was also a long-time assistant band director, serving the band for 28 years. Brian White has also won Teacher of the Year 2 times. 

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Pamela McDonald

Pamela McDonald attended Keyser High School and graduated from Frostburg State University in 2000. She has been teaching for 14 years and 5 at Allegany. Mrs. McDonald is currently teaching Government, Honors Government, World History, and United States History. She has also been the Service Learning Coordinator for 8 years and was the Career Center Teacher of the Year for 2012.

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Blake Geatz