There are 61 blue ribbon public schools in Maryland, serving 40,267 students. These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work. Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Maryland state average of 57%. The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 13:1. You can narrow this list by selecting school levels above the table below, or specifying additional search criteria.
Glendale Public Schools has hired a company to monitor student posts on social media. The district claims the practice will help school officials step in when a student threatens to hurt himself or someone else.