Top 5 Best Clinton Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,967 students in Clinton, MD (there are 5 private schools, serving 1,058 private students). 74% of all K-12 students in Clinton, MD are educated in public schools (compared to the MD state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Clinton, MD are Francis T. Evans Elementary School, Surrattsville High School and Stephen Decatur Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clinton, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 4% (versus the Maryland public school average of 19%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 36% statewide average). Schools in Clinton have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 66% (majority Black).

Best Clinton, MD Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Francis T. Evans Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6720 Old Alexandria Ferry Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2480
Grades: PK-5
| 356 students
Rank: #22.
Surrattsville High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6101 Garden Dr
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2453
Grades: 9-12
| 711 students
Rank: #33.
Stephen Decatur Middle School
Math: 3% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8200 Pinewood Dr
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 449-4950
Grades: 6-8
| 779 students
Rank: #44.
James Ryder Randall Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5410 Kirby Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 449-4980
Grades: K-5
| 253 students
Rank: #55.
Waldon Woods Elementary School
Math: 4% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
10301 Thrift Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2540
Grades: PK-5
| 532 students
Rank: #66.
Clinton Grove Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9420 Temple Hill Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2414
Grades: PK-5
| 241 students
Rank: n/an/a
James Ryder Randall Early Childhood Center
Special Education School
5410 Kirby Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 449-4980
Grades: PK
| 95 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Clinton, Maryland

Clinton, Maryland Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
8333 Woodyard Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2530
Grades: K
| 52 students
8333 Woodyard Rd
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 599-2530
Grades: K-8
| 31 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Clinton, MD?
The top ranked public schools in Clinton, MD include Francis T. Evans Elementary School, Surrattsville High School and Stephen Decatur Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Clinton, MD?
7 public schools are located in Clinton, MD.
What percentage of students in Clinton, MD go to public school?
74% of all K-12 students in Clinton, MD are educated in public schools (compared to the MD state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Clinton, MD?
Clinton, MD public schools minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public schools average of 66% (majority Black).

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