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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 15,716 students in Germantown, MD. Germantown has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
The top ranked public schools in Germantown, MD are Spark M. Matsunaga Elementary School, Cedar Grove Elementary School and Northwest High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Germantown, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Germantown have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Germantown, MD Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Spark M. Matsunaga Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13902 Bromfield Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 601-4350

    Grades: PK-5 | 771 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Cedar Grove Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    24001 Ridge Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301) 253-7000

    Grades: K-5 | 612 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Northwest High School Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13501 Richter Farm Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 601-4660

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,508 students
  • Rank: #44.
    William B. Gibbs Junior Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12615 Royal Crown Drive
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0740

    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Kingsview Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    18909 Kingsview Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 601-4611

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,029 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Ronald A. Mcnair Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    13881 Hopkins Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-0854

    Grades: PK-5 | 845 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Fox Chapel Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    19315 Archdale Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0680

    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Germantown Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19110 Liberty Mill Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-8050

    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Roberto W. Clemente Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    18808 Waring Station Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 284-4750

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,373 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Seneca Valley High School Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    19401 Crystal Rock Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,187 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Waters Landing Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13100 Waters Landing Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (240) 740-1020

    Grades: K-5 | 710 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Great Seneca Creek Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13010 Dairymaid Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-8500

    Grades: K-5 | 628 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    S. Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12500 Wisteria Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-0910

    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Lake Seneca Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13600 Wanegarden Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (240) 740-0280

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13737 Wisteria Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 353-8080

    Grades: 6-8 | 596 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21301 Seneca Crossing Dr
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301) 353-0994

    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Longview School Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13900 Bromfield Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 601-4830

    Grades: K-12 | 53 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Clopper Mill Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18501 Cinnamon Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (240) 740-2180

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Captain James E. Daly Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20301 Brandermill Dr
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0600

    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Neelsville Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11700 Neelsville Church Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301) 353-8064

    Grades: 6-8 | 922 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Pep - Itinerant Special Education School
    12900 Middlebrook Rd Rm 3305
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 279-2026

    Grades: 1 | 76 students
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