Top 10 Best Germantown Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 15,184 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 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 66% (majority Black).

Best Germantown, MD Public Schools (2022)

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
| 663 students
Rank: #22.
Cedar Grove Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24001 Ridge Rd
Germantown, MD 20876
(240) 740-6190
Grades: PK-5
| 379 students
Rank: #33.
Northwest High School
Magnet School
Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13501 Richter Farm Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 601-4660
Grades: 9-12
| 2,598 students
Rank: #44.
William B. Gibbs Jr. Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12615 Royal Crown Drive
Germantown, MD 20876
(240) 740-0740
Grades: PK-5
| 551 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
| 1,048 students
Rank: #66.
Ronald Mcnair Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13881 Hopkins Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 353-0854
Grades: PK-5
| 800 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
| 589 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
| 301 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
| 1,040 students
Rank: #1010.
Seneca Valley High School
Magnet School
Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
19401 Crystal Rock Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
(240) 740-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,652 students
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: PK-5
| 673 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: PK-5
| 538 students
Rank: #1313.
S. Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12500 Wisteria Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
(240) 740-4920
Grades: PK-5
| 565 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
| 461 students
Rank: #1515.
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13737 Wisteria Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
(240) 740-6350
Grades: 6-8
| 888 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
| 475 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
| 65 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
| 478 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
| 578 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
| 842 students

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