Top 10 Best Maryland Magnet Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 151 magnet public schools serving 163,945 students in Maryland.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Maryland are Cold Spring Elementary School, Glenarden Woods Elementary School and Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Maryland magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 66% (majority Black).

Best Maryland Magnet Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cold Spring Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9201 Falls Chapel Way
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 279-8480
Grades: PK-5
| 317 students
Rank: #22.
Glenarden Woods Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7801 Glenarden Pkwy
Lanham, MD 20706
(301) 925-1300
Grades: 2-5
| 455 students
Rank: #33.
Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
301 Largo Rd
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
(301) 546-7247
Grades: 9-12
| 534 students
Rank: #44.
Eastern Technical High School
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1100 Mace Ave
Essex, MD 21221
(443) 809-0190
Grades: 9-12
| 1,207 students
Rank: #55.
Poolesville High School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
17501 W Willard Rd
Poolesville, MD 20837
(240) 740-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,236 students
Rank: #66.
Western School Of Technology
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 78% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Kenwood Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
(443) 809-0840
Grades: 9-12
| 920 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Barbara Ingram School For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7-11 S. Potomac Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 766-8840
Grades: 9-12
| 333 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Potomac Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10311 River Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(240) 740-4360
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #99.
Herbert Hoover Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
8810 Post Oak Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 968-3740
Grades: 6-8
| 1,021 students
Rank: #1010.
Chevy Chase Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4015 Rosemary St
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 657-4994
Grades: 3-5
| 441 students
Rank: #1111.
Harford Technical High School
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 69% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
200 Thomas Run Rd
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 638-3804
Grades: 9-12
| 993 students
Rank: #1212.
Heather Hills Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12605 Heming Ln
Bowie, MD 20716
(301) 805-2730
Grades: 2-5
| 349 students
Rank: #1313.
South River High School
Magnet School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
201 Central Ave E
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 956-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,916 students
Rank: #1414.
Richard Montgomery High School
Magnet School
Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
250 Richard Montgomery Dr
Rockville, MD 20852
(240) 740-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,410 students
Rank: #1515.
Towson High School
Magnet School
Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
69 Cedar Ave
Towson, MD 21286
(443) 809-3608
Grades: 9-12
| 1,677 students
Rank: #1616.
Urbana Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3554 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD 21704
(240) 236-2200
Grades: PK-5
| 651 students
Rank: #1717.
North Harford High School
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
211 Pylesville Rd
Pylesville, MD 21132
(410) 638-3650
Grades: 9-12
| 1,226 students
Rank: #1818.
George W. Carver Center For Arts & Technology
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
938 York Rd
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-2775
Grades: 9-12
| 997 students
Rank: #1919.
Broadneck High School
Magnet School
Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1265 Green Holly Dr
Annapolis, MD 21409
(410) 757-1300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,233 students
Rank: #2020.
Westland Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5511 Massachusetts Ave
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 320-6515
Grades: 6-8
| 764 students
Rank: #2121.
New Market Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
93 W Main St
New Market, MD 21774
(240) 236-1300
Grades: PK-5
| 632 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Central Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
221 Central Ave E
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 956-5800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,345 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Takoma Park Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7611 Piney Branch Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(240) 740-5220
Grades: 6-8
| 1,158 students
Rank: #2424.
Fountaindale Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Northern Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8156
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
Rank: #2525.
Clear Spring High School
Magnet School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12630 Broadfording Rd
Clear Spring, MD 21722
(301) 766-8082
Grades: 9-12
| 470 students
Rank: #2626.
Boonsboro Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5 Campus Ave
Boonsboro, MD 21713
(301) 766-8013
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
Rank: #2727.
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
7601 Hanover Pkwy
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 513-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,546 students
Rank: #2828.
Clearspring Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9930 Moyer Rd
Damascus, MD 20872
(240) 740-2580
Grades: PK-5
| 562 students
Rank: #2929.
Lucy V. Barnsley Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14516 Nadine Dr
Rockville, MD 20853
(240) 740-3260
Grades: PK-5
| 701 students
Rank: #3030.
Dora Kennedy French Immersion
Magnet School
Math: 58% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8950 Edmonston Rd
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 918-8660
Grades: K-8
| 654 students
Rank: #3131.
Northwest High School
Magnet School
Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
13501 Richter Farm Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 601-4660
Grades: 9-12
| 2,598 students
Rank: #3232.
Rock Creek Forest Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8330 Grubb Road
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(240) 839-3201
Grades: PK-5
| 734 students
Rank: #3333.
Cromwell Valley Elementary Regional Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
825 Providence Rd
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 887-4888
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #3434.
Montgomery Blair High School
Magnet School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
51 University Blvd E
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 649-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 3,220 students
Rank: #3535.
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1200 Swingingdale Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(240) 740-5670
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
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