Top 10 Best Maryland Magnet Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 97 magnet public schools serving 92,160 students in Maryland.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Maryland are Eastern Technical High School, Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc and Western School Of Technology & Env. Science. 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 42% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Maryland Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Eastern Technical High School Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1100 Mace Ave
    Essex, MD 21221
    (410) 887-0190

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,176 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    301 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 546-7247

    Grades: 9-12 | 464 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Western School Of Technology & Env. Science Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    100 Kenwood Ave
    Catonsville, MD 21228
    (410) 887-0840

    Grades: 9-12 | 905 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Cold Spring Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    9201 Falls Chapel Way
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301) 279-8480

    Grades: PK-5 | 327 students
  • Rank: #55.
    George W. Carver Center For Arts & Technology Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    938 York Rd
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 887-2775

    Grades: 9-12 | 912 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Poolesville High School Magnet School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17501 Willard Rd
    Poolesville, MD 20837
    (301) 972-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,183 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Towson High Law & Public Policy Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    69 Cedar Ave
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 887-3608

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,553 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Barbara Ingram School For The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7-11 S. Potomac Street
    Hagerstown, MD 21740
    (301) 766-8840

    Grades: 9-12 | 296 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Glenarden Woods Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7801 Glenarden Parkway
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301) 925-1300

    Grades: 2-5 | 469 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Heather Hills Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12605 Heming Ln
    Bowie, MD 20716
    (301) 805-2730

    Grades: 2-5 | 363 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Richard Montgomery High School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    250 Richard Montgomery Dr
    Rockville, MD 20852
    (301) 610-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,428 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Chevy Chase Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4015 Rosemary St
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (301) 657-4994

    Grades: 3-5 | 423 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    New Market Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    93 W Main St
    New Market, MD 21774
    (240) 236-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 690 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Urbana Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3554 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
    (240) 236-2200

    Grades: PK-5 | 712 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Clearspring Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9930 Moyer Rd
    Damascus, MD 20872
    (301) 253-7004

    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Eleanor Roosevelt High School Magnet School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7601 Hanover Pkwy
    Greenbelt, MD 20770
    (301) 513-5400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,602 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Aberdeen High School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    251 Paradise Rd
    Aberdeen, MD 21001
    (410) 273-5500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,468 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Cromwell Valley Elementary Technology Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    825 Providence Rd
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 887-4888

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Fountaindale Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    901 Northern Ave
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8156

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1200 Swingingdale Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301) 989-6030

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Takoma Park Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7611 Piney Branch Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 650-6444

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,090 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Lucy V. Barnsley Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15101 Bauer Dr
    Rockville, MD 20852
    (301) 460-2121

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    North Hagerstown High School Magnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1200 Pennsylvania Ave
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8238

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,328 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Dora Kennedy French Immersion Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8950 Edmonston Rd
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301) 918-8660

    Grades: K-8 | 671 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Montgomery Blair High School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    51 University Blvd E
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (301) 649-2800

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,083 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    North Salisbury Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1213 Emerson Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410) 677-5807

    Grades: 1-5 | 624 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Oxon Hill High School Magnet School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6701 Leyte Dr
    Oxon Hill, MD 20745
    (301) 749-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,466 student
  • Rank: #2828.
    Robert Goddard Montessori Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9850 Good Luck Rd
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301) 918-3515

    Grades: PK-8 | 490 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    North Frederick Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1010 Fairview Ave
    Frederick, MD 21701
    (240) 236-2000

    Grades: PK-5 | 661 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Pine Crest Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    201 Woodmoor Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (240) 740-1970

    Grades: 3-5 | 468 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Boonsboro Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5 Campus Ave
    Boonsboro, MD 21713
    (301) 766-8013

    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Charles Herbert Flowers High School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10001 Ardwick-ardmore Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 636-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,062 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Williamsport Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 S Clifton Dr
    Williamsport, MD 21795
    (301) 766-8415

    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Fox Chapel Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19315 Archdale Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0680

    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Capitol Heights Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    601 Suffolk Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301) 817-0494

    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
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