Montgomery County Public School District

All
(206)
All
(206)
 
High
(31)
High
(31)
 
Middle
(44)
Middle
(44)
 
Elementary
(177)
Elementary
(177)
 
Pre-K
(96)
Pre-K
(96)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 177 public elementary schools managed by Montgomery County Public School District serving 111,661 students in Silver Spring, Maryland.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Maryland state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Montgomery County Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Silver Spring A. Mario Loiederman Middle School
    12701 Goodhill Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301)929-2282

    Grades: 6-8 | 919 students
  • Silver Spring Arcola Elementary School
    1820 Franwall Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301)649-8590

    Grades: K-5 | 704 students
  • Silver Spring Argyle Middle School
    2400 Bel Pre Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301)460-2400

    Grades: 6-8 | 929 students
  • Bethesda Ashburton Elementary School
    6314 Lone Oak Dr
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)571-6959

    Grades: PK-5 | 905 students
  • Bethesda Bannockburn Elementary School
    6520 Dalroy Ln
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)320-6555

    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
  • Rockville Beall Elementary School
    451 Beall Ave
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301)279-8460

    Grades: PK-5 | 812 students
  • Silver Spring Bel Pre Elementary School
    13801 Rippling Brook Drive
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301)460-2145

    Grades: PK-2 | 575 students
  • Potomac Bells Mill Elementary School
    8225 Bells Mill Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301)469-1046

    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
  • Olney Belmont Elementary School
    19528 Olney Mill Rd
    Olney, MD 20832
    (301)924-3140

    Grades: K-5 | 320 students
  • Burtonsville Benjamin Banneker Middle School
    14800 Perrywood Dr
    Burtonsville, MD 20866
    (301)989-5747

    Grades: 6-8 | 861 students
  • Bethesda Bethesda Elementary School
    7600 Arlington Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301)657-4979

    Grades: PK-5 | 598 students
  • Potomac Beverly Farms Elementary School
    8501 Post Oak Road
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301)469-1050

    Grades: K-5 | 569 students
  • Bethesda Bradley Hills Elementary School
    8701 Hartsdale Ave
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)571-6966

    Grades: K-5 | 639 students
  • Silver Spring Briggs Chaney Middle School
    1901 Rainbow Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301)989-6000

    Grades: 6-8 | 889 students
  • Silver Spring Broad Acres Elementary School
    710 Beacon Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20903
    (301)431-7616

    Grades: PK-5 | 859 students
  • Olney Brooke Grove Elementary School
    2700 Spartan Rd
    Olney, MD 20832
    (301)924-3154

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Rockville Brookhaven Elementary School
    4610 Renn St
    Rockville, MD 20853
    (301)460-2140

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Gaithersburg Brown Station Elementary School
    18100 Washington Grove Lane
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
    (301)840-7172

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Bethesda Burning Tree Elementary School
    7900 Beech Tree Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)320-6510

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • Silver Spring Burnt Mills Elementary School
    11211 Childs St
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (301)649-8192

    Grades: PK-5 | 569 students
  • Burtonsville Burtonsville Elementary School
    15516 Old Columbia Pike
    Burtonsville, MD 20866
    (301)989-5654

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Potomac Cabin John Middle School
    10701 Gainsborough Road
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301)469-1150

    Grades: 6-8 | 969 students
  • Derwood Candlewood Elementary School
    7210 Osprey Drive
    Derwood, MD 20855
    (301)840-7167

    Grades: K-5 | 353 students
  • Silver Spring Cannon Road Elementary School
    901 Cannon Road
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301)989-5662

    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
  • Germantown Captain James E. Daly Elementary School
    20301 Brandermill Dr
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301)353-0939

    Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
  • Bethesda Carderock Springs Elementary School
    7401 Persimmon Tree Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)469-1034

    Grades: K-5 | 407 students
  • Rockville Carl Sandburg Center Special Education School
    451 Meadow Hall Dr
    Rockville, MD 20851
    (301)279-8490

    Grades: K-5 | 93 students
  • Rockville Cashell Elementary School
    17101 Cashell Rd
    Rockville, MD 20853
    (301)924-3130

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Germantown Cedar Grove Elementary School
    24001 Ridge Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301)253-7000

    Grades: K-5 | 601 students
  • Chevy Chase Chevy Chase Elementary School
    4015 Rosemary St
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (301)657-4994

    Grades: 3-6 | 556 students
  • Clarksburg Clarksburg Elementary School
    13530 Redgrave Pl
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301)353-8060

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Damascus Clearspring Elementary School
    9930 Moyer Rd
    Damascus, MD 20872
    (301)253-7004

    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
  • Germantown Clopper Mill Elementary School
    18501 Cinnamon Dr
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301)353-8065

    Grades: PK-5 | 526 students
  • Silver Spring Cloverly Elementary School
    800 Briggs Chaney Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301)989-5770

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Silver Spring Col. E. Brooke Lee Middle School
    11800 Monticello Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301)649-8100

    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
  • Show 100 more public schools in Montgomery County

Overview

School District NameMontgomery County Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students159,010 students
# of Teachers10,549 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students78,113 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students80,897 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.76
# of American Indian Students287 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students22,680 students
% Asian Students
14%
# of Hispanic Students47,855 students
% Hispanic Students
30%
# of Black Students33,902 students
% Black Students
21%
# of White Students46,599 students
% White Students
29%
# of Hawaiian Students77 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students7,610 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4,320
# of Students in Kindergarten:11,246
# of Students in 1st Grade:11,892
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:12,530
# of Students in 4th Grade:12,198
# of Students in 5th Grade:12,095
# of Students in 6th Grade:11,753
# of Students in 7th Grade:11,870
# of Students in 8th Grade:11,644
# of Students in 9th Grade:13,569
# of Students in 10th Grade:12,393
# of Students in 11th Grade:10,924
# of Students in 12th Grade:10,564
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montgomery County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montgomery County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montgomery County Public School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,081 is higher than the state average of $16,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,337 is higher than the state average of $16,518. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$2,690 MM$295 MM
This chart display total revenue of Montgomery County Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$2,579 MM$298 MM
This chart display total spending of Montgomery County Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,081$16,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montgomery County Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,337$16,518
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montgomery County Public School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Montgomery County Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.76, which is higher than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is William B. Gibbs Junior. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.