Top 5 Best Rockville Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public high schools serving 5,865 students in Rockville, MD. The top ranked public high schools in Rockville, MD are Thomas S. Wootton High School, Richard Montgomery High School and Rockville High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rockville, MD public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Maryland public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 60% statewide average). High schools in Rockville have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Maryland public high schools.
Rockville, MD public high school have a Graduation Rate of 94%, which is more than the Maryland average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Thomas S. Wootton High School, with 98% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Maryland or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the Maryland public high school average of 65% (majority Black).

Best Public High Schools in Rockville, MD (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas S. Wootton High School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2100 Wootton Pkwy
Rockville, MD 20850
(240) 740-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,943 students
Rank: #22.
Richard Montgomery High School
Magnet School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
250 Richard Montgomery Dr
Rockville, MD 20852
(240) 740-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,334 students
Rank: #33.
Rockville High School
Magnet School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2100 Baltimore Rd
Rockville, MD 20851
(240) 740-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,407 students
Rank: #44.
Rock Terrace School
Special Education School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11400 Marcliff Rd
Rockville, MD 20852
(240) 740-4650
Grades: 6-12
| 78 students
Rank: #55.
John L Gildner Regional Inst For Children & Adol
Special Education School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15000 Broschart Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 251-6900
Grades: 5-12
| 102 students
Rank: #66.
Alternative Programs
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 11-19% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
14501 Avery Road
Rockville, MD 20853
(240) 740-5000
Grades: 10
| 1 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Rockville, Maryland

Rockville, Maryland Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
850 Hungerford Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
(240) 453-2490
Grades: 12
| 3 students
Mark Twain School (Closed 2009)
Special Education School
14501 Avery Rd
Rockville, MD 20853
(301) 279-4900
Grades: 7-12
| 93 students
850 Hungerford Dr Cesc Rm 167
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 517-5005
Grades: K-2
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Rockville, MD?
How many public high schools are located in Rockville, MD?
6 public high schools are located in Rockville, MD.
What is the racial composition of students in Rockville, MD?
Rockville, MD public high schools minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the Maryland public high schools average of 65% (majority Black).

Recent Articles

Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
The article advocates for a dramatic cultural shift - delaying kids' smartphone ownership until high school and social media access until 16, promoting more free play, and fostering a healthier, screen-free childhood through collective action.
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Indeed, there are still school districts today in America that allow teachers to spank students. Learn about the current spanking situation in schools and why the debate continues to heat up.
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
April 12, 2024
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
This comprehensive article explores the complex nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, providing insights into its symptoms, diagnosis process, and effective support strategies. From recognizing early signs to navigating the diagnostic journey, parents will gain valuable knowledge to help their child thrive. Expert insights, real-life examples, and practical tips empower readers to create a supportive environment that meets the unique needs of children with ADHD.

Quick Links