Top 10 Best Silver Spring Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 56 public schools serving 43,291 students in Silver Spring, MD. Silver Spring has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
The top ranked public schools in Silver Spring, MD are Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School, Takoma Park Middle School and Westover Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Silver Spring, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Silver Spring have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Silver Spring, MD Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    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: #33.
    Westover Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    401 Hawkesbury Ln
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 989-5676

    Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
  • Rank: #44.
    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: #55.
    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: #66.
    Woodlin Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2101 Luzerne Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 650-6440

    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Wheaton High School Math: 73% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12401 Dalewood Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301) 321-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,958 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Oakland Terrace Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2720 Plyers Mill Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 929-2161

    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Sligo Creek Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    500 Schuyler Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 562-2722

    Grades: K-5 | 671 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Glen Haven Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10900 Inwood Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 649-8051

    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    James Hubert Blake High School Math: 86% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    300 Norwood Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (240) 740-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,624 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Stonegate Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    14811 Notley Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301) 989-5668

    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Flora M. Singer Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2600 Hayden Drive
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (240) 740-0330

    Grades: PK-5 | 709 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Springbrook High School Math: 65% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 Valleybrook Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 989-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,796 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Forest Knolls Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10830 Eastwood Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (240) 740-1640

    Grades: PK-5 | 734 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Highland View Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9010 Providence Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (240) 740-1990

    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    East Silver Spring Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    631 Silver Spring Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (240) 740-0620

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Eastern Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    300 University Blvd East
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (301) 650-6650

    Grades: 6-8 | 971 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Northwood High School Math: 66% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    919 University Blvd W
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (301) 649-8088

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,731 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    John F. Kennedy High School Math: 62% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1901 Randolph Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (240) 740-0100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,720 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Galway Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12612 Galway Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 595-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 788 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Joann Leleck At Broad Acres Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    710 Beacon Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20903
    (240) 740-1900

    Grades: PK-5 | 851 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Viers Mill Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11711 Joseph Mill Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (240) 740-1000

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    William Tyler Page Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13400 Tamarack Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 989-5672

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Silver Spring International Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    313 Wayne Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 650-6544

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,082 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Highland Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 Medway St
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (240) 740-1770

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Oak View Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 E Wayne Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    (301) 650-6434

    Grades: 3-5 | 471 students
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Sligo Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1401 Dennis Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 287-8890

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Cloverly Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 Briggs Chaney Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301) 989-5770

    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Weller Road Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3301 Weller Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301) 287-8601

    Grades: PK-5 | 701 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Briggs Chaney Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1901 Rainbow Dr
    Silver Spring, MD 20905
    (301) 288-8300

    Grades: 6-8 | 886 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Strathmore Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3200 Beaverwood Ln
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301) 460-2135

    Grades: 3-5 | 436 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Cannon Road Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    901 Cannon Road
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (240) 740-0520

    Grades: K-5 | 407 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Glenallan Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12520 Heurich Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 929-2014

    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Kemp Mill Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    411 Sisson St
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 649-8046

    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
  • Show 21 more public schools in Silver Spring, MD (out of 56 total schools)
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