Top 10 Best Silver Spring Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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 Mcps Transitions School, Takoma Park Middle School and Woodlin 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 35% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 46% 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).

Best Silver Spring, MD Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcps Transitions School
Special Education School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11721 Kemp Mill Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 649-8008
Grades: 12
| 56 students
Rank: #22.
Takoma Park Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7611 Piney Branch Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 650-6444
Grades: 6-8
| 1,090 students
Rank: #33.
Woodlin Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2101 Luzerne Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 650-6440
Grades: PK-5
| 573 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 3,083 students
Rank: #55.
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
(301) 989-6030
Grades: PK-5
| 501 students
Rank: #66.
Stonegate Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14811 Notley Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(301) 989-5668
Grades: K-5
| 510 students
Rank: #77.
Oakland Terrace Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2720 Plyers Mill Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 929-2161
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #88.
Forest Knolls Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
10830 Eastwood Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(240) 740-1640
Grades: PK-5
| 734 students
Rank: #99.
Wheaton High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12401 Dalewood Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 321-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,958 students
Rank: #1010.
James Hubert Blake High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(3)
300 Norwood Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(240) 740-1400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,624 students
Rank: #1111.
Sligo Creek Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
500 Schuyler Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 562-2722
Grades: K-5
| 671 students
Rank: #1212.
Westover Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
401 Hawkesbury Ln
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 989-5676
Grades: PK-5
| 278 students
Rank: #1313.
Springbrook High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
201 Valleybrook Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 989-5700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,796 students
Rank: #1414.
William Tyler Page Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13400 Tamarack Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 989-5672
Grades: PK-5
| 439 students
Rank: #1515.
Pine Crest Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
201 Woodmoor Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(240) 740-1970
Grades: 3-5
| 468 students
Rank: #1616.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3100 Medway St
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(240) 740-1770
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #1717.
Sligo Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1401 Dennis Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 287-8890
Grades: 6-8
| 724 students
Rank: #1818.
Flora M. Singer Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(4)
2600 Hayden Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(240) 740-0330
Grades: PK-5
| 709 students
Rank: #1919.
East Silver Spring Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
631 Silver Spring Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(240) 740-0620
Grades: PK-5
| 539 students
Rank: #2020.
Galway Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12612 Galway Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 595-2930
Grades: PK-5
| 788 students
Rank: #2121.
Highland View Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9010 Providence Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(240) 740-1990
Grades: K-5
| 397 students
Rank: #2222.
Burnt Mills Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11211 Childs St
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 649-8192
Grades: PK-5
| 591 students
Rank: #2323.
Greencastle Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
13611 Robey Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(240) 740-1420
Grades: PK-5
| 711 students
Rank: #2424.
Eastern Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
300 University Blvd East
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 650-6650
Grades: 6-8
| 971 students
Rank: #2525.
Cloverly Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
800 Briggs Chaney Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(301) 989-5770
Grades: PK-5
| 500 students
Rank: #2626.
Joann Leleck At Broad Acres Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
710 Beacon Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20903
(240) 740-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 851 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Glen Haven Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
10900 Inwood Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 649-8051
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Northwood High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
919 University Blvd W
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 649-8088
Grades: 9-12
| 1,731 students
Rank: #2929.
Oak View Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 E Wayne Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 650-6434
Grades: 3-5
| 471 students
Rank: #3030.
Viers Mill Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11711 Joseph Mill Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(240) 740-1000
Grades: PK-5
| 644 students
Rank: #3131.
Silver Spring International Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
313 Wayne Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 650-6544
Grades: 6-8
| 1,082 students
Rank: #3232.
Sargent Shriver Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12518 Greenly Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 929-4426
Grades: PK-5
| 796 students
Rank: #3333.
Glenallan Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12520 Heurich Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 929-2014
Grades: PK-5
| 717 students
Rank: #3434.
Jackson Road Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Jackson Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(240) 740-0800
Grades: PK-5
| 684 students
Rank: #3535.
Kemp Mill Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
411 Sisson St
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 649-8046
Grades: PK-5
| 532 students
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