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For the 2021 school year, there are 37 special education public schools in Maryland, serving 3,943 students.
Maryland special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 41% statewide average).
The top ranked special education public schools in Maryland are Rock Terrace School, Calvert Country School and Carroll Springs School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the Maryland public school average of 15:1.

Top Maryland Special Education Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rock Terrace School Special Education School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    390 Martins Ln
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 279-4940

    Grades: 6-12 | 86 students
  • Calvert Country School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 Dares Beach Rd
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (443) 550-9910

    Grades: 1-12 | 44 students
  • Carroll Springs School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    495 South Center Street
    Westminster, MD 21157
    (410) 751-3620

    Grades: 3-12 | 54 students
  • George W. F. Mcmechen Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4411 Garrison Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21215
    (410) 396-0980

    Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
  • Marshall Street School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 Marshall St
    Hagerstown, MD 21740
    (301) 766-8214

    Grades: K-12 | 50 students
  • Tanglewood Regional Center Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8333 Woodyard Rd
    Clinton, MD 20735
    (301) 599-2530

    Grades: K-8 | 33 students
  • Cedar Lane Special Center Special Education School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11630 Scaggsville Rd
    Fulton, MD 20759
    (410) 888-8800

    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
  • Cedar Chapel Special School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 Coulbourne Ln
    Snow Hill, MD 21863
    (410) 632-5230

    Grades: K-12 | 52 students
  • Claremont School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5301 Erdman Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21205
    (410) 545-3380

    Grades: 6-12 | 63 students
  • Stephen Knolls School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10731 St. Margaret's Way
    Kensington, MD 20895
    (240) 740-0050

    Grades: PK-12 | 94 students
  • Central Special School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    140 Stepney Ln
    Edgewater, MD 21037
    (410) 956-5885

    Grades: PK-12 | 131 students
  • James E. Duckworth Regional Center Special Education School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11201 Evans Trl
    Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301) 572-0620

    Grades: K-12 | 82 students
  • Regional Institute For Children & Adolescents Special Education School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15000 Broschart Rd
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 251-6900

    Grades: 5-12 | 99 students
  • Joseph C. Briscoe Academy Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Druid Hill Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21201
    (410) 396-0774

    Grades: 1-12 | 85 students
  • Longview School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13900 Bromfield Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 601-4830

    Grades: K-12 | 53 students
  • Marley Glen School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Scott Ave
    Glen Burnie, MD 21060
    (410) 222-6940

    Grades: PK-12 | 114 students
  • C. Elizabeth Rieg Regional Center Special Education School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15542 Peach Walker Dr
    Bowie, MD 20716
    (301) 390-0200

    Grades: K-12 | 117 students
  • Phoenix Academy Special Education School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1411 Cedar Park Road
    Annapolis, MD 21401
    (410) 222-5000

    Grades: 1-12 | 315 students
  • Carl Sandburg Center Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    451 Meadow Hall Dr
    Rockville, MD 20851
    (301) 279-8490

    Grades: K-5 | 89 students
  • White Oak School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8401 Leefield Rd
    Parkville, MD 21234
    (410) 887-5378

    Grades: PK-5 | 93 students
  • Battle Monument School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7801 E Collingham Dr
    Dundalk, MD 21222
    (410) 887-7000

    Grades: PK-12 | 76 students
  • Lois T. Murray Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 Arlington Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-7463

    Grades: PK-8 | 46 students
  • Maiden Choice School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4901 Shelbourne Rd
    Halethorpe, MD 21227
    (410) 887-1431

    Grades: PK-12 | 119 students
  • Margaret Brent Regional Center Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5816 Lamont Ter
    Hyattsville, MD 20784
    (301) 918-8780

    Grades: K-8 | 78 students
  • Rock Creek School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    191 Waverley Dr
    Frederick, MD 21702
    (240) 236-8700

    Grades: PK-12 | 82 students
  • Sharp-leadenhall Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 W West St
    Baltimore, MD 21230
    (410) 396-4325

    Grades: 1-5 | 30 students
  • William S. Baer School Special Education School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2001 N. Warwick Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0833

    Grades: PK-12 | 167 students
  • John Archer School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Thomas Run Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21015
    (410) 638-3810

    Grades: PK-12 | 122 students
  • Ridge Ruxton Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6916 Charles St
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 887-3594

    Grades: PK-12 | 118 students
  • Ruth Parker Eason School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    648 Old Mill Rd
    Millersville, MD 21108
    (410) 222-3815

    Grades: PK-12 | 134 students
  • Chapel Forge Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    12711 Milan Way
    Bowie, MD 20715
    (301) 805-2740

    Grades: PK | 210 students
  • Frances Fuchs Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    11011 Cherry Hill Road
    Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301) 572-0600

    Grades: PK | 298 students
  • H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    8801 Ritchie Dr
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301) 808-8100

    Grades: PK | 259 students
  • Kenmoor Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    3211 82nd Ave
    Hyattsville, MD 20785
    (301) 925-1970

    Grades: PK | 231 students
  • Mcps Transitions School Special Education School
    11721 Kemp Mill Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301) 649-8008

    Grades: 12 | 56 students
  • Show 2 more Special Education public schools in Maryland (out of 37 total schools)
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