250 Richard Montgomery Dr
Rockville, MD 20852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Richard Montgomery High School serves 2,410 students in grades 9-12.
Richard Montgomery High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Richard Montgomery High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Richard Montgomery High School's student population of 2,410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 136 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
2,410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
136 teachers
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School Rankings

Richard Montgomery High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Richard Montgomery High School is 0.78, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#82 out of 1354 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
24%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
20%
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Black
17%
34%
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White
29%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.78
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Graduation Rate
94%
86%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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