Top Rated Schools in Maryland

Top Rated Schools in Maryland River High High School Howard County

Are you looking for the best schools in Maryland? Worried about what type of school your children will be attending?

There are many wonderful schools in Maryland as well as great places to live. We are lucky enough to sell homes that are near many of the top rated public schools in the state. To make things easy for you, we have done much of the research for you already!

Below are the top ranked schools in each county in Maryland.* School data is provided by School Digger and based on the 2015-2016 school year test scores. 


Montgomery County

Top Elementary Schools of Montgomery County

Cold Spring Elementary

Carderock Springs Elementary

Bannockburn Elementary

Stone Mill Elementary

Travilah Elementary

Top Middle Schools of Montgomery County 

Thomas W. Pyle Middle School

Herbert Hoover Middle

Cabin John Middle School

Robert Frost Middle School

North Bethesda Middle

Top High Schools of Montgomery County

Thomas S. Wootton High

Walter Johnson High

Sherwood High

Quince Orchard

Damascus High 

Howard County

Top Elementary Schools of Howard County

Clarksville Elementary

Centennial Lane Elementary

Triadelphia Ridge Elementary

West Friend Elementary

Waverly Elementary 

Top Middle Schools of Howard County 

Clarksville Middle

Folly Quarter Middle

Mount View Middle

Lime Kiln Middle

Dunloggin Middle

Top High Schools of Howard County

River Hill High

Glenelg High

Marriotts Ridge High

Centennial High

Mount Hebron High 

Frederick County

Top Elementary Schools of Frederick County

Centerville Elementary

New Market Elementary

Kemptown Elementary

Myersville Elementary

Oakdale Elementary

Top Middle Schools of Frederick County

Monocacy Valley Montessori School**

Urbana Middle

Oakdale Middle

Middletown Middle

Windsor Middle 

Top High Schools of Frederick County

Oakdale High

Urbana High

Middletown High

Walkersville High

Catoctin High 

Carroll County

Top Elementary Schools of Carroll County

Hampstead Elementary

Linton Springs Elementary

Piney Ridge Elementary

Freedom District Elementary

Mount Airy Elementary

Top Middle Schools of Carroll County 

Oklahoma Road Middle

Mount Airy Middle

Sykesville Middle

Shiloh Middle

Westminster West Middle

Top High Schools of Carroll County

Century High

Liberty High

South Caroll High

Westminster High

North Carroll High

Washington County

Top Elementary Schools of Washington County

Fountaindale Elementary

Greenbrier Elementary

Paramount Elementary

Williamsport Elementary

Old Forge Elementary

Top Middle Schools of Washington County 

Boonsboro Middle

Smithsburg Middle

Clear Spring Middle

E. Russell Hicks Middle

Springfield Middle

Top High Schools of Washington County

Barbara Ingram School For the Arts***

Smithsburg High

Clear Spring High

Boonsboro High

Williamsport High


*School service boundaries are intended for reference purpose only. To verify enrollment eligibility for any properties, contact the school directly.

**Monocacy Valley Montessori School is a lottery based Charter school within the 21701 district. 

***Magnet School.