High Schools in Howard County DOMINATE Top Ten List.

High Schools in Howard County DOMINATE Top Ten List.

High school searchEight of the top 10 High Schools in the Baltimore Metro Area are in Howard County according to a huge national ranking of schools in all 50 states.

Schools in the excellent areas of Ellicott City, Columbia and Clarksville dominated the list!!

This is why families relocating to Maryland select Howard County over any other in the area – Maryland and Howard County schools continue to receive national accolades for an excellent educational system!

The top 10 high schools in the Baltimore Area were:

1.    Marriotts Ridge in Marriottsville, MD
(see our blog about the excellent Burleigh Manor area in Turf Valley!)

2.    River Hill High School in Clarksville, MD
(see our blog about the Clarksville area!)

3.    Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, MD

4.    Severna Park High Schoool in Severna Park, MD

5.    Howard High School in Columbia, MD

6.    Centennial High School in Ellicott City, MD

7.    Atholton High School in Columbia, MD

8.    Glenelg High School in Glenelg, MD

9.    Reservoir High School in Fulton, MD

10. George Carver Center for the Arts, Towson, MD

What info was used to generate the rankings?

Academics counted for 50% of the ranking – other assessments that weighed in were Health and Safety, Student Culture & Diversity, Survey responses from students and teachers, Teacher Assessments, Extracuricular and Sports and Fitness.

A high ranking in Overall Experience generally indicates that:

* Students are very happy with their experiences in all aspects, including academics, teachers, health, safety, resources, facilities, extracurriculars, sports, and fitness;
* The school is an exceptional academic institution in terms of teachers, students, resources for learning, and student outcomes;
* The school is made up of a diverse population and fosters an accepting, positive school culture;
* Students are actively involved in a variety of extracurricular activities and sports the school offers

Those of us whose job it is to really understand the areas where we sell homes are not surprised that Howard County schools rank on the Top Ten list for best high schools!


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