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2022 Best Schools for STEM in Maryland

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Holton-Arms School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    3-12,

    133 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We have two daughters at Holton, both started in the 3rd grade and we are currently working our way through the middle school. We can not say enough good things about Holton. It is a warm loving....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 665,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    The Bryn Mawr School

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    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    289 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We chose Bryn Mawr to start our daughter’s educational journey, and having almost completed her kindergarten year, I can say with wholehearted enthusiasm that BMS is a special place. Girls can be girls. They can love unicorns and also build robots. Our daughter last week tromped in waders through the stream on campus with and found a salamander! She has told us about the values...There is an almost summer camp-like set of traditions and annual events that make the school feel cozy.The teachers bring learning to life through fun dances, songs and hysterical characters/skits!The 5th graders help younger students get out of their cars at drop-off with a cheerful “good morning” and “have a great day” and a thumbs up!The after-school dance program is fantastic and the seasonal music recitals are precious!.

    Read 289 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 705,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    River Hill High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    335 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love this school. The students are surprisingly accepting of people: I have only ever encountered a few rude students. The academics are great, the afterschool activities are great... the only...I'm a part of the theatre department, and it is without doubt one of my favorite things about the school. Family friends who have come to see our shows say that they forgot that they were watching a...Similar praise goes to our band program. We have been asked to perform throughout Europe and the US, but we prefer to only travel once a year.The athletics are a huge part of the culture. All of the athletes are so talented. Fair warning, though: If you're looking for a good cheerleading school, cross River Hill off of the list..

    Read 335 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,378,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  4. #4 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Poolesville High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    321 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says There is definitely a rigorous academic culture in the magnet program and I'm so thankful to have met some of the most genuine, kind teachers I've ever had. The global ecology program has been so....

    Read 321 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,205,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  5. #5 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Marriotts Ridge High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    319 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love Marriotts Ridge. Almost all of my teachers have genuinely cared for the student’s education and put in full effort to teach them. I had a lot of teachers I was very comfortable and close with.....

    Read 319 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,472,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  6. #6 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Gilman School

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    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    70 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Over the course of my 7 years at Gilman, I have fallen in love with the community I became apart of. Like any school, Gilman certainly has its flaws, but I would say the pros outnumber the cons 100....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,020,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  7. #7 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Centennial High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    358 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, my high school experience has been very good! This has been mostly because of the amazing teachers at Centennial. They exceed the expectation set on them by relating to their students rather....

    Read 358 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,597,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  8. #8 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    McDonogh School

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    Private School,

    OWINGS MILLS, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    158 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says McDonogh is an excellent school to help nurture your abilities and strengths before college. The school feels like a family, especially as you learn alongside your peers with smaller classes, diverse....

    Read 158 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,439,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  9. #9 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Landon School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    3-12,

    59 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Landon is an incredible institution with excellent teachers, advisors and coaches. I have been a student here for 7 years, and I have experienced many wonderful moments, and created a plethora of....

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 690,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  10. #10 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Winston Churchill High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    319 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says School size is very manageable compared to some other county schools. It did feel like a community. Overall, there is a good mix of old school and newer teaching methods with the teachers. Also, the....

    Read 319 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,274,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  11. #11 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Walt Whitman High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    237 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Walt Whitman High School was relatively positive. When I look back at my high school experience I will have lots of wonderful memories thanks to the community that Whitman provided....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,039,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  12. #12 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Georgetown Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    NORTH BETHESDA, MD,

    9-12,

    60 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Prep is an amazing school and gives an educational, athletic, and social experience of a lifetime. It is very challenging but all the teachers are there for you and the school gives you so many....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 496,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  13. #13 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Rochambeau The French International School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Rochambeau, French International school is an amazing place to spend your highschool years. Enriched by a multi-cultural student body, Rochambeau has the mix of rigorous academia and a fun social....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,149,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  14. #14 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Thomas S. Wootton High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    529 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Overall, I think Wootton High School is a good school. The academics are top tier, most of the teachers are helpful, and there is a vast amount of extra curricular activities. However, if you're a....

    Read 529 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,116,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  15. #15 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    The Park School of Baltimore

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    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    74 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Park School for 13 years (Kindergarten-12th Grade) and I couldn’t have wished for a better experience. I received a phenomenal education which prepared me well for college and taught me....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 827,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  16. #16 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Glenelg High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    206 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Glenelg is a great school in general- good sports, lots of clubs, lots of students that go on to attend prestigious colleges. A lot of that isn't because of the school, but Glenelg and its staff do....

    Read 206 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,197,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  17. #17 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Severn School

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    Private School,

    SEVERNA PARK, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    107 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our 3rd year at Severn School. We looked into every private school within 50 miles of our home, we toured Severn's Lower School and knew that Severn was a perfect fit for our son. Severn....

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 885,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  18. #18 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School

    Private School,

    ROCKVILLE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    34 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I can’t say enough great things about this school! Living in Virginia, I did not think attending a school in Maryland was even possible. The moment we stepped foot in CESJDS, I knew It was the....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 913,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  19. #19 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    128 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Stone Ridge is an amazing school home for our 3 daughters. It has spirit, focus, intentionality, academic rigor, beautiful facilities, and fabulous, caring and dedicated teachers. Our kids are....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 718,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  20. #20 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Key School

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    Private School,

    ANNAPOLIS, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    148 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Key School lives up to all expectations. In their marketing, they are presented as a rigorous, inquiry-based school for students who are curious about the world around them, and that is exactly who....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 655,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  21. #21 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Richard Montgomery High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    567 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter graduated from Richard Montgomery and she got an excellent education! RM is our zoned school but she tested into and was accepted into the IB programme. The teachers were exceptional and....

    Read 567 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,505,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  22. #22 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Mount Hebron High School

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    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    461 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Going into my last year at Mount Hebron High School, the past three years have taught and shown me a lot. I’ve experienced new things, met lot of new people, friends and teachers, and I’ve learned to....

    Read 461 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,695,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  23. #23 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Bullis School

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    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    K-12,

    112 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says Bullis is amazing! I am so impressed with the curriculum. Teachers challenge students academically, yet they incorporate a joyful hands-on learning experience. The enriching opportunities are endless....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  24. #24 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    The Heights School

    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    3-12,

    48 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The Heights School provides a great curriculum, which focuses on the liberal arts. The teachers are probably the best feature of the school. You are not only their student but their friend once you....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 540,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  25. #25 Best High Schools for STEM in Maryland.

    Urbana High School

    Frederick County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

    499 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Urbana High School is a great school with fantastic academics. The environment can feel pretty cutthroat at times, however, with many high achieving students competing against each other for the....

    Read 499 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,851,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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