Montgomery Blair High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#247
College Readiness Index
57.5
Algebra Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,827 Students
  • 161 Teachers

Montgomery Blair High School
51 UNIVERSITY BLVD EAST
SILVER SPRING, MD 20901

Phone: (301) 649-2800

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

Montgomery Blair High School is ranked 10th within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Montgomery Blair High School is 64 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 76 percent. Montgomery Blair High School is 1 of 30 high schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#247
State Rank
#10
Magnet Rank
#63
STEM Rank
#113

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,827
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 76%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 161

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 90%
Proficient in Algebra 92%
College Readiness Index 57.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 45,255
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 53.4

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