Marriotts Ridge High School in Marriottsville, MD has received a “Best High School” national gold ranking by U.S. News & World Report.
The school ranked 17th in the state of Maryland and 331is in the entire nation and was given a gold ranking.
The school received its ranking due to its opportunity for Advance Placement exams and coursework. The AP participation at Marriotts Ridge is 55%. Its 1,276 student body and 78 teacher give the school a 16:1 student to teacher ratio. Additionally the score was configured by its algebra and english scores on the Maryland High School Assessments which were higher than the state and county average. The level of college readiness was also a contributing factor to the schools score.
U.S News & World Report evaluated almost 22,000 pubic schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were given gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance as well as how ready they prepare students for college as well as other factors. The full rankings and scores can be viewed here
Congratulations to Marriotts Ridge High School for their outstanding ranking!