Montgomery Blair High School was named “Best High School” in Washington City Paper’s annual “Best of D.C.” rankings. The Silver Spring public school is the largest in both Montgomery County and Maryland with an enrollment of approximately 3200 students.
Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda was among the other finalists and earned “runner-up.” This year’s rankings:
- Montgomery Blair High School – Winner
- Walter Johnson High School – Runner-Up
- Dunbar Sr. High School – Finalist
- Washington Latin Public Charter School – Finalist
- Ballou High School – Finalist
- Banneker High School – Finalist
- DeMatha Catholic High School – Finalist
- Jackson-Reed HS – Finalist
The annual rankings are based on results of polls given to the publication’s readers and uses insight from their staffers and other contributors. The rest of their 2022 rankings can be found here.