It’s official and without any doubt or surprise, the top 10 Elementary Schools in the State of Maryland according to a huge national ranking of schoolsin all 50 states, are all in Howard County. We recently posted a blog about the top 10 High Schools being in Howard County, which is impressive, but that was for the Baltimore Metro area- THIS IS FOR THE ENTIRE STATE OF MARYLAND!

Here are the TOP 10 Elementary Schools in MARYLAND.

  1. Waverly Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  2. Triadelphia Ridge Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  3. Clarksville Elementary School Columbia, MD
  4. Pointers Run Elementary School Columbia, MD
  5. Centennial Lane Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  6. Hammond Elementary School Scaggsville, MD
  7. Manor Woods Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  8. Northfield Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  9. St. Johns Lane Elementary School Ellicott City, MD
  10. Gorman Crossing Elementary School North Laurel, MD
In the top 25 of this list Elementary Schools in Howard County features 19 times.

Best Public Elementary Schools ranks 40,403 elementary schools based on key student statistics and 4.6 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents. A high ranking indicates that the school is an exceptional academic institution with a diverse set of high-achieving students and faculty, and the students are very happy with their experiences.

Having a great Elementary School is the foundation of a child’s education. Howard County takes this responsibility seriously and provides residents with the best public education by continual funding, growth and renovation.  56.10% of the approved Howard County 2015 fiscal budget is for education. Here is breakdown of the complete Howard County Budget (all 261 pages of it!!!!)

 If you have school aged children and you plan to relocate to the Central Maryland area you need a LOCAL HOWARD COUNTY Realtor to help you with your search. I am passionate about helping families by and sell homes in Howard County & Catonsville AND I have a child in Elementary School too.

If Elementary schools are important to you you can search for a home with that criteria. Click here to search by a specific Elementary School district.

Even if you already live here – it is always a good idea to know what homes are selling for in your area since selling prices affect your home’s value as well!