Highland Elementary School is located in Silver Spring, Maryland approximately 12 miles north of Washington, D.C. Highland Elementary is home to a culturally diverse population of over 530 students in Pre-K through fifth grade, more than 80% of which speak a second language. We are part of the Einstein High School Cluster of schools in Montgomery County, Maryland. More

School Phone calls

If you are not receiving our reminder calls for school events, please call the office at 240-740-1770. If you have changed the number of any of the phone numbers you provided at the beginning of the school year, please call the office to update your records. It is extremely important that we have updated phone numbers.

Important Information

Welcome back letter, English

Welcome back letter, Spanish

  • Kindergarten Back-to-School Night, Aug. 30, 6 p.m.
  • Open House for All Students, Aug. 31, 2 p.m.
  • Back-to-School Picnic, Sept. 6, 5 p.m.
  • Back-to-School Night, Grades 1-5, Sept. 13, 6 p.m.

Instrumental Music

Students in grades 4 and 5 have the opportunity to participate in instrumental music. If your child is interested,  please use the following links to sign up:

Spanish form

English form


2017-18 School Supply List

Click on the link here to view the school supply list for the upcoming school year.

Highland School Progress

Click on the link here to view the school progress report

Highland Highlights & News    

PARCC & MAP Testing Information

Check back here for updates on testing dates.