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 560 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. To reach the attendance secretary, please call 240-740-1771.

School Information: 2019-2020

Title I Information 

Parent Handbook - English and Spanish

Student Council Information   

Yearbook Information



State Report Card Information 

 §   Link to Highland ES Report Card

 §  Report Card Local Interpretation Guide ( available online)

 §  Frequently Asked Questions ( available online)

 §  MCPS Maryland Report Card Summary Video ( available online)

 §   MCPS Report Card Website 

Highland School Progress

Click on the link here to view the school progress report

  •  2017-2018 School Improvement Plan (click to download)
  •  School Improvement Linkages Data Chart (click to download) 
  •  2017 Individual School Progress Report
     The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has posted the results of the 2017 Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), and the High School Assessments on the Maryland Report Card ( www.mdreportcard.org) website.  Click  here to view Highland's 2017 School Progress Report located under the “Reports” tab. If you would like to receive the report in Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish, or Vietnamese, please contact the Main Office at 240-740-1770.