Named a National Blue Ribbon School in 2009, Highland Elementary is in a residential section of Wheaton on Medway…More Street, easily accessible from Veirs Mill Road. Highland is a no-bus school, which means that all students live within walking distance.
Highland Elementary rewards positive behavior and focuses on differentiated small group instruction. Newly promoted from the assistant principal position, Principal Scott Steffan says he has seen a big increase in parental involvement over the past few years, a trend he hopes to continue.
Sligo Middle School 1401 Dennis Ave, Silver Spring, MD20902 Sligo Middle School, named after nearby Sligo Creek, is the recieving middle school for Glen Haven, Highland,…More Oakland Terrace and Woodlin Elementary Schools. The school provides seventh and eighth graders the opportunity to participate in several sports programs and after-school activities.
Wheaton Claridge Park 11901 Claridge Rd, Wheaton, MD20902 Located behind Highland Elementary School, Wheaton Claridge Park features a colorful playground, a recreation facility…More and a basketball court. A stream runs through the park, and there is alternate access through a wooden path off Broadview Road.