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About Our School

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.

Vision Statement

At Highland, a diverse, multicultural environment, it is our vision to provide students with the best education. We will provide the school community with the tools to become lifelong learners. Our students are expected to be respectful, responsible, and ready to learn.

This vision focuses on the following principles:

  • Effective skills and strategies
  • Self-discipline and respect for others
  • High expectations for our futures
  • Acquisition of the English language
  • Parent and community involvement
  • A positive learning and working environment