PHS Magnet Program

Magnet Program Booklet- A Description of all the Magnet Houses at PHS

 Houses Photo, Global Ecology, Humanities and SMCS  

Magnet Program Information Presentations


Global Ecology Excellence with Natural Mandalas. Take A Look!


Upcoming Events



New information for the 2020-2021 school year!

*Updated 12/01/2020

Due to COVID restrictions there will not be a test or teacher recomendatons for applicants. 

Please find more information HERE.

UPDATE: (12.5.2020) Private school applicants received an update email for support documents. Email the Magnet Office if you need assistance with that communication.

MCPS Magnet Application FAQs

More information: Contact Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services by emailing

Please contact the Magnet Office via email while schools are closed.

Information Meeting QR links:

Montgomery County Public Schools
Regional/Countywide High School Application Programs
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
MCPS Special Programs website - for up-to-date information on the Application Process


General Information

Videos of Magnet Activities and Projects:


Magnet Program Brochure

Program Information from MCPS office of Special Programs 

College Acceptance List for the Class of 2019


  • List of Days When 8th Period is Cancelled (No 4:10 pm buses) TBD for 2020-21 School Year