The Academies at Montgomery Blair



51 University Boulevard East

Silver Spring, MD 20901-2451

Welcome to the Academies at

Montgomery Blair High School!

(301) 649-2880            @mbhsacademies

HSP Speaker to Visit Blair on April 20th

Margaret Ryan, from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will be speaking to our students on Monday, April 20, about medical career opportunities that students are less familiar with, including radiology, physical therapy, and chiropractic medicine. Please contact Ms. Jacobs Ivey for a permission slip!


Spring Capstone Showcase to be Held on April 16, 2015

The spring Capstone Showcase will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2015 in the Media Center.  All candidates should check in with their respective lead teachers to ensure they are all ready to go for the big event!


Student Volunteer Opportunity to Help with Social Media Campaign with Takoma Park JazzFest

Organizers of the Takoma Park JazzFest -- an annual, free jazz festival in Old Town Takoma -- are seeking a student volunteer to help devise, and implement, a social-media publicity campaign to drive attendees to the festival, which is June 14, 2015.

Those interested in volunteering for the position should contact Bruce Krohmer at 240-277-6291; email:


Help with Registration?

Now’s the time to start registering for next year’s classes.  Be sure to visit your academy’s page to find a link to available, recommended classes.  Consider enrolling into these classes to help you get one step closer to completing your Capstone requirements.


EVEN MORE NEW OPPORTUNITIES posted for the five academies -


Take advantage of the opportunities and resources available

and make this the year you work to reach your full potential!

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The Academies at Montgomery Blair High School are committed to providing a nurturing environment in which students are:

· challenged to achieve the highest level of academic rigor,

· supported in their pursuit of academic and career goals,

· provided access to career pathways that meet their interests/needs and,

· equipped with the skills to be successful beyond high school.


K. Moose, K. Murley, L. Blaha, S. Jacobs Ivey, J. Haigh, M. Horne