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

New Opportunities Posted!

Interested in ISL, MMA, STEM, or even just another scholarship opportunity?  Well check out the new postings in the respective opportunity page today!


The Fall Capstone Showcase is Just Around the Corner!!!

We hope you had great summers and are excited to learn all about your various capstone experiences and academy-related activities.  Stop by 342 to share!  More information about completing your capstone project  can be found on the Capstone Information page

Remember: the Fall Capstone Showcase is Monday, October 10, 2016!!!


Montgomery County Media Open House on September 13, 2016

You're INVITED to the open house for the Montgomery County Media’s Explorer Program to be held on
September 13, 2016 at 4 pm at MCM 

7548 Standish Place, Rockville, MD 20855

Be sure to check out these exciting programs.  For more information, visit MCM at!


Teachers - Link Your Classes to the Academies!

If you would like your class to be affiliated with one or more Academies, please follow the link and fill out the Google form.  You will receive flyers, field trip forms, e-mail notifications, and other important information about Academy events for your students.


2017 ONR SEAP Application is Open!!!

The Office of Naval Research's Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program application is now open.

High school students can open an application at the SEAP website

The deadline for the application, transcripts and letters of recommendation is:

November 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM EST

If you have any questions you can email us at or call us at (202)649-3833.


2016-2017 Science National Honor Society

Application Now Available

Before you leave for the summer (or even over the summer!), consider applying for the Science National Honor Society.  All information can be found on the 2016-2017 Application!


New Opportunities Posted

New opportunities for all of the academies posted.  Be sure to check out the

new opportunities in your academy today!


SSL Opportunities Available

Those seeking more Student Service Learning (SSL) opportunities should follow up with

Mrs. Hiscock, Blair’s SSL Coordinator, during 5th or 6th period in room 130. 

Every student must complete 75 hours of community service to graduate from a Maryland State Public School. The deadline for seniors to turn in service learning forms for this school year will be May 6, 2016. 

All seniors who have completed 260 or more community service hours by April 1, 2016 will be eligible for the Exceptional Service Award. This includes a Certificate of Meritorious Service from the Maryland State Department of Education and Montgomery County Public Schools, as well as a purple tassel to wear at graduation.  Click here for more information.


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