Bishop Mcnamara High School

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6800 Marlboro Pike

District Heights, MD 20747

(301) 735-8401

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 886

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Bishop Mcnamara High School

Both of my children graduated from BMHS. My son in 2006 and my daughter in 2008. My daughter went on to graduate from Howard University and is now a budding broadcast journalist working in radio. While my son did not finish college, he is working in banking and is a homeowner. He just finished his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/03/13

I adore McNamara. My sister & I both graduated from here & are doing very well, as are my other friends who have attended this school. The teachers care & the environment is like a family. Yes, sometimes the rules are too strict, but you still have fun. When I went to college, I was one of the few who ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/09/11

BMHS is a fantastic school!!!!! Their policies and procedures adhere to the safety and respect for each student! BMHS has strong disciplinary policies which are needed in a high school! As a parent, I value and commend these policies. These policies and procedures create caring and responsible young ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/11

This school is disgusting. Their practices and policies are an outrage. I would never, ever send a child of mine to this dishonorable place.

Posted by a other on 10/25/10

BMHS is an excellent high school due to great teachers and administrators who consistently deliver a well rounded education to each child. The environment is high achieving while full of heart. The school has wonderful extracurriculars and the best spirit around. The music program is dynamic and renowned. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/28/09

Children are safe here. I have never experienced a school were every child is happy and proud about their school. Great academic atmosphere for learning. Incredible leadership team running this school.

Posted by a parent on 07/23/09

My daughters, classes of 2006 and 2008, though they didn't graduate from there because we were transferred overseas, owe their success in college to the outstanding preparation they received at BMHS. Caring, knowledgeable teachers and wonderful dance, music, and theater programs as well as a wide variety ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/08

This school truly cares about its students and their potential. All students are welcome with open arms and open hearts and encouraged to be their best, no matter what their interests or capabilities. Excellent leadership and teacher caring are what makes this high school GREAT!

Posted by a parent on 08/19/07

This school is wonderful for diversity. The administration in recent years has been lacking focus but for the most part this is a wonderful high school. The extracurricular activites are fantastic.

Posted by a student on 01/08/06

This school is ethnically diverse, very well organized, and staffed with people who are dedicated to providing a good education rooted in christian beliefs. My son graduated from this school in 2004 and my daughter is currently attending. The curriculum is challenging and the teachers are creative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/05

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District Heights schools — Bishop Mcnamara High School is located at 6800 Marlboro Pike, District Heights MD 20747. 6800 Marlboro Pike is in the 20747 ZIP code in District Heights, MD The school district for Bishop Mcnamara High School is the Archdiocese Of Washington. Bishop Mcnamara High School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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