Bishop McNamara High School

School Description:

Bishop McNamara High School offers a comprehensive college preparatory program aimed at educating hearts and minds in a dynamic and inclusive Catholic community. Founded by the Brothers of Holy Cross, Bishop McNamara students and graduates are empowered leaders who transform the world. We challenge our students to think with Christ: a thought animated by the Gospel, manifested in service, and informed by academic excellence.

At A Glance:

Programming includes a global-learner focused curriculum and a wide range of co-curriculars, robust fine arts program, 22 athletic programs, and 50+ clubs. Our St. Joseph Program provides a positive educational and social experience for a select group of students with learning differences.

Principal Name:
Dian Carter
Prince George's County
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School Level:
High School
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Language Classes Offered:
  • American Sign Language
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish
Sports Offered:
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Dance Team
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming/Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
Arts Programs Offered:
  • Choir
  • Concert Band
  • Dance
  • Drama/Theatre
  • Orchestra
  • Television/Broadcasting
  • Visual Arts
AP Classes Offered:
  • AP Music Theory
  • AP Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • AP Studio Art: 3-D Design
  • AP Studio Art: Drawing
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Comparative Government and Politics
  • AP European History
  • AP Psychology
  • AP United States Government and Politics
  • AP United States History
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Computer Science A
  • AP Computer Science Principles
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Biology
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
  • AP Physics C: Mechanics
  • AP French Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Literature and Culture
IB Classes Offered:
  • N/A
6800 Marlboro Pike, Forestville, MD 20747
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