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Western is a state and national Blue Ribbon School winner.

Welcome to Western Tech!

Our mission is to provide students with challenging academic courses, cutting-edge technological career programs, and experiential environmental science programs to achieve success in higher education and the workplace.

Our goal is to produce students that are career and college ready. 

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School Accolades

  • Ranked 2nd in BCPS, and 12th in the state of Maryland, and 475th nationally out of 17,792 schools, according to US News and World Report (May 2020). 
  • Ranked 6th in in the Top 10 Schools in Maryland, according to US News & World Report.
  • Ranked 15th in the Region’s Best High Schools, according to Niche, a Pittsburgh-based company.
  • Ranked 3rd in BCPS and 11th in the State of Maryland, according to US News and World Report (May 2018). 
  • Named in “America’s Most Challenging High Schools” by The Washington Post (May 2017).
  • Designated Maryland Blue Ribbon School (2013) and National Blue Ribbon School (2014).

Recent News

Winners of the National French Contest
National French Contest Winners
Posted on 5/09/2022
Read More About National French Contest Winners
Western at the Top!
Western at the Top!
Posted on 5/02/2022
Read More About Western at the Top!
Avery Butler
Senior Avery Butler featured on BCPS Website
Posted on 4/19/2022
Read More About Senior Avery Butler featured on BCPS Website
French students visit Saint Mary’s Chapel
Field Trip to Discover Maryland's French History
Posted on 3/16/2022
French students visit Saint Mary’s Chapel ...
Read More About Field Trip to Discover Maryland's French History

    Western Tech Opening Information

    for the 2021-22 School Year

    Western Tech bell schedule

    Western Tech’s goal as we open for the 2021-2021 school year is to ensure a safe and orderly environment is provided for all staff and students. We will be in constant communication with all stakeholders regarding COVID-19 updates. Use this site to find all resources related to COVID for Baltimore County Public Schools.


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