Browse All Maryland Schools

Maryland Academic Standards Overview Page

What are the Maryland Academic Standards?

A standard is a benchmark indicator your child is expected to reach by the completion of his/her grade.

Example Curriculum Standard: Kindergarten Language Arts

Phonemic Awareness: Discriminate sounds and words

How do I Find the Maryland Academic Standards?

Standards are available from the Maryland State Department of Education for grades K-8 in the following disciplines:

  • Reading/English Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Fine Arts
  • Health & PE
  • Foreign Language
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Technology Education

  • Choose a subject and grade level from the Voluntary State Curriculum page.