Urbana High School

Urbana High School serves 1,597 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Urbana High School operates within the Frederick County Public s School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1597 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,597 students
Urbana High School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Urbana High School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2012)
Students by Grade Urbana High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Urbana High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
6%
Urbana High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
10%
11%
Urbana High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
3%
37%
Urbana High School Black (1996-2012)
White
71%
43%
Urbana High School White (1996-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Urbana High School Sch Ethnicity Urbana High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.48 0.82
Urbana High School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
35%
Urbana High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%
Urbana High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Frederick County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
28
Number of Students Managed 40,413 16,752
Frederick County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 85%
Frederick County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $608 MM $244 MM
Frederick County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $590 MM $238 MM
Frederick County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,181 $14,580
Frederick County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,726 $14,228
Frederick County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakdale High School (5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Urbana Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centerville Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ijamsville Urbana Middle School
    3511 Pontius Ct
    Ijamsville , MD , 21754
    (240)566-9200
    0.3  mi  |  682  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Frederick Centerville Elementary School
    3601 Carriage Hill Dr
    Frederick , MD , 21704
    (240)566-0100
    0.6  mi  |  993  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Frederick Urbana Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3554 Urbana Pk
    Frederick , MD , 21704
    (240)236-2200
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  742  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Ijamsville Windsor Knolls Middle School
    11150 Windsor Rd
    Ijamsville , MD , 21754
    (240)236-5000
    3.4  mi  |  948  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Monrovia Green Valley Elementary School
    11501 Fingerboard Rd
    Monrovia , MD , 21770
    (240)236-3400
    4.4  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Frederick County, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.47, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.82. The most diverse school district in Frederick County is Frederick County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.