Walkersville High School

Walkersville High School serves 1,124 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Walkersville High School operates within the Frederick County School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1124 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,124 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
6%
12%
Black
12%
36%
White
75%
42%
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.42 0.39
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.
18%
36%
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.
2%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,456 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 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
29
Number of Students Managed 40,456 15,634
Graduation Rate 92% 85%
District Total Revenue $608 MM $244 MM
District Spending $590 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,181 $14,580
District Spending / Student $14,726 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Frederick County Career & Technology Center (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walkersville Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walkersville Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Middle School
    55 West Frederick St
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-4400
    0.3 mi | 788 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Elementary School
    83 West Frederick St
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-1000
    1 mi | 688 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WalkersvilleGlade Elementary School
    9525 Glade Rd
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-2100
    1.4 mi | 647 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FrederickMonocacy Elementary School
    7421 Hayward Rd
    FrederickMD 21702
    (240)236-1400
    3.1 mi | 609 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FrederickMonocacy Middle School
    8009 Opossumtown Pk
    FrederickMD 21702
    (240)236-4700
    3.3 mi | 731 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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