Monocacy Middle School

8009 Opossumtown Pk,

Frederick, MD, 21702-2974

Tel: (240)236-4700
Grades: 6-8

765 students

Monocacy Middle School serves 765 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Monocacy Middle School operates within the Frederick County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 765 students
Monocacy Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Monocacy Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monocacy Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Monocacy Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
6%
Monocacy Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
22%
11%
Monocacy Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
21%
37%
Monocacy Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
42%
43%
Monocacy Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monocacy Middle School Sch Ethnicity Monocacy Middle 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.
0.73 0.68
Monocacy Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
31%
35%
Monocacy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Monocacy Middle 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.
School District Name Frederick County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
29
Number of Students Managed 40,413 17,449
Frederick County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 Frederick County Career & Technology Center (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monocacy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Frederick Monocacy Elementary School
    7421 Hayward Rd
    Frederick , MD , 21702
    (240)236-1400
    0.2  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Frederick Frederick County Career & Technology Center
    Vocational School
    7922 Opossumtown Pk
    Frederick , MD , 21702
    (240)236-8500
    Vocational School
    0.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Frederick Heather Ridge Middle School
    Alternative School
    1445 Taney Ave
    Frederick , MD , 21702
    (240)236-8000
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Frederick Heather Ridge High School
    Alternative School
    1445 Taney Ave
    Frederick , MD , 21702
    (240)236-8000
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Frederick Governor Thomas Johnson High School
    1501 North Market St
    Frederick , MD , 21701
    (240)236-8200
    1.7  mi  |  1583  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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