Walkersville High School

Walkersville High School serves 1,106 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
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 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1106 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,106 students
Walkersville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Walkersville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Walkersville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Walkersville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 15:1
Walkersville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Walkersville High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Walkersville High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
12%
35%
Walkersville High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
74%
41%
Walkersville High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Walkersville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Walkersville High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.43 0.39
Walkersville High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
17%
38%
Walkersville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Walkersville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,053 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 35% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,881 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Frederick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
26
Number of Students Managed 40,648 15,824
Frederick County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 87%
Frederick County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $605 MM $243 MM
Frederick County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $598 MM $239 MM
Frederick County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,053 $14,280
Frederick County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,881 $14,036
Frederick County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 795 students55 West Frederick St
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-4400
    0.36-8795
  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 688 students83 West Frederick St
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-1000
    1PK-5688
  • WalkersvilleGlade Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 617 students9525 Glade Rd
    WalkersvilleMD 21793
    (240)236-2100
    1.4PK-5617
  • FrederickFrederick Classical Charter School
    Charter School
    2.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 275 students8445 Spires Way
    FrederickMD 21701
    (240)236-1200
    2.8KG-6275
  • FrederickMonocacy Elementary School
    3.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 596 students7421 Hayward Rd
    FrederickMD 21702
    (240)236-1400
    3.1PK-5596

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