Frederick County Virtual School

  • Frederick County Virtual School serves 14 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 45%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Frederick County Virtual School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

Frederick County Virtual School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Frederick County Virtual School's student population of 14 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students14 students
This chart display total students of Frederick County Virtual School by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Frederick County Virtual School
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Frederick County Virtual School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Frederick County Virtual School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Frederick County Virtual School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,371 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The diversity score of Frederick County Virtual School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#217 out of 1371 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)60-79%
38%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)60-79%
45%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Frederick County Virtual School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
American Indian
7%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Frederick County Virtual School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Frederick County Virtual School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
7%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Frederick County Virtual School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
51%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Frederick County Virtual School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
14%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frederick County Virtual School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.670.72
This chart display the diversity score of Frederick County Virtual School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate (14-15)≥50%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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