Top 10 Best Frederick County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 67 public schools serving 42,140 students in Frederick County, MD. Frederick County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
The top ranked public schools in Frederick County, MD are Urbana High School, Oakdale High School and Centerville Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Frederick County, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Frederick County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Frederick County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Urbana High School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3471 Campus Dr
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 236-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,758 students
Rank: #22.
Oakdale High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5850 Eaglehead Drive
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 566-9400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,252 students
Rank: #33.
Centerville Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3601 Carriage Hill Dr
Frederick, MD 21704
(240) 566-0100
Grades: K-5
| 956 students
Rank: #44.
Middletown High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
200 Schoolhouse Dr
Middletown, MD 21769
(240) 236-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,142 students
Rank: #55.
Linganore High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12013 Old Annapolis Rd
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 566-9700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,324 students
Rank: #66.
Urbana Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3511 Pontius Ct
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 566-9200
Grades: 6-8
| 964 students
Rank: #77.
Urbana Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3554 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD 21704
(240) 236-2200
Grades: PK-5
| 712 students
Rank: #88.
New Market Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
93 W Main St
New Market, MD 21774
(240) 236-1300
Grades: PK-5
| 690 students
Rank: #99.
Oakdale Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5810 Oakdale School Road
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 236-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 704 students
Rank: #1010.
Walkersville High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
81 W Frederick Street
Walkersville, MD 21793
(240) 236-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,098 students
Rank: #1111.
Kemptown Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3456 Kemptown Church Rd
Monrovia, MD 21770
(240) 236-3500
Grades: K-5
| 389 students
Rank: #1212.
Tuscarora High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5312 Ballenger Creek Pk
Frederick, MD 21703
(240) 236-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,550 students
Rank: #1313.
Middletown Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Martha Mason St
Middletown, MD 21769
(240) 236-4200
Grades: 6-8
| 812 students
Rank: #1414.
Middletown Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 E Green St
Middletown, MD 21769
(240) 236-1100
Grades: 3-5
| 473 students
Rank: #1515.
Deer Crossing Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10601 Finn Dr
New Market, MD 21774
(240) 236-5900
Grades: PK-5
| 777 students
Rank: #1616.
Windsor Knolls Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
11150 Windsor Rd
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 236-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 757 students
Rank: #1717.
Sabillasville Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16210-b Sabillasville Rd
Sabillasville, MD 21780
(240) 236-6000
Grades: K-5
| 112 students
Rank: #1818.
Myersville Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
429 Main Street
Myersville, MD 21773
(240) 236-1900
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #1919.
Monocacy Valley Montessori School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
217 Dill Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 668-5013
Grades: PK-8
| 300 students
Rank: #2020.
Brunswick High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
101 Cummings Dr
Brunswick, MD 21716
(240) 236-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 771 students
Rank: #2121.
Valley Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3519 Jefferson Pike
Jefferson, MD 21755
(240) 236-3000
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #2222.
New Market Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
125 W Main St
New Market, MD 21774
(240) 236-4600
Grades: 6-8
| 543 students
Rank: #2323.
Oakdale Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5830 Oakdale School Road
Ijamsville, MD 21754
(240) 236-3300
Grades: PK-5
| 631 students
Rank: #2424.
Frederick Classical Charter School
Charter School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8445 Spires Way
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 236-1200
Grades: K-8
| 367 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Catoctin High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14745 Sabillasville Rd
Thurmont, MD 21788
(240) 236-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 783 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Parkway Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Carroll Pky
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 236-2600
Grades: K-5
| 208 students
Rank: #2727.
Glade Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9525 Glade Rd
Walkersville, MD 21793
(240) 236-2100
Grades: PK-5
| 680 students
Rank: #2828.
Carroll Manor Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5624 Adamstown Rd
Adamstown, MD 21710
(240) 236-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 563 students
Rank: #2929.
Governor Thomas Johnson High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1501 N Market St
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 236-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,578 students
Rank: #3030.
Yellow Springs Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8717 Yellow Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702
(240) 236-1700
Grades: K-5
| 453 students
Rank: #3131.
Green Valley Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11501 Fingerboard Rd
Monrovia, MD 21770
(240) 236-3400
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #3232.
Wolfsville Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12520 Wolfsville Rd
Myersville, MD 21773
(240) 236-2250
Grades: PK-5
| 159 students
Rank: #3333.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2400 Whittier Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
(240) 236-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 764 students
Rank: #3434.
Frederick High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
650 Carroll Pky
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 236-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,455 students
Rank: #3535.
North Frederick Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1010 Fairview Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
(240) 236-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 661 students
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