Walkersville Elementary School

  • Walkersville Elementary School serves 651 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Walkersville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Walkersville Elementary School's student population of 651 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students651 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Walkersville Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walkersville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Walkersville Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank#530 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
45%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walkersville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Walkersville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
21%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walkersville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
52%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walkersville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.660.72
This chart display the diversity score of Walkersville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walkersville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walkersville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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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