Walkersville High School

  • Walkersville High School serves 1,063 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MD average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Walkersville High School operates within the Frederick County School District.
  • Frederick County School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1063 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,063 students
Walkersville High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Walkersville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Walkersville High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Walkersville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 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 16:1 16:1
Walkersville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Walkersville High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Walkersville High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
13%
35%
Walkersville High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
74%
40%
Walkersville High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
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Walkersville High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Walkersville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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 (1988-2015)
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.
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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.
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Walkersville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Frederick County School District's student population of 40,782 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 88% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,320 in this district is less than the state average of $17,158. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,892 is less than the state average of $17,002. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Frederick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
28
Number of Students Managed 40,782 17,887
Frederick County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 92% 84%
Frederick County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $620 MM $307 MM
Frederick County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $562 MM $304 MM
Frederick County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,320 $17,158
Frederick County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,892 $17,002
Frederick County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Middle School
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  • WalkersvilleWalkersville Elementary School
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  • WalkersvilleGlade Elementary School
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    1.4 miles
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    WalkersvilleMD 21793
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  • FrederickFrederick Classical Charter School
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    3.1 miles
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    FrederickMD 21702
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