Walkersville High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
41.0
Algebra Proficiency
3.3
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,177 Students
  • 71 Teachers

Walkersville High
81 FREDERICK ST
WALKERSVILLE, MD 21793

Phone: (240) 236-7200

District: Frederick County Public Schools

Overview

At Walkersville High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Walkersville High is 51 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Walkersville High is 1 of 10 high schools in the Frederick County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,177
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 18%
Full-Time Teachers 71

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 92%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 41.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 11,865
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 95%
College Readiness (district average) 38.0

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Nearby Schools

Walkersville High is 1 of 10 schools in the Frederick County Public Schools.

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