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Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 26%

Frederick school information

IndexFrederickMarylandNational
Average Test Scores50%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools261,16379,221
Total private schools1467424,874
Total post-secondary schools51127,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Frederick are 2% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 26 public schools in Frederick
  • 88.4% of people in Frederick have completed 8th grade
  • 87.7% of people in Frederick have completed high school
  • 38.2% of people in Frederick have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Frederick

      IndexFrederickMarylandNational
      Completed 8th grade88.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school87.7%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college66.7%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.6%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.2%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters16.4%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.6%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.7%2.5%1.3%

      Frederick, MD School Districts

      • Frederick County Public Schools

      There are a total of 26 public schools, 14 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Frederick. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Frederick, MD schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Frederick, MD, an average of 88.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lovettsville, VA2,09677%55%
      Urbana, MD10,87274%50%
      Linganore, MD9,39570%43%
      Middletown, MD4,46068%37%
      Union Bridge, MD88062%26%
      Frederick, MD68,22950%2%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mount Vernon, NY68,21728%43%
      St. Charles, MO68,34162%25%
      Waterloo, IA68,35760%22%
      Dothan, AL68,06640%19%
      Jacksonville, NC68,40439%20%
      Frederick, MD68,22950%2%
      Source: The Frederick, MD education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.