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Frederick Md Education

Frederick County Public Schools At-A-Glance

Frederick County Public Schools have long been known for high rankings in academic achievement across the board.  They have consistently been ranked in the top 5 counties in the state of Maryland for years, with MSA (Maryland School Acheivement) scores that surpass the state average.   FCPS students’ College entrance exam scores  are higher than state and national averages; dropout rates are among the lowest and graduation rates are among the highest in the state. Frederick Md Education is a priority. You can see the latest statistics at Maryland Report Card.

Frederick County Public Schools General Statistics:

Enrollment:          40,236  (an increase of 3,000 since 2000)
Schools:                  64
Employees:              5,500
3,000 Teachers
150 Principals, Assistant Principals
120 Counselors
730 Instructional Assistants
Remainder are support staff, bus drivers, food service workers.

Cost per student:  $12,100

73.3% White
12.6% African American
8.7% Hispanic
5% Asian/Pacific Islander
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.3% receive special education services
21% eligible for free or reduced-price meals

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Frederick County Public Elementary Schools
Frederick County Public Middle Schools
Frederick County Public High Schools
Frederick County Public Schools Special Programs

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Links For More Information

Frederick County residents are very proud of and active in their schools. Frederick Md education is a priority.  Frederick County students have consistently tested in the top 5 of all the counties in Maryland. To get information about schools I’ve compiled a list of several websites full of pertinent information.Do Your Homework-check out these links.

School Matters Frederick Md Education
Cafe Mom:  Frederick Schools
School Performance MapsFrederick County Public Schools
Public School Ranking
School Tree
Great Schools                 
Frederick Bombers
Maryland State Department of Education
Maryland School Report Card
Maryland Private Schools
Art Education in Maryland Schools Alliance
Association of Independent Maryland Schools

Colleges and Universities

Hood College
Frederick Community College
Mount Saint Mary’s University
Kaplan College
Maryland Cooperative Extension – Frederick County


Frederick County Public Library

The Frederick County Public Library has 8 branches:

C. Burr Artz Public Library:  110 East Street, Frederick Md  21701

Brunswick Branch Library:   70 Souder Rd, Brunswick, MD 21716

Emmitsburg Branch Library:     300 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Middletown Branch Library:    101 Prospect St, Middletown, MD  21769

Point of Rocks Branch Library:   1635 Ballenger Creek Pike, Point of Rocks, MD  21777

Thurmont Regional Library:   76 East Moser Rd., Thurmont, MD  21788

Urbana Regional Library:   9020 Amelung St., Frederick, MD  21704

Walkersville Branch Library:   57 West Frederick St., Walkersville, MD  21793

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