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Frederick County Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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191 South East St
Frederick, MD 21701
Frederick County
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PH: (301) 644-5000

  • Grades PK-12
  • 40,413 students
  • 65 schools

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 MSA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 90% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 86% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

Math
 87% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 89% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Math was 82% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Reading
 93% (2013)
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 94% (2008)
 90% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

Math
 91% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Math was 89% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Reading
 94% (2013)
 96% (2012)
 >=95% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

Science
 77% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 79% (2009)
The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

Math
 85% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 81% (2007)
The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Reading
 90% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 86% (2008)
 82% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 84% in 2013.

Math
 84% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 86% (2008)
 81% (2007)
The state average for Math was 77% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Reading
 91% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 85% in 2013.

Math
 78% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 80% (2008)
 74% (2007)
The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Reading
 88% (2013)
 89% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 87% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 81% in 2013.

Science
 80% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 78% (2009)
The state average for Science was 71% in 2013.

Math
 75% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 71% (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland State Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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 MSA Results By Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland State Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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 HSA Results

Scale: % passing

English II
 90% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 90% (2009)
The state average for English II was 83% in 2013.

Biology
 90% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 92% (2009)
The state average for Biology was 83% in 2013.

Algebra
 92% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 92% (2009)
The state average for Algebra was 84% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, algebra, and biology upon completion of each course.
  • The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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 HSA Results By Subgroup

Scale: % passing

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, algebra, and biology upon completion of each course.
  • The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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