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  6. Health & Safety
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Frederick County Public Schools is a highly rated, public school district located in Frederick, MD. It has 42,713 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 58% in reading.

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191 South East Street
Frederick, MD 21701
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
58%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1210
3,194 responses
Average ACT
27
585 responses

Students

Diversity
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Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
42,713
Free or Reduced Lunch
1.3%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$72,980
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$15,594 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    63%
  • Support Services
    35%
  • Other
    2%

Living in the Area

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  3. Housing
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Median Household Income
$76,118
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,396
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$270,400
National
$217,500

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