Wayne County Public Schools

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There are 12 public schools in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, serving 5,717 students.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Wayne County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • DamascusDamascus Area School
    174 High School Rd
    DamascusPA18415
    (570)224-4114
    305 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Lake ArielEvergreen Elementary School
    739 Easton Turnpike
    Lake ArielPA18436
    (800)321-9973
    639 students | Gr. PK-5
  • HonesdaleHonesdale High School
    459 Terrace St
    HonesdalePA18431
    (570)253-2046
    969 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Lake ArielJefferson Elementary School
    825 Lions Rd
    Lake ArielPA18436
    (570)689-2656
    278 students | Gr. KG-3
  • HonesdaleLakeside Elementary School
    129 Lakeside Dr
    HonesdalePA18431
    (570)253-6820
    493 students | Gr. 3-5
  • LakewoodPreston School
    1493 Crosstown Hwy
    LakewoodPA18439
    (570)798-2516
    205 students | Gr. KG-8
  • HonesdaleStourbridge Primary Center
    123 Abc Dr
    HonesdalePA18431
    (570)253-3010
    424 students | Gr. PK-2
  • NewfoundlandWallenpaupack South Elementary School
    989 Main St
    NewfoundlandPA18445
    (570)676-3335
    296 students | Gr. KG-5
  • HonesdaleWayne Highlands Middle School
    482 Grove St
    HonesdalePA18431
    (570)253-5900
    528 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Lake ArielWestern Wayne High School
    1970a Easton Turnpike
    Lake ArielPA18436
    (800)321-9973
    677 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Lake Ariel
    Western Wayne Middle School
    1970b Easton Turnpike
    Lake ArielPA18436
    (800)321-9973
    516 students | Gr. 6-8
  • WaymartWilson Elementary School
    74 Belmont St
    WaymartPA18472
    (800)321-9973
    387 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Wayne County County Statistics (PA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 52,800 people 12,486,907 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 20% 22%
Median Household Income $47,750 $46,583
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Wayne County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.46, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.47. The most diverse school district in Wayne County is Galileo Charter School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or in the USA.