Central Dauphin East Senior High School

Tel: (717)541-1662
  • Central Dauphin East Senior High School serves 1,397 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Central Dauphin East Senior High School operates within the Central Dauphin School District.
  • Central Dauphin School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1397 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,397 students
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Central Dauphin East Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeCentral Dauphin East Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
11%
4%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
18%
10%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
33%
15%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
31%
68%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Dauphin East Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.51
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
44%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
Central Dauphin East Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Central Dauphin School District's student population of 11,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 85% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,642 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,562 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameCentral Dauphin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed11,1681,464
Central Dauphin School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate87%89%
Central Dauphin School District Graduation Rate (1993-2016)
District Total Revenue$160 MM$19 MM
Central Dauphin School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$149 MM$19 MM
Central Dauphin School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$14,642$13,048
Central Dauphin School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,562$12,915
Central Dauphin School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    (717)545-4709
    0 6-8 687
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    Grades: KG-5 | 643 students
    0.3 miles
    4525 Union Deposit Rd
    Harrisburg, PA 17111
    (717)657-3204
    0.3 KG-5 643
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    Grades: KG-5 | 364 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Oakmont Rd
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)657-3203
    0.6 KG-5 364
  • Harrisburg Central Dauphin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
    0.9 miles
    4600 Locust Lane
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)540-4606
    0.9 6-8 722
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    Grades: 9-12 | 990 students
    1.3 miles
    6001 Locust Ln
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)652-3170
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Pennsylvania public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Pennsylvania is York Academy Regional Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.