Central Dauphin Middle School

  • Central Dauphin Middle School serves 739 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Central Dauphin Middle School's student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students739 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Dauphin Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Dauphin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Dauphin Middle School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1575 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Dauphin Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.410.27
This chart display the diversity score of Central Dauphin Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Dauphin Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Dauphin SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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