Central Dauphin Middle School

  • Central Dauphin Middle School serves 726 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Central Dauphin Middle School operates within the Central Dauphin School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 726 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 726 students
Central Dauphin Middle School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Central Dauphin Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Central Dauphin Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Central Dauphin Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Central Dauphin Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
4%
4%
Central Dauphin Middle School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
8%
10%
Central Dauphin Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
8%
15%
Central Dauphin Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
76%
68%
Central Dauphin Middle School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Central Dauphin Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Central Dauphin Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Central Dauphin Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.41 0.25
Central Dauphin Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
41%
Central Dauphin Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Central Dauphin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Central Dauphin School District's student population of 10,950 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,146 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,185 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Central Dauphin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 10,950 1,497
Central Dauphin School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $165 MM $21 MM
Central Dauphin School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $166 MM $20 MM
Central Dauphin School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,146 $13,911
Central Dauphin School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,185 $13,599
Central Dauphin School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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