Northumberland Road
Danville, PA 17821
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Danville Area Middle School serves 567 students in grades 6-8.
Danville Area Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Danville Area Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Danville Area Middle School's student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Danville Area Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Danville Area Middle School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1151 out of 2797 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 567 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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