Hershey Early Childhood Center

  • Hershey Early Childhood Center serves 410 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Hershey Early Childhood Center's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1
Total Students410 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hershey Early Childhood Center
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Hershey Early Childhood Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Hershey Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hershey Early Childhood Center is 0.54, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hershey Early Childhood Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
15%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hershey Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hershey Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hershey Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hershey Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hershey Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.540.27
This chart display the diversity score of Hershey Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hershey Early Childhood Center 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
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hershey Early Childhood Center 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 NameDerry Township SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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