Danville Area School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,294 students in Danville Area School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Danville Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Danville Area School District are Danville Area Senior High School, Liberty-valley Elementary School and Danville Area Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Danville Area School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Danville Area School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Danville Area School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,981 Schools
# Students
2,294 Students
1,705,456 Students
# Teachers
181 Teachers
117,508 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Danville Area School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 706 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#82 out of 707 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Danville Area   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Danville Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Danville Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Danville Area   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.53
# American Indian Students
3 Students
2,610 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
89 Students
66,991 Students
% Asian Students
4%
4%
# Hispanic Students
71 Students
194,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
11%
# Black Students
51 Students
247,656 Students
% Black Students
2%
15%
# White Students
2,005 Students
1,124,325 Students
% White Students
88%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
72 Students
66,941 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,800
# Students in K Grade:
190
120,153
# Students in 1st Grade:
191
125,768
# Students in 2nd Grade:
172
125,945
# Students in 3rd Grade:
165
129,030
# Students in 4th Grade:
172
133,005
# Students in 5th Grade:
170
133,737
# Students in 6th Grade:
185
132,610
# Students in 7th Grade:
184
132,085
# Students in 8th Grade:
198
133,317
# Students in 9th Grade:
183
139,322
# Students in 10th Grade:
160
133,615
# Students in 11th Grade:
166
130,154
# Students in 12th Grade:
158
128,915
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,848 is higher than the state median of $16,289. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,656 is higher than the state median of $15,665. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$41 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Danville Area   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$52 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Danville Area   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,848
$16,289
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Danville Area   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,656
$15,665
This chart display average spending per public school student in Danville Area   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Danville Area School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Danville Area Senior High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
733 Ironmen Lane
Danville, PA 17821
(570) 271-3268
Grades: 9-12
| 667 students
Rank: #22.
Liberty-valley Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
327 Liberty Valley Rd
Danville, PA 17821
(570) 271-3268
Grades: 3-5
| 507 students
Rank: #33.
Danville Area Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Northumberland Road
Danville, PA 17821
(570) 271-3268
Grades: 6-8
| 567 students
931 Ironmen Lane
Danville, PA 17821
(570) 271-3268
Grades: K-2
| 553 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.23

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