Hanover Area SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Hanover Area SD School District serving 2,037 students in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Hanover Area SD School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameHanover Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,037 students
# of Teachers118 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,004 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,033 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students291 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students213 students
% Black Students
10%
# of White Students1,465 students
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students52 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:161
# of Students in 1st Grade:172
# of Students in 2nd Grade:135
# of Students in 3rd Grade:163
# of Students in 4th Grade:154
# of Students in 5th Grade:139
# of Students in 6th Grade:163
# of Students in 7th Grade:187
# of Students in 8th Grade:161
# of Students in 9th Grade:151
# of Students in 10th Grade:155
# of Students in 11th Grade:150
# of Students in 12th Grade:146
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Hanover Area SD School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hanover Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hanover Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hanover Area SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,187 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,660 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$27 MM$19 MM
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Spending$26 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Hanover Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,187$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hanover Area SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,660$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hanover Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Hanover Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Hanover Green Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.