Harrisburg City SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Harrisburg City SD School District serving 5,307 students in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Harrisburg City SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Harrisburg Camp Curtin Academy
    2900 N 6th Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)703-4200

    Grades: 5-8 | 577 students
  • Harrisburg Cougar Academy
    1601 State St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717)703-4325

    Grades: 1-12 | 208 students
  • Harrisburg Downey School
    1313 Monroe St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717)703-1240

    Grades: K-4 | 408 students
  • Harrisburg Foose School
    1301 Sycamore St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1280

    Grades: K-4 | 447 students
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg High School
    2451 Market St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717)703-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1055 students
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp
    215 Market Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
    (717)703-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 294 students
  • Harrisburg Marshall Academy
    301 Hale Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1400

    Grades: 5-8 | 121 students
  • Harrisburg Marshall Math Science Academy
    301 Hale Avenue
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1200

    Grades: 5-8 | 344 students
  • Harrisburg Melrose School
    2041 Berryhill St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1440

    Grades: K-4 | 604 students
  • Harrisburg Rowland Academy
    1842 Derry Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-4500

    Grades: 5-8 | 723 students
  • Harrisburg Scott School
    1900 Derry Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-4560

    Grades: K-4 | 526 students

Overview

School District NameHarrisburg City SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,307 students
# of Teachers433 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students2,641 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,666 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.57
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students241 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students1,907 students
% Hispanic Students
36%
# of Black Students2,911 students
% Black Students
55%
# of White Students155 students
% White Students
2%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students88 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:407
# of Students in 1st Grade:398
# of Students in 2nd Grade:439
# of Students in 3rd Grade:419
# of Students in 4th Grade:349
# of Students in 5th Grade:506
# of Students in 6th Grade:511
# of Students in 7th Grade:444
# of Students in 8th Grade:410
# of Students in 9th Grade:510
# of Students in 10th Grade:376
# of Students in 11th Grade:242
# of Students in 12th Grade:296
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Harrisburg City 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 59% has increased from 51% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrisburg City 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)
25%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrisburg City 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 Rate
59%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harrisburg City 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 $22,554 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 $23,460 is higher 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$142 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harrisburg City SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$148 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Harrisburg City SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$22,554$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harrisburg City SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$23,460$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harrisburg City 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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Harrisburg City SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.57, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Marshall Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.