Lower Dauphin SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Lower Dauphin SD School District serving 3,712 students in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Lower Dauphin SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Elizabethtown Conewago Elementary School
    2809 Hershey Rd
    Elizabethtown, PA 17022
    (717)367-7233

    Grades: K-5 | 211 students
  • Grantville East Hanover Elementary School
    2673 Sand Beach Rd
    Grantville, PA 17028
    (717)469-2686

    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
  • Middletown Londonderry Elementary School
    260 Schoolhouse Rd
    Middletown, PA 17057
    (717)944-9462

    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
  • Hummelstown Lower Dauphin High School
    201 S Hanover St
    Hummelstown, PA 17036
    (717)566-5330

    Grades: 9-12 | 1146 students
  • Hummelstown Lower Dauphin Middle School
    251 Quarry Rd
    Hummelstown, PA 17036
    (717)566-5310

    Grades: 6-8 | 896 students
  • Hummelstown Nye Elementary School
    200 S John St
    Hummelstown, PA 17036
    (717)566-0300

    Grades: K-5 | 360 students
  • Hummelstown Price
    101 East High Street
    Hummelstown, PA 17036
    (717)566-5325

    Grades: 6-12 | 16 students
  • Hershey South Hanover Elementary School
    15 W 3rd St
    Hershey, PA 17033
    (717)566-2564

    Grades: K-5 | 402 students

Overview

School District NameLower Dauphin SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,712 students
# of Teachers278 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students1,799 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students1,913 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students82 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students272 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students56 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students3,142 students
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students158 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:276
# of Students in 1st Grade:269
# of Students in 2nd Grade:259
# of Students in 3rd Grade:276
# of Students in 4th Grade:276
# of Students in 5th Grade:298
# of Students in 6th Grade:278
# of Students in 7th Grade:312
# of Students in 8th Grade:309
# of Students in 9th Grade:278
# of Students in 10th Grade:292
# of Students in 11th Grade:301
# of Students in 12th Grade:288
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lower Dauphin SD School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 94% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lower Dauphin 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)
77%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lower Dauphin 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
94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lower Dauphin 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 $14,723 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 $13,549 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$56 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lower Dauphin SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Lower Dauphin SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,723$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lower Dauphin SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,549$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lower Dauphin 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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Lower Dauphin SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.27, which is same as the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Price. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.