Mechanicsburg Area SD School District

All
(8)
All
(8)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(7)
Elementary
(7)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Mechanicsburg Area SD School District serving 3,995 students in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Mechanicsburg Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Mechanicsburg Broad Street Elementary School
    200 S Broad St
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4574

    Grades: 1-5 | 227 students
  • Mechanicsburg Elmwood Elementary School
    100 E Elmwood Avenue
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4578

    Grades: 1-5 | 449 students
  • Mechanicsburg Kindergarten Center At Filbert St
    505 S Filbert Street
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)506-0852

    Grades: K | 361 students
  • Mechanicsburg Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School
    500 S Broad St
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4530

    Grades: 9-12 | 1158 students
  • Mechanicsburg Mechanicsburg Middle School
    1750 South Market Street
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4560

    Grades: 6-8 | 907 students
  • Mechanicsburg Northside Elementary School
    411 N Walnut St
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4581

    Grades: 1-5 | 239 students
  • Mechanicsburg Shepherdstown Elementary School
    1849 S York St
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4589

    Grades: 1-2 | 253 students
  • Mechanicsburg Upper Allen Elementary School
    1790 S Market St
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    (717)691-4594

    Grades: 3-5 | 401 students

Overview

School District NameMechanicsburg Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,995 students
# of Teachers273 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,988 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,007 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students124 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students252 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students365 students
% Black Students
9%
# of White Students3,087 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students159 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:363
# of Students in 1st Grade:330
# of Students in 2nd Grade:294
# of Students in 3rd Grade:357
# of Students in 4th Grade:317
# of Students in 5th Grade:269
# of Students in 6th Grade:323
# of Students in 7th Grade:282
# of Students in 8th Grade:302
# of Students in 9th Grade:285
# of Students in 10th Grade:286
# of Students in 11th Grade:296
# of Students in 12th Grade:291
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Mechanicsburg Area 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 93% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mechanicsburg 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)
75%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mechanicsburg 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 Rate
93%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mechanicsburg 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 $14,134 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 $12,503 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$52 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mechanicsburg Area SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$46 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Mechanicsburg 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$14,134$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mechanicsburg 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$12,503$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mechanicsburg Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
Learn how various states regulate maximum class sizes.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Mechanicsburg Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.39, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Northside Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.