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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Wayne Highlands SD School District serving 2,552 students in Damascus, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Wayne Highlands SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Damascus Damascus Area School
    174 High School Rd
    Damascus, PA 18415
    (570)224-4114

    Grades: PK-8 | 315 students
  • Honesdale Honesdale High School
    459 Terrace St
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    (570)253-2046

    Grades: 9-12 | 811 students
  • Honesdale Lakeside Elementary School
    129 Lakeside Dr
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    (570)253-6820

    Grades: 3-5 | 417 students
  • Lakewood Preston School
    1493 Crosstown Highway
    Lakewood, PA 18439
    (570)798-2516

    Grades: K-8 | 175 students
  • Honesdale Stourbridge Primary Center
    123 Abc Drive
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    (570)253-3010

    Grades: PK-2 | 374 students
  • Honesdale Wayne Highlands Middle School
    482 Grove St
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    (570)253-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 460 students

Overview

School District NameWayne Highlands SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,552 students
# of Teachers206 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students1,307 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,245 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.13
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students18 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students85 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students21 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,381 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students38 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:202
# of Students in 1st Grade:161
# of Students in 2nd Grade:183
# of Students in 3rd Grade:193
# of Students in 4th Grade:202
# of Students in 5th Grade:186
# of Students in 6th Grade:193
# of Students in 7th Grade:193
# of Students in 8th Grade:228
# of Students in 9th Grade:226
# of Students in 10th Grade:186
# of Students in 11th Grade:198
# of Students in 12th Grade:201
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Wayne Highlands SD School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 decreased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne Highlands 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%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,631 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 $14,737 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$44 MM$19 MM
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Spending$42 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Wayne Highlands SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,631$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wayne Highlands SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,737$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wayne Highlands 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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Did You Know?
Wayne Highlands SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.13, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Stourbridge Primary Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.