York City SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by York City SD School District serving 5,410 students in York, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

York City SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • York Davis School
    300 S Ogontz St
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1246

    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
  • York Devers School
    801 Chanceford Ave
    York, PA 17404
    (717)849-1210

    Grades: PK-8 | 673 students
  • York Ferguson School
    525 N Newberry St
    York, PA 17404
    (717)849-1344

    Grades: PK-8 | 757 students
  • York Goode School
    251 N Broad St
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1314

    Grades: PK-8 | 615 students
  • York Hannah Penn Middle School
    415 E Boundary Ave
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1256

    Grades: PK-8 | 578 students
  • York Jackson School
    177 E Jackson St
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1223

    Grades: PK-8 | 543 students
  • York Mckinley School
    600 Manor St
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1312

    Grades: PK-8 | 640 students
  • York William Penn Senior High School
    101 W College Ave
    York, PA 17403
    (717)849-1218

    Grades: 9-12 | 1110 students

Overview

School District NameYork City SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,410 students
# of Teachers352 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,574 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students2,836 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.67
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students19 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students2,399 students
% Hispanic Students
44%
# of Black Students1,870 students
% Black Students
35%
# of White Students684 students
% White Students
13%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students432 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:522
# of Students in 1st Grade:473
# of Students in 2nd Grade:514
# of Students in 3rd Grade:479
# of Students in 4th Grade:487
# of Students in 5th Grade:460
# of Students in 6th Grade:448
# of Students in 7th Grade:462
# of Students in 8th Grade:455
# of Students in 9th Grade:380
# of Students in 10th Grade:303
# of Students in 11th Grade:223
# of Students in 12th Grade:204
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • York 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 63% has decreased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of York 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)
24%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of York 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
63%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of York 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 $23,143 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 $25,615 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$115 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of York City SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$127 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of York 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$23,143$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in York 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$25,615$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in York 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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York City SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Goode School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.