Upper Darby Kdg Center

  • Upper Darby Kdg Center serves 653 students in grades Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Upper Darby Kdg Center's student population of 653 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Total Students653 students
This chart display total students of Upper Darby Kdg Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Upper Darby Kdg Center
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Upper Darby Kdg Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Upper Darby Kdg Center's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Upper Darby Kdg Center is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio31:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Upper Darby Kdg Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
23%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
46%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
14%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upper Darby Kdg Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.710.27
This chart display the diversity score of Upper Darby Kdg Center and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Upper Darby Kdg Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUpper Darby SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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