Derry, PA
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Derry Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Derry Area Sd School District Details

Derry Area Sd School District
982 N Chestnut Street Ext
Derry, PA 15627

2,143 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Derry Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Derry Area Middle School
994 North Chestnut St Ext
Derry, PA, 15627
06-08
Derry Area High School
988 North Chestnut St Ext
Derry, PA, 15627
09-12
Grandview Elementary School
188 Recreation Rd
Derry, PA, 15627
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.2% 70.4%
Black 1.1% 15.5%
Hispanic 0.5% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.0% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.2% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,041 $15,138,150 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $524 $1,126,600 3.6%
Staff $435 $935,250 3.0%
General Administration $407 $875,050 2.8%
School Administration $578 $1,242,700 4.0%
Operation $1,393 $2,994,950 9.5%
Transportation $833 $1,790,950 5.7%
Other $250 $537,500 1.7%
Total Support $4,419 $9,500,850 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,147 $6,766,050 21.5%
Total Expenditures $14,607 $31,405,050 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%