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Central Dauphin School District
  • HARRISBURG, PA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade B
  8. Sports
    grade A+
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Central Dauphin School District is an above average, public school district located in HARRISBURG, PA. It has 12,214 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 42% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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600 RUTHERFORD RD
HARRISBURG, PA 17109

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
42%
Average Graduation Rate
86%
Average SAT
1160
843 responses
Average ACT
27
150 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
12,214
Free or Reduced Lunch
45.5%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$71,336
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$16,224 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    65%
  • Support Services
    32%
  • Other
    3%

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$52,306
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,055
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$157,100
National
$217,500

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