Hempfield School District

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Hempfield School District
Hempfield School District (logo).png
Type and location
Country USA
Students and staff
Students 7218
Teachers 420
Other information
Website Hempfield School District

The Hempfield School District is a school district of 7218 students educated in 10 schools by 420 teachers in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.[1] It is a member of Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit (IU) 13. Hempfield school has many different extra curricular activities such as but not limiting to; Football, baseball, Track and Field, Cheerleading,Swimming, Dance and Arts.

The majority of students are white. There are 24 Native American students, 193 Asian students, and 193 black students, with 410 students of all races considering themselves Hispanic or Latino.[1]

Scholastic Performance[edit]

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts. Hempfield School District is in green at the left (west) side of the map.
2012 SAT: average scores
Lancaster County schools
School District Verbal Math Writing Total
Cocalico 498 515 491 1504
Columbia Borough 463 471 431 1365
Conestoga Valley 508 523 492 1523
Donegal 501 488 476 1465
Eastern Lancaster County 490 506 468 1464
Elizabethtown Area 510 522 486 1518
Ephrata Area 508 523 477 1508
Hempfield 519 547 499 1565
Lampeter-Strasburg 526 542 512 1580
Lancaster 415 426 402 1243
Manheim Central 510 514 496 1520
Manheim Township 537 557 524 1618
Penn Manor 497 516 479 1492
Pequea Valley 479 494 466 1439
Solanco 487 489 460 1436
Warwick 522 532 499 1553
County average 498 510 479 1487
Pennsylvania average 473 481 450 1404
U.S. average 497 514 489 1500
Possible on each test: 800 points
Source: Public School SAT Scores, PA Department of Education [1]
U.S. Average Source: 2011 SAT Report, CollegeBoard [2]

Attendance at Landisville Primary Center in Landisville, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.50%, essentially the same as the 96.89% scored in the prior year. Students were 93.7% proficient in math, 70.50% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Centerville Elementary School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.68%, essentially the same as the 96.43% scored in the prior year. Students were 88.4% proficient in math, 84.6% proficient in reading.

Attendance at East Petersburg Elementary School in East Petersburg, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.66%, essentially the same as the 96.67% scored in the prior year. Students were 79.4% proficient in math, 74.0% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Farmdale Elementary School in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.66%, essentially the same as the 96.73% scored in the prior year. Students were 74.8% proficient in math, 82.0% proficient in reading

Attendance at Mountville Elementary School in Mountville, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.62%, essentially the same as the 96.61% scored in the prior year. Students were 77.4% proficient in math, 76.5% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Rohrerstown Elementary School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.07%, essentially the same as the 96.53% scored in the prior year. Students were 86.0% proficient in math, 83.0% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Landisville Intermediate School in Landisville, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.90%, essentially the same as the 97.04% scored in the prior year. Students were 73.2% proficient in math, 79.9% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Centerville Middle School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 95.37%, essentially the same as the 95.50% scored in the prior year. Students were 80.4% proficient in math, 83.5% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Landisville Middle School in Landisville, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 96.90%, essentially the same as the 97.04% scored in the prior year. Students were 83.8% proficient in math, 83.6% proficient in reading.

Attendance at Hempfield High School in Landisville, Pennsylvania during the 2005-2006 school year was 92.07%, essentially the same as the 92.01% scored in the prior year. Students were 74.7% proficient in math, 76.6% proficient in reading.

Failing schools[edit]

Of the 117 schools in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Hempfield High School was one of only 13 schools that failed to reach all their Adequate Yearly Progress goals. The Special Education-IEP (Individualized Educational Program) students at HHS only achieved a reading proficiency of 32.8%. Those students had a math proficiency of 36.0% which was adequate to meet their goal.

Comparison to other Lancaster County school districts[edit]

Pennsylvania System of School Assessment
2011-2012 PSSA proficiency levels for Lancaster County schools
School District 3-5 Reading 3-5 Math 6-8 Reading 6-8 Math 11 Reading 11 Math
Cocalico 82.7% 86.1% 85.8% 89.5% 68.1% 61.4%
Columbia Borough 60.9% 72.4% 53.2% 67.3% 46.8% 45.3%
Conestoga Valley 76.3% 84.9% 83.9% 90.0% 82.7% 75.0%
Donegal 73.1% 82.5% 71.5% 82.9% 62.3% 51.8%
Eastern Lancaster County 72.5% 81.7% 79.9% 84.0% 74.4% 68.1%
Elizabethtown Area 70.8% 80.3% 76.6% 85.4% 72.2% 67.3%
Ephrata Area 77.4% 87.7% 79.1% 85.4% 72.3% 75.7%
Hempfield 85.5% 89.8% 86.5% 88.8% 76.6% 73.8%
Lampeter-Strasburg 89.0% 91.0% 86.9% 90.7% 86.1% 81.0%
Lancaster 50.5% 63.5% 46.4% 55.4% 43.9% 32.6%
Manheim Central 76.6% 83.7% 84.3% 90.1% 64.6% 64.5%
Manheim Township 80.1% 90.2% 85.9% 88.0% 77.7% 72.1%
Penn Manor 75.5% 86.4% 80.7% 85.6% 76.3% 69.7%
Pequea Valley 77.7% 86.4% 68.9% 74.4% 72.2% 52.0%
Solanco 82.9% 88.5% 85.6% 87.9% 69.6% 56.5%
Warwick 79.5% 83.7% 86.6% 87.1% 77.8% 72.8%
Source: http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/school_assessments/7442

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hempfield School District statistics