Donegal School District

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Donegal School District
Map of Lancaster County Pennsylvania School Districts.png
Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts. Donegal School District is the large orange area to the left (west) side of the map.
Address
1051 Koser Road
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania, Lancaster 17552
United States
Information
Type Public
Superintendent Dr. Susan M. Ursprung, Ed.D.
Faculty 204
Grades K-12
Enrolment 2538
Campus type Rural
Color(s) Green and White
Mascot Indian
Yearbook The Emerald
Website

The Donegal School District is a school district covering the Boroughs of Marietta and Mount Joy and East Donegal Township and the southern portion of Mount Joy Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. It is a member of Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit (IU) 13. The district operates one high school, one junior high school, one intermediate school, and one primary school. .

Comparison to other Lancaster County school districts[edit]

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]
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

Statistical snapshot[edit]

Donegal School District
Schools 4
Students 2538
Full Time Teachers 162
Student/Teacher Ratio 17:1
Male students 759
Female students 2000
Native American students 6
Asian students 29
Hispanic students 92
Black students 43
White (non-Hispanic) students 2368
Pre-Kindergarten 0
Kindergarten 160
1st Grade 164
2nd Grade 197
3rd Grade 193
4th Grade 206
5th Grade 190
6th Grade 213
7th Grade 239
8th Grade 207
9th Grade 239
10th Grade 193
11th Grade 164
12th Grade 173

Source: Local School Directory[1]

Schools[edit]

See also[edit]

  1. ^ Local School Directory