Donegal Primary School



Donegal Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Donegal Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 237
1 226
2 259
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Donegal Primary School is a public elementary school located in Mount Joy, PA in the Donegal School District. It enrolls 722 students in grades 1st through 12th. Donegal Primary School is the 188th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 7,058th largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 722
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,058th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 188th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,637th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 396th out of 1,773

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Donegal Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 382
(53%)
833
(51%)
 Female 340
(47%)
791
(49%)

Donegal Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 587
(81%)
1,320
(81%)
 Hispanic 94
(13%)
186
(11%)
 Black 19
(3%)
40
(2%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
61
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Donegal Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 441
(61%)
961
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(34%)
575
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(5%)
88
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Donegal Primary School is ranked 527th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Donegal Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Donegal Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 645
2006 692
2007 684
2008 594
2009 629
2010 656
2011 687
2012 636
2013 665
2014 680
2015 722

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 19.5
2007 18.7
2008 16.8
2009 17.9
2010 16.6
2011 16.5
2012 16.4
2013 18
2014 17.9
2015 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27751937984496
2006 0.3106936416185
2007 0.33333333333333
2008 0.35858585858586
2009 0.40540540540541
2010 0.3765243902439
2011 0.37991266375546
2012 0.38050314465409
2013 0.38646616541353
2014 0.37941176470588
2015 0.38919667590028

Compare Donegal Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.9%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Donegal Primary School
Mount Joy, PA
Public KG - 02 722 18.6:1  
Lancaster Mennonite Kraybill Campus
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Private PK - 08 203 14:1 2 miles
The Janus School
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Private 01 - 12 76 4:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 03 284 15.8:1 4 miles
Susquehanna Waldorf School
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Private PK - 07 116 7:1 4 miles
Clearview Mennonite School
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Private 01 - 08 60 12:1 4 miles
Donegal Intermediate School
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Public 03 - 06 902 17:1 4 miles
Farmdale Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 521 13.6:1 4 miles
Park Elementary School
Columbia, PA
Public KG - 04 547 13.8:1 5 miles
Our Lady of the Angels School
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Private PK - 08 155 11:1 5 miles
Landisville Pri Center
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Public KG - 03 520 15.9:1 5 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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