Hershey Ms



Hershey Ms Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hershey Ms Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 268
7 320
8 282
9 1
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hershey Ms is a public high school of the Derry Township School District located in Hershey, PA. It has 871 students in grades 6th through 9th. Hershey Ms is the 258th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 6,818th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 871
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.05

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Hershey Ms Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 447
(51%)
1,014
(51%)
 Male 424
(49%)
983
(49%)

Hershey Ms Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 666
(76%)
1,548
(78%)
 Asian 83
(10%)
207
(10%)
 Hispanic 50
(6%)
108
(5%)
 Black 38
(4%)
82
(4%)
 Two or More 33
(4%)
47
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Hershey Ms Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 700
(80%)
1,651
(83%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 149
(17%)
311
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(3%)
35
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hershey Ms is ranked 530th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hershey Ms students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.6%) is lower than the state average of 45.1%. 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.

Hershey Ms Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 840
2006 853
2007 812
2008 850
2009 829
2010 870
2011 869
2012 868
2013 849
2014 863
2015 871

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 13
2007 12.2
2008 12.3
2009 12.4
2010 12.7
2011 12.8
2012 12.7
2013 12.2
2014 12.6
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.09047619047619
2006 0.10082063305979
2007 0.098522167487685
2008 0.11529411764706
2009 0.13027744270205
2010 0.15402298850575
2011 0.15304948216341
2012 0.14861751152074
2013 0.16961130742049
2014 0.2305909617613
2015 0.1963260619977

Compare Hershey Ms to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.6%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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