You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts
To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

Derby Public School District

  • Schools
    6
  • Students
    1,236
  • Teachers
    122

Derby Public School District is a public school district in Connecticut. They serve 1,236 students across 6 schools, and its teachers have had 292 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Derby Public School District Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (203) 736-5027
  • 35 5th St
  • Derby, CT-1817
  • Website

Derby Public School District Students

86%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
53%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Derby Public School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Derby Public School District had a total revenue of $34.2 million in the 2016-17 school year. 54.9% came from local sources, 37.5% from state sources, and 7.5% from federal sources.

Derby Public School District had a per-pupil revenue of $27,659 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 54.9% came from local sources, 37.5% from state sources, and 7.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

DonorsChoose is the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

As a teacher-founded nonprofit, we're trusted by thousands of teachers and supporters across the country. Each classroom request for funding was created by a classroom teacher and reviewed by the DonorsChoose team.

See how DonorsChoose works

Derby Public School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 26, 2022

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

Derby Public School District

$134,927
raised using DonorsChoose
292
projects funded
83
teachers funded
982
donors
14
projects for basic supplies
19
projects for technology
32
projects for books
13
projects for art supplies

Derby Public School District has received support from 626 individuals from Connecticut and 356 individuals out-of-state.

Support Derby Public School District and Nearby Projects