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Central Dauphin School District

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (717) 545-4703
  • 600 Rutherford Rd
  • Harrisburg, PA-5297
  • Website
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About this district

Central Dauphin School District is a public school district in Pennsylvania. They serve 11,500 students across 21 schools, and its teachers have had 1,153 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    21
  • Students
    11,500
  • Teachers
    804

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Central Dauphin School District Demographics

65%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
41%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

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.

Central Dauphin School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Central Dauphin School District had a total revenue of $198.4 million in the 2016-17 school year. 71.8% came from local sources, 24.6% from state sources, and 3.6% from federal sources.

Central Dauphin School District had a per-pupil revenue of $17,251 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 71.8% came from local sources, 24.6% from state sources, and 3.6% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Central Dauphin School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Jul 17, 2024

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Central Dauphin School District

$581,204
raised using DonorsChoose
1,153
projects funded
345
teachers funded
3,709
donors
75
projects for basic supplies
417
projects for technology
193
projects for books
16
projects for art supplies

Central Dauphin School District has received support from 2,656 individuals from Pennsylvania and 1,053 individuals out-of-state.