Truancy

Truancy closely correlates with school dropout rates. York County’s truancy rate has consistently been lower than that of Pennsylvania’s, though the rate has fluctuated greatly one year to the next. 



School District 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Hanover 5.24% 0.00% 7.79% 12.82% 38.10% 0.00% 0.00% 3.83% 3.49% 6.52% 2.70%
Pennsylvania 10.73% 8.52% 7.91% 7.52% 6.90% 8.22% 6.97% 7.95% 7.43% 7.66% 7.28%
South Eastern 4.99% 5.09% 5.80% 7.01% 6.53% 5.82% 6.98% 8.27% 3.96% 3.22% 1.94%
Northeastern 6.08% 5.40% 3.08% 3.93% 5.10% 5.18% 2.20% 0.24% 0.63% 1.70% 1.27%
York Suburban 3.37% 3.62% 3.89% 3.26% 2.07% 3.61% 4.00% 0.66% 1.75% 0.55% 0.49%
Dover Area 7.37% 4.38% 2.33% 2.95% 0.88% 1.72% 2.04% 6.65% 13.78% 22.34% 2.53%
Eastern York 3.07% 5.19% 1.61% 2.92% 2.88% 2.79% 2.28% 3.21% 1.91% 6.08% 1.05%
York County 5.61% 8.57% 4.39% 2.82% 5.41% 4.27% 4.63% 4.85% 5.26% 6.61% 4.51%
South Western 2.60% 5.53% 2.60% 2.76% 3.99% 0.76% 2.40% 2.21% 4.25% 2.89% 1.83%
Red Lion 1.72% 1.52% 1.37% 2.06% 0.75% 0.72% 0.35% 1.38% 1.18% 1.49% 0.23%
West York 2.71% 2.06% 1.18% 1.71% 1.35% 1.02% 0.48% 2.20% 1.25% 5.58% 5.91%
Spring Grove 4.77% 6.53% 2.21% 1.66% 1.85% 1.31% 1.06% 1.44% 0.98% 1.99% 2.90%
West Shore 3.10% 2.45% 1.81% 1.46% 2.36% 2.01% 2.26% 1.80% 2.19% 1.43% 2.25%
Southern York County 2.21% 2.54% 1.84% 1.21% 2.77% 1.83% 2.99% 0.75% 0.68% 0.92% 1.93%
Dallastown 0.97% 1.91% 0.87% 0.78% 0.68% 0.79% 1.29% 1.43% 3.43% 0.63% 0.73%
Central York 1.89% 0.65% 1.01% 0.61% 0.85% 0.78% 0.89% 0.47% 0.91% 0.79% 2.29%
Northern York County 1.51% 4.72% 0.73% 0.09% 0.38% 0.35% 0.41% 0.44% 0.44% 1.16% 1.32%
York City 30.26% 25.69% 30.26% 0.00% 31.87% 30.22% 32.87% 33.55% 35.72% 39.04% 29.15%

Year displayed in table represents end of the school year. For example, 2011 is the 2010-2011 school year.