Performance Profile

Dauphin County Technical School (2013 - 2014)

School Fast Facts
School Specifics
School Name Dauphin County Technical School
School Address 6001 Locust Ln
Harrisburg, PA 17109-5631
Website http://www.dcts.org
Telephone Number 717-652-3170
Grades Offered 9, 10, 11, 12
Title I School No
Number of Advanced Placement Courses Offered 4
Average Years of Educational Experience (Total) 14.39
Average Years of Educational Experience (In LEA) 8.11
Percent of Classes Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers 97.64
School Enrollment 996
Percent of Gifted Students 0.50
Dropout Rate (Percent) 0.1
Member District Enrollment
The information listed below indicates the name(s) of the school district(s) sending students to this CTC. Also listed is the number of students from the associated district attending the CTC and the corresponding percent of enrollment at the CTC that the district represents.
Name Number Percent
Central Dauphin SD 448 43.41
Derry Township SD 34 3.29
Halifax Area SD 36 3.49
Harrisburg City SD 210 20.35
Lower Dauphin SD 99 9.59
Middletown Area SD 95 9.21
Millersburg Area SD 7 0.68
Steelton-Highspire SD 16 1.55
Susquehanna Township SD 83 8.04
Upper Dauphin Area SD 3 0.29
Lehighton Area SD 1 0.10
Career and Technical Center (CTC) Programs
Career and Technical Programs Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Operations, General;Graphic Communications, Other;Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications;Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General;Institutional Food Workers;Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician;Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General;Child Care and Support Services Management;Criminal Justice/Police Science;Mason/Masonry;Carpentry/Carpenter;Electrical and Power Transmission Installers, Other;Construction Trades, Other;Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician;Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician;Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician;Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician;Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other;Machine Tool Technology/Machinist;Commercial and Advertising Art;Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant;Health/Medical Assisting Services, Other;Management Information Systems, General;Sales, Distribution and Marketing Operations, General;
Post Secondary Articulation Agreements
Please refer to the CTC website or visit the following link to view Statewide postsecondary articulations: http://www.collegetransfer.net/Default.aspx?tabid=943&from=4067
Supporting Intermediate Unit (IU)
Intermediate Unit Name Capital Area IU 15
Intermediate Unit Website http://www.caiu.org
Percent Enrollment By Ethnicity
American Indian/Alaskan Native (not Hispanic) 0
Asian (not Hispanic) 0.9
Black or African American (not Hispanic) 29.22
Hispanic (any race) 11.24
Multi-Racial (not Hispanic) 1.31
White (not Hispanic) 57.33
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (not Hispanic) 0
Percent Enrollment by Student Groups
Economically Disadvantaged 49.4
English Language Learner 2.21
Special Education 24.9
Percent Enrollment by Gender
Female 44.18
Male 55.82
Link to Supplemental Reports:
School Safety Report https://www.safeschools.state.pa.us
Special Education Data Report http://penndata.hbg.psu.edu
State Audit http://www.auditorgen.state.pa.us/audit-reports
Please visit the school website for programs offered and additional information.