York County School Division Strategic Plan

Goal 2: Engagement & Rigor


Objective: Class Size


  • The division average class size at the elementary level will be at or below 20:1 for students in grades K-2 and 25:1 for students in grades 3-5, subject to available resources. The division average class size in core courses at the secondary level will be below 30 students, subject to available resources.

2013-2014 York County School Division Average Class Size
Elementary Schools Average Class Size
Kindergarten 19.21
First Grade 19.23
Second Grade 20.02
K-2 Average 19.49
Third Grade 22.33
Fourth Grade 22.50
Fifth Grade 23.88
3-5 Average 22.90
Middle Schools Average Class Size
English 23.14
Math 24.05
Science 23.55
History/Social Studies 24.19
Average 23.73
High Schools Average Class Size
English 19.65
Math 20.33
Science 20.79
History/Social Studies 21.22
Average 20.50

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