Pennsylvania is Committed to the Advancement and Growth of Education for All Students Throughout the Commonwealth
The mission of the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) is to ensure that every learner has access to a world-class education system that academically prepares children and adults to succeed as productive citizens. Further, the Department seeks to establish a culture that is committed to improving opportunities throughout the commonwealth by ensuring that technical support, resources, and optimal learning environments are available for all students, whether children or adults.
Data, Reporting and Statistics
The Pennsylvania Department of Education compiles and analyzes a wide variety of data about attendance, graduation rates, schools and school districts, student progress, transportation, and other information. Detailed categories are shown below and can be found on the PDE website by clicking here.
- Assessment and Accountability
- Budget and Finance
- High School Graduation
- Postsecondary Education
- Research and Evaluation
- School Climate
- School Staff
Please note that not all information on the PDE website is accessible to the public.