In 2015, the district`s completion rate was 96%.  In 2009, Derry Township District School reported 7 incidents of harassment in the previous school year.   Under Pennsylvania law, all K-12 students in the District, including those attending a private private school, a cyber charter school, a charter school and a Homeschool, have the right to participate in extracurricular programs, including all athletic programs. They must follow the same eligibility rules as students enrolled in district schools.  In 2007, Pennsylvania Education Minister Gerald Zahorchak was appointed to the Pennsylvania House Education Commission on Full-time Kindergarten. He said the districts that offered the program would see a significant drop in the number of special class students due to early detection and early intervention. He assured that the high costs of full-time nursery would be recovered by districts where special teaching costs are lower.  Since 2008/2009, the county has been offering full-time child care. Derry Township School District has not seen a decline in the number of specialized educators serving it, which does not yield savings. Compensation terms: The annual increase is the highest percentage granted to other district administrators, with additional increases based on the benefit at the discretion of the board of directors.
The State of the Future Program has made hundreds of thousands more public funds available to districts to purchase laptops for each basic secondary school class (English, science, history, mathematics) and pay for teacher training to optimize computer use. The program was funded from 2006 to 2009. Derry Township School District applied to participate and received $126,270 in 2007-08 and $90,873 in 2008-09 for a total of $217,143.  Terms of pay: entitle to an annual increase in basic wages, unless there is an unsatisfactory performance assessment. Amount set by the Ministry of Education. Hershey High School has reached 94.3 out of 100. Reflected on grades, mathematics and scientific results. The PDE reported that 90.8% of high school students were in an emergency situation in reading/literature. In algebra 1, 77% of students at the end of the course showed their grade skills.
In Biology I, 83% at the end of the course demonstrated scientific understanding at the level.  Across the country, 53% of 11th graders scored 70 or higher. Five percent of the 2,033 Grade 11 schools were rated at 90 or above; 20% were evaluated between 80 and 89; 28 per cent between 70 and 79; 25 per cent between 60 and 69 and 22 per cent below 60. The results of the Keystone exam showed that 73 percent of students attained English across the country, 64 percent of algebra I and 59 percent in biology.   Background: Former Assistant superintendent and superintendent commissioner of Steelton Highspire. His 20 years of training include his work as assistant principal and principal at Susquehanna Township and Steelton Highspire and teaching in the Harrisburg and Steelton-Highspire school districts. School district governments must apply annually to the state for Title II funding. In 2012-13, the Derry Township School District received $55,251 in federal funding.  In 2014-15, the Derry Township School District requested $49,744.  During the 2011/2012 school year, the Derry Township School District received $2,070,099 in basic public assistance.  In addition, the District received $64,454 in liability block grants.
The Pennsylvania State`s education budget is $5,354,629,000 for 2011-12 primary education funding. This represents an increase of $233.29 million (4.6%) over the amount of government appropriations agreed for 2010-2011.  The largest increase in basic public assistance was attributed to the Duques City District School District, which received a 49% increase in public funding for 2011-12.  In 2009, the administration reported that 441 students were receiving a free or enhanced lunch on