Belle Vernon Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Westmoreland

District Profile

270 Crest Ave

Belle Vernon, PA 15012-4200

Phone 724-808-2500

Fax 724-929-5598

Includes the municipalities of Belle Vernon Borough, Fayette City Borough, North Belle Vernon Borough, Rostraver Township, Washington Township.

Square Miles

43.82

Students Enrolled

2,418

Total Number of Schools:

4
  • Belle Vernon Area HS (9-12)
  • Belle Vernon Area MS (7-8)
  • Marion El Sch (K-6)
  • Rostraver El Sch (K-6)

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

2,418

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.04%
Asian
1.28%
Black
2.07%
Latino
2.81%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
4.05%
White
89.74%

Gender

Male
50.91%
Female
49.09%

Other Statistics

Special Education
12.03%
English Learner
0.62%

Financials

Median Household Income

$64,151.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $20,286,773.33 52.06%
State Revenues $17,763,117.42 45.59%
Federal $827,830.18 2.12%
Other $83,964.50 0.21%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$14,694,800.49
Property Values Within District
$125,200.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

92.89%

Rigorous Courses

16
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

63.44%
College/University
9.14%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 68.02% 68.02% N/A
Grade 4 69.80% 55.03% 84.56%
Grade 5 59.36% 41.67% N/A
Grade 6 75.44% 49.71% N/A
Grade 7 72.49% 35.45% N/A
Grade 8 61.43% 30.00% 68.57%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 69.68% 63.16% 79.33%

Staff

142

Teachers

6

Administrators

101

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

17:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Kenneth Williams

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Joel Whiteko
Board President
7 2019-2023
Stacey Livengood
Board Vice President
4 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

100 Level - Certificate in Board Governance

9
Michelle Callaway-Rodriguez
5 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Jason Gross
< 1 year 2022-2023
John Habel
1 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Robert Harhai
3 2019-2023
Tara Jurczak
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Janis Niemiec
1 2022-2023
Gloria Yuschak
5 2021-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

* In accordance with Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019, school board directors are required to complete approved training starting in the 2018-2019 school year. School board directors who began their term in 2017 are permitted to take this training, but it is not required. School board directors who began their term after July 1, 2018 are required to complete an initial 5 hours of new school director training and at the beginning of each subsequent election, 3 hours of advanced school director training. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and ongoing.