Burrell School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Westmoreland

District Profile

1021 Puckety Church Rd

Lower Burrell, PA 15068-8745

Phone 724-334-1406

Fax 724-334-1429

Includes the municipalities of Lower Burrell City, Upper Burrell Township.

Square Miles

26.65

Students Enrolled

1,803

Total Number of Schools:

4
  • Bon Air El Sch (K-3)
  • Burrell HS (9-12)
  • Charles A Huston MS (6,7-8)
  • Stewart El Sch (4-5)

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

Total Students

1,803

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.06%
Asian
0.61%
Black
1.72%
Latino
1.11%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
2.88%
White
93.62%

Gender

Male
51.08%
Female
48.92%

Other Statistics

Special Education
16.45%
English Learner
0.06%

Financials

Median Household Income

$64,827.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $17,512,661.90 58.62%
State Revenues $12,090,953.98 40.47%
Federal $267,057.67 0.89%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$13,990,734.88
Property Values Within District
$144,700.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

91.56%

Rigorous Courses

16
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

79.02%
College/University
1.40%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 60.47% 62.79% N/A
Grade 4 77.69% 63.64% 89.26%
Grade 5 65.39% 53.08% N/A
Grade 6 69.84% 28.57% N/A
Grade 7 51.75% 29.37% N/A
Grade 8 71.85% 48.89% 68.66%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 63.38% 57.34% 69.93%

Staff

122

Teachers

7

Administrators

40

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Shannon Wagner

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Pam Key
Board President
7 2019-2023
Rick Kaczor
Board Vice President
5 2021-2025
Gretchen Beveridge
7 2019-2023
Thomas Deiseroth
3 2019-2023
LeeAnn Guido
3 2021-2025
Jean Schager
1 2021-2025
Tricia Shank
9 2019-2023
Timothy Vinkovich
1 2021-2025
Nikki Watson
1 2021-2025

* 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.