Chartiers-Houston School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Washington

District Profile

2020 W Pike St

Houston, PA 15342-1052

Phone 724-746-1400

Fax 724-746-3971

Includes the municipalities of Chartiers Township, Houston Borough.

Square Miles

25.02

Students Enrolled

1,128

Total Number of Schools:

2
  • Allison Park El Sch (K-6)
  • Chartiers-Houston JSHS (7-12)
N/A

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

Total Students

1,128

Ethnicity

American Indian
<0.01%
Asian
0.35%
Black
2.84%
Latino
3.90%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
5.41%
White
87.50%

Gender

Male
50.62%
Female
49.38%

Other Statistics

Special Education
18.05%
English Learner
1.06%

Financials

Median Household Income

$64,375.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $11,435,848.26 58.16%
State Revenues $8,021,432.00 40.80%
Federal $202,082.00 1.02%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$9,154,641.78
Property Values Within District
$165,100.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

94.60%

Rigorous Courses

6
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

62.86%
College/University
15.71%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 79.57% 63.44% N/A
Grade 4 87.14% 58.57% 94.29%
Grade 5 70.51% 48.72% N/A
Grade 6 68.68% 46.99% N/A
Grade 7 60.00% 31.11% N/A
Grade 8 67.14% 36.62% 68.57%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 70.89% 74.68% 75.95%

Staff

78

Teachers

5

Administrators

25

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Gary Peiffer

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Laurie Popeck
Board President
7 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Shelley Brose
Board Vice President
5 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Richard Caumo
27 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Al Hancq
1 2021-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Christopher Hess
11 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Jay Johnson
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Mike Kolovich
7 2019-2023
Robert Mele
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Melanie Rush
1 2021-2025

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.