Chichester School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Delaware

District Profile

401 Cherry Tree Rd

Aston, PA 19014-2405

Phone 610-485-6881

Fax 610-485-3086

Includes the municipalities of Lower Chichester Township, Marcus Hook Borough, Trainer Borough, Upper Chichester Township.

Square Miles

10.77

Students Enrolled

3,230

Total Number of Schools:

6
  • Boothwyn El Sch (K-4)
  • Chichester MS (5-6,7-8)
  • Chichester SHS (9-12)
  • Hilltop El Sch (K-4)
  • Linwood El Sch (K-4)
  • Marcus Hook El Sch (K-4)

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

Total Students

3,230

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.03%
Asian
2.91%
Black
23.93%
Latino
8.14%
Pacific Islander
0.03%
2 or More Races
8.51%
White
56.44%

Gender

Male
52.38%
Female
47.62%

Other Statistics

Special Education
24.92%
English Learner
1.98%

Financials

Median Household Income

$61,427.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $50,185,185.64 65.32%
State Revenues $25,530,267.53 33.23%
Federal $1,088,784.25 1.41%
Other $21,552.18 0.02%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$45,064,966.60
Property Values Within District
$189,700.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

83.59%

Rigorous Courses

9
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

63.72%
College/University
6.19%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 57.83% 46.80% N/A
Grade 4 63.71% 42.25% 80.31%
Grade 5 51.90% 28.15% N/A
Grade 6 55.65% 16.74% N/A
Grade 7 65.79% 22.27% N/A
Grade 8 55.26% 23.48% 48.23%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 40.35% 37.12% 60.00%

Staff

243

Teachers

15

Administrators

184

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

13:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Daniel Nerelli

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Ruth Ann Baiocco
Board President
13 2019-2023
Frank Sill
Board Vice President
9 2019-2023
Meaghan Baker
3 2017-2021
David Bartholf
7 2017-2021
Shawn Bedwell
< 1 year 2020-2021
Edward Cardow
18 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Nancy Johnson
1 2019-2021
Jacquie Jones
3 2017-2021
Georgianna Montella
7 2019-2023

* 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.