Colonial School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Montgomery

District Profile

230 Flourtown Rd

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462-1242

Phone 610-834-1670

Fax 610-834-7535

Includes the municipalities of Conshohocken Borough, Plymouth Township, Whitemarsh Township.

Square Miles

24.30

Students Enrolled

4,966

Total Number of Schools:

7
  • Colonial El Sch (4-5)
  • Colonial MS (6,7-8)
  • Conshohocken El Sch (K-3)
  • Plymouth El Sch (K-3)
  • Plymouth-Whitemarsh SHS (9-12)
  • Ridge Park El Sch (K-3)
  • Whitemarsh El Sch (K-3)

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

Total Students

4,966

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.10%
Asian
6.80%
Black
9.50%
Latino
4.90%
Pacific Islander
0.20%
2 or More Races
4.10%
White
74.40%

Gender

Male
51.10%
Female
48.90%

Other Statistics

Special Education
17.73%
English Learner
2.30%

Financials

Median Household Income

$94,894.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $100,755,131.30 81.90%
State Revenues $21,400,640.54 17.39%
Federal $808,867.97 0.65%
Other $55,712.35 0.04%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$83,917,196.92
Property Values Within District
$342,200.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

93.09%

Rigorous Courses

30
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

85.00%
College/University
1.67%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 83.90% 81.64% N/A
Grade 4 79.74% 71.84% 93.67%
Grade 5 80.00% 65.55% N/A
Grade 6 82.77% 60.74% N/A
Grade 7 78.44% 62.09% N/A
Grade 8 75.23% 51.70% 71.52%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 84.02% 89.04% 89.62%

Staff

367

Teachers

23

Administrators

201

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

14:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Michael Christian

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Susan Moore
Board President
19 2019-2023
Beth Suchsland
Board Vice President
9 2019-2023
Jennifer Dow
3 2017-2021
Chris Epstein
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Eunice Franklin-Becker
3 2017-2021
Rosemary Northcutt
3 2017-2021
Beth Patruno
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Cathy Peduzzi
5 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Adam Schupack
3 2017-2021

* 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.

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