Delaware Valley School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Pike

District Profile

236 Route 6 & 209

Milford, PA 18337-9454

Phone 570-296-1800

Fax 570-296-3172

Includes the municipalities of Delaware Township, Dingman Township, Matamoras Borough, Milford Borough, Milford Township, Shohola Township, Westfall Township.

Square Miles

196.12

Students Enrolled

4,502

Total Number of Schools:

7
  • Delaware Valley El Sch (PreK,K-5)
  • Delaware Valley HS (9-12)
  • Delaware Valley MS (6,7-8)
  • Dingman-Delaware El Sch (3-5)
  • Dingman-Delaware MS (6,7-8)
  • Dingman-Delaware Primary Sch (PreK,K-2)
  • Shohola El Sch (K-5)
District Provided

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

Total Students

4,502

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.22%
Asian
2.20%
Black
1.69%
Latino
11.35%
Pacific Islander
0.02%
2 or More Races
3.98%
White
80.54%

Gender

Male
52.40%
Female
47.60%

Other Statistics

Special Education
17.49%
English Learner
0.80%

Financials

Median Household Income

$71,909.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $48,070,014.67 58.78%
State Revenues $32,009,797.61 39.14%
Federal $1,687,914.09 2.06%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$42,921,225.53
Property Values Within District
$207,500.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

93.32%

Rigorous Courses

30
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

74.52%
College/University
4.43%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 78.75% 67.60% N/A
Grade 4 78.37% 47.19% 90.88%
Grade 5 72.55% 48.05% N/A
Grade 6 78.72% 53.50% N/A
Grade 7 69.97% 48.19% N/A
Grade 8 65.71% 34.60% 67.41%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 77.72% 72.63% 85.56%

Staff

324

Teachers

16

Administrators

141

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

14:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: James Purcell

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Jack Fisher
Board President
3 2019-2023
Jessica Decker
Board Vice President
9 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Christine Agron
1 2021-2023
Dawn Bukaj
7 2019-2023
Dr. Brian Carso
8 2019-2023
Cory Homer
7 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Pamela Lutfy
26 2021-2025
Felicia Sheehan
5 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Derek Smith
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.