Elizabeth Forward School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Allegheny

District Profile

401 Rock Run Rd

Elizabeth, PA 15037-2416

Phone 412-896-2310

Fax 412-751-9483

Includes the municipalities of Elizabeth Borough, Elizabeth Township, Forward Township.

Square Miles

43.50

Students Enrolled

2,330

Total Number of Schools:

6
  • Central El Sch (K-5)
  • Elizabeth Forward MS (6,7-8)
  • Elizabeth Forward SHS (9-12)
  • Greenock El Sch (K-2)
  • Mt Vernon El Sch (3-5)
  • William Penn El Sch (K-5)

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

Total Students

2,330

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.17%
Asian
0.17%
Black
2.96%
Latino
0.82%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
2.92%
White
92.96%

Gender

Male
49.66%
Female
50.34%

Other Statistics

Special Education
20.94%
English Learner
0.09%

Financials

Median Household Income

$59,636.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $23,184,066.28 53.82%
State Revenues $19,454,223.62 45.16%
Federal $437,185.54 1.01%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$17,893,454.28
Property Values Within District
$120,100.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

95.79%

Rigorous Courses

18
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

62.63%
College/University
4.21%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 81.11% 82.22% N/A
Grade 4 77.58% 63.03% 83.64%
Grade 5 75.45% 59.04% N/A
Grade 6 74.03% 53.89% N/A
Grade 7 63.33% 38.12% N/A
Grade 8 68.36% 33.52% 66.09%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 78.08% 80.92% 78.26%

Staff

169

Teachers

12

Administrators

82

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

14:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Todd Keruskin

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Thomas Sharkey
Board President
7 2019-2023
Ryan Hemminger
Board Vice President
7 2021-2025
Richard Borkowski
3 2019-2023
Richard Cummings
6 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Jamie Evans
8 2021-2025
Megan Ferraro
15 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Scott Henry
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Travis Stoffer
5 2019-2023
Dorothy Wycoff
13 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.