Elizabethtown Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Lancaster

District Profile

600 E High St

Elizabethtown, PA 17022-1799

Phone 717-367-1521

Fax 717-367-1920

Includes the municipalities of Conoy Township, Elizabethtown Borough, Mount Joy Township, West Donegal Township.

Square Miles

56.20

Students Enrolled

3,891

Total Number of Schools:

7
  • Bainbridge El Sch (K,1-3)
  • Bear Creek School (4-6)
  • East High Street El Sch (K-3)
  • Elizabethtown Area MS (7-8)
  • Elizabethtown Area SHS (9-12)
  • Mill Road El Sch (K,1-3)
  • Rheems El Sch (K-3)

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

Total Students

3,891

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.23%
Asian
1.70%
Black
2.08%
Latino
5.73%
Pacific Islander
0.08%
2 or More Races
3.14%
White
87.05%

Gender

Male
51.99%
Female
48.01%

Other Statistics

Special Education
15.23%
English Learner
2.21%

Financials

Median Household Income

$68,552.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $43,814,191.89 68.39%
State Revenues $19,389,791.57 30.26%
Federal $861,425.15 1.34%
Other $-8,440.00 -0.01%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$34,435,649.98
Property Values Within District
$197,500.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

92.20%

Rigorous Courses

16
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

63.96%
College/University
6.01%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 72.16% 64.98% N/A
Grade 4 71.48% 56.71% 84.51%
Grade 5 74.16% 63.76% N/A
Grade 6 73.33% 52.22% N/A
Grade 7 70.86% 46.69% N/A
Grade 8 68.55% 48.23% 69.40%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 69.55% 68.77% 72.82%

Staff

246

Teachers

14

Administrators

135

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

16:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Karen Nell

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Terry Seiders
Board President
17 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Michael Martin
Board Vice President
5 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

James Emery
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Craig Hummer
11 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

M. Caroline Lalvani
19 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Danielle Lindemuth
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Stephen Lindemuth
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

James Read
5 2021-2025
Karen Sweigart
7 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

* 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.