Farrell Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Mercer

District Profile

1600 Roemer Blvd

Farrell, PA 16121-1797

Phone 724-346-6585

Fax 724-346-0223

Includes the municipalities of Farrell City, Wheatland Borough.

Square Miles

3.21

Students Enrolled

636

Total Number of Schools:

2
  • Farrell Area ES/LMS (PreK,K-6)
  • Farrell Area HS/UMS (7-12)
N/A
District Provided

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

Total Students

636

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.63%
Asian
0.47%
Black
77.20%
Latino
0.63%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
6.92%
White
14.15%

Gender

Male
53.14%
Female
46.86%

Other Statistics

Special Education
22.77%
English Learner
<0.01%

Financials

Median Household Income

$29,293.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $4,563,577.00 24.82%
State Revenues $12,620,700.00 68.64%
Federal $1,200,311.00 6.52%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$2,942,842.00
Property Values Within District
$59,800.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

93.48%

Rigorous Courses

2
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

36.36%
College/University
27.27%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 39.22% 35.29% N/A
Grade 4 31.37% 11.77% 56.00%
Grade 5 25.00% 4.65% N/A
Grade 6 48.89% 19.57% N/A
Grade 7 24.00% 4.00% N/A
Grade 8 28.57% 2.38% 40.48%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 24.32% 39.47% 29.73%

Staff

60

Teachers

6

Administrators

30

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

11:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Lora Adams-King

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Terrence Harrison
Board President
18 2019-2023
Tiffany Holden
Board Vice President
5 2021-2025
Charles Branca
15 2019-2023
Dan Dragicevic
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Gary Elerby
2 2021-2025
Allen Harrison
9 2019-2023
Sharon James
9 2021-2025
Susan Rado
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Gary Satterwhite
4 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.