Greensburg Salem School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Westmoreland

District Profile

1 Academy Hill Pl

Greensburg, PA 15601-1567

Phone 724-832-2901

Fax 724-832-2968

Includes the municipalities of Delmont Borough, Greensburg City, Salem Township, South Greensburg Borough, Southwest Greensburg Borough.

Square Miles

52.96

Students Enrolled

2,717

Total Number of Schools:

5
  • Amos K Hutchinson El Sch (K-5)
  • Greensburg-Salem HS (9-12)
  • Greensburg-Salem MS (6,7-8)
  • Metzgar El Sch (K-5)
  • Nicely El Sch (K-5)

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

Total Students

2,717

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.04%
Asian
0.63%
Black
5.67%
Latino
2.25%
Pacific Islander
0.15%
2 or More Races
7.62%
White
83.66%

Gender

Male
49.58%
Female
50.42%

Other Statistics

Special Education
18.71%
English Learner
0.15%

Financials

Median Household Income

$43,297.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $26,027,639.16 55.31%
State Revenues $19,575,643.78 41.60%
Federal $1,446,331.96 3.07%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$19,625,338.76
Property Values Within District
$128,100.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

88.73%

Rigorous Courses

17
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

72.97%
College/University
0.54%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 74.07% 69.31% N/A
Grade 4 70.97% 56.76% 82.16%
Grade 5 56.94% 54.38% N/A
Grade 6 71.71% 49.52% N/A
Grade 7 59.42% 40.10% N/A
Grade 8 64.84% 35.17% 60.00%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 71.88% 73.91% 79.50%

Staff

185

Teachers

11

Administrators

64

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Kenneth Bissell

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Jeff Metrosky
Board President
9 2021-2025
Robin Savage
Board Vice President
7 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Brian Conway
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Frank Gazze
17 2019-2023
Lynn Jobe
3 2021-2025
Emily Miller
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Jonathan Obrien
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Heather Shearer
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Stephen Thomas
41 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.