Jenkintown School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Montgomery

District Profile

325 Highland Ave

Jenkintown, PA 19046-2698

Phone 215-885-3722

Fax 215-885-2090

Includes the municipalities of Jenkintown Borough.

Square Miles

0.60

Students Enrolled

693

Total Number of Schools:

2
  • Jenkintown El Sch (K-6)
  • Jenkintown Middle/High School (7-12)
District Provided Online Learning

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

Total Students

693

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.30%
Asian
2.30%
Black
9.40%
Latino
5.90%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
5.50%
White
76.60%

Gender

Male
52.10%
Female
47.90%

Other Statistics

Special Education
13.28%
English Learner
1.70%

Financials

Median Household Income

$87,361.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $12,883,138.00 78.92%
State Revenues $3,239,557.00 19.84%
Federal $111,812.00 0.68%
Other $87,844.00 0.53%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$10,883,441.00
Property Values Within District
$273,700.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

86.96%

Rigorous Courses

9
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

100.00%
College/University
0.00%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 79.07% 74.42% N/A
Grade 4 80.70% 57.90% 94.74%
Grade 5 73.47% 65.31% N/A
Grade 6 91.84% 75.51% N/A
Grade 7 75.86% 53.45% N/A
Grade 8 76.36% 29.09% 67.27%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 76.92% 80.00% 94.00%

Staff

54

Teachers

4

Administrators

15

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

13:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Jill Takacs

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Maya Cheek
Board President
19 2017-2021
Patrick Wicks
Board Vice President
5 2019-2023
Nancy Campbell
5 2019-2023
Katie Costandino
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Carmen Ezzo
8 2017-2021
Kristian Graves
1 2019-2023
Megan O'Brien
3 2017-2021
Carolyn Riley
9 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

6
Stephen Schaphorst
7 2017-2021

* 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.