Laurel Highlands School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Fayette

District Profile

304 Bailey Ave

Uniontown, PA 15401-2497

Phone 724-437-2821

Fax 724-437-8929

Includes the municipalities of Menallen Township, North Union Township, South Union Township, Uniontown City.

Square Miles

55.83

Students Enrolled

2,928

Total Number of Schools:

6
  • Clark El Sch (K-5)
  • Hatfield El Sch (K-5)
  • Hutchinson El Sch (K-5)
  • Laurel Highlands MS (6,7-8)
  • Laurel Highlands SHS (9-12)
  • Marshall El Sch (K-5)

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

Total Students

2,928

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.14%
Asian
0.58%
Black
5.70%
Latino
1.74%
Pacific Islander
0.44%
2 or More Races
5.46%
White
85.93%

Gender

Male
50.89%
Female
49.11%

Other Statistics

Special Education
20.16%
English Learner
0.34%

Financials

Median Household Income

$45,173.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $22,815,865.63 46.06%
State Revenues $24,967,650.08 50.40%
Federal $1,750,309.17 3.53%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$16,571,290.83
Property Values Within District
$115,900.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

90.24%

Rigorous Courses

13
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

64.89%
College/University
4.89%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 58.33% 52.22% N/A
Grade 4 63.13% 38.00% 78.89%
Grade 5 44.95% 36.04% N/A
Grade 6 57.53% 42.79% N/A
Grade 7 43.26% 23.26% N/A
Grade 8 46.02% 21.08% 51.13%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 54.82% 55.67% 55.79%

Staff

190

Teachers

13

Administrators

0

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Jesse Wallace

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Melvyn Sepic
Board President
11 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Randy Raymond
Board Vice President
5 2021-2025
Beverly Beal
21 2021-2025
Joe D'Andrea
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Nancy Glad
7 2019-2023
Edward Kolencik
1 2021-2025
Tom Landman
9 2021-2025
Kenneth Meadows
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Kim Arden Renze
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

* 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.