Mount Union Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Huntingdon

District Profile

603 N Industrial Dr

Mount Union, PA 17066-1700

Phone 814-542-8631

Fax 814-542-8633

Includes the municipalities of Kistler Borough, Mapleton Borough, Mount Union Borough, Newton Hamilton Borough, Shirley Township, Shirleysburg Borough, Union Township, Wayne Township.

Square Miles

149.54

Students Enrolled

1,322

Total Number of Schools:

5
  • Mapleton-Union El Sch (K-5)
  • Mount Union Area JHS (6,7-8)
  • Mount Union Area SHS (9-12)
  • Mount Union-Kistler El Sch (K-5)
  • Shirley Twp El Sch (K-5)
Odysseyware Academy

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

Total Students

1,322

Ethnicity

American Indian
<0.01%
Asian
0.23%
Black
4.39%
Latino
2.50%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
6.28%
White
86.61%

Gender

Male
51.89%
Female
48.11%

Other Statistics

Special Education
18.84%
English Learner
0.30%

Financials

Median Household Income

$41,108.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $5,997,497.93 17.38%
State Revenues $14,584,766.93 42.28%
Federal $1,309,362.11 3.79%
Other $12,600,308.82 36.53%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$3,811,248.02
Property Values Within District
$92,800.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

91.59%

Rigorous Courses

11
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

52.04%
College/University
12.24%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 41.05% 40.43% N/A
Grade 4 47.19% 28.09% 70.79%
Grade 5 38.38% 16.16% N/A
Grade 6 41.05% 11.58% N/A
Grade 7 47.06% 16.51% N/A
Grade 8 40.54% 14.41% 30.63%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 63.95% 47.67% 67.44%

Staff

114

Teachers

7

Administrators

52

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

12:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Amy Smith

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Dolly Ranck
Board President
19 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Duane Gearhart
Board Vice President
12 2021-2025
Lee Forgy
1 2021-2025
Jamie Inch
< 1 year 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Carol Jackson
2 2021-2025
John Martinez
< 1 year 2021-2025
Linda McClure
18 2021-2025
Kristy Myers
< 1 year 2022-2023
Toni Welsh
< 1 year 2022-2023

* 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.