Norwin School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Westmoreland

District Profile

281 McMahon Dr

N Huntingdon, PA 15642-2491

Phone 724-861-3000

Fax 724-863-9467

Includes the municipalities of Irwin Borough, North Huntingdon Township, North Irwin Borough, South Versailles Township, White Oak Borough.

Square Miles

28.48

Students Enrolled

5,297

Total Number of Schools:

7
  • Hahntown El Sch (K-4)
  • Hillcrest Intermediate Sch (5-6)
  • Norwin MS (7-8)
  • Norwin SHS (9-12)
  • Sheridan Terrace El Sch (K-4)
  • Stewartsville El Sch (K-4)
  • Sunset Valley El Sch (K-4)

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

Total Students

5,297

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.13%
Asian
1.51%
Black
0.98%
Latino
1.34%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
3.21%
White
92.83%

Gender

Male
50.52%
Female
49.48%

Other Statistics

Special Education
14.01%
English Learner
0.19%

Financials

Median Household Income

$71,488.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $41,321,189.30 57.13%
State Revenues $30,169,858.17 41.71%
Federal $799,992.66 1.10%
Other $25,148.75 0.03%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$31,603,171.31
Property Values Within District
$163,900.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

93.63%

Rigorous Courses

21
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

77.49%
College/University
2.81%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 87.17% 81.41% N/A
Grade 4 87.50% 78.01% 93.10%
Grade 5 82.51% 74.00% N/A
Grade 6 83.46% 66.50% N/A
Grade 7 76.68% 67.87% N/A
Grade 8 76.86% 55.17% 76.15%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 74.81% 78.55% 85.94%

Staff

291

Teachers

15

Administrators

173

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

18:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Jeffrey Taylor

School Board Directors *

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

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Raymond Kocak
Board Vice President
9 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Christine Baverso
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Alex Detschelt
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

William Essay
4 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Shawna Ilagan
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Joanna Jordan
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Patrick Lynn
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Bob Wayman
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.