Pen Argyl Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Northampton

District Profile

1620 Teels Rd

Pen Argyl, PA 18072-9735

Phone 610-863-3191

Fax 610-863-7040

Includes the municipalities of Pen Argyl Borough, Plainfield Township, Wind Gap Borough.

Square Miles

27.74

Students Enrolled

1,568

Total Number of Schools:

3
  • Pen Argyl Area HS (9-12)
  • Plainfield El Sch (K-3)
  • Wind Gap MS (4-6,7-8)

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

Total Students

1,568

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.13%
Asian
1.02%
Black
1.02%
Latino
4.21%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
3.19%
White
90.43%

Gender

Male
49.55%
Female
50.45%

Other Statistics

Special Education
20.20%
English Learner
1.40%

Financials

Median Household Income

$56,306.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $20,238,383.54 65.42%
State Revenues $10,409,036.71 33.64%
Federal $287,353.57 0.92%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$15,939,933.05
Property Values Within District
$184,000.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

89.21%

Rigorous Courses

5
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

81.06%
College/University
1.52%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 71.17% 63.96% N/A
Grade 4 58.16% 46.94% 89.47%
Grade 5 48.33% 37.50% N/A
Grade 6 69.92% 44.54% N/A
Grade 7 62.19% 42.02% N/A
Grade 8 56.25% 33.86% 50.79%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 69.30% 67.26% 79.65%

Staff

108

Teachers

9

Administrators

44

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Walter Schlegel

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Lisa Hackman
Board President
6 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

John Dally
Board Vice President
27 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Christine Albanese
1 2021-2025
Darrin Evans
18 2019-2023
Ethan Habrial
16 2021-2025
Jason Keenhold
4 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Thomas Knorr
1 2022-2023
Jeff Moyer
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Megan Pultz
1 2021-2025

* 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.