Penn Hills School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Allegheny

District Profile

260 Aster St

Pittsburgh, PA 15235-2059

Phone 412-793-7000

Fax 412-793-7825

Includes the municipalities of Penn Hills Township.

Square Miles

19.40

Students Enrolled

3,422

Total Number of Schools:

3
  • Linton MS (5-6,7-8)
  • Penn Hills El Sch (PreK,K-4)
  • Penn Hills SHS (9-12)

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

Total Students

3,422

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.20%
Asian
0.90%
Black
62.50%
Latino
2.40%
Pacific Islander
0.10%
2 or More Races
5.10%
White
28.90%

Gender

Male
51.90%
Female
48.10%

Other Statistics

Special Education
22.51%
English Learner
0.60%

Financials

Median Household Income

$52,099.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $47,784,345.76 53.74%
State Revenues $36,106,583.97 40.60%
Federal $4,779,632.14 5.37%
Other $246,798.07 0.27%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$37,173,135.54
Property Values Within District
$89,900.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

82.79%

Rigorous Courses

12
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

77.89%
College/University
4.42%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 45.98% 35.71% N/A
Grade 4 34.48% 25.86% 64.94%
Grade 5 30.00% 10.87% N/A
Grade 6 31.36% 11.39% N/A
Grade 7 38.24% 9.31% N/A
Grade 8 35.38% 9.01% 28.57%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 28.57% 35.84% 49.82%

Staff

229

Teachers

11

Administrators

144

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Nancy Hines

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Erin Vecchio
Board President
17 2019-2023
Yusef Thompson
Board Vice President
3 2017-2021
Jakie Blakey-Tate
1 2019-2023
Evelyn Herbert
7 2017-2021
Dr. Robert Marra
3 2019-2023
Elizabeth Rosemeyer
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Michael Tauro
3 2017-2021
Meryl Thomas
1 2019-2023
Kristopher Wiegand
3 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.