Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Clearfield

District Profile

200 Short St

Philipsburg, PA 16866-2640

Phone 814-342-1050

Fax 814-342-7208

Includes the municipalities of Boggs Township, Chester Hill Borough, Decatur Township, Osceola Mills Borough, Philipsburg Borough, Rush Township, Wallaceton Borough.

Square Miles

224.71

Students Enrolled

1,690

Total Number of Schools:

4
  • Osceola Mills El Sch (K-4)
  • Philipsburg El Sch (K-4)
  • Philipsburg-Osceola Area HS (9-12)
  • Philipsburg-Osceola Area MS (5-6,7-8)
Philipsburg-Osceola Academy of Learning

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

Total Students

1,690

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.06%
Asian
0.30%
Black
0.95%
Latino
0.71%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
0.47%
White
97.51%

Gender

Male
52.54%
Female
47.46%

Other Statistics

Special Education
18.96%
English Learner
<0.01%

Financials

Median Household Income

$44,889.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $11,541,129.64 35.83%
State Revenues $20,164,738.16 62.60%
Federal $502,096.45 1.55%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$8,455,942.85
Property Values Within District
$100,300.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

85.50%

Rigorous Courses

14
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

46.02%
College/University
8.85%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 78.03% 83.33% N/A
Grade 4 77.97% 73.50% 90.60%
Grade 5 52.99% 45.46% N/A
Grade 6 66.97% 52.78% N/A
Grade 7 51.85% 34.07% N/A
Grade 8 44.33% 19.59% 51.06%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 48.60% 67.59% 64.15%

Staff

136

Teachers

8

Administrators

66

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

12:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Gregg Paladina

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Dana Droll
Board President
9 2017-2021
Linda Bush
Board Vice President
18 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Estelle Bowman
2 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Mary Ellen Holden
3 2020-2021
Todd Jeffries
11 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Nancy Lamb
9 2017-2021
Susan McGee
9 2017-2021
Jennifer Romano
1 2020-2021
Ross Williams
1 2020-2021

* 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.