Pottstown School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Montgomery

District Profile

230 Beech St

Pottstown, PA 19464-5502

Phone 610-323-8200

Fax 610-326-6540

Includes the municipalities of Pottstown Borough.

Square Miles

5.00

Students Enrolled

3,231

Total Number of Schools:

6
  • Barth El Sch (PreK,K-4)
  • Franklin El Sch (PreK,K-4)
  • Lincoln El Sch (PreK,K-4)
  • Pottstown MS (5-6,7-8)
  • Pottstown SHS (9-12)
  • Rupert El Sch (PreK,K-4)
District Provided

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

Total Students

3,231

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.20%
Asian
0.90%
Black
35.10%
Latino
17.50%
Pacific Islander
0.20%
2 or More Races
11.10%
White
35.00%

Gender

Male
51.30%
Female
48.70%

Other Statistics

Special Education
19.57%
English Learner
2.20%

Financials

Median Household Income

$45,634.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $34,568,235.48 54.70%
State Revenues $25,782,629.81 40.79%
Federal $2,380,412.63 3.76%
Other $462,308.00 0.73%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$28,287,502.55
Property Values Within District
$127,000.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

65.78%

Rigorous Courses

10
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

66.89%
College/University
3.31%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 56.89% 38.67% N/A
Grade 4 51.45% 33.06% 74.27%
Grade 5 47.00% 20.40% N/A
Grade 6 44.02% 19.91% N/A
Grade 7 38.10% 18.40% N/A
Grade 8 45.11% 6.01% 31.52%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 40.56% 51.39% 58.33%

Staff

214

Teachers

14

Administrators

133

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

15:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Stephen Rodriguez

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Amy Francis
Board President
8 2017-2021
Katina Bearden
Board Vice President
6 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

John Armato
3 2017-2021
Bonita Barnhill
7 2017-2021
Thomas Hylton
10 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Laura Johnson
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Steve Kline
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Susan Lawrence
4 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Raymond Rose
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.