Upper Merion Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Montgomery

District Profile

435 Crossfield Rd

King of Prussia, PA 19406-2363

Phone 610-205-6401

Fax 610-205-6433

Includes the municipalities of Bridgeport Borough, Upper Merion Township, West Conshohocken Borough.

Square Miles

18.90

Students Enrolled

4,057

Total Number of Schools:

7
  • Bridgeport El Sch (K-4)
  • Caley El Sch (K-4)
  • Candlebrook El Sch (K-4)
  • Gulph EL Sch (K-4)
  • Roberts El Sch (K-4)
  • Upper Merion HS (9-12)
  • Upper Merion MS (5-6,7-8)
District Provided Online Learning

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

Total Students

4,057

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.20%
Asian
16.60%
Black
10.80%
Latino
11.80%
Pacific Islander
0.40%
2 or More Races
6.00%
White
54.20%

Gender

Male
50.70%
Female
49.30%

Other Statistics

Special Education
14.17%
English Learner
5.50%

Financials

Median Household Income

$85,391.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $82,958,055.97 83.67%
State Revenues $14,279,499.43 14.40%
Federal $676,555.36 0.68%
Other $1,229,284.00 1.23%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$76,340,299.36
Property Values Within District
$306,500.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

91.58%

Rigorous Courses

16
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

80.88%
College/University
1.10%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 74.50% 62.08% N/A
Grade 4 65.05% 52.75% 83.50%
Grade 5 69.76% 60.14% N/A
Grade 6 75.86% 52.53% N/A
Grade 7 72.79% 60.00% N/A
Grade 8 74.31% 34.92% 70.24%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 81.92% 81.50% 79.43%

Staff

293

Teachers

13

Administrators

206

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

14:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. John Toleno

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Dr. Gary Ledebur
Board President
5 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Melissa Galvan
Board Vice President
3 2017-2021
Maura Buri
9 2017-2021
Troy Chiddick
< 1 year 2020-2021
Eric Elvanian
7 2017-2021
Alice Budno Hope
6 2019-2023
Brett Oslon
3 2017-2021
Maggie Philips
5 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

1
Eric Wellington
9 2019-2023

* 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.