Upper Perkiomen School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Montgomery

District Profile

2229 E Buck Rd Ste 1

Pennsburg, PA 18073-2399

Phone 215-679-7961

Fax 215-679-7962

Includes the municipalities of East Greenville Borough, Green Lane Borough, Hereford Township, MarlBorough Township, Pennsburg Borough, Red Hill Borough, Upper Hanover Township.

Square Miles

51.30

Students Enrolled

3,360

Total Number of Schools:

5
  • Hereford El Sch (K-3)
  • Marlborough El Sch (K-3)
  • Upper Perkiomen 4th and 5th Grade Center (4-5)
  • Upper Perkiomen HS (9-12)
  • Upper Perkiomen MS (6,7-8)
District Provided Online Learning

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

Total Students

3,360

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.50%
Asian
2.10%
Black
2.90%
Latino
5.60%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
2.00%
White
87.00%

Gender

Male
52.40%
Female
47.60%

Other Statistics

Special Education
14.66%
English Learner
0.70%

Financials

Median Household Income

$71,230.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $40,160,964.18 67.39%
State Revenues $18,987,001.42 31.86%
Federal $412,518.55 0.69%
Other $30,724.09 0.05%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$34,054,527.31
Property Values Within District
$227,400.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

91.67%

Rigorous Courses

14
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

64.04%
College/University
0.88%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 69.86% 53.55% N/A
Grade 4 70.07% 57.09% 81.09%
Grade 5 64.84% 62.26% N/A
Grade 6 72.16% 39.76% N/A
Grade 7 65.16% 30.49% N/A
Grade 8 73.19% 30.38% 59.92%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 76.81% 74.13% 82.84%

Staff

200

Teachers

12

Administrators

58

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

17:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Allyn Roche

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Melanie Cunningham
Board President
3 2017-2021
Judith Maginnis
Board Vice President
3 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Stephen Cunningham
3 2017-2021
Dr. Kerry Drake
7 2017-2021
Mike Elliott
6 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Dana Hipszer
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Raeann Hofkin
9 2019-2023
Keith McCarrick
1 2019-2021
Peg Pennepacker
1 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

* 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.