Western Wayne School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Wayne

District Profile

1970 Easton Tpke Bldg C

Lake Ariel, PA 18436-4661

Phone 800-321-9973

Fax 570-341-1221

Includes the municipalities of Canaan Township, Clinton Township, Lake Township, Salem Township, South Canaan Township, Sterling Township, Waymart Borough.

Square Miles

168.93

Students Enrolled

1,860

Total Number of Schools:

4
  • EverGreen El Sch (PreK,K-5)
  • Western Wayne HS (9-12)
  • Western Wayne MS (6,7-8)
  • Wilson El Sch (PreK,K-5)
District Provided

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

Total Students

1,860

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.11%
Asian
0.38%
Black
1.72%
Latino
7.37%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
3.23%
White
87.20%

Gender

Male
51.83%
Female
48.17%

Other Statistics

Special Education
18.73%
English Learner
0.16%

Financials

Median Household Income

$55,530.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $28,081,708.39 61.92%
State Revenues $16,336,438.94 36.02%
Federal $927,716.41 2.04%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$24,108,078.78
Property Values Within District
$175,700.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

90.48%

Rigorous Courses

19
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

65.81%
College/University
1.94%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 75.00% 70.00% N/A
Grade 4 73.45% 55.75% 86.73%
Grade 5 70.49% 59.02% N/A
Grade 6 72.44% 42.64% N/A
Grade 7 58.82% 37.29% N/A
Grade 8 68.07% 32.77% 73.11%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 65.52% 76.39% 76.71%

Staff

146

Teachers

11

Administrators

102

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

13:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Matthew Barrett

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Bernice Fiorella
Board President
8 2017-2021
Rick Hoch
Board Vice President
6 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Gary Enslin
6 2019-2023
William Gershey
18 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Jeffrey Gogolski
6 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Joseph Gombita
4 2017-2021
Mike Ocalan
4 2017-2021
Dana Terenzio-DeSiato
2 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Ethan Wood
4 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.