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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Burrell SD School District serving 1,790 students in New Kensington, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Burrell SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • New Kensington Bon Air Elementary School
    3260 Leechburg Rd
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    (724)334-1463

    Grades: K-3 | 516 students
  • New Kensington Burrell High School
    1021 Puckety Church Rd
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    (724)334-1403

    Grades: 9-12 | 570 students
  • New Kensington Charles A Huston Middle School
    1020 Puckety Church Rd
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    (724)334-1443

    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
  • New Kensington Stewart Elementary School
    2880 Leechburg Rd
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    (724)334-1483

    Grades: 4-5 | 280 students

Overview

School District NameBurrell SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,790 students
# of Teachers122 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students882 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students908 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.10
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students6 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students18 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students23 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,692 students
% White Students
95%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students49 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:144
# of Students in 1st Grade:123
# of Students in 2nd Grade:127
# of Students in 3rd Grade:122
# of Students in 4th Grade:133
# of Students in 5th Grade:147
# of Students in 6th Grade:140
# of Students in 7th Grade:147
# of Students in 8th Grade:137
# of Students in 9th Grade:158
# of Students in 10th Grade:137
# of Students in 11th Grade:129
# of Students in 12th Grade:146
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Burrell SD School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,528 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,194 is higher than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$27 MM$19 MM
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Spending$24 MM$19 MM
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Revenue / Student$14,528$13,057
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Spending / Student$13,194$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Burrell SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Burrell SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.10, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Charles A Huston Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.