Butler Area SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Butler Area SD School District serving 1,262 students in Butler, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Butler Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Butler Butler Middle School
    225 East North Street
    Butler, PA 16001
    (724)214-3600

    Grades: 5-6 | 966 students
  • Butler Emily Brittain Elementary School
    338 North Washington Street
    Butler, PA 16001
    (724)287-8721

    Grades: K-4 | 296 students

Overview

School District NameButler Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,262 students
# of Teachers98 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students633 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students629 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.14
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students8 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students24 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students32 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,148 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students50 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:52
# of Students in 1st Grade:60
# of Students in 2nd Grade:45
# of Students in 3rd Grade:79
# of Students in 4th Grade:61
# of Students in 5th Grade:484
# of Students in 6th Grade:479
# of Students in 7th Grade:2
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Butler Area 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 83% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Butler Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Butler Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,964 in this school district is less 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 $11,807 is less 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$89 MM$19 MM
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Spending$88 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Butler Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,964$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Butler Area SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,807$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Butler Area 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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Did You Know?
Butler Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.14, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Emily Brittain Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.