Kiski Area SD School District

200 Poplar Street
Vandergrift, PA 15690
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Kiski Area SD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,405 students in Kiski Area SD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Kiski Area SD School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 38% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
6 Schools
2,942 Schools
# Students
3,405 Students
1,670,866 Students
# Teachers
198 Teachers
120,617 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Kiski Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 684 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (PA)
#154 out of 684 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kiski Area SD  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
43%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kiski 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 2021-22 school year data.
65%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kiski 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 2021-22 school year data.
95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kiski Area SD  School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.17
0.57
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,847 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
8 Students
72,843 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
52 Students
227,380 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
14%
# Black Students
216 Students
240,366 Students
% Black Students
6%
14%
# White Students
3,088 Students
1,044,106 Students
% White Students
91%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,435 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
81,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
6,075
# Students in K Grade:
240
118,975
# Students in 1st Grade:
202
117,721
# Students in 2nd Grade:
243
122,752
# Students in 3rd Grade:
273
123,313
# Students in 4th Grade:
250
124,259
# Students in 5th Grade:
250
126,511
# Students in 6th Grade:
268
127,241
# Students in 7th Grade:
271
131,426
# Students in 8th Grade:
302
134,903
# Students in 9th Grade:
273
145,107
# Students in 10th Grade:
258
134,246
# Students in 11th Grade:
296
128,592
# Students in 12th Grade:
279
129,745
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,972 in this school district is less than the state median of $23,665. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,907 is less than the state median of $23,089. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$61 MM
$39,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kiski Area SD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$58 MM
$38,578 MM
This chart display total spending of Kiski Area SD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$17,972
$23,665
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kiski Area SD  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$16,907
$23,089
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kiski Area SD  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Kiski Area SD School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kiski Area North Primary School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1048 School Road
Leechburg, PA 15656
(724) 845-2032
Grades: K-4
| 505 students
Rank: #22.
Kiski Area High School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
240 Hyde Park Rd
Vandergrift, PA 15690
(724) 845-8181
Grades: 9-12
| 1,106 students
Rank: #33.
Kiski Area South Primary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
230 Mamont Dr
Export, PA 15632
(724) 327-4057
Grades: K-4
| 278 students
Rank: #44.
Kiski Area East Primary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
420 Franklin Ave
Vandergrift, PA 15690
(724) 567-6706
Grades: K-4
| 425 students
Rank: #55.
Kiski Area Upper Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4728 Route 66
Apollo, PA 15613
(724) 727-3426
Grades: 5-6
| 518 students
Rank: #66.
Kiski Area Ihs
(Math: 23% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
260 Hyde Park Rd
Vandergrift, PA 15690
(724) 845-2219
Grades: 7-8
| 573 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Kiski Area SD School District?
Kiski Area SD School District manages 6 public schools serving 3,405 students.
What is the rank of Kiski Area SD School District?
Kiski Area SD School District is ranked #153 out of 684 school districts in Pennsylvania (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Pennsylvania school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Kiski Area SD School District?
91% of Kiski Area SD School District students are White, 6% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Kiski Area SD School District?
Kiski Area SD School District has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 14:1.
What is Kiski Area SD School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,907 is less than the state median of $23,089. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 3,405 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 95% (Top 30% in PA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 43% (Top 30%)
  • : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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