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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public schools in Southmoreland School District, serving 1,875 students.
  • Public school in Southmoreland School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus Pennsylvania public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus 63% Pennsylvania statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Southmoreland Senior High School, with 80-84% math proficiency and 85-89% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Pennsylvania or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic) , which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSouthmoreland School District
School District Websitehttp://www.southmoreland.net/
School District Phone Number(724)887-2000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools4 Schools3,054 Schools
# of Students1,875 Students1,734,277 Students
# of Teachers136 Teachers119,493 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Southmoreland School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 682 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southmoreland   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)
78%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southmoreland   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≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southmoreland   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.080.52
# of American Indian Students1 Student2,771 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students8 Students65,419 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students17 Students188,861 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# of Black Students24 Students255,143 Students
% Black Students
1%
15%
# of White Students1,798 Students1,157,913 Students
% White Students
96%
67%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,404 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students26 Students62,422 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 7,207
# of Students in Kindergarten:147123,608
# of Students in 1st Grade:144126,710
# of Students in 2nd Grade:145129,725
# of Students in 3rd Grade:158133,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:167134,411
# of Students in 5th Grade:128132,934
# of Students in 6th Grade:163132,701
# of Students in 7th Grade:139136,474
# of Students in 8th Grade:132135,181
# of Students in 9th Grade:135139,620
# of Students in 10th Grade:132137,439
# of Students in 11th Grade:147133,173
# of Students in 12th Grade:138131,336
# of Ungraded Students: - 29

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,723 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 $13,159 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
This chart display total revenue of Southmoreland   School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$26 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Southmoreland   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,723$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southmoreland   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,159$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southmoreland   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Southmoreland School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | PA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Scottdale Southmoreland Elementary School Math: 65% / Reading: 74% | Top 30%
    100 Scottie Way
    Scottdale, PA 15683
    (724)887-2021

    Grades: 2-5 | 598 students
  • Scottdale Southmoreland Middle School Math: 61% / Reading: 78% | Top 30%
    200 Scottie Way
    Scottdale, PA 15683
    (724)887-2029

    Grades: 6-8 | 434 students
  • Alverton Southmoreland Primary Center
    1431 Water St
    Alverton, PA 15612
    (724)887-2026

    Grades: K-1 | 291 students
  • Alverton Southmoreland Senior High School Math: 80-84% / Reading: 85-89% | Top 5%
    2351 Route 981
    Alverton, PA 15612
    (724)887-2010

    Grades: 9-12 | 552 students
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