Altoona Area School District

  • 1415 6TH AVE
  • ALTOONA, PA 16602
  • (814) 946-8211
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate72.2%82.7%
Dropout Rate4.7%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$9,310$11,954
Students Per Teacher15.313.7
Number of Schools13-
Number of Students8,032-
Number of (FTE) Teachers524-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,03215.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students655
1st Grade Students635
2nd Grade Students611
3rd Grade Students581
4th Grade Students637
5th Grade Students636
6th Grade Students583
7th Grade Students622
8th Grade Students603
9th Grade Students614
10th Grade Students690
11th Grade Students587
12th Grade Students541
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native5
Asian or Pacific Islander29
Hispanic42
Black (Non-Hispanic)517
White (Non-Hispanic)7,402
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,110
Female3,885

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers52415.3
Prekindergarten Teachers1-
Kindergarten Teachers30-
Elementary Teachers210-
Secondary Teachers230-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes53-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides165
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors5
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors18
Elementary5
Secondary13
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians5
Library Support Staff1
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff322
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators9
LEA Administrative Support Staff50
School Administrators30
School Administrative Support Staff46
Student Support Services14
Other Support Services Staff175

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$88,458,000-
Total Local Revenues$27,807,00031.4%
Property Tax$14,137,00016.0%
General Sales Tax$853,0001.0%
Public Utility Tax$32,0000.04%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$3,701,0004.2%
All Other Taxes$3,272,0003.7%
Other School Systems$2,128,0002.4%
Cities and Counties$116,0000.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$115,0000.1%
School Lunch$1,070,0001.2%
Rents and Royalties$147,0000.2%
Sale of Property$70,0000.08%
Interest Earnings$1,585,0001.8%
Private Contributions$4,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$577,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$52,312,00059.1%
General Formula Assistance$35,747,00040.4%
Staff Improvement Programs$3,905,0004.4%
Special Education Programs$6,058,0006.8%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$244,0000.3%
Vocational Education Programs$169,0000.2%
School Lunch Programs$268,0000.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$869,0001.0%
Transportation Programs$1,347,0001.5%
Other Programs$3,705,0004.2%
Total Federal Revenues$8,339,0009.4%
Through State - Title I$2,781,0003.1%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$731,0000.8%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$50,0000.06%
Through State - Title V, Part A$19,0000.02%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,201,0002.5%
Through State - Other$2,410,0002.7%
Direct - Other$147,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$75,132,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$46,010,00061.2%
Total Support Services Expenditures$25,437,00033.9%
Student Support$4,675,0005.3%
Instructional Staff Support$1,572,0001.8%
General Administration Support$2,311,0002.6%
School Administration Support$3,165,0003.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$8,191,0009.3%
Student Transportation Support$3,524,0004.0%
Other Support Services$1,999,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$3,685,0004.9%
Food Services$3,685,0004.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 72.2%
Total Diploma Count 517
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121184.7%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Altoona Area School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 13
  • Students: 8,032
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 524
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ALTOONA AREA HIGH SCHOOL
1415 6th Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | 7-12
1,789 15.3

3.5 out of 5
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ALTOONA AREA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
1400 7th Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | 7-9
1,806 13.9

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BAKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
108 West Ward Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
305 17.1

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IRVING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
110 Cherry Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
326 20.3

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JUNIATA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
418 North 8th Ave Juniata
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
400 11.2

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JUNIATA GAP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Rr 4 Juniata Gap Rd
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
596 18.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
KIMMEL ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
900 South Jaggard St
Altoona, PA
Public | 7-12
62 8.4

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LOGAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
301 Sycamore St Greenwood
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
591 19.2

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MOWRIE A EBNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
910 Poland Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
531 17.1

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PENN-LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
411 12th St
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
397 13.9

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PLEASANT VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
310 Cayuga Ave
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
549 19.7

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WASHINGTON-JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
420 1st St
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
346 15.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
WRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1800 11th St
Altoona, PA
Public | KG-6
297 14.1

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