South Western School District

  • 225 BOWMAN RD
  • HANOVER, PA 17331
  • (717) 632-2500
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate85.9%82.7%
Dropout Rate2.0%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$9,141$11,954
Students Per Teacher15.513.7
Number of Schools6-
Number of Students4,080-
Number of (FTE) Teachers263-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment4,08015.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students312
1st Grade Students310
2nd Grade Students303
3rd Grade Students269
4th Grade Students320
5th Grade Students274
6th Grade Students313
7th Grade Students323
8th Grade Students318
9th Grade Students340
10th Grade Students336
11th Grade Students317
12th Grade Students310
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native8
Asian or Pacific Islander81
Hispanic80
Black (Non-Hispanic)140
White (Non-Hispanic)3,723
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,107
Female1,925

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers26315.5
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers9-
Elementary Teachers115-
Secondary Teachers132-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes7-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides30
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors12
Elementary5
Secondary7
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians5
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff173
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff11
School Administrators10
School Administrative Support Staff17
Student Support Services8
Other Support Services Staff123

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$48,226,000-
Total Local Revenues$31,687,00065.7%
Property Tax$25,607,00053.1%
Public Utility Tax$37,0000.08%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$2,992,0006.2%
All Other Taxes$662,0001.4%
Other School Systems$1,0000.00%
Cities and Counties$622,0001.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$104,0000.2%
School Lunch$1,106,0002.3%
Other Sales and Services$4,0000.01%
Rents and Royalties$4,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$497,0001.0%
Private Contributions$2,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$49,0000.1%
Total State Revenues$15,723,00032.6%
General Formula Assistance$9,126,00018.9%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,348,0002.8%
Special Education Programs$1,923,0004.0%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$60,0000.1%
Vocational Education Programs$9,0000.02%
School Lunch Programs$122,0000.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$1,155,0002.4%
Transportation Programs$700,0001.5%
Other Programs$1,280,0002.7%
Total Federal Revenues$816,0001.7%
Through State - Title I$178,0000.4%
Through State - Title V, Part A$4,0000.01%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$454,0000.9%
Through State - Other$180,0000.4%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$37,233,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$22,895,00061.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$12,656,00034.0%
Student Support$1,675,0003.5%
Instructional Staff Support$2,127,0004.4%
General Administration Support$658,0001.4%
School Administration Support$1,814,0003.8%
Operation and Maintenance Support$4,014,0008.3%
Student Transportation Support$1,400,0002.9%
Other Support Services$968,0002.0%
Total Other Expenditures$1,682,0004.5%
Food Services$1,682,0003.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 85.9%
Total Diploma Count 299
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12272.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within South Western School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 6
  • Students: 4,080
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 263
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BARESVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
135 Sanford Ave
Hanover, PA
Public | KG-5
509 16.0

3.5 out of 5
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MANHEIM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5778 Blooming Grove Rd
Glenville, PA
Public | KG-5
146 15.7

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MARKLE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
225 Bowman Rd
Hanover, PA
Public | 6-8
954 14.9

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PARK HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
137 West Granger St
Hanover, PA
Public | KG-5
497 13.9

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SOUTH WESTERN HIGH SCHOOL
200 Bowman Rd
Hanover, PA
Public | 9-12
1,303 15.3

1 out of 5
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WEST MANHEIM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2000 Baltimore Pk
Hanover, PA
Public | KG-5
636 17.1

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