Reading School District

  • 800 WASHINGTON ST
  • READING, PA 19601
  • (610) 371-5611
4.5
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate53.4%82.7%
Dropout Rate8.1%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$8,973$11,954
Students Per Teacher15.613.7
Number of Schools24-
Number of Students17,860-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,142-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment17,86015.6
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students1,948
1st Grade Students1,548
2nd Grade Students1,408
3rd Grade Students1,399
4th Grade Students1,407
5th Grade Students1,381
6th Grade Students1,369
7th Grade Students1,323
8th Grade Students1,218
9th Grade Students1,259
10th Grade Students1,721
11th Grade Students1,119
12th Grade Students760
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native6
Asian or Pacific Islander134
Hispanic13,824
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,080
White (Non-Hispanic)1,825
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male9,194
Female8,675

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,14215.6
Prekindergarten Teachers12-
Kindergarten Teachers53-
Elementary Teachers536-
Secondary Teachers450-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes92-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides258
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors25
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors52
Elementary20
Secondary32
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians20
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff654
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators9
LEA Administrative Support Staff16
School Administrators82
School Administrative Support Staff120
Student Support Services38
Other Support Services Staff389

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$188,502,000-
Total Local Revenues$42,323,00022.5%
Property Tax$24,843,00013.2%
Public Utility Tax$50,0000.03%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$6,179,0003.3%
All Other Taxes$2,237,0001.2%
Other School Systems$3,205,0001.7%
Cities and Counties$623,0000.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$1,0000.00%
School Lunch$972,0000.5%
Rents and Royalties$102,0000.05%
Interest Earnings$1,024,0000.5%
Private Contributions$35,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$3,052,0001.6%
Total State Revenues$119,775,00063.5%
General Formula Assistance$86,842,00046.1%
Staff Improvement Programs$8,315,0004.4%
Special Education Programs$9,086,0004.8%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$585,0000.3%
Vocational Education Programs$16,0000.01%
School Lunch Programs$610,0000.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,098,0001.1%
Transportation Programs$996,0000.5%
Other Programs$11,227,0006.0%
Total Federal Revenues$26,404,00014.0%
Through State - Title I$14,255,0007.6%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$2,417,0001.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$626,0000.3%
Through State - Bilingual Education$563,0000.3%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$7,233,0003.8%
Through State - Other$1,171,0000.6%
Direct - Impact Aid$48,0000.03%
Direct - Other$91,0000.05%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$156,711,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$96,693,00061.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$50,165,00032.0%
Student Support$8,276,0004.4%
Instructional Staff Support$7,791,0004.1%
General Administration Support$2,877,0001.5%
School Administration Support$6,667,0003.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$16,772,0008.9%
Student Transportation Support$2,035,0001.1%
Other Support Services$5,747,0003.0%
Total Other Expenditures$9,853,0006.3%
Food Services$9,853,0005.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 53.4%
Total Diploma Count 716
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123838.1%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Reading School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 24
  • Students: 17,860
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,142
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AMANDA E STOUT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
321 South 10th St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
706 15.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
CITADEL INTERMEDIATE HIGH SCHOOL
215 North 12th St
Reading, PA
Public | 9-10
- -

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GATEWAY SCHOOL FOR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND WORLD LANGUAGE
510 Lackawanna St
Reading, PA
Public | 6
332 17.3

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GATEWAY SCHOOL FOR PERFORMING ARTS (MAGNET)
1700 City Line Ave
Reading, PA
Public | 6
333 14.4

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GLENSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
500 Lackawanna St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
377 12.9

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LAUERS PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
251 North 2nd St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
785 16.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
MILLMONT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
400 Summit Ave
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
203 11.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
1216 North 13th St
Reading, PA
Public | 6-8
816 12.9

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NORTHWEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
820 Clinton St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
767 15.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTHWEST MIDDLE SCHOOL
1000 North Front St
Reading, PA
Public | 6-8
698 11.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
READING HIGH SCHOOL
801 North 13th St
Reading, PA
Public | 9-12
4,868 17.5

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RIVERSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1400 Centre Ave
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
914 19.3

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION AT THOMAS F
901 Margaret St
Reading, PA
Public | 6
341 16.9

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SIXTEENTH & HAAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1601 Haak St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
638 20.7

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SOUTHERN MIDDLE SCHOOL
931 Chestnut St
Reading, PA
Public | 6-8
574 12.1

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
SOUTHWEST MIDDLE SCHOOL
300 Chestnut St
Reading, PA
Public | 6-8
474 10.8

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TENTH & GREEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
400 North 10th St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
691 17.4

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TENTH & PENN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
955 Penn St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
555 14.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
THE SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE, ECOLOGY AND SCIENCE
400a Summit Ave
Reading, PA
Public | 6
342 16.9

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THIRTEENTH & GREEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
501 North 13th St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
772 19.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
THIRTEENTH & UNION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1600 North 13th St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
1,035 19.4

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THOMAS H FORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
901 Margaret St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
469 12.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
TWELFTH & MARION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1200 North 12th St
Reading, PA
Public | 1-5
531 16.4

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TYSON-SCHOENER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
315 South 5th St
Reading, PA
Public | PK-5
648 14.1

5 out of 5
5 Reviews
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