William Penn School District

  • 100 GREEN AVE ANNEX
  • LANSDOWNE, PA 19050
  • (610) 284-8000
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate78.3%82.7%
Dropout Rate1.7%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$12,801$11,954
Students Per Teacher14.213.7
Number of Schools11-
Number of Students5,306-
Number of (FTE) Teachers373-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,30614.2
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students357
1st Grade Students401
2nd Grade Students404
3rd Grade Students407
4th Grade Students432
5th Grade Students404
6th Grade Students433
7th Grade Students451
8th Grade Students373
9th Grade Students554
10th Grade Students450
11th Grade Students371
12th Grade Students378
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native28
Asian or Pacific Islander85
Hispanic48
Black (Non-Hispanic)5,012
White (Non-Hispanic)235
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,825
Female2,583

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers37314.2
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers22-
Elementary Teachers175-
Secondary Teachers163-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes14-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides47
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors1
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors15
Elementary7
Secondary8
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians8
Library Support Staff4
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff263
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators11
LEA Administrative Support Staff25
School Administrators47
School Administrative Support Staff22
Student Support Services44
Other Support Services Staff115

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$79,391,000-
Total Local Revenues$43,015,00054.2%
Property Tax$41,274,00052.0%
Public Utility Tax$57,0000.07%
All Other Taxes$538,0000.7%
Other School Systems$13,0000.02%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$52,0000.07%
School Lunch$567,0000.7%
Interest Earnings$484,0000.6%
Miscellaneous$30,0000.04%
Total State Revenues$29,905,00037.7%
General Formula Assistance$16,455,00020.7%
Staff Improvement Programs$3,153,0004.0%
Special Education Programs$3,969,0005.0%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$597,0000.8%
School Lunch Programs$125,0000.2%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$534,0000.7%
Transportation Programs$1,582,0002.0%
Other Programs$3,490,0004.4%
Total Federal Revenues$6,471,0008.2%
Through State - Title I$2,300,0002.9%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$328,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$33,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$12,0000.02%
Through State - Bilingual Education$54,0000.07%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,644,0002.1%
Through State - Other$205,0000.3%
Direct - Other$1,895,0002.4%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$70,062,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$43,821,00062.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$23,814,00034.0%
Student Support$4,157,0005.2%
Instructional Staff Support$1,116,0001.4%
General Administration Support$1,594,0002.0%
School Administration Support$3,468,0004.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,502,0008.2%
Student Transportation Support$5,339,0006.7%
Other Support Services$1,638,0002.1%
Total Other Expenditures$2,427,0003.5%
Food Services$2,427,0003.1%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 78.3%
Total Diploma Count 364
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12281.7%

Map and Listings of Schools Within William Penn School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 11
  • Students: 5,306
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 373
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ALDAN BASICS SCHOOL
1 North Woodlawn Ave
Aldan, PA
Public | KG-6
319 17.5

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ARDMORE AVENUE SCHOOL
161 Ardmore Ave
Lansdowne, PA
Public | KG-6
497 18.6

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BELL AVENUE SCHOOL
1000 Bell Ave
Yeadon, PA
Public | KG-6
281 17.8

3 out of 5
1 Review
COLWYN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
211 Pine St
Colwyn, PA
Public | KG-6
185 15.6

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EAST LANSDOWNE BASICS SCHOOL
401 Emerson Ave
East Lansdowne, PA
Public | KG-6
334 19.4

1.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
PARK LANE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1300 Park Ln
Darby, PA
Public | KG-6
383 14.9

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PENN WOOD HIGH SCHOOL
100 Green Ave
Lansdowne, PA
Public | 11-12
895 15.5

1.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
PENN WOOD HIGH SCHOOL - CYPRESS ST. CAMPUS
600 Cypress St
Yeadon, PA
Public | 9-10
848 17.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
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PENN WOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL
121 Summit St
Darby, PA
Public | 7-8
834 14.7

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WALNUT STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
224 South Sixth St
Darby, PA
Public | KG-6
473 17.1

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W B EVANS MAGNET SCHOOL
900 Baily Rd
Yeadon, PA
Public | KG-6
366 17.1

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