Blue Mountain School District

  • 685 RED DALE RD
  • ORWIGSBURG, PA 17961
  • (570) 366-0515
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate91.1%82.7%
Dropout Rate1.2%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$9,304$11,954
Students Per Teacher14.813.7
Number of Schools5-
Number of Students3,015-
Number of (FTE) Teachers204-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment3,01514.8
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students214
1st Grade Students218
2nd Grade Students193
3rd Grade Students229
4th Grade Students222
5th Grade Students197
6th Grade Students217
7th Grade Students214
8th Grade Students251
9th Grade Students242
10th Grade Students257
11th Grade Students233
12th Grade Students245
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native3
Asian or Pacific Islander26
Hispanic64
Black (Non-Hispanic)22
White (Non-Hispanic)2,792
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,501
Female1,406

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers20414.8
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers12-
Elementary Teachers76-
Secondary Teachers98-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes18-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides26
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors3
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors7
Elementary3
Secondary4
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians4
Library Support Staff2
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff109
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators3
LEA Administrative Support Staff10
School Administrators8
School Administrative Support Staff13
Student Support Services18
Other Support Services Staff58

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$37,059,000-
Total Local Revenues$23,735,00064.0%
Property Tax$15,400,00041.6%
Public Utility Tax$27,0000.07%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$3,338,0009.0%
All Other Taxes$349,0000.9%
Other School Systems$53,0000.1%
Cities and Counties$79,0000.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$9,0000.02%
School Lunch$843,0002.3%
District Activity Receipts$45,0000.1%
Rents and Royalties$9,0000.02%
Sale of Property$8,0000.02%
Interest Earnings$190,0000.5%
Private Contributions$9,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$3,376,0009.1%
Total State Revenues$12,308,00033.2%
General Formula Assistance$7,155,00019.3%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,135,0003.1%
Special Education Programs$1,426,0003.8%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$90,0000.2%
School Lunch Programs$66,0000.2%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$730,0002.0%
Transportation Programs$1,253,0003.4%
Other Programs$453,0001.2%
Total Federal Revenues$1,016,0002.7%
Through State - Title I$126,0000.3%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$115,0000.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$8,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$3,0000.01%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$234,0000.6%
Through State - Other$125,0000.3%
Direct - Other$405,0001.1%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$27,846,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$16,381,00058.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$10,297,00037.0%
Student Support$1,700,0004.6%
Instructional Staff Support$619,0001.7%
General Administration Support$748,0002.0%
School Administration Support$1,312,0003.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,022,0008.2%
Student Transportation Support$1,843,0005.0%
Other Support Services$1,053,0002.8%
Total Other Expenditures$1,168,0004.2%
Food Services$1,168,0003.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 91.1%
Total Diploma Count 226
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12121.2%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Blue Mountain School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 5
  • Students: 3,015
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 204
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BLUE MOUNTAIN EAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
675 Red Dale Rd
Orwigsburg, PA
Public | KG-5
709 14.3

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BLUE MOUNTAIN EL CRESSONA SCHOOL
45 Wilder St
Cressona, PA
Public | KG-5
252 13.8

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BLUE MOUNTAIN HIGH SCHOOL
1076 West Market St
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Public | 9-12
977 13.6

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BLUE MOUNTAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
685 Red Dale Rd
Orwigsburg, PA
Public | 6-8
683 14.2

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BLUE MOUNTAIN WEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1383 Long Run Rd
Friedensburg, PA
Public | KG-5
311 12.2

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