Austin Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Potter

District Profile

138 Costello Ave

Austin, PA 16720-9601

Phone 814-647-8603

Fax 814-647-8869

Includes the municipalities of Austin Borough, Keating Township, Portage Township, Sylvania Township, Wharton Township.

Square Miles

226.05

Students Enrolled

194

Total Number of Schools:

2
  • Austin Area El Sch (K-6)
  • Austin Area JSHS (7-12)
District Provided Online Learning

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

194

Ethnicity

American Indian
<0.01%
Asian
<0.01%
Black
0.52%
Latino
<0.01%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
<0.01%
White
99.48%

Gender

Male
57.73%
Female
42.27%

Other Statistics

Special Education
19.59%
English Learner
<0.01%

Financials

Median Household Income

$48,690.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $1,891,315.07 43.75%
State Revenues $2,352,412.85 54.42%
Federal $78,606.81 1.81%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$1,262,921.57
Property Values Within District
$73,500.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

91.67%

Rigorous Courses

4
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

62.50%
College/University
6.25%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 57.14% 50.00% N/A
Grade 5 53.85% 42.86% N/A
Grade 6 82.35% 58.82% N/A
Grade 8 64.71% 35.29% 70.59%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 72.73% 72.73% N/A

Staff

21

Teachers

2

Administrators

4

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

9:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Kimberly Rees

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Jerome Sasala
Board President
3 2019-2021

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Sarah Stafford
Board Vice President
4 2019-2023
Vincent Earle
< 1 year 2021-2023
Britta Hooftallen
13 2017-2021
Julie Jeffers
12 2021-2025
Joshua Roeske
< 1 year 2021-2025
Michelle Valenti
12 2021-2025
Ralph Young
12 2019-2023

* In accordance with Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019, school board directors are required to complete approved training starting in the 2018-2019 school year. School board directors who began their term in 2017 are permitted to take this training, but it is not required. School board directors who began their term after July 1, 2018 are required to complete an initial 5 hours of new school director training and at the beginning of each subsequent election, 3 hours of advanced school director training. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and ongoing.