Amherst, OH
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Amherst Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Amherst Exempted Village School District Details

Amherst Exempted Village School District
185 Forest St
Amherst, OH 44001

3,733 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Amherst Exempted Village School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amherst Junior High School
548 Milan Ave
Amherst, OH, 44001
04-09
Josiah Harris Elementary School
393 S Lake St
Amherst, OH, 44001
02-06
Marion L Steele High School
450 Washington St
Amherst, OH, 44001
09-12
Powers Elementary School
401 Washington St
Amherst, OH, 44001
PK-03
Walter G. Nord Middle School
501 Lincoln St
Amherst, OH, 44001
05-07

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.0% 75.5%
Black 2.4% 17.1%
Hispanic 12.2% 5.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.5% 44.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.0% 40.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,630 $21,844,400 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $494 $1,916,720 4.8%
Staff $363 $1,408,440 3.5%
General Administration $60 $232,800 0.6%
School Administration $751 $2,913,880 7.2%
Operation $799 $3,100,120 7.7%
Transportation $371 $1,439,480 3.6%
Other $210 $814,800 2.0%
Total Support $3,047 $11,822,360 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,699 $6,592,120 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,376 $40,258,880 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,084 $10,477,976,505 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $610 $1,050,458,981 4.9%
Staff $385 $663,910,108 3.1%
General Administration $290 $499,963,781 2.4%
School Administration $602 $1,036,234,581 4.9%
Operation $973 $1,675,426,637 7.9%
Transportation $537 $925,284,926 4.4%
Other $459 $789,944,378 3.7%
Total Support $3,856 $6,641,159,511 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,406 $4,143,842,464 19.5%
Total Expenditures $12,346 $21,263,019,505 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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