Ambridge, PA
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Ambridge 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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Ambridge Area Sd School District Details

Ambridge Area Sd School District
901 Duss Avenue
Ambridge, PA 15003

2,593 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Ambridge Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA 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
Ambridge Area High School
909 Duss Avenue
Ambridge, PA, 15003
09-12
Ambridge Area Junior High School
401 First Street
Freedom, PA, 15042
07-08
Economy Elementary School
1000 First Street
Freedom, PA, 15042
KG-06
Highland Elementary School
1101 Highland Avenue
Ambridge, PA, 15003
KG-06
State Street Elementary School
600 Harmony Road
Baden, PA, 15005
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.6% 70.4%
Black 15.9% 15.5%
Hispanic 1.7% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.5% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.5% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,605 $19,955,520 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $404 $1,060,096 2.7%
Staff $84 $220,416 0.6%
General Administration $630 $1,653,120 4.1%
School Administration $411 $1,078,464 2.7%
Operation $1,320 $3,463,680 8.7%
Transportation $942 $2,471,808 6.2%
Other $260 $682,240 1.7%
Total Support $4,050 $10,627,200 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,529 $9,260,096 23.2%
Total Expenditures $15,184 $39,842,816 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
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%