Bensalem, PA
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Bensalem 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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Bensalem Township Sd School District Details

Bensalem Township Sd School District
3000 Donallen Dr
Bensalem, PA 19020

6,386 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Bensalem Township 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
Belmont Hills Elementary School
5000 Neshaminy Blvd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06
Benjamin Rush Elementary School
3400 Hulmeville Rd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06
Bensalem Twp High School
4319 Hulmeville Rd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
09-12
Cecelia Snyder Middle School
3330 Hulmeville Rd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
07-08
Cornwells Elementary School
102 Connoquenessing Sch Rd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06
Robert K Shafer Middle School
3333 Hulmeville Rd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
07-08
Russell C Struble Elementary School
4300 Bensalem Blvd
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06
Samuel K Faust Elementary School
Highland & Ft Washington Aves
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06
Valley Elementary School
3100 Donallen Dr
Bensalem, PA, 19020
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.8% 70.4%
Black 14.0% 15.5%
Hispanic 16.0% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.1% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,951 $56,310,741 43.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $890 $5,598,990 4.4%
Staff $563 $3,541,833 2.8%
General Administration $405 $2,547,855 2.0%
School Administration $772 $4,856,652 3.8%
Operation $1,649 $10,373,859 8.1%
Transportation $1,051 $6,611,841 5.1%
Other $670 $4,214,970 3.3%
Total Support $6,001 $37,752,291 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,484 $34,499,844 26.8%
Total Expenditures $20,436 $128,562,876 100.0%
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%