Blue Bell 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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Wissahickon Sd School District Details

Wissahickon Sd School District
601 Knight Rd
Ambler, PA 19002

4,727 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Wissahickon 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)

100 80 60 40 20 0
78%
54%
85%
63%
71%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Blue Bell Elementary School
801 Symphony Ln
Blue Bell, PA, 19422
KG-05
Lower Gwynedd Elementary School
571 Houston Rd
Ambler, PA, 19002
KG-05
Shady Grove Elementary School
351 W Skippack Pike
Ambler, PA, 19002
KG-05
Stony Creek Elementary School
1721 Yost Rd
Blue Bell, PA, 19422
KG-05
Wissahickon Middle School
500 Houston Rd
Ambler, PA, 19002
06-08
Wissahickon High School
521 Houston Rd
Ambler, PA, 19002
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 66.1% 67.2%
Black 10.5% 15.6%
Hispanic 6.8% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.8% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 2.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,645 $61,143,245 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,041 $4,664,721 4.3%
Staff $575 $2,576,575 2.4%
General Administration $490 $2,195,690 2.0%
School Administration $758 $3,396,598 3.1%
Operation $1,865 $8,357,065 7.6%
Transportation $853 $3,822,293 3.5%
Other $424 $1,899,944 1.7%
Total Support $6,006 $26,912,886 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,745 $21,262,345 19.4%
Total Expenditures $24,395 $109,313,995 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%