Mercersburg, PA
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Mercersburg 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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Tuscarora Sd School District Details

Tuscarora Sd School District
100 W Seminary St
Mercersburg, PA 17236

2,498 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Tuscarora 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
James Buchanan High School
4773 Fort Loudon Rd
Mercersburg, PA, 17236
09-12
James Buchanan Middle School
5191 Fort Loudon Rd
Mercersburg, PA, 17236
06-08
Mercersburg Elementary School
30 S Park Ave
Mercersburg, PA, 17236
KG-05
Montgomery Elementary School
9138 Fort Loudon Rd
Mercersburg, PA, 17236
KG-05
Mountain View Elementary School
2311 Lemar Rd
Mercersburg, PA, 17236
KG-05
St Thomas Elementary School
70 School House Rd
Saint Thomas, PA, 17252
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.9% 70.4%
Black 1.6% 15.5%
Hispanic 2.7% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.5% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.5% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,518 $16,646,972 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $611 $1,560,494 4.5%
Staff $475 $1,213,150 3.5%
General Administration $171 $436,734 1.3%
School Administration $529 $1,351,066 3.9%
Operation $1,147 $2,929,438 8.5%
Transportation $882 $2,252,628 6.5%
Other $384 $980,736 2.8%
Total Support $4,200 $10,726,800 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,787 $7,117,998 20.6%
Total Expenditures $13,505 $34,491,770 100.0%
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%