Northgate School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Allegheny

District Profile

591 Union Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15202-2958

Phone 412-732-3300

Fax 412-734-8008

Includes the municipalities of Avalon Borough, Bellevue Borough.

Square Miles

1.81

Students Enrolled

1,053

Total Number of Schools:

3
  • Avalon El Sch (K-6)
  • Bellevue El Sch (PreK,K-6)
  • Northgate MSHS (7-12)

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

1,053

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.47%
Asian
1.42%
Black
19.85%
Latino
3.80%
Pacific Islander
0.38%
2 or More Races
10.07%
White
64.01%

Gender

Male
51.57%
Female
48.43%

Other Statistics

Special Education
24.93%
English Learner
1.80%

Financials

Median Household Income

$49,541.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $15,540,165.00 58.88%
State Revenues $8,958,169.00 33.94%
Federal $1,893,187.00 7.17%
Other $0.00 <0.01%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$11,717,206.00
Property Values Within District
$141,300.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

85.00%

Rigorous Courses

11
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

51.39%
College/University
4.17%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 60.66% 57.38% N/A
Grade 4 58.21% 22.39% 78.79%
Grade 5 58.33% 22.54% N/A
Grade 6 59.38% 22.22% N/A
Grade 7 66.67% 18.57% N/A
Grade 8 54.41% 13.24% 47.06%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 66.67% 58.93% 75.00%

Staff

85

Teachers

7

Administrators

45

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

12:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Caroline Johns

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Michael Rajakovic
Board President
7 2023-2027
Cheryl Patalano
Board Vice President
3 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

William Bergmann
2 2023-2027

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Katrina Eames
3 2023-2027
Wendi Lee
2 2023-2027

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Abigail Lindsey
1 2023-2027
Stephen Mehlo
3 2021-2025
Laura Pollanen
2 2023-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Amy Robinson
11 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

* School board directors in Pennsylvania are required to complete specific training requirements following their election under Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019. Newly elected directors must complete five hours of training within the first year of their first term, while reelected directors must complete three hours of advanced training within the first year of their reelected term. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and are ongoing.