With a student population of about 5,300, Penn Manor School District is one of the largest districts in Lancaster County. Penn Manor spans 113 rural square miles to the east of the Susquehanna River and encompasses five political entities: Millersville Borough and Conestoga, Martic, Manor and Pequea townships. As of 2010, total district population was estimated at 41,376.
Penn Manor students attend seven elementary buildings, two middle schools and one high school. Located in Millersville Borough, Penn Manor High School is adjacent to the campus of Millersville University. The corporate headquarters of both Armstrong World Industries and Turkey Hill Dairy are located within the school district boundaries.
Penn Manor currently employs 361 teachers and 234 support staff. District students have consistently scored above both the state and federal averages on the SAT and state exams. Over the past five years, 70-75% of Penn Manor High School seniors have pursued post-secondary education.
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Penn Manor is a three-layer district with instruction organized into an elementary division, middle division and high school division. Curricular design has been aligned with K-3, 4-6, 7-8 and 9-12 configurations. All seven elementary schools house grades K-6. The two middle schools enroll grades 7 and 8 and utilize a team approach designed around a core of teachers for math, English, reading, social studies and science. The high school utilizes a program of intensive or “block” scheduling and enrolls students in grades 9-12.
District Facts and Figures
|Special Education Population||17.8%|
|Free/Reduced Lunch %||40.2%|
|Support Staff Employed||234|
|Total District Budget||$80,497,447|
|Average Tax Increase 11-16||2.68%|
|Per Pupil Expenditure||$15,188|
|Starting Teacher Salary||$43,087|
|Average Teacher Salary||$64,066|
|Community Population||41,376 (2010)|
|Assessed Property Value||$2,418,373,900|
|County Millage Rank||10 of 16|
|District Square Miles||110|
|Central Manor Elementary||676|
|Manor Middle MS||483|
|Penn Manor HS||1,704|