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There were 17 school districts among the [[Largest school districts in the United States by enrollment|state's largest districts]] with elections on November 5, 2013. A total of 73 board seats in these districts were on the ballot during the general election.
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In 2013, 18 of the top enrollment school districts in Pennsylvania held elections for a total of 77 school board seats across the state. No top enrollment districts in Pennsylvania will hold elections in 2014, so the next upcoming elections will be held in 2015.
  
 
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Revision as of 23:12, 17 December 2013

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List of school districts in Pennsylvania

State profile
Number of students: 1,793,284
Number of schools: 3,150
Number of school districts: 500
Graduation rate: 91%
Per-pupil spending: $12,729
State school administration
State Secretary of Education: William E. Harner
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Quick facts
School board elections
External links
References
See also
List of school districts in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania is home to 500 school districts, 3,150 schools and 1,793,284 K-12 students.[1][2]

Quick facts

The current Secretary of Education is William E. Harner. The following lists current members of the Pennsylvania Board of Education:[3]

Council for Basic Education

Council for Higher Education

  • Dr. Francis J. Michelini, Chair
  • James R. Agras
  • Kevin Bates
  • Wendy Beetlestone
  • Representative Paul Clymer
  • Sandra Dungee Glenn
  • James Grandon
  • Bruce Grover
  • Jonathan Peri
  • Dr. A. Lee Williams

Demographics

The following list details the racial demographics of Pennsylvania schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:[1]

Racial demographics
Race  % of Pennsylvania students
Asian 3
African American 16
Hispanic/Latino 8
White 71
Two or more 2

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2013, 18 of the top enrollment school districts in Pennsylvania held elections for a total of 77 school board seats across the state. No top enrollment districts in Pennsylvania will hold elections in 2014, so the next upcoming elections will be held in 2015.

See also

External links

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