Amherst 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Amherst Exempted Village School District Details

Amherst Exempted Village School District
550 Milan Ave
Amherst, OH 44001

3,534 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Amherst Exempted Village School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH 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
81%
64%
80%
65%
81%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amherst Junior High School
548 Milan Ave
Amherst, OH, 44001
06-10
Marion L Steele High School
450 Washington St
Amherst, OH, 44001
09-12
Powers Elementary School
393 S Lake St
Amherst, OH, 44001
PK-03
Walter G. Nord Middle School
501 Lincoln St
Amherst, OH, 44001
03-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.7% 72.2%
Black 2.9% 17.9%
Hispanic 12.7% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.8% 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.2% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,206 $22,496,000 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $1,819,000 4.2%
Staff $444 $1,610,000 3.7%
General Administration $164 $595,000 1.4%
School Administration $585 $2,121,000 4.9%
Operation $824 $2,987,000 6.9%
Transportation $368 $1,333,000 3.1%
Other $281 $1,019,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,168 $11,484,000 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,642 $9,579,000 22.0%
Total Expenditures $12,016 $43,559,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
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%

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