The Manheim Township is a single municipality government in Lancaster County. We are approximately 23 square miles, with +13,400 residential dwellings and 31,300 residents. We have a public school population of +5,000 students in kindergarten through twelfth grades. There are six elementary schools (K-4), an intermediate school (grades 5 & 6), one middle school (grades 7 & 8), and one high school (grades 9-12).
We have averaged growth of 2.5 percent per year over the past 8 years at all levels of the district. This trend and level of growth are expected to continue for the next 5 years, at least.
Both residential and commercial growth has been consistent in Manheim Township. There is a comprehensive plan in place to maintain and improve the quality of life enjoyed by our residents.
|District Area:||23 Square Miles|
|Population:||Over 31,000 residents|
|MT High School (9-12)||1781|
|MT Middle School (7-8)||927|
|Landis Run Intermediate (5-6)||893|
|Students on the Free or Reduced Meal Program||25.8%|
|Average years of teaching experience:||13|
|Teachers with Advanced Degrees:||307|
|Lunches Served Annually||433,000+|
|Elementary Meal Cost||$2.00|
|Landis Run/Middle School Meal Cost||$2.25|
|High School Meal Cost||$2.25|
|Free and Reduced Lunch Enrollment||25.8%|
|2015-2016 Total Budget||$86,528,116|
|Budget per pupil||$14,975|
|MTSD Millage Ranking in Lancaster County||7th lowest out of 16 districts|
|Average Teacher Salary||$63,524|
|Starting Teacher Salary||$47,623|
|Federal Revenue and other||$879,683|
|Other expenditures & financial uses||$12,759,552|