Fox Chapel Area School District
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The Fox Chapel Area School District is a nationally recognized, award-winning school district located in a dynamic suburban community about 10 miles northeast of downtown Pittsburgh.
The Fox Chapel Area School District is consistently recognized on local, state, and national levels for its exemplary educational and extracurricular opportunities.
Please be aware that all teachers in the Fox Chapel Area School District meet both State and Federal requirements for the positions they hold and they have been reported as highly qualified to the State of Pennsylvania.
DIVERSITY & EQUITY
People: Diversity of thought, background, and beliefs
Habits for Success: Persistence and resilience
Learning Skills: Communication and collaboration; creativity and innovation; critical thinking; and problem-solving
SPANISH IMMERSION PROGRAM
The Fox Chapel Area School District will be opening a Spanish Immersion pilot program at the start of the 2019-2020 school year. The program will be open to students in our current kindergarten classes and will be housed at Kerr Elementary School. The purpose of this page is to provide additional information to parents and guardians about the program.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
Students’ attainment of English language proficiency and successful performance within content area classes are primary goals of the English as a Second Language (ESL) Program. Essential elements also include sensitivity and attention to cultural factors while helping English Language Learners (ELL) establish meaningful relationships and adjust to new learning environments.
The district comprises six municipalities: Aspinwall, Blawnox, Fox Chapel, and Sharpsburg boroughs, and Indiana and O’Hara townships. The district serves an area of about 36 square miles with approximately 30,000 residents. The population represents a wide range of social, economic, cultural, and religious backgrounds. The school district provides a comprehensive array of educational opportunities to fulfill the needs of this diverse population and to meet the high expectations of its residents.
Our Mission & Vision
The Fox Chapel Area School District exists to maximize student learning, achievement, and development.
The Fox Chapel Area School District will be recognized as one of the top-performing public school districts in the nation.
The Fox Chapel Area School District prides itself on the myriad diverse and innovative opportunities it provides for its students.
Teacher Starting Salary
Fox Chapel Area School District
611 Field Club Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
School Hours: M-F: 8am – 4pm
The Fox Chapel Area School District is an equal rights and opportunity shool district. The school district does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, or handicap/disability. The district shall make reasonable accomodations for identified physical and mental impairments that constitute disabilities, consistent with the requirements of federal and state laws and regulations.