What is the enrollment in Keystone School District?
As of 9/30/12 the Elementary has 555 enrolled while
the High School has 504 enrolled for a total district enrollment of
2. What is the
total annual budget for Keystone School District?
For the Fiscal Year Ended 6/30/13, the annual
budget is $14,051,087.
3. What is the
annual tuition cost for students to attend Keystone School District that
live outside the boundaries of Keystone?
For 2012-13, the estimated annual elementary
tuition cost is $8,622.21 and the annual High School tuition cost is
4. What is the
total square mileage of the District?
The total square mileage of Keystone School
District is approximately 126 square miles and is comprised of 5
townships (Ashland, Beaver, Elk, Licking, Salem) and 3 boroughs (Callensburg,
5. How do we
determine if a child is eligible for special education services?
The eligibility of a student for special education
and related services is based on a comprehensive evaluation process.
That process includes considerations of assessments, information based
on how well the student understands the curriculum, observation reports
by educational professionals, teacher information, information provided
by parents, and other relevant information.
Participation in the evaluation process and the
determination of whether a student may have a disability and is in need
of special education and related services is made by the studentís
parents and a team of qualified professionals, which may include:
a school administrator, the studentís teacher, or a regular
classroom teacher qualified to teach a student of his or her age if
the student does not have a regular teacher; or, for a student of
less than school age, an individual qualified by the school system
to teach a student of his or her age;
a special educator; a school system representative;
and at least one person qualified to conduct individual diagnostic
examinations of children, such as a school psychologist,
speech-language pathologist, occupational therapist, or physical
6. What is the average homeowner's School Tax bill for Keystone
School District in 2012-13?
The average School Tax bill is $595.13.
1. What kind of
snack(s) or treat(s) may I send in with my child to share with his/her
Please consult with your childís teacher prior to
sending in classroom snacks.
Further information on the
Wellness Policy and Nutritional
Guidelines can be accessed on the District website.
2. Whom should I
contact about my childís special dietary needs?
Please contact Mrs. Carol Meier, Food Service
Director, at cmeier [at] keyknox.com and Mrs. Petula King, School Nurse,
at pking [at] keyknox.com.
3. Can I request
changes in transportation throughout the school year?
Due to insurance liability and overcrowding
concerns, requests for changes in transportation will not be honored.
If an emergency arises that requires
consideration of a one-time change, the building principal must be
notified and must approve the change.
An emergency is defined as an unforeseen
event that requires a one-time change in routine (i.e. family medical
emergency, traffic accident, sudden change in parentís work schedule).
Keystone High School:
1. What is the Keystone
High School Comprehensive Career Plan?
Keystone High School Career Plan utilizes
the Choices Explorer to create a career plan during grades 7-12. The
For further information contact the High
School Guidance Department.
2. What is the process
for requesting a transcript?
Graduates of Keystone Jr./Sr. High School may
request a transcript by calling the high school guidance office at
814-797-1261 extension 143.
Please provide your full name (maiden name),
the year you graduated, and the college or university you need your
transcript sent to.
If you need a transcript for employment purposes,
please leave the company name, contact, and address and we will forward
your transcript directly to them.
Transcripts are mailed within
five school days.
There is no charge for a transcript. Official transcripts also can be
mailed to the graduate, and unofficial transcripts can be emailed or
mailed to the graduate.
3. How can I acquire a
copy of my high school diploma?
We do not keep copies of diplomas.
If you need verification of graduation, you
could follow the process to request a transcript.
The transcript includes a graduation date on