Quick Look at Bexley Schools
District Achievements
  • One of the top school districts in the state, with a record high 2014 Performance Index of 107.4, according to the Ohio Department of Education’s latest District Report Card.
  • Accredited by the internationally recognized AdvancED.
  • Bexley High School ranked 146th of 29,070U.S. public high schools that "serve all students well," according to U.S. News and World Report in 2015; Bexley was the top-ranked school in central Ohio.
  • Twenty-two Advanced Placement (AP) courses available at Bexley High School, an unusually high number for the size of the school; in 2015, 261 students took a total of 574 AP exams.
  • Eight members of the class of 2015 invited to participate in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
  • Earned Moody’s Investor Service Aa2 rating, one of the highest ratings assigned any Ohio district.
  • Cassingham Elementary and Bexley Middle School authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) world schools, the first of their kind in Ohio.
 
 
Total Enrollment - May 2015
2,217
Bexley High School (grades 9 - 12)648
Bexley Middle School (grades 7 - 8)368
Cassingham Elementary School (grades K - 6)464
Maryland Elementary School (grades K - 6)335
Montrose Elementary School (grades K - 6)402


Attendance rate95.2%
Graduation rate (four years)96.8%
College Matriculation rate (class of 2013494.0%
Black, Hispanic, Asian, Multiracial enrollment16.9%
Student/Teacher ratio16:1


Professional Staff
Teachers - full time equivalent 169.7
Average years of experience15
Teachers with at least a Master’s Degree88.95%
Average teacher's salary$75,815
  
Financials
General Fund Budget (2014 - 2015)$33.27 million
Per Pupil Expenditure (FY 2012)$14,348
Total Expenditure for Classroom Instruction*72.2%

General Fund Receipts
Property Taxes$22.8 million
State Foundation/Rollback$ 6.9 million
Income tax$ 6.4 million
Earnings on Investments/Miscellaneous$ 0.6 million


College Admissions Test Results
Bexley student scores compared with Ohio statewide averages:
   SAT Critical Reading
598 (555)
   SAT Writing
580 (535)
   SAT Math
596 (562) 
   ACT average composite score25.9 (22) 
  
Characteristics of the Community 
Population of Bexley 
13,703
Number of households 4,705
Median household income $70,200