Ellwood City Area School District

The Ellwood City Area School District is committed to providing students with a high quality education and to prepare them as responsible citizens in a continually changing world. In the search for excellence, every effort will be made to create conditions in which all students can learn.  There are four elementary schools to accompany the junior/senior high school that comprise the Ellwood City Area School District.  Over 900 students attend the Junior and Senior High School.

Lincoln High School's three-story facility contains two gymnasiums, science and technology laboratories, metal and wood shops and arts and crafts facilities.  The large cafeteria and commons area accompany the administrative offices near the main entrance to Lincoln High School.

High expectations have been established for students and staff to foster an enthusiasm for learning and the mastery of essential skills necessary to function effectively in the twenty-first century.

The education curriculum at Lincoln High School aims to provide an excellent, well rounded education to all students. Since a large majority of students continue their education beyond high school, a strong emphasis is placed on college preparation.

Lincoln High School 724-752-1591
Lincoln Jr. High School 724-752-1591
Hartman Elementary 724-758-3241
North Side Elementary 724-752-1381
Perry Elementary 724-758-9458
Walnut Ridge Elementary 724-758-5609

External Link:   www.ellwood.k12.pa.us

Riverside Beaver County School District

The Riverside Beaver County School District, located in northeastern Beaver County, PA, is comprised of the townships of Franklin, Marion, and North Sewickley. Portions of Butler and Lawrence Counties form the northern and eastern boundaries of the school district, and the Beaver River forms the western border. It covers an area of approximately 48.23 square miles and has a population of nearly 11,000 residents. The student population is 2,128, which classifies it as a AA school in Pennsylvania.

Mission Statement:
The Riverside Beaver County School District will forge a dynamic learning partnership with the community to create enthusiasm, excellence and integrity in education.

External Link:   www.riverside.k12.pa.us

Holy Redeemer School

Holy Redeemer School is a privately supported educational institution offering curriculum for students in Pre-K - 6th grade and welcoming all faiths. Founded in 1945, it has long been recognized as an elementary education leader. Believing education is one of the most important ways by which a Church fulfills its commitment to the dignity and uniqueness of the person, Holy Redeemer School exists to provide a high quality of Christian living and education for the people of Ellwood City and surrounding areas.

Area Colleges & Universities

The Borough of Ellwood City is located within 40 miles of six major colleges or universities with enrollment over 2,000, making Ellwood City a perfect spot for commuters or students attending graduate schooling.  Below are the colleges or universities with enrollment over 2,000 and their distance away from the Borough of Ellwood City:

Geneva College:  (8 miles south)
Slippery Rock University: (21 miles northeast)
Grove City College: (26 miles north)
Robert Morris University: (29 miles south)
Youngstown State University:  (30 miles northwest)
University of Pittsburgh:  (35 miles southeast)

Ellwood City Public Library

Ellwood City Area Public Library offers over 45,000 items, ranging from large-print books, to magazines, to audio and videotapes and offers all citizens the right to obtain information and knowledge in order to participate in the democratic process. The library offers preschool story telling hours on the weekends and is a main coordinator of the Story Telling Festival held annually in Ewing Park. The library is open Monday through Thursday -- 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday -- 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday -- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Borough of Ellwood City, 525 Lawrence Avenue, Ellwood City, PA 16117  (724) 758-7777
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