The Daniel Boone Area School District is located about 45 miles northwest of Philadelphia along the southern border of Berks County, within 15 minutes of Reading to the north, and Pottstown to the southeast. The district serves a population of approximately 18,500 people and covers an area of 42 square miles. The district is predominately rural/suburban with concentrations of population in Amity Township, Borough of Birdsboro, and Union Township. Within the proximity of many cultural, historical, educational and recreational facilities, the location affords the residents much in the way of cultural and social opportunities.

One high school, one middle school, and three elementary buildings service a student population of approximately 3,650 students. The administration building houses the district office as well as the business office with other district wide departments located through out the district.

Athletic and other extracurricular opportunities exist at all district buildings through district sponsored activities or community organizations. Individuals wishing to volunteer with the district will find an active community in the efforts of the Parent Teacher Council, Booster Programs and the Blazer Foundation.

District Info:

Administrative Offices:

2144 Weavertown Rd.
Douglassville, Pa 19518
Phone: 610.582.6140
Fax: 610.689.0051

Acting Superintendent of Schools: Mr. Robert Hurley

Student Enrollment: Approximately 3,650

School Buildings:

Daniel Boone Area High School (Grades 9 – 12)
501 Chestnut Street
Birdsboro, PA 19508
Phone: 610.582.6100
Fax: 610.582.5400
Mr. Preston McKnight, Principal
Mr. Aaron Sborz, Assistant Principal
Mr. Frank Flanagan, Assistant Principal

Daniel Boone Middle School (Grades 6 – 8)
1845 Weavertown Road
Douglassville, PA 19518
Phone: 610.689.6300
Fax: 610.689.6306
Mrs. Jenny Rexrode, Principal
Mr. Moises Rivera, Assistant Principal

Amity Elementary Center (Grades K – 5)
200 Boone Drive
Douglassville, PA 19518
Phone: 610.689.6240
Fax: 610.689.6265
Mr. Curtis Fleming, Principal
Ms. Megan Weber, Assistant Principal

Monocacy Elementary Center (Grades K – 2)
576 Monocacy Creek Road
Birdsboro, PA 19508
Phone: 610.385.6800
Fax: 610.385.6810
Mrs. Melanie Hefter, Principal

School Board Meetings:

The school board meets regularly on the 4th Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Meetings are held in the Administrative Offices. Occasionally a holiday or other circumstance will alter this schedule. In the case of any special meeting, notices are given in advance to local newspapers.

Committee of the Whole meetings and public work sessions are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Administrative Offices.

All recommendations are considered and acted upon only in open public meetings. By state law, however, executive (private) sessions may be held in regard to personnel matters, litigation procedures, negotiations, and the purchase of land.