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Mr. Cyril Walther

Superintendent of Schools

Mr. Cyril Walther

724-356-2218   ext. 3306


Ms. Debbie Bentz

Central Office Manager/Board Secretary

Ms. Debbie Bentz

724-356-2218   ext. 3308


Superintendent's Annual Evaluation


According to Section 1073.1 of the Pennsylvania School Code, Superintendents must be evaluated via an annual performance review using objective performance standards. This evaluation must be posted on the District's website, and the Board of Directors will post the date of the assessment and whether or not the District's Superintendent has met the performance standards.


Mr. Cyril Walther, Superintendent was assessed by the Avella Area School District Board of Directors on June 21, 2023 and satisfactorily met all performance standards in the areas of Board/Superintendent Interaction, Community Interaction, Staff and Personnel Interaction, Educational Leadership, Business, Finance, Support Services, Professional and Personal Development and Student Interaction.