Allentown, PA
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Allentown Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Allentown


Allentown City Sd School District Details

Allentown City Sd School District
31 S Penn Street
Allentown, PA 18105

16,483 Students enrolled in District

22 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Allentown City Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Building 21 Allentown School
265 Lehigh St.
Allentown, PA, 18102
09-09
Central Elementary School
829 W Turner St
Allentown, PA, 18102
KG-05
Cleveland Elementary School
424 N 9th St
Allentown, PA, 18102
01-05
Francis D Raub Middle School
102 S Saint Cloud St
Allentown, PA, 18104
06-08
Harrison-Morton Middle School
137 N 2nd St
Allentown, PA, 18101
06-08
Hiram W Dodd Elementary School
1944 S Church St
Allentown, PA, 18103
KG-05
Jefferson Elementary School
750 Saint John St
Allentown, PA, 18103
KG-05
Lehigh Parkway Elementary School
1708 Coronado St
Allentown, PA, 18103
KG-05
Lincoln Early Chld Ctr School
1402 W Walnut St
Allentown, PA, 18102
KG-KG
Louis E Dieruff High School
815 N Irving St
Allentown, PA, 18109
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 12.9% 70.4%
Black 16.2% 15.5%
Hispanic 69.4% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.6% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.4% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,273 $122,375,498 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $795 $13,376,670 5.5%
Staff $258 $4,341,108 1.8%
General Administration $200 $3,365,200 1.4%
School Administration $557 $9,372,082 3.8%
Operation $1,083 $18,222,558 7.4%
Transportation $371 $6,242,446 2.6%
Other $382 $6,427,532 2.6%
Total Support $3,647 $61,364,422 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,637 $61,196,162 25.0%
Total Expenditures $14,557 $244,936,082 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Catasauqua Area Sd School District Details

Catasauqua Area Sd School District
201 N 14th St
Catasauqua, PA 18032

1,503 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Catasauqua Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Catasauqua Middle School
850 Pine Street
Catasauqua, PA, 18032
05-08
Catasauqua High School
2500 W Bullshead Rd
Northampton, PA, 18067
09-12
Francis H Sheckler Elementary School
251 N 14th St
Catasauqua, PA, 18032
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.9% 70.4%
Black 7.7% 15.5%
Hispanic 25.0% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.0% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.6% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,792 $11,828,256 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $721 $1,094,478 4.4%
Staff $623 $945,714 3.8%
General Administration $299 $453,882 1.8%
School Administration $752 $1,141,536 4.6%
Operation $1,259 $1,911,162 7.6%
Transportation $458 $695,244 2.8%
Other $368 $558,624 2.2%
Total Support $4,480 $6,800,640 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,221 $6,407,478 25.6%
Total Expenditures $16,492 $25,034,856 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Parkland Sd School District Details

Parkland Sd School District
1210 Springhouse Rd
Allentown, PA 18104

9,159 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Parkland Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Cetronia School
3635 Broadway
Allentown, PA, 18104
KG-05
Fogelsville School
312 S Route 100
Breinigsville, PA, 18031
KG-05
Fred J. Jaindl Elementary School
1051 Weilers Rd
Breinigsville, PA, 18031
KG-05
Ironton School
3135 Levans Rd
Coplay, PA, 18037
KG-05
Kernsville School
5051 Kernsville Rd
Orefield, PA, 18069
KG-05
Kratzer School
2200 Huckleberry Rd
Allentown, PA, 18104
KG-05
Orefield Middle School
2675 Pa Route 309
Orefield, PA, 18069
06-08
Parkland High School
2700 N Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA, 18104
09-12
Parkway Manor School
768 Parkway Rd
Allentown, PA, 18104
KG-05
Schnecksville School
4260 Sand Spring Rd
Schnecksville, PA, 18078
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.6% 70.4%
Black 4.0% 15.5%
Hispanic 11.6% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.7% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.9% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.2% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,093 $74,382,763 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $714 $6,562,374 4.7%
Staff $438 $4,025,658 2.9%
General Administration $149 $1,369,459 1.0%
School Administration $545 $5,009,095 3.6%
Operation $1,299 $11,939,109 8.6%
Transportation $728 $6,691,048 4.8%
Other $370 $3,400,670 2.4%
Total Support $4,244 $39,006,604 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,822 $25,937,002 18.6%
Total Expenditures $15,159 $139,326,369 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Salisbury Township Sd School District Details

Salisbury Township Sd School District
1140 Salisbury Rd
Allentown, PA 18103

1,540 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Salisbury Township Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Harry S Truman Elementary School
1400 Gaskill Ave
Allentown, PA, 18103
KG-05
Salisbury Middle School
3301 Devonshire Rd
Allentown, PA, 18103
06-08
Salisbury High School
500 E Montgomery St
Allentown, PA, 18103
09-12
Western Salisbury Elementary School
3201 Devonshire Rd
Allentown, PA, 18103
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.2% 70.4%
Black 4.2% 15.5%
Hispanic 12.6% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.3% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.4% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,270 $13,356,050 44.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,100 $1,776,500 5.9%
Staff $614 $991,610 3.3%
General Administration $368 $594,320 2.0%
School Administration $788 $1,272,620 4.2%
Operation $1,711 $2,763,265 9.2%
Transportation $1,176 $1,899,240 6.3%
Other $600 $969,000 3.2%
Total Support $6,357 $10,266,555 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,993 $6,448,695 21.4%
Total Expenditures $18,620 $30,071,300 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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