Lehighton, PA
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Lehighton 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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Lehighton Area Sd School District Details

Lehighton Area Sd School District
1000 Union St
Lehighton, PA 18235

2,365 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Lehighton 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
East Penn Elementary School
496 W Lizard Creek Rd
Lehighton, PA, 18235
KG-04
Franklin Elementary School
1122 Fairyland Rd
Lehighton, PA, 18235
KG-04
Lehighton Area High School
1 Indian Lane
Lehighton, PA, 18235
09-12
Lehighton Area Middle School
301 Beaver Run Rd
Lehighton, PA, 18235
05-08
Mahoning Elementary School
2466 Mahoning Dr E
Lehighton, PA, 18235
KG-04
Shull-David Elementary School
200 Beaver Run Rd
Lehighton, PA, 18235
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.1% 70.4%
Black 2.1% 15.5%
Hispanic 4.1% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.5% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.9% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,909 $18,736,421 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $549 $1,300,581 3.7%
Staff $333 $788,877 2.2%
General Administration $218 $516,442 1.5%
School Administration $609 $1,442,721 4.1%
Operation $1,428 $3,382,932 9.6%
Transportation $477 $1,130,013 3.2%
Other $485 $1,148,965 3.3%
Total Support $4,099 $9,710,531 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,827 $6,697,163 19.1%
Total Expenditures $14,835 $35,144,115 100.0%
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%