Muhlenberg High School

Serves grades 10 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
400 Sharp Avenue
Laureldale, PA 19605
Phone
(610) 921-8078
District
MUHLENBERG SD
County
BERKS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
911
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

5

(10 is best)

Better than 44.6% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Muhlenberg High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
70%
68%
77%
72%
62%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 305 33.5%
Grade 11 304 33.4%
Grade 12 302 33.2%
Total 911 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.8% 35.6% 67.2%
Black 8.2% 6.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 48.9% 55.5% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 1.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.7% 58.0% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.1% 50.6% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 7.4% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,026 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,879.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.1% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.6% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.8% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,181 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.3% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.5% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.5% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.1% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.5% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 24.8% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.0% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.2% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,543 $31,139,235 56.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $767 $2,795,715 5.1%
Staff $388 $1,414,260 2.6%
General Administration $301 $1,097,145 2.0%
School Administration $552 $2,012,040 3.7%
Operation $1,268 $4,621,860 8.4%
Transportation $61 $222,345 0.4%
Other $428 $1,560,060 2.8%
Total Support $3,766 $13,727,070 24.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,814 $10,257,030 18.6%
Total Expenditures $15,123 $55,123,335 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%