Allentown City Sd School District Public Schools

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There are 22 public schools managed by Allentown City Sd School District serving 17,268 students in Allentown, PA.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Allentown City Sd School District Public Schools

Overview
(Allentown City Sd) Stats (PA) State Statistics
# of Students 17,268 1,747,799 students students
# of Teachers 494 118,816 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35 15:1:1
# of Male Students 8,891 878,065 students students
% Male Students 51.5 50.2%%
# of Female Students 8,377 869,734 students students
% Female Students 48.5 49.8%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 25 students 2,775 students students
% American Indian Students
0.1% 0.2%%
# of Asian Students 277 57,150 students students
% Asian Students
1.6% 3.3%%
# of Hispanic Students 11,223 students 150,013 students students
% Hispanic Students
65.0% 8.6%%
# of Black Students 2,888 students 264,943 students students
% Black Students
16.7% 15.2%%
# of White Students 2,579 students 1,238,677 students students
% White Students
15% 71%%
# of Other Students 276 students 34,241 students students
% of Other Students
2% 2%%
 
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 195 students 8,739 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 1,444 students 128,263 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 1,402 students 129,243 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 1,396 students 130,376 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 1,405 students 129,793 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 1,471 students 128,968 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 1,475 students 132,203 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 1,312 students 134,276 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 1,270 students 135,326 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 1,273 students students 134,254 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 1,297 students students 142,350 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 1,302 students students 141,856 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 978 students students 135,598 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 1,048 students students 134,638 students students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a 1,916 students students
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Allentown City Sd School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of .59, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of . The most diverse school in the district is . Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or in the USA.