Lower Macungie Middle School

6299 Lower Macungie Rd,

Macungie, PA, 18062

Tel: (610)395-8593
Grades: 6-8

1,074 students

Lower Macungie Middle School serves 1,074 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Lower Macungie Middle School operates within the East Penn School District.

Overview

The student population of 1074 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,074 students
Lower Macungie Middle School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Lower Macungie Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Lower Macungie Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Lower Macungie Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Lower Macungie Middle School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
6%
8%
Lower Macungie Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
5%
16%
Lower Macungie Middle School Black (1999-2012)
White
81%
71%
Lower Macungie Middle School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lower Macungie Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lower Macungie Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.34 0.83
Lower Macungie Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
34%
Lower Macungie Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Lower Macungie Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name East Penn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 8,033 1,682
East Penn   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $21 MM
District Spending $104 MM $20 MM
East Penn   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,216 $12,476
East Penn   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,907 $11,944
East Penn   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emmaus High School (3.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eyer Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willow Lane Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Macungie Lower Macungie Elementary School
    6043 Lower Macungie Rd
    Macungie , PA , 18062
    (610)395-2341
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Macungie Willow Lane Elementary School
    6135 Sauerkraut Ln
    Macungie , PA , 18062
    (484)519-3300
    1.1  mi  |  736  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wescosville Wescosville Elementary School
    1064 Liberty Ln
    Wescosville , PA , 18106
    (610)395-5851
    1.4  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Breinigsville Fogelsville School
    312 South Route 100
    Breinigsville , PA , 18031
    (610)351-5800
    1.9  mi  |  437  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Breinigsville Fred J. Jaindl Elementary School
    1051 Weiler's Rd
    Breinigsville , PA , 18031
    (610)351-5880
    2.2  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Lehigh County, PA 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 0.59, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Lehigh County is Allentown City School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.