Building 21 Allentown (Closed 2018)

  • Building 21 Allentown served 277 students in grades 9-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students277 students
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Hispanic
69%
11%
Black
18%
15%
White
13%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Building 21 Allentown.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.480.52
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllentown City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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