Lehigh Elementary School

  • Lehigh Elementary School serves 536 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Lehigh Elementary School's student population of 536 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students536 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Lehigh Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lehigh Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lehigh Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lehigh Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1554 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lehigh Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
91%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lehigh Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.170.27
This chart display the diversity score of Lehigh Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lehigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthampton Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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