Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th serves 598 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th's student population of 598 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 88% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#60 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
73%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.45n/a
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLehigh Valley Charter High for the Arts School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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