Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th serves 627 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th placed in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th's student population of 627 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students627 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school'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 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank#178 out of 2820 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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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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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.53
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
13%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLehigh Valley Charter High School For The Arts School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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I am a student and it is an amazing school. Many people have the idea that the academics are horrible, but they have improved immensely since the school first opened 10 years ago. The theatre is far more advanced than any local theatre classes, and the academic work is just as strenuous.
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