Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School serves 459 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School's student population of 459 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School is 0.10, 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
#2535 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
95%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
1%
66%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School is Lehigh Valley Charter High School For Th (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Broughal Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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