Allentown City School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 21 public schools managed by Allentown City School District serving 15,604 students in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Allentown City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Allentown Building 21 Allentown
    265 Lehigh St.
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4400

    Grades: 9 | 156 students
  • Allentown Central Elementary School
    829 W Turner St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4801

    Grades: K-5 | 767 students
  • Allentown Cleveland Elementary School
    424 N 9th St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4821

    Grades: 1-5 | 272 students
  • Allentown Francis D Raub Middle School
    102 S Saint Cloud St
    Allentown, PA 18104
    (484)765-5301

    Grades: 6-8 | 864 students
  • Allentown Harrison-morton Middle School
    137 N 2nd St
    Allentown, PA 18101
    (484)765-5701

    Grades: 6-8 | 795 students
  • Allentown Hiram W Dodd Elementary School
    1944 S Church St
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484)765-4501

    Grades: K-5 | 648 students
  • Allentown Jefferson Elementary School
    750 Saint John St
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484)765-4421

    Grades: K-5 | 592 students
  • Allentown Lehigh Parkway Elementary School
    1708 Coronado St
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484)765-4441

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Allentown Louis E Dieruff High School
    815 N Irving St
    Allentown, PA 18109
    (484)765-5501

    Grades: 9-12 | 1764 students
  • Allentown Luis A. Ramos Elementary School
    1430 West Allen St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4841

    Grades: K-5 | 850 students
  • Allentown Mckinley Elementary School
    1124 W Turner St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-5461

    Grades: 1-5 | 289 students
  • Allentown Mosser Elementary School
    129 S Dauphin St
    Allentown, PA 18109
    (484)765-5881

    Grades: K-5 | 582 students
  • Allentown Muhlenberg Elementary School
    740 N 21st St
    Allentown, PA 18104
    (484)765-4861

    Grades: K-5 | 432 students
  • Allentown Ritter Elementary School
    790 N Plymouth Street
    Allentown, PA 18109
    (484)765-5661

    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
  • Allentown Roosevelt Elementary School
    210 W Susquehanna St
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484)765-4461

    Grades: K-5 | 679 students
  • Allentown Sheridan Elementary School
    521 N 2nd St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4881

    Grades: 1-5 | 661 students
  • Allentown South Mountain Middle School
    709 W Emaus Ave
    Allentown, PA 18103
    (484)765-4301

    Grades: 6-8 | 932 students
  • Allentown Trexler Middle School
    851 N 15th St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4601

    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
  • Allentown Union Terrace Elementary School
    1939 W Union St
    Allentown, PA 18104
    (484)765-5481

    Grades: K-5 | 678 students
  • Allentown Washington Elementary School
    837 N 9th St
    Allentown, PA 18102
    (484)765-4941

    Grades: 1-5 | 454 students
  • Allentown William Allen High School
    106 N 17th St
    Allentown, PA 18104
    (484)765-5001

    Grades: 9-12 | 2611 students

Overview

School District NameAllentown City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students15,604 students
# of Teachers924 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students8,048 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students7,556 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.49
# of American Indian Students19 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students219 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students10,623 students
% Hispanic Students
68%
# of Black Students2,408 students
% Black Students
15%
# of White Students1,812 students
% White Students
12%
# of Hawaiian Students18 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students505 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:890
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,354
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,406
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,423
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,359
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,224
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,141
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,097
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,179
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,679
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,051
# of Students in 11th Grade:911
# of Students in 12th Grade:890
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Allentown City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Allentown City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Allentown City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
65%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Allentown City School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,825 in this school district is less than the state average of $18,601. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,748 is less than the state average of $18,411. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$218 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Allentown City School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$267 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Allentown City School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,825$18,601
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Allentown City School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,748$18,411
This chart display average spending per public school student in Allentown City School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Allentown City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.49, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Muhlenberg Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.