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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Hazleton Area SD School District serving 4,165 students in Hazleton, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% 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.

Hazleton Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hazleton Hazleton Area High School
    1601 W 23rd St
    Hazleton, PA 18202
    (570)459-3221

    Grades: 9-12 | 3291 students
  • Hazleton West Hazleton El/ms
    325 North St
    Hazleton, PA 18202
    (570)459-3111

    Grades: K-8 | 874 students

Overview

School District NameHazleton Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,165 students
# of Teachers243 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students2,162 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,003 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.54
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students27 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students2,325 students
% Hispanic Students
56%
# of Black Students108 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,679 students
% White Students
39%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students22 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:97
# of Students in 1st Grade:108
# of Students in 2nd Grade:106
# of Students in 3rd Grade:97
# of Students in 4th Grade:97
# of Students in 5th Grade:103
# of Students in 6th Grade:95
# of Students in 7th Grade:99
# of Students in 8th Grade:72
# of Students in 9th Grade:899
# of Students in 10th Grade:794
# of Students in 11th Grade:818
# of Students in 12th Grade:780
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Hazleton Area SD 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 77% has decreased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hazleton Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hazleton Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,259 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,566 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$117 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hazleton Area SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$110 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Hazleton Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,259$13,057
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Spending / Student$10,566$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hazleton Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Hazleton Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.54, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Hazleton Area High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.