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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools managed by Pen Argyl Area SD School District serving 1,117 students in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Pen Argyl Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Nazareth Plainfield Elementary School
    539 School Rd
    Nazareth, PA 18064
    (610)746-4436

    Grades: K-3 | 461 students
  • Pen Argyl Wind Gap Middle School
    1620 Teels Rd
    Pen Argyl, PA 18072
    (610)863-9093

    Grades: 4-8 | 656 students

Overview

School District NamePen Argyl Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,655 students
# of Teachers114 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students814 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students841 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.18
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students16 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students70 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students18 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,496 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students51 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:118
# of Students in 1st Grade:116
# of Students in 2nd Grade:105
# of Students in 3rd Grade:122
# of Students in 4th Grade:133
# of Students in 5th Grade:113
# of Students in 6th Grade:130
# of Students in 7th Grade:142
# of Students in 8th Grade:137
# of Students in 9th Grade:132
# of Students in 10th Grade:154
# of Students in 11th Grade:123
# of Students in 12th Grade:130
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Pen Argyl Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 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 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pen Argyl 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 Rate80-84%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,522 is higher 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 $12,924 is higher 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$25 MM$19 MM
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Spending$22 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Pen Argyl 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$14,522$13,057
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Spending / Student$12,924$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pen Argyl 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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Did You Know?
Pen Argyl Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.18, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Plainfield Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.