Saucon Valley SD School District

All
(3)
All
(3)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(2)
Elementary
(2)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Saucon Valley SD School District serving 2,190 students in Hellertown, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Saucon Valley SD School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameSaucon Valley SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,190 students
# of Teachers165 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students1,061 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students1,129 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.26
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students66 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students134 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students50 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,885 students
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students55 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:149
# of Students in 1st Grade:129
# of Students in 2nd Grade:136
# of Students in 3rd Grade:148
# of Students in 4th Grade:146
# of Students in 5th Grade:180
# of Students in 6th Grade:175
# of Students in 7th Grade:191
# of Students in 8th Grade:183
# of Students in 9th Grade:194
# of Students in 10th Grade:179
# of Students in 11th Grade:193
# of Students in 12th Grade:187
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Saucon Valley SD School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saucon Valley 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)
73%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saucon Valley 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 Rate90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Saucon Valley SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,703 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 $15,280 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$41 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Saucon Valley SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$35 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Saucon Valley SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,703$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saucon Valley SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,280$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saucon Valley SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Saucon Valley SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.26, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Saucon Valley Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.