Lehighton Area School District

  • 1000 UNION ST
  • LEHIGHTON, PA 18235
  • (610) 377-4490
4.5
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate97.4%82.7%
Dropout Rate3.3%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$10,161$11,954
Students Per Teacher13.313.7
Number of Schools6-
Number of Students2,483-
Number of (FTE) Teachers186-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment2,48313.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students206
1st Grade Students195
2nd Grade Students173
3rd Grade Students178
4th Grade Students185
5th Grade Students172
6th Grade Students190
7th Grade Students187
8th Grade Students187
9th Grade Students182
10th Grade Students220
11th Grade Students172
12th Grade Students209
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native8
Asian or Pacific Islander6
Hispanic51
Black (Non-Hispanic)38
White (Non-Hispanic)2,347
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,293
Female1,157

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers18613.3
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers13-
Elementary Teachers60-
Secondary Teachers93-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes21-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides51
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors2
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors6
Elementary2
Secondary4
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians4
Library Support Staff1
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff106
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff11
School Administrators6
School Administrative Support Staff16
Student Support Services1
Other Support Services Staff68

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$32,453,000-
Total Local Revenues$19,919,00061.4%
Property Tax$15,616,00048.1%
Public Utility Tax$24,0000.07%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$2,372,0007.3%
All Other Taxes$324,0001.0%
Other School Systems$303,0000.9%
Cities and Counties$33,0000.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$3,0000.01%
School Lunch$508,0001.6%
District Activity Receipts$9,0000.03%
Rents and Royalties$30,0000.09%
Interest Earnings$377,0001.2%
Private Contributions$15,0000.05%
Miscellaneous$305,0000.9%
Total State Revenues$11,167,00034.4%
General Formula Assistance$7,663,00023.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,100,0003.4%
Special Education Programs$1,328,0004.1%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$50,0000.2%
School Lunch Programs$64,0000.2%
Transportation Programs$434,0001.3%
Other Programs$528,0001.6%
Total Federal Revenues$1,367,0004.2%
Through State - Title I$493,0001.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$137,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$10,0000.03%
Through State - Title V, Part A$2,0000.01%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$337,0001.0%
Direct - Other$388,0001.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$26,093,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$17,732,00068.0%
Total Support Services Expenditures$7,336,00028.1%
Student Support$972,0003.0%
Instructional Staff Support$727,0002.2%
General Administration Support$492,0001.5%
School Administration Support$1,178,0003.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$2,304,0007.1%
Student Transportation Support$903,0002.8%
Other Support Services$760,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$1,025,0003.9%
Food Services$1,025,0003.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 97.4%
Total Diploma Count 224
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12293.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Lehighton Area School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 6
  • Students: 2,483
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 186
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EAST PENN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
496 West Lizard Creek Rd
Lehighton, PA
Public | KG-4
150 11.6

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FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1122 Fairyland Rd
Lehighton, PA
Public | PK-4
288 11.9

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LEHIGHTON AREA HIGH SCHOOL
1 Indian Ln
Lehighton, PA
Public | 9-12
783 15.1

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LEHIGHTON AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL
301 Beaver Run Rd
Lehighton, PA
Public | 5-8
736 13.2

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MAHONING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2466 Mahoning Dr East
Lehighton, PA
Public | PK-4
193 12.6

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SHULL-DAVID ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
200 Beaver Run Rd
Lehighton, PA
Public | PK-4
306 13.4

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