Allentown City School District

  • 31 SOUTH PENN ST
  • ALLENTOWN, PA 18105
  • (484) 765-4000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate66.9%82.7%
Dropout Rate8.5%2.6%
Per Pupil Spending$8,914$11,954
Students Per Teacher15.313.7
Number of Schools22-
Number of Students17,766-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,158-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment17,76615.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students219
Kindergarten Students1,277
1st Grade Students1,412
2nd Grade Students1,428
3rd Grade Students1,419
4th Grade Students1,441
5th Grade Students1,391
6th Grade Students1,338
7th Grade Students1,175
8th Grade Students1,207
9th Grade Students1,403
10th Grade Students1,326
11th Grade Students1,069
12th Grade Students1,060
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native25
Asian or Pacific Islander242
Hispanic10,989
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,994
White (Non-Hispanic)2,915
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male8,950
Female8,215

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,15815.3
Prekindergarten Teachers7-
Kindergarten Teachers44-
Elementary Teachers511-
Secondary Teachers503-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes93-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides253
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors31
Elementary16
Secondary15
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians15
Library Support Staff21
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff703
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff50
School Administrators57
School Administrative Support Staff178
Student Support Services141
Other Support Services Staff273

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$198,570,000-
Total Local Revenues$81,750,00041.2%
Property Tax$67,966,00034.2%
Public Utility Tax$112,0000.06%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$6,849,0003.4%
All Other Taxes$2,475,0001.2%
Other School Systems$520,0000.3%
Cities and Counties$26,0000.01%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$15,0000.01%
School Lunch$807,0000.4%
Rents and Royalties$78,0000.04%
Sale of Property$10,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$1,809,0000.9%
Private Contributions$317,0000.2%
Miscellaneous$766,0000.4%
Total State Revenues$92,848,00046.8%
General Formula Assistance$62,664,00031.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$7,374,0003.7%
Special Education Programs$9,001,0004.5%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$185,0000.09%
School Lunch Programs$510,0000.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$95,0000.05%
Transportation Programs$1,368,0000.7%
Other Programs$11,651,0005.9%
Total Federal Revenues$23,972,00012.1%
Through State - Title I$10,844,0005.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,875,0000.9%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$233,0000.1%
Through State - Title V, Part A$37,0000.02%
Through State - Bilingual Education$499,0000.3%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$5,953,0003.0%
Through State - Other$1,637,0000.8%
Direct - Impact Aid$13,0000.01%
Direct - Other$2,881,0001.5%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$159,491,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$99,421,00062.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$53,754,00033.7%
Student Support$8,647,0004.4%
Instructional Staff Support$10,607,0005.3%
General Administration Support$2,318,0001.2%
School Administration Support$7,049,0003.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$14,485,0007.3%
Student Transportation Support$4,879,0002.5%
Other Support Services$5,769,0002.9%
Total Other Expenditures$6,316,0004.0%
Food Services$6,316,0003.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 66.9%
Total Diploma Count 1,080
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-124578.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Allentown City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 22
  • Students: 17,766
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,158
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CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
829 West Turner St
Allentown, PA
Public | 1-5
730 16.2

3 out of 5
4 Reviews
CLEVELAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
424 North 9th St
Allentown, PA
Public | 2-5
274 15.9

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FRANCIS D RAUB MIDDLE SCHOOL
102 South Saint Cloud St
Allentown, PA
Public | 5-8
884 12.3

1 out of 5
1 Review
HARRISON-MORTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
137 North 2nd St
Allentown, PA
Public | 6-8
833 13.5

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HIRAM W DODD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1944 South Church St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
736 17.5

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JACKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
517 North 15th St
Allentown, PA
Public | 1-5
383 19.3

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JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
750 Saint John St
Allentown, PA
Public | PK-5
646 14.0

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LEHIGH PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1708 Coronado St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
250 13.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
LINCOLN EARLY CHILD CENTER SCHOOL
1402 West Walnut St
Allentown, PA
Public | PK-KG
394 23.2

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LOUIS E DIERUFF HIGH SCHOOL
815 North Irving St
Allentown, PA
Public | 9-12
1,734 15.0

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MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1124 West Turner St
Allentown, PA
Public | 1-5
227 14.7

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MIDWAY MANOR EARLY CHILD CENTER SCHOOL
2020 East Pennsylvania St
Allentown, PA
Public | PK-KG
351 13.0

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MOSSER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
129 South Dauphin St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
700 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
MUHLENBERG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
740 North 21st St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
610 18.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
RITTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
740 North Plymouth St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
590 22.4

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
210 West Susquehanna St
Allentown, PA
Public | PK-5
644 18.1

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SHERIDAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
521 North 2nd St
Allentown, PA
Public | 1-5
654 19.7

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SOUTH MOUNTAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
709 West Emmaus Ave
Allentown, PA
Public | 6-8
1,105 11.7

5 out of 5
6 Reviews
TREXLER MIDDLE SCHOOL
851 North 15th St
Allentown, PA
Public | 5-8
903 11.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
UNION TERRACE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1939 West Union St
Allentown, PA
Public | KG-5
808 20.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
837 North 9th St
Allentown, PA
Public | 1-5
585 18.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
WILLIAM ALLEN HIGH SCHOOL
126 North 17th St
Allentown, PA
Public | 9-12
3,124 14.9

4 out of 5
13 Reviews
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