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Allentown City School District
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  • ALLENTOWN, PA

Report Card

grade D+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade D+
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade C minus
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C minus
  7. Administration
    grade C minus
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Allentown City School District is a public school district located in ALLENTOWN, PA. It has 16,730 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 20% of students are at least proficient in math and 35% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
35%
Percent Proficient - Math
20%
Average Graduation Rate
72%
Average SAT
1040
397 responses
Average ACT
23
35 responses

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
16,730
Free or Reduced Lunch
92.3%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$81,988
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$18,698 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    65%
  • Support Services
    30%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$41,167
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,004
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$131,300
National
$217,500

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