Lehighton Area High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
9.6
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 726 Students
  • 50 Teachers

Lehighton Area High School
1 INDIAN LN
LEHIGHTON, PA 18235

Phone: (610) 377-6180

District: Lehighton Area School District

Overview

At Lehighton Area High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lehighton Area High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Lehighton Area High School is the only high school in the Lehighton Area School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 726
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 7%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 33%
Full-Time Teachers 50

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 75%
Proficient in Math 68%
College Readiness Index 9.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 726
Proficient in Reading (district average) 75%
Proficient in Math (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 9.6

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