Northern Lehigh Shs



Northern Lehigh Shs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northern Lehigh Shs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 147
10 131
11 144
12 151

Northern Lehigh Shs is a public high school of the Northern Lehigh School District located in Slatington, PA. It has 573 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northern Lehigh Shs is the 440th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 9,605th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 573
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.48

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Northern Lehigh Shs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 307
(54%)
429
(51%)
 Female 266
(46%)
410
(49%)

Northern Lehigh Shs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 515
(90%)
734
(87%)
 Hispanic 38
(7%)
64
(8%)
 Black 14
(2%)
22
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
14
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Northern Lehigh Shs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 382
(67%)
539
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 153
(27%)
239
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
61
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northern Lehigh Shs is ranked 420th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northern Lehigh Shs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 37.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Northern Lehigh Shs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 710
2006 699
2007 707
2008 686
2009 683
2010 652
2011 587
2012 573

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.1
2007 16.6
2008 16.3
2009 15.8
2010 14.8
2011 14.2
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17323943661972
2006 0.12589413447783
2007 0.22206506364922
2008 0.24781341107872
2009 0.28696925329429
2010 0.28220858895706
2011 0.32197614991482
2012 0.33333333333333

Compare Northern Lehigh Shs to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.3%
 
State Average 37.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 573 13.8:1  
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