Hiram W Dodd Elementary School



Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 120
2 125
3 106
4 83
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Allentown, PA in the Allentown City School District. It enrolls 648 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hiram W Dodd Elementary School is the 288th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 10,603rd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 648
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,603rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 288th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,501st out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 454th out of 1,773

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Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 343
(53%)
6,056
(53%)
 Female 305
(47%)
5,284
(47%)

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 453
(70%)
7,772
(69%)
 Black 72
(11%)
1,669
(15%)
 White 68
(10%)
1,241
(11%)
 Two or More 39
(6%)
487
(4%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
142
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
13
(0%)

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 378
(58%)
6,684
(59%)
 Not Eligible 247
(38%)
4,178
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
478
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Hiram W Dodd Elementary School is ranked 338th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hiram W Dodd Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 667
2006 717
2007 729
2008 740
2009 736
2010 751
2011 670
2012 685
2013 679
2014 663
2015 648

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 21.2
2007 20.9
2008 17.3
2009 17.5
2010 16.3
2011 34.3
2012 20
2013 19.4
2014 18.4
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6311844077961
2006 0.63458856345886
2007 0.66117969821674
2008 0.67837837837838
2009 0.7241847826087
2010 0.86817576564581
2011 0.75820895522388
2012 0.80875912408759
2013 0.78939617083947
2014 0.57164404223228
2015 0.61882716049383

Compare Hiram W Dodd Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 61.9%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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