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 114
1 102
2 123
3 109
4 114
5 123
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 685 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hiram W Dodd Elementary School is the 219th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 8,345th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 685
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,345th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 219th out of 1,834
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,782nd out of 1,834
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 591st out of 1,834

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Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 381
(56%)
6,476
(52%)
 Female 304
(44%)
5,901
(48%)

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 481
(70%)
8,244
(67%)
 White 87
(13%)
1,629
(13%)
 Black 82
(12%)
1,885
(15%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
415
(3%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
174
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
19
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Hiram W Dodd Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 504
(74%)
9,895
(80%)
 Not Eligible 131
(19%)
1,650
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(7%)
832
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,788 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Hiram W Dodd Elementary School is ranked 123rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hiram W Dodd Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.4%. 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

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

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

Compare Hiram W Dodd Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 80.9%
 

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