Asa Packer Elementary School



Asa Packer Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Asa Packer Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 53
1 61
2 39
3 59
4 64
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Asa Packer Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bethlehem, PA in the Bethlehem Area School District. It enrolls 343 students in grades 1st through 12th. Asa Packer Elementary School is the 1,266th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 37,701st largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 343
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,701st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,266th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 879th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,300th out of 1,773

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Asa Packer Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 180
(52%)
4,593
(52%)
 Female 163
(48%)
4,250
(48%)

Asa Packer Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 238
(69%)
3,904
(44%)
 Asian 36
(10%)
321
(4%)
 Hispanic 36
(10%)
3,546
(40%)
 Two or More 17
(5%)
237
(3%)
 Black 16
(5%)
809
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Asa Packer Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 266
(78%)
3,582
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 71
(21%)
4,761
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
500
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Asa Packer Elementary School is ranked 1,442nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Asa Packer Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.4%) is lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Asa Packer Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 425
2007 437
2008 453
2009 423
2010 403
2011 376
2012 397
2013 343
2014 328
2015 343

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 21.5
2007 18.1
2008 18.7
2009 16.3
2010 16.8
2011 16.3
2012 17.6
2013 15.2
2014 14.9
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.091412742382271
2006 0.082352941176471
2007 0.093821510297483
2008 0.099337748344371
2009
2010 0.1166253101737
2011 0.15691489361702
2012 N/A
2013 0.13702623906706
2014 0.16768292682927
2015 0.22448979591837

Compare Asa Packer Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.4%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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