Donegan Elementary School



Donegan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Donegan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 74
1 75
2 74
3 68
4 76
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Donegan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bethlehem, PA in the Bethlehem Area School District. It enrolls 434 students in grades 1st through 12th. Donegan Elementary School is the 927th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 28,540th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 434
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,540th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 927th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 121st out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 454th out of 1,773

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Donegan Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 221
(51%)
4,250
(48%)
 Male 213
(49%)
4,593
(52%)

Donegan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 336
(77%)
3,546
(40%)
 Black 53
(12%)
809
(9%)
 White 34
(8%)
3,904
(44%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
321
(4%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
237
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Donegan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 413
(95%)
4,761
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(3%)
500
(6%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
3,582
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Donegan Elementary School is ranked 308th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Donegan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.6%) is significantly 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.

Donegan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 566
2006 581
2007 582
2008 490
2009 427
2010 390
2011 352
2012 386
2013 480
2014 477
2015 434

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 10.3
2007 11.7
2008 10.4
2009 10
2010 10.8
2011 10.2
2012 11.4
2013 13.5
2014 13.1
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71731448763251
2006 0.78313253012048
2007 0.71134020618557
2008 0.75714285714286
2009 0.049180327868852
2010 0.8974358974359
2011 0.87784090909091
2012 N/A
2013 0.83125
2014 0.90356394129979
2015 0.98617511520737

Compare Donegan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 98.6%
 

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Donegan Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 434 11.6:1  
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Private PK - 08 337 20:1 2 miles
William Penn Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 236 13.2:1 2 miles
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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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