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James Buchanan El Sch Overview

James Buchanan El Sch is a part of the Bethlehem Area Sd school district in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. As of our last data update the school employs 16.50 full-time teachers. There are 265 students of which 113 receive a free lunch and 24 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

JAMES BUCHANAN EL SCH
1621 CATASAUQUA RD
BETHLEHEM, PA 18017

Mailing Address

JAMES BUCHANAN EL SCH
1621 CATASAUQUA ROAD
BETHLEHEM, PA 18017

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Bethlehem Area Sd
Phone Number: 610-865-1766
School ID: 420357003442
Full-time Teachers: 16.50
Total Students: 265
Eligible for Free Lunch: 113
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 16.06 students per full-time teacher compared to the Pennsylvania average of 14.75 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - James Buchanan El Sch Values
Legend mark for state points - Pennsylvania Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
GradeStudents TestedAdvanced MathProficient MathBasic MathBelow Basic Math
3 38 47.4% 34.2% 13.2% 5.3%
4 36 61.1% 33.3% 5.6% 0.0%
5 45 44.4% 33.3% 20.0% 2.2%
GradeStudents TestedAdvanced ReadingProficient ReadingBasic ReadingBelow Basic Reading
3 38 23.7% 52.6% 7.9% 15.8%
4 35 42.9% 37.1% 14.3% 5.7%
5 45 24.4% 35.6% 26.7% 13.3%
GradeStudents TestedAdvanced ScienceProficient ScienceBasic ScienceBelow Basic Science
4 37 40.5% 43.2% 16.2% 0.0%
GradeStudents TestedAdvanced WritingProficient WritingBasic WritingBelow Basic Writing
5 44 2.3% 68.2% 29.5% 0.0%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) 2011-2012 - http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/school_assessments/7442

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students75-79%80-84%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students65-69%70-74%
Math: All Female80-89%80-89%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female70-79%60-69%
Math: All Male75-79%80-84%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male65-69%70-74%
Math: 3rd Grade70-79%80-89%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade70-79%70-79%
Math: 4th Grade80-89%>= 90%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade70-79%70-79%
Math: 5th Grade70-79%70-79%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade50-59%60-69%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Lehigh County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Lehigh County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for JAMES BUCHANAN EL SCH

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Closest Public Library Systems:

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Distance: ~2 miles

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Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey