Southern Lehigh School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Lehigh

District Profile

5775 Main St

Center Valley, PA 18034-8439

Phone 610-282-3121

Fax 610-282-0193

Includes the municipalities of Coopersburg Borough, Lower Milford Township, Upper Saucon Township.

Square Miles

45.27

Students Enrolled

3,165

Total Number of Schools:

5
  • Hopewell El Sch (K-3)
  • Liberty Bell El Sch (K-3)
  • Southern Lehigh Intermediate Sch (4-6)
  • Southern Lehigh MS (7-8)
  • Southern Lehigh SHS (9-12)
District Provided Online Learning

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

3,165

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.38%
Asian
6.26%
Black
2.12%
Latino
5.91%
Pacific Islander
0.06%
2 or More Races
0.57%
White
84.71%

Gender

Male
50.62%
Female
49.38%

Other Statistics

Special Education
10.49%
English Learner
1.17%

Financials

Median Household Income

$94,706.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $50,209,163.55 77.22%
State Revenues $14,481,545.49 22.27%
Federal $324,200.89 0.49%
Other N/A N/A

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$42,354,110.98
Property Values Within District
$287,900.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

94.89%

Rigorous Courses

19
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

81.89%
College/University
0.75%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 78.92% 77.83% N/A
Grade 4 82.61% 80.58% 93.69%
Grade 5 82.20% 73.49% N/A
Grade 6 80.44% 68.86% N/A
Grade 7 80.95% 68.25% N/A
Grade 8 80.16% 59.69% 80.62%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 77.54% 83.45% 89.26%

Staff

204

Teachers

13

Administrators

137

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

16:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Michael Mahon

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Mary Reinartz
Board President
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

William Lycett
Board Vice President
11 2019-2023
Jeffrey Dimmig
15 2019-2023
Kyle Gangewere
3 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Emily Gehman
7 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Nicole King
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Stephen Maund
1 2021-2025
Priya Sareen
3 2019-2023
Christopher Wayock
1 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

* In accordance with Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019, school board directors are required to complete approved training starting in the 2018-2019 school year. School board directors who began their term in 2017 are permitted to take this training, but it is not required. School board directors who began their term after July 1, 2018 are required to complete an initial 5 hours of new school director training and at the beginning of each subsequent election, 3 hours of advanced school director training. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and ongoing.