Performance Profile

Wilkes-Barre Area SD

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District Fast Facts
District Specifics
District Name Wilkes-Barre Area SD
District Address 730 S Main St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
Telephone Number 570-826-7111
Number of Schools 9
Grades Offered K5F, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Number of Advanced Placement Courses Offered 17
Number of Career and Technical Programs Offered by District Not Available
Average Years of Educational Experience (Total) 14.66
Average Years of Educational Experience (In District) 14.66
District Enrollment 6,972
Percent of Gifted Students 2.6
Dropout Rate (Percent) 2.28
Enrollment in Partnering Career and Technical Center(s) 383
Charter School Enrollment 555
Geographic Size of District (Square Miles) 116.67
Career and Technical Center (CTC) Programs
Career and Technical Center Name Wilkes-Barre Area CTC
Career and Technical Center Website
Supporting Intermediate Unit (IU)
Intermediate Unit Name Luzerne IU 18
Intermediate Unit Website
Percent Enrollment By Ethnicity
American Indian/Alaskan Native (not Hispanic) 0.06
Asian (not Hispanic) 1.35
Black or African American (not Hispanic) 18.95
Hispanic (any race) 31.17
Multi-Racial (not Hispanic) 5.98
White (not Hispanic) 42.44
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (not Hispanic) 0.06
Percent Enrollment by Student Groups
Economically Disadvantaged 77.02
English Learner 7.04
Special Education 18.36
Percent Enrollment by Gender
Female 47.3
Male 52.7
Link to Supplemental Reports:
School Safety Report
Special Education Data Report
State Audit
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