The Lehigh Valley consists of 17 Public School Districts within Lehigh and Northampton Counties. The districts are listed below along with a brief description and contact information. Additional information including a School District Map for Lehigh and Northampton Counties, and a School Ratings Website, are also listed below.
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The 17 Lehigh Valley Public School Districts are:
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Allentown School District - (484) 765-4000
The Allentown School District is a large, urban public school district located in Lehigh County. Serving most of the City of Allentown, it is the fourth largest school district in Pennsylvania and encompasses approximately 17 square miles.
The richness of the City’s diversity is strengthened by the District’s central role in educating for America’s future through academic excellence and celebrating the cultural, athletic and artistic range of talent in the schools. Allentown School District students originate from 43 countries and speak 26 languages. Twenty-two schools throughout the City support a labyrinth of beautiful neighborhoods in Allentown.
Bangor Area School District - (610) 588-2163
The Bangor Area School District is a mid-sized, public school district located in Northampton County. It covers approximately 87 square miles serving the Boroughs of Bangor, East Bangor, Portland, and Roseto, and the Townships of Upper Mt. Bethel, Washington, and most of Lower Mt. Bethel.
Bangor Area School District offers a challenging curriculum based on academic standards set by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Bethlehem Area School District - (610) 861-0500
The Bethlehem Area School District is the sixth largest school district in Pennsylvania and covers the City of Bethlehem, the Boroughs of Fountain Hill and Freemansburg, and the Townships of Bethlehem and Hanover in Lehigh and Northampton Counties.
Bethlehem Area School District, in partnership with the home and community, is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment in which each student will attain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become a productive citizen and life-long learner in our technologically demanding and culturally diverse society.
Catasauqua Area School District - (610) 264-5571
The Catasauqua Area School District is a public school district which serves the Borough of Catasauqua and the Township of Hanover in Lehigh County, and the Borough of North Catasauqua in Northampton County. The District is comprised of 6.6 square miles.
Catasauqua Area School District’s vision includes recognition as a leader in education through their commitment to delivering high quality, learner-centered programs that embrace innovation, problem solving, and interdisciplinary collaboration in order to foster student achievement and meet the changing needs of society. In partnership with their community, they believe they can continue to achieve educational excellence and promote lifelong learning.
Easton Area School District - (610) 250-2400
The Easton Area School District is an urban, suburban, and rural public school district located in Northampton County. It serves the City of Easton, as well as Forks, Palmer, and portions of Lower Mt. Bethel Townships. Easton Area School District encompasses approximately 28 square miles.
Easton Area School District respects the diversity of its student population and is dedicated to the importance of developing their students into responsible citizens. They will provide each student with an academically challenging program that enhances creativity, develops an ability to use technology, and encourages critical thinking and problem solving.
East Penn School District - (610) 966-8300
The East Penn School District is a public school district located in Lehigh County. It serves the Boroughs of Alburtis, Emmaus, and Macungie, and the Townships of Lower Macungie and Upper Milford.
East Penn School District believes:
Education is an ever-changing lifelong process and people need to view themselves as life-long learners. Students have a shared responsibility for their own learning. Students of today will live in a different future and must be prepared to confront new challenges. The District must continue to provide an excellent program that addresses the educational needs of all students in a safe and supportive environment. A commitment to continuous improvement is essential to achieve the mission of the District. The collaboration between the home, the District, and the community has a direct correlation to the quality of the educational system and the experience of each student. A strong foundation of experiences leads to constructively contributing citizens who understand the effect of their actions. A strong and effective education system is essential to both the survival and prosperity of a democratic society. The District must manage financial assets in an efficient and effective manner that is fiscally responsible to all members of the community.
Nazareth Area School District - (610) 759-1170
The Nazareth Area School District is a public school district and located in Northampton County. It serves the Boroughs of Nazareth, Stockertown, and Tatamy, and the Townships of Bushkill, Lower Nazareth, and Upper Nazareth.
Nazareth Area School District has a vision focused on excellence in student learning which utilizes a challenging curriculum, dynamic instruction, technology, the workplace, and community. Their students will become collaborative, competitive, resourceful, and constructive citizens. Their community values of responsibility, honesty, appreciation for diversity, and a strong work ethic are central in their schools. The community, students, and teachers will work together to demonstrate life-long learning.
It is the mission of Nazareth Area School District to provide students with a comprehensive and challenging educational program, which includes a focus on learning, the building of character, the development of skills, and competencies necessary to be successful in life and to shape the future. The program will be delivered in a safe and orderly environment and will include K - 12 articulated curricula, research-based classroom best practices, and the integration of technology. The District will work collaboratively with all stakeholders to efficiently and effectively use school and community resources responsibly.
Northampton Area School District - (610) 262-7811
The Northampton Area School District is a public school district located in Northampton County covering 97 square miles. It comprises the Boroughs of Bath, Chapman, and Northampton, and the Townships of Allen, East Allen, Lehigh, and Moore.
Northampton Area School District is dedicated to educating and developing responsible citizens who learn from the past, listen to the present, and lead our future.
Learn, Listen, and Lead.
Northern Lehigh School District - (610) 767-9809
The Northern Lehigh School District is a public school district primarily in Lehigh County with a small portion in Northampton County. It serves the Boroughs of Slatington and Walnutport, as well as Washington Township.
The mission of the Northern Lehigh School District community is to create a challenging and supportive environment dedicated to meeting the diverse educational needs of all learners. They believe:
All students can learn and succeed. A positive attitude and self-esteem enhance the learning process. Learning is a lifelong process. Education has the responsibility to meet each learner's needs. The educational system has a role as a support center for student and community social services. Student achievement and motivation are enhanced by a quality learning environment. Multicultural awareness is an integral part of a student's education. The community and education systems are interdependent. On-going staff development is essential to quality learning. Communication skills are essential to success.
Northwestern Lehigh School District - (610) 298-8661
The Northwestern Lehigh School District is a public school district in the northwestern corner of Lehigh County. It serves Heidelberg, Lowhill, Lynn, and Weisenberg Townships.
It is the mission of the Northwestern Lehigh School District to educate, challenge, and inspire their students with a commitment to excellence through learning.
Parkland School District - (610) 351-5503
The Parkland School District is a 72 square mile public school district located in Lehigh County. It serves North Whitehall, South Whitehall, and Upper Macungie Townships, as well as the Trexler Park neighborhood in West Allentown.
It is the mission for the Parkland School District to ensure that each student is empowered with success strategies for lifelong learning by creating a secure and effective learning environment in collaboration with dedicated staff, involved parents, and a supportive community.
Pen Argyl Area School District - (610) 863-7040
The Pen Argyl Area School District is a public school district located in Northampton County. It serves the Boroughs of Pen Argyl and Wind Gap, as well as Plainfield Township.
The mission of the Pen Argyl School District is to educate students and to assist them in realizing their full potential as responsible, productive, and contributing members of society by providing an educational environment in which students are challenged - excellence is expected and differences are valued.
Salisbury Township School District - (610) 797-2062
The Salisbury Township School District is a public school district located in Lehigh County. It serves Salisbury Township. Salisbury Township School District boasts highly qualified professional and support staff personnel that foster an educational experience for each child that is second to none. The belief that each child must be enriched through the development of intellectual, social, emotional, and physical skills are at the heart of what they do on a daily basis. The development and use of 21st century skills such as creative thinking, innovative problem-solving, and the use of technology to assist in learning are critical to their mission. Coupled with a strong program in "the basic" core subjects, the District provides best practice in instruction within a culture of learning for all.
Saucon Valley School District - (610) 838-7001
The Saucon Valley School District is a mid-sized suburban public school district located in Northampton County. It serves the Borough of Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township. The District encompasses approximately 20 square miles.
The community is actively involved in its schools and has high expectations for its students. The Saucon Valley School District is consolidated in a single, state-of-the-art complex, the SVSD Campus, encompassing 106 acres.
Southern Lehigh School District - (610) 282-3121
The Southern Lehigh School District is a public school district located in Lehigh County. It serves the Borough of Coopersburg, and Lower Milford and Upper Saucon Townships.
The mission of Southern Lehigh School District is educating today’s learner….for tomorrow’s opportunities. In pursuit of excellence, they have created a culture of innovation and creativity empowering students for a brighter future in a global society.
Whitehall Coplay School District - (610) 439-1431
The Whitehall Coplay School District is a public school district located in Lehigh County. It serves the Borough of Coplay and Whitehall Township.
The mission of the Whitehall Coplay School District is to serve the diverse community by providing educational opportunities designed to challenge students to strive for professional excellence and responsible citizenship.
Wilson Area School District - (484) 373-6000
The Wilson Area School District is a public school district located in Northampton County. It serves the Boroughs of Glendon, West Easton, and Wilson, as well as Williams Township.
Wilson Area School District will provide a safe environment and a variety of learning experiences that embrace diversity and all students to achieve to their fullest potential as responsible and productive citizens, who become life-long learners. The District and Community will work in partnership to prepare their students for tomorrow’s challenges so that they may go forth to serve.