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Class of 2020 - Click here for an important update on in-person graduation. 


Families - The Allentown School District will start the 2020-21 School Year online. please confirm that each child in your household has the necessary technology & internet access needed to complete online learning: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TJR9DML

Familias - El Distrito Escolar de Allentown comenzará el año escolar 2020-21 en línea. Por favor utilice este formulario para confirmar que cada niño en su hogar tiene la tecnología y acceso necesarios al Internet para completar el aprendizaje en línea:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TJR9DML


Saturday, August 8, 2020 9 AM-1 PM 
Location: William Allen HS – 9th Grade Center Parking Garage(Corner of Linden St and St Cloud)

This is for fall sport athletes and will be by appointment only. CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT.

You MUST bring a completed PIAA CIPPE form 
(section 1 through 5) to be seen.  Sections 7, 8, and 9 are not required at this time. Forms can be downloaded fromhttps://www.piaa.org/resources/forms/default.aspx 

During the June 29 ASD Board Meeting, Allentown's Athletic Health and Safety Plan was approved, providing guidelines for our student-athletes to return to play during the summer months. Click here to review the Health & Safety Plan and contact Mr. Stoudt for more information. 

Summer Meals

ASD will continue to offer Grab & Go meals during the summer on Mondays & Wednesdays from 11 AM - 1PM. Click here for a list of locations and recommended guidelines for families: 

Fall Family Survey
Families - we want your feedback! As always, the health, safety, and welfare of Allentown students, staff, and community is our top priority. Your input is crucial to help us understand the needs and concerns of our ASD families as we plan for what school looks like in the fall. Click here for an important update from Superintendent Parker and to take the survey in English or Spanish: https://bit.ly/3bEFvC9


Click the link below to download the Dieruff 2020 Virtual Commencement: https://public.3.basecamp.com/p/b7akJn84AEQL1oGhrLdaeVJ5.
This link will expire 7/10/20. 

Please feel free to review the Louis E. Dieruff High School 61st Annual Commencement Program.

SAP (Student Assistance Program): Live and virtual assessments & referrals using telehealth for students struggling to cope with behavioral and mental health symptoms. Download Flyer English / Spanish

Safe2Say Something:A message from Superintendent Parker and resources for parents

The Louis E. Dieruff High School is one of three high schools located in the city of Allentown. 
The richness of The Allentown School District's diversity is strengthened by its central role in educating our students for America's future through academic excellence and celebrating the culturally responsive, athletic and artistic range of talent in the schools. ASD students originate from 51 countries and speak 26 languages. There are twenty-five academic buildings throughout the City. 

During the 2016-2017 school year, the district enrolled 16,628 students across 15 Elementary & Early Childhood Centers (7,976), 4 Middle Schools (3,421) and 3 High Schools (5,231).  The Allentown School District has 2,429 personnel.

89.1% of our families are denoted as Low Income, and 100% receive Free/Reduced Lunch.  ASD is the third largest urban school system out of 500 Districts in the Commonwealth and serves a community with a poverty rate of 38.64% of the City's population. (2013 Census). 

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