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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Lancaster


Antelope Valley Union High School District Details

Antelope Valley Union High School District
44811 N. Sierra Hwy.
Lancaster, CA 93534

24,619 Students enrolled in District

15 Schools in District

24 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Antelope Valley Union High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academies Of The Antelope Valley School
6300 W. Ave. L
Quartz Hill, CA, 93536
07-12
Antelope Valley High School
44900 N. Division St.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Desert Sands Charter School
44130 20th St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93534
09-12
Desert Winds Continuation High School
45030 Third St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Eastside High School
3200 E. Ave. J 8
Lancaster, CA, 93535
09-12
Highland High School
39055 25th St. W.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
09-12
Lancaster High School
44701 32nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
09-12
Littlerock High School
10833 E. Ave. R
Littlerock, CA, 93543
09-12
Los Angeles County Online High School
2600 Foothill Blvd. #301
La Crescenta, CA, 91214
09-12
Palmdale High School
2137 E. Ave. R
Palmdale, CA, 93550
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.7% 25.6%
Black 18.8% 6.2%
Hispanic 60.8% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.5% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.1% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,778 $141,127,650 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $624 $15,241,200 6.1%
Staff $396 $9,672,300 3.9%
General Administration $42 $1,025,850 0.4%
School Administration $868 $21,200,900 8.5%
Operation $988 $24,131,900 9.6%
Transportation $140 $3,419,500 1.4%
Other $447 $10,917,975 4.4%
Total Support $3,504 $85,585,200 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $960 $23,448,000 9.4%
Total Expenditures $10,242 $250,160,850 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Eastside Union Elementary School District Details

Eastside Union Elementary School District
45006 30th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535

3,353 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Eastside Union Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Columbia Elementary School
2640 E. Ave. J 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Eastside Academy/transitional Learning Center School
44958 30th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
04-08
Eastside Elementary School
6742 E. Ave. H
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Enterprise Elementary School
3730 E. Ave. J 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06
Gifford C. Cole Middle School
3126 E. Ave. I
Lancaster, CA, 93535
07-08
Tierra Bonita Elementary School
44820 N. 27th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.2% 25.6%
Black 25.6% 6.2%
Hispanic 63.0% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 88.8% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 81.5% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,740 $18,884,600 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $278 $914,620 2.7%
Staff $284 $934,360 2.8%
General Administration $186 $611,940 1.8%
School Administration $539 $1,773,310 5.2%
Operation $823 $2,707,670 8.0%
Transportation $297 $977,130 2.9%
Other $356 $1,171,240 3.4%
Total Support $2,763 $9,090,270 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,832 $6,027,280 17.7%
Total Expenditures $10,335 $34,002,150 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Gorman Elementary School District Details

Gorman Elementary School District
49847 Gorman Sch Rd.
Gorman, CA 93243

2,050 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Gorman Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Gorman Elementary School
49847 Gorman Sch Rd.
Gorman, CA, 93243
KG-08
Gorman Learning Center School
1826 Orange Tree Ln.
Redlands, CA, 92374
KG-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.3% 25.6%
Black 4.9% 6.2%
Hispanic 30.5% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.3% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.2% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.7% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $218 $412,456 36.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1 $1,892 0.2%
Staff $40 $75,680 6.5%
General Administration $58 $109,736 9.5%
School Administration $39 $73,788 6.5%
Operation $57 $107,844 9.4%
Transportation $52 $98,384 8.6%
Other $54 $102,168 8.9%
Total Support $301 $569,492 49.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $87 $164,604 14.3%
Total Expenditures $606 $1,146,552 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Lancaster Elementary School District Details

Lancaster Elementary School District
44711 N. Cedar Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534

15,149 Students enrolled in District

23 Schools in District

26 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Lancaster Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Amargosa Creek Middle School
44333 27th St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
06-08
Crossroads Community Day School
44310 Hardwood Ave.
Lancaster, CA, 93534
KG-08
Desert View Elementary School
1555 W. Ave. H 10
Lancaster, CA, 93534
KG-06
Discovery School
44910 17th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-08
Early Childhood Education School
808 W. Ave. J
Lancaster, CA, 93534
N-N
Elementary School Dorado
361 E. Pondera
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
Endeavour Middle School
43755 45th St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
06-08
Ilead Lancaster Charter School
254 E. Ave. K 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-08
Jack Northrop Elementary School
835 E. Ave. K 4
Lancaster, CA, 93535
KG-05
John And Jacquelyn Miller Elementary School
43420 22nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA, 93536
KG-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.2% 25.6%
Black 30.0% 6.2%
Hispanic 51.8% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.9% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.5% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,030 $74,388,670 57.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $411 $6,078,279 4.7%
Staff $204 $3,016,956 2.3%
General Administration $38 $561,982 0.4%
School Administration $636 $9,405,804 7.3%
Operation $793 $11,727,677 9.1%
Transportation $113 $1,671,157 1.3%
Other $519 $7,675,491 5.9%
Total Support $2,714 $40,137,346 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $997 $14,744,633 11.4%
Total Expenditures $8,741 $129,270,649 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Wilsona Elementary School District Details

Wilsona Elementary School District
18050 E. Ave. O
Palmdale, CA 93591

1,333 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

28 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Wilsona Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Challenger Middle School
41725 N. 170th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
05-08
Vista San Gabriel Elementary School
18020 E. Ave. O
Palmdale, CA, 93591
KG-04
Wilsona Achievement Academy School
41725 N. 170th St. E.
Lancaster, CA, 93535
01-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.6% 25.6%
Black 11.3% 6.2%
Hispanic 69.1% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 94.4% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 88.6% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,289 $6,928,590 58.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $198 $259,380 2.2%
Staff $59 $77,290 0.7%
General Administration $274 $358,940 3.0%
School Administration $434 $568,540 4.8%
Operation $756 $990,360 8.4%
Transportation $414 $542,340 4.6%
Other $471 $617,010 5.2%
Total Support $2,605 $3,412,550 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,111 $1,455,410 12.3%
Total Expenditures $9,005 $11,796,550 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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