Lancaster, OH
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Lancaster Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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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Lancaster City School District Details

Lancaster City School District
345 E Mulberry St
Lancaster, OH 43130

6,236 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Lancaster City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH 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
General Sherman Junior High School
701 Union St
Lancaster, OH, 43130
06-08
Gorsuch West Elementary School
440 Trace Dr
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Lancaster City Schools Preschool School
425 Whittier Dr N
Lancaster, OH, 43130
PK-PK
Lancaster High School
1312 Granville Pike
Lancaster, OH, 43130
09-12
Medill Elementary School
751 E Wheeling St
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Mt. Pleasant Elementary School
712 N Broad St
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Sanderson Elementary School
1450 Marietta Rd Ne
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Tallmadge Elementary School
625 Garfield Ave
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Tarhe Trails Elementary School
2141 Greencrest Way
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Thomas Ewing Junior High School
825 E Fair Ave
Lancaster, OH, 43130
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.2% 75.5%
Black 1.8% 17.1%
Hispanic 1.4% 5.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.1% 44.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.9% 40.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,616 $34,785,504 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $561 $3,474,834 4.9%
Staff $394 $2,440,436 3.4%
General Administration $181 $1,121,114 1.6%
School Administration $522 $3,233,268 4.6%
Operation $761 $4,713,634 6.7%
Transportation $275 $1,703,350 2.4%
Other $448 $2,774,912 3.9%
Total Support $3,142 $19,461,548 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,664 $16,500,816 23.3%
Total Expenditures $11,422 $70,747,868 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,084 $10,477,976,505 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $610 $1,050,458,981 4.9%
Staff $385 $663,910,108 3.1%
General Administration $290 $499,963,781 2.4%
School Administration $602 $1,036,234,581 4.9%
Operation $973 $1,675,426,637 7.9%
Transportation $537 $925,284,926 4.4%
Other $459 $789,944,378 3.7%
Total Support $3,856 $6,641,159,511 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,406 $4,143,842,464 19.5%
Total Expenditures $12,346 $21,263,019,505 100.0%
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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