Lancaster, SC
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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 01 School District Details

Lancaster 01 School District
300 South Catawba Street
Lancaster, SC 29720

12,310 Students enrolled in District

20 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Lancaster 01 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to South Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of SC 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
Andrew Jackson High School
6925 Kershaw Camden Highway
Kershaw, SC, 29067
09-12
Andrew Jackson Middle School
6865 Kershaw Camden Highway
Kershaw, SC, 29067
06-08
A. R. Rucker Middle School
422 Old Dixie Road
Lancaster, SC, 29720
06-08
Brooklyn Springs Elementary School
1637 Billings Drive
Lancaster, SC, 29720
PK-05
Buford Elementary School
1906 North Rocky River Road
Lancaster, SC, 29720
PK-05
Buford High School
4290 Tabernacle Road
Lancaster, SC, 29720
09-12
Buford Middle School
1890 North Rocky River Road
Lancaster, SC, 29720
06-08
Clinton Elementary School
110 Clinton School Road
Lancaster, SC, 29720
PK-05
Discovery Charter Of Lancaster School
302 West Dunlap Street
Lancaster, SC, 29720
KG-05
Erwin Elementary School
1477 Locustwood Avenue
Lancaster, SC, 29720
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.6% 53.9%
Black 28.7% 36.0%
Hispanic 7.6% 8.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.1% 55.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.3% 50.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,125 $61,310,375 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $683 $8,170,729 6.5%
Staff $519 $6,208,797 4.9%
General Administration $101 $1,208,263 1.0%
School Administration $607 $7,261,541 5.8%
Operation $760 $9,091,880 7.2%
Transportation $247 $2,954,861 2.3%
Other $248 $2,966,824 2.4%
Total Support $3,163 $37,838,969 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,235 $26,737,305 21.2%
Total Expenditures $10,523 $125,886,649 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,302 $4,011,215,057 46.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $741 $560,740,805 6.5%
Staff $565 $427,587,047 4.9%
General Administration $97 $73,304,095 0.8%
School Administration $601 $454,503,652 5.2%
Operation $936 $707,883,940 8.2%
Transportation $385 $291,268,692 3.4%
Other $342 $258,562,184 3.0%
Total Support $3,667 $2,773,826,818 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,484 $1,879,432,573 21.7%
Total Expenditures $11,453 $8,664,517,194 100.0%
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%