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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Lancaster City School District Details

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

6,377 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

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)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
61%
61%
63%
62%
59%
60%
61%
61%
63%
62%
59%
60%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Early Childhood Center 1 School
425 Whittier Dr N
Lancaster, OH, 43130
PK-PK
Early Childhood Center 2 School
1450 Marietta Rd
Lancaster, OH, 43130
PK-PK
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 High School
1312 Granville Pike
Lancaster, OH, 43130
09-12
Medill Elementary School
1160 Sheridan Dr
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Mt. Pleasant Elementary School
712 N Broad St
Lancaster, OH, 43130
KG-05
Tallmadge Elementary School
694 Talmadge 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) 94.5% 72.8%
Black 2.8% 17.9%
Hispanic 2.2% 6.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.6% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.5% 20.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,294 $40,237,542 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $700 $4,475,100 5.3%
Staff $422 $2,697,846 3.2%
General Administration $238 $1,521,534 1.8%
School Administration $575 $3,675,975 4.3%
Operation $821 $5,248,653 6.2%
Transportation $335 $2,141,655 2.5%
Other $479 $3,062,247 3.6%
Total Support $3,570 $22,823,010 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,395 $21,704,235 25.6%
Total Expenditures $13,259 $84,764,787 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,885 $11,675,377,079 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $706 $1,197,797,522 5.1%
Staff $406 $687,848,134 2.9%
General Administration $329 $557,606,671 2.4%
School Administration $654 $1,109,670,988 4.7%
Operation $1,032 $1,750,061,637 7.4%
Transportation $587 $995,690,600 4.2%
Other $509 $863,480,400 3.7%
Total Support $4,223 $7,161,883,305 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,813 $4,769,348,416 20.2%
Total Expenditures $13,921 $23,606,673,322 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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