Lancaster High School

Lancaster High School serves 1,596 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Lancaster High School operates within the Lancaster City School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1596 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,596 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Black
2%
17%
White
96%
73%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.22
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,293 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,826 is less than the state average of $10,997. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,117 is less than the state average of $10,473. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lancaster City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 6,293 905
Graduation Rate 85% 87%
District Total Revenue $65 MM $12 MM
District Spending $55 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,826 $10,997
District Spending / Student $9,117 $10,473
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lancaster Digital Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Ewing Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Medill Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LancasterThomas Ewing Junior High School
    825 East Fair Ave
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7347
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 695 students                      
  • LancasterMedill Elementary School
    1151 James Rd
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7352
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 352 students                      
  • LancasterEast Elementary School
    751 East Wheeling St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7338
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 376 students                      
  • LancasterLancaster Digital Academy
    Charter School
    111 South Broad St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)277-7450
    Charter School

    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 103 students                      
  • LancasterSouth Elementary School
    220 East Walnut St
    LancasterOH 43130
    (740)687-7340
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 280 students                      

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