Nancy Cory Elementary School

Nancy Cory Elementary School serves 653 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Nancy Cory Elementary School operates within the Lancaster Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 653 students has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 653 students
Nancy Cory Elementary School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Nancy Cory Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Nancy Cory Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 22:1
Nancy Cory Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
11%
Nancy Cory Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
39%
52%
Nancy Cory Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
22%
7%
Nancy Cory Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
29%
26%
Nancy Cory Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nancy Cory Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nancy Cory Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.72 1.15
Nancy Cory Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
99%
10%
Nancy Cory Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
n/a
n/a
Nancy Cory Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lancaster Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 14,430 1,671
Lancaster Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $152 MM $19 MM
Lancaster Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $142 MM $18 MM
Lancaster Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,083 $11,099
Lancaster Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,382 $10,975
Lancaster Elementary School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Soar High (students On Academic Rise) (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Endeavour Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Wind Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lancaster Soar High (students On Academic Rise)
    Alternative School
    3041 West Ave K
    Lancaster , CA , 93536
    (661)722-6300
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lancaster West Wind Elementary School
    44044 36th St West
    Lancaster , CA , 93536
    (661)948-0192
    0.8  mi  |  778  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lancaster Endeavour Middle School
    43755 45th St West
    Lancaster , CA , 93536
    (661)943-8270
    1.1  mi  |  809  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lancaster Valley View Elementary School
    3310 West Ave L8
    Lancaster , CA , 93536
    (661)943-2451
    1.3  mi  |  857  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Lancaster John And Jacquelyn Miller Elementary School
    43420 22nd St West
    Lancaster , CA , 93536
    (661)726-1826
    1.3  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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