Top 10 Best Lancaster Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 53 public schools serving 40,935 students in Lancaster, CA (there are 18 private schools, serving 4,431 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in Lancaster, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Lancaster, CA are Mission Academy, Mission View Public and Vista Real Charter High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lancaster, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 8% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Lancaster have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lancaster, CA Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mission Academy
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
43141 Business Center Pkwy Ste
Lancaster, CA 93535
(844) 788-3965
Grades: 6-12
| 360 students
Rank: #22.
Mission View Public
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
26334 Citrus St.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 874-1341
Grades: K-12
| 266 students
Rank: #33.
Vista Real Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 9% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 S. A St. Ste. 3
Lancaster, CA 93535
(805) 486-5449
Grades: 9-12
| 1,341 students
Rank: #44.
Desert Sands Charter
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
44130 20th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-3357
Grades: 9-12
| 705 students
Rank: #55.
Life Source International Charter
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
44339 Beech Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 579-2970
Grades: K-8
| 328 students
Rank: #66.
Antelope Valley Learning Academy
Charter School
Math: 7% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
37212 47th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 272-0044
Grades: K-12
| 1,074 students
Rank: #77.
Assurance Learning Academy
Charter School
Math: 4% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
43145 Business Center Ste. 102
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 272-1225
Grades: 8-12
| 2,920 students
Rank: n/an/a
Academies Of The Antelope Valley
Charter School
6300 W. Ave. L
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 948-7655
Grades: 6-12
| 638 students
Rank: n/an/a
44333 27th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 729-6064
Grades: 6-8
| 883 students
Rank: n/an/a
44900 N. Division St.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 948-8552
Grades: 9-12
| 1,458 students
Rank: n/an/a
41725 N. 170th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 264-1790
Grades: 5-8
| 560 students
Rank: n/an/a
2640 E. Ave. J-4
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 946-5656
Grades: K-6
| 622 students
Rank: n/an/a
9023 W. Ave. H
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 942-0488
Grades: K-8
| 711 students
Rank: n/an/a
1555 W. Ave. H-10
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-9521
Grades: K-6
| 633 students
Rank: n/an/a
Desert Winds Continuation High School
Alternative School
415 E. Kettering St.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 948-7555
Grades: 9-12
| 714 students
Rank: n/an/a
Discovery
44910 17th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 949-3175
Grades: K-5
| 658 students
Rank: n/an/a
44327 Fig Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 723-0351
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Eastside Academy/transitional Learning Center
Alternative School
45006 N. 30th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 952-1200
Grades: K-8
| 8 students
Rank: n/an/a
6742 E. Ave. H
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 946-3907
Grades: K-6
| 402 students
Rank: n/an/a
Eastside High School
3200 E. Ave. J-8
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 946-3800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,744 students
Rank: n/an/a
361 E. Pondera
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-8487
Grades: K-5
| 710 students
Rank: n/an/a
43755 45th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 943-8270
Grades: 6-8
| 740 students
Rank: n/an/a
3730 E. Ave. J-4
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 946-6277
Grades: K-6
| 737 students
831 E. Ave. K-2
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 206-0120
Grades: 6-8
| 407 students
Rank: n/an/a
3126 E. Ave. I
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 946-1041
Grades: 7-8
| 661 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ilead Lancaster Charter
Charter School
254 E. Ave. K-4
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 722-4287
Grades: K-8
| 736 students
Rank: n/an/a
835 E. Ave. K-4
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 949-0435
Grades: K-5
| 664 students
Rank: n/an/a
5632 W. Ave. L-8
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 943-3258
Grades: 6-8
| 902 students
43420 22nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 726-1826
Grades: K-6
| 665 students
Rank: n/an/a
43926 N. Second St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 948-0743
Grades: K-5
| 473 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies
Alternative School
44034 13th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 488-7600
Grades: K-8
| 1,164 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lancaster High School
44701 32nd St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 726-7649
Grades: 9-12
| 2,726 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Leadership Academy
Alternative School
44310 Hardwood Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 726-5454
Grades: K-8
| 49 students
Rank: n/an/a
44021 15th St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 726-9913
Grades: K-5
| 582 students
Rank: n/an/a
44924 N. Fifth St. E.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 942-0431
Grades: K-8
| 688 students
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Lancaster, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5606 West Ave L8
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 722-3307
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
44514 20th St. East
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 317-9236
Grades: K-8
| 210 students
6300 West Ave. L
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 722-4421
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students
4612 Dehesa Rd., Rm. 11
Lancaster, CA 93535
(619) 286-0312
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
6742 East Avenue H
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 952-1222
Grades: K-8
| 39 students
808 West Ave J
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-0496
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
5606 W. Ave. L-8
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 206-3750
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
41625 North 170th St., East
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 264-2118
Grades: K-5
| 521 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Lancaster, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Lancaster, CA include Mission Academy, Mission View Public and Vista Real Charter High School.
How many public schools are located in Lancaster, CA?
53 public schools are located in Lancaster, CA.
What percentage of students in Lancaster, CA go to public school?
90% of all K-12 students in Lancaster, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Lancaster, CA?
Lancaster, CA public schools minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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